Fun Things To Do in Port Aransas

Welcome to Mustang Island, Texas! Whether you’ve visited the area many times, or are considering vacationing here for the first time, we hope this activity guide is helpful! There are tons of great things to do in Port Aransas and the surrounding areas. From beautiful golf courses to the unbeatable Port Aransas fishing, we are sure you will find something that suits your style.

In addition to all of the fantastic amenities that Sandpiper Condominiums offers, we are also located close to several major Port Aransas activities, making us the ideal vacation home base! From surfing to lounging on the many beaches, there is so much to do and see in the area. Relax and soak in the beautiful from our oceanfront condo complex, or pack up the kids and head over to Deep Sea Headquarters for a day of fishing or dolphin watching. These activities and attractions are an excellent way to make lasting memories while on vacation!

Kayaking is especially popular on Mustang Island. With 20 miles of trails in Mustang Island State Park and the shallow calm waters of Corpus Christi Bay, taking paddle boarding lessons and learning to kayak are easy!

Don’t miss out on these exciting things to do in Port Aransas, Mustang Island and nearby Corpus Christi. Browse area activities below or check out our Port Aransas attractions page for more options. Book yourself a beachfront condo at Sandpiper Condominiums and begin planning your Mustang Island vacation today!

Family Friendly Activities on Mustang Island

Explore the Beaches of Mustang Island

Port Aransas has a lot to offer those seeking sand, sun, waves, and an amazing beachtown atmosphere. The beaches of Mustang Island are phenomenal, providing 18 miles of uninterrupted and publicly accessible shoreline. You can drive street legal vehicles on the beach, enabling you to find the perfect hangout spot for you and your family. 


Port Aransas Fishing

Visiting fishing enthusiasts can choose from bay and offshore fishing in Port Aransas. Additionally, the jetties provide an ideal location to drop a line. Your catch of day can end up being trout, redfish, flounder, red snapper, tuna, marlin and even shark! Learn more about fishing in Port Aransas!

Sail boat on the beach

Kayaking, Sailing & Boating

Mustang Island offers the ideal setting to Kayak in the shallow waters of Corpus Christi Bay. The Mustang Island State Park paddling trails consists of three different trails totaling over 20 miles. The trails go thru some of the best shallow water fishing areas and bird watching sites.

Golf Course in Texas


Not only does Port Aransas feature many luxurious beachfront condos, we have great golf as well! Port Aransas golf opportunities include 2 18-hole golf courses, as well as 9-hole courses, with additional amenities such as pro-shops, practice ranges or greens. Just minutes from the beach, turn your trip to the ocean into a Port Aransas, Texas golf vacation.

Birds in the water at Port Aransas Nature Preserve

Port Aransas Blog

For more ideas on what to do in Port Aransas and how to make the most of your vacation, visit our blog, where we post monthly updates on activities, events, and news for the Port Aransas area! We can’t wait to host you here at the Sandpiper Condos, and we’re happy to help you plan the best vacation possible.