Port Aransas Beach, Port Aransas

Port Aransas Beach boasts over 29 km (18 mi) of uninterrupted shoreline, warm Gulf waters, and soft white sand. Known primarily for its fishing opportunities and pristine beaches, the area also offers some of the best surfing spots in Texas. Pick up a souvenir T-shirt and head down to the restaurants that line the beachfront for some freshly boiled shrimp and crab, some of the many tasty local delicacies. With a beach-parking permit obtained from a local grocery store, you can drive along the beach and set up camp. Make Port Aransas Beach part of your personalized Port Aransas itinerary using our Port Aransas road trip planner .
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  • Even though it was cloudy & windy there were dolphins jumping fish bitting and seashells everywhere! Would love to spend more time there.  more »
  • We love walking the beach looking for seashells. This beach has many different varieties to pick from. We had a great time.  more »
  • The beach was clean and maintained. There was a lack of seaweed and the beach and you could find lots of sea shells on the beach. I cant wait to return  more »
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  • Great vacation get away town, you can rent a golf cart and drive it all over the town and beach. Nice people, great restaurants. Hurricane Harvey damaged the town but they are eagerly building it back up. We will be back.
  • My favorite beach spot that is a road trip away! I came down a few weeks before Harvey. I have been coming to this beach since I was a baby. It is so relaxing and it is very fun if you like to play in waves.
  • Great place to take the fam. Ocean and beaches were clean then. I haven't been back after the hurricane but I will post when I do.
  • Its beautiful here. The waves are so fun and the sound and feel of the wind was PERFECT. Nice clean beach, cant wait to go back for another getaway. Super cool shells and oysters too. Watch out for the crab dancing at night. They are everywhere.
  • We visited about two months after Harvey. The beach is clean, the water is clear, the waves are gentle and playful. I think I might have found a new favorite Texas beach!
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