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Get a Taste of the South Padre Island Local Flavor

Continually ranked as one of the top 10 beaches in the U.S., South Padre Island provides the perfect backdrop for outdoor fun. The island's mild climate lends itself to an array of water-related sports and other outdoor South Padre Island activities year-round. Visitors can enjoy Texas hospitality coupled with the island’s small-town charm.


Beach Activities


Outdoor Recreation


Arts and Culture


Golf


Nearby Businesses & Universities