Port Aransas Visitor Guide

Welcome to Mustang Island, a barrier island with Corpus Christi Bay on one side and the Gulf of Mexico on the other! Whether you’ve visited the area many times, or are considering vacationing here for the first time, check out our Port Aransas visitor guide to find fun things to do on your next Texas Gulf Coast vacation.

Wondering What to Do in Port Aransas?

Many restaurants, shopping, and sightseeing options are available in Port Aransas and Mustang Island. This area is also well known for birding enthusiasts. Are you an angler? Bay and offshore locations are available throughout the area for fantastic fishing. Stop by a bait shop to learn the local spots! If you love spending your time on the water, try kayaking or sailing. Our shallow Mustang Island waters are perfect for paddling and observing wildlife up close.

There are also many exciting and historic attractions that are perfect for those looking to learn something new and go on an adventure. From the majestic USS Lexington (a WWII aircraft carrier turned into a museum) to the interactive exhibits at the Texas State Aquarium, there is truly something for everyone!

Browse through this Port Aransas visitor guide for fun activities and attractions, and begin planning your Texas Gulf Coast Vacation today. We are certain you will find loads of exciting things to do and interesting sights to see in Port Aransas!