Things to Do on South Padre Island

Beautiful beaches, warm Gulf waters, fishing, boating, bird watching, shopping and a plethora of year-round activities make South Padre Island the most fantastic vacation destination in the world. Activities on the island can accommodate all levels of excitement. Our Eco-Tour activities such as Dolphin watching, Sea Turtle Inc., and the SPI Birding & Nature Center are perfect for a relaxing day fit for visitors of any age. Action-packed activities like sky diving and jet skiing are perfect for the more ambitious types. Explore exotic tastes, fresh seafood, fine dining, beachfront food trucks, or even our very own Craft brewery! There’s something fro everyone on South Padre Island, the best beach in Texas.

Sky Diving

Padre Island Brewing Company

Sea Turtle Inc.

South Padre Island Birding Center


Deep-Sea & Bay Fishing

Dolphin Watching

Jet Skiing