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Glass-Bottomed-Boat Tour for Two, Four, or Six at The Meadows Center (Up to 47% Off)

San Marcos

97% of 2010 customers recommend

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In a Nutshell

A glass-bottomed boat glides through the San Marcos Springs and affords views of songbirds above and turtles or fish below

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 90 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 2 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Reservations not accepted. $3 parking fee on weekdays; free on weekends. Not valid 12/22-12/25/14, 12/31/14-1/1/15, 1/5-1/9/15, and 3/14-3/22/15. May be repurchased every 90 days. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The Meadows Center - San Marcos: Glass-Bottomed-Boat Tour for Two, Four, or Six at The Meadows Center (Up to 47% Off)

Like smashing a snow globe against your forehead, tours can open up a fascinating new world right before your eyes. Go beyond the surface with this Groupon.

Choose from Three Options

  • $10 for two tickets for a glass-bottomed-boat tour (up to an $18 value)
  • $19 for four tickets for a glass-bottomed boat tour (up to a $36 value)
  • $29 for six tickets for a glass-bottomed boat tour (up to a $54 value)

During each 30-minute tour, passengers climb aboard handmade boats that glide through the San Marcos Springs. Beneath the glass bottom, fish and turtles swim through the clear waters as a guide points out each species and narrates fun facts about the environment. Tours run daily from 10:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.

The value of this deal is based on regular ticket prices and doesn’t reflect senior or child discounts. Kids aged 2 and younger ride free.

The Meadows Center

Run by Texas State University, The Meadows Center (formerly Aquarena) introduces visitors to the lush diversity of the San Marcos Springs and intricate system of waterways. Glass-bottomed boats set out for guided tours of Spring Lake, gazing at the aquatic life and University midterm papers below. Above the springs that bubble up from the bottom, soft shell turtles and bluegill sunfish swim in the clear waters and songbirds survey the sky. Eight endangered species populate the springs, including beetles and two species of salamander. On land, visitors can explore gardens of native Texan plants or a hall of nature exhibit.


97% of 2010 customers recommend

A wonderful place to visit if you're in the San Marcos area. The water is crystal clear and our guide was very interesting. We upgraded to the 45 min trip and glad we did. The kids ages 2 & 6 thoroughly enjoyed it too.
Lynne P. · 5 days ago
Great wildlife and clear waters.
CECIL H. · July 16, 2016
this was a very enjoyable afternoon for the kids...very educational and relaxed
Carolyn B. · July 13, 2016
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    San Marcos

    211 San Marcos Springs Drive

    San Marcos, TX 78666


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