It's everything you would expect from the perfect beach vacation, in a place you may not expect!
The southeastern side of Texas sits on the Gulf Coast, where the water is clean and clear, the sand is soft and warm and the action never stops. South Padre Island, Port Aransas, Bay Area Houston, Galveston Island, Beaumont and Port Arthur are just some of the finest Texas beaches that offer year-round swimming and surfing, boating, kayaking and water sports, and fantastic fishing and birding. Select a destination below and start planning your next Texas beach vacation.
Beautiful beaches, vibrant views, and relaxing retreats make Port Aransas, Texas the perfect place to spend a weekend, week or all winter. Soak in the sun, fish the bays, shop coastal stores, birdwatch, charter a boat, and dine out. Visit Port Aransas, Mustang Island, and discover Texas - Island Style.
A coastal resort town on the Gulf of Mexico with five miles of seashore fun, shopping, dining and water activities. The island is also bordered by Laguna Madre Bay and is ecologically significant with 34 miles of sand dunes, water birds, shrimp, and the best deep-sea fishing in Texas.