Bandera: A Small Town You'll Never Forget

With a population of merely 1,000 residents, Bandera is a small town in Texas Hill Country and the Edward Plateau region. It is nicknamed the “Cowboy Capital of the World” and is the home of the Frontier Times Museum, a museum celebrating the American West. Indulging in picturesque views of the Medina River, horseback riding at Dixie Dude Ranch, and shopping at Western Trail Antiques are just a few activities you can enjoy when you call Bandera home. Residents will also enjoy close proximity to the many attractions of San Antonio including scenic strolls along the River Walk, history tours at The Alamo, and hours of exploration at Natural Bridge Caverns. When you’re ready for a vacation, the San Antonio International Airport is only 52 miles from Bandera. With all of its small-town charm along with its easy accessibility to San Antonio, there is so much to love about the quaint town of Bandera.