Port Aransas Texas boasts 18 miles of beaches,  world class deep sea fishing, the Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, and so much more! Thus, it is only natural that we spend a lot of time on and in the water. That is why we are here to tell you what you should be doing on your Port Aransas Texas vacation. Can you guess what we are going to say? Spend your time by the water!


Soar high above it all and go parasailing. See Port Aransas Texas in the most exciting way, 600 feet away from it all. Go sailing with an experienced crew, and bring your companion along.  Enjoy watching dolphins and the magnificent views while flying high over Port Aransas. There is no experience required. Just sit back and drift away.

Boating & Fishing

Known as the “Fishing Capital of Texas,” Port Aransas Texas offers challenges and rewards for everyone. Every type of fisher will find their own piece of paradise. Launch your boat from one the many marinas or hire a private charter for the fishing trip of a lifetime. Tackle the deep sea water on an offshore excursion and reel in kingfish, sailfish, marlin, tuna and more. You can even bring your catch to a local eatery and indulge in a fresh meal.

Dolphin Tours

Cruise along the waters in search of wild dolphins, flocks of seabirds, and views of the iconic Lydia Ann Lighthouse. This is a Port Aransas’ must-do. Enjoy the island life while watching wild dolphins in their natural habitat. These peaceful creatures are brilliant and gently. Have fun taking pictures and watching as the dolphins jump and interact with you. There are many dolphin tours, so take a look and find the best one for you.

There are plenty of water activities from jet skiing, boogie boarding, and so much more. All you need to do is head towards the water and take part in all the fun attractions. Port A Escapes offers the perfect waterfront rentals, so you do not have to travel far to jump into the water. However, once you need a break from the water get out on the town and join in on the fun atmosphere of the island life. There are plenty of fun shops, bars, and attractions to keep you busy and dry. Port Aransas Texas has everything you need to make your beach vacation one to remember. So dive in and head to Port Aransas Texas today!