8 days in South Padre Island Itinerary

8 days in South Padre Island Itinerary

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South Padre Island
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South Padre Island

A vibrant resort town, South Padre Island sits on a barrier island of the same name, located just off the Texas Gulf Coast.
Venture out of the city with trips to Brownsville (Gladys Porter Zoo, Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park, & more). Next up on the itinerary: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, make a splash at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, tour the pleasant surroundings at Isla Blanca Park, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at South Padre Island Dolphin Research & Sea Life Nature Center.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our South Padre Island travel route planning tool .

June in South Padre Island sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 75°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in South Padre Island

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Port Isabel, Brownsville, Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge
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