Port Aransas Texas

Port Aransas

Port Aransas is a working port and is also one of Texas' most popular tourist towns.   This is the perfect place to spend a weekend, a vacation or longer.

Located only a few minutes from Corpus Christi, 2 1/2 hours from San Antonio, 3 1/2 hours from Austin, 3 hours from Houston, and 6 1/2 hours from Dallas/Ft. Worth makes Port Aransas an easy getaway for the major cities in Texas. 

Go to the Beach

You will find miles and miles of wide, spacious beaches with surfs ideal for swimming and wading. 

Get a great tan sunbathing on the beaches.

Go Fishing

Fishermen will find ample opportunities to enjoy their hobby.

You can fish from the public piers, the beaches, bulkheads, or go on a chartered fishing cruise.

Stations Street Pier

Shoppers will find gift and antique
stores, clothing stores, and more.

Electric Cars Tour the Island

Electric cars and bicycles are available for rent for those who want to leisurely tour the island.

Pelican Enjoy Nature

Nature lovers will find plenty to observe with the seagulls, pelicans, cranes and other sea birds.  You can also enjoy watching the dolphins frolic along the coast.

Virginias Want to enjoy some great seafood?

You will find plenty of nice restaurants in Port A.  Some have waterfront locations which offer great views of soaring birds and of the boats cruising by.
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Looking for a place to stay in Port Aransas?

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217 Gulf Street
Port Aransas, TX 78373

Life In Paradise Vacation Rentals
Providing Quality Vacation Rental Property Management in Port Aransas Since 1985
Beach Houses – Condos and More

Email: vacations@lifeinparadise.net
Phone: 800-204-2781
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You can find accommodations for all incomes and lifestyles, all the way from luxury waterfront condos to inexpensive lodging, and everything in between.


Tourist Attractions in the Area:


Things to do in Port Aransas:

Keith McMullin's View of Port Aransas
Photo compliments of Keith McMullin, Realtor


Sky High Adventures
Bryan  Evans
P.O. Box 2455
Port Aransas, Texas  78373

Scenic Cruises and Boat Tours

Woody's Sports Center - Birdwatching & Nature Tours - Port Aransas, Texas
Woody's Sports Center offers the best in bird watching in the Port Aransas area
of the coast. We have the perfect boat for observing the water birds of this
area. Cruise along the wetland shore line and observe Egrets, Herons,
Spoonbills, Gulls, etc.

Fisherman's Wharf
Party boats, family boat trips, bird watching tours, and charter fishing. Includes
map, rates, and birding schedule. Home of the Wharf Cat and Scat Cat.

Wild Eye Charters - Port Aransas, Texas
Airboat rides and fishing charters

Jetty Boat
Karen Sheppard
1246 Kiowa Drive West
114 W. Cotter
Lake Kiowa, Texas  76240

Out to Sea Adventures
Port Aransas Municipla Harbor



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