Create a Bucket List of Things to Do in Port Aransas

A woman birdwatching, one of the top things to do in Port Aransas.

Once home to pirates back in the early 19th century, Port Aransas is now known as one of the best beachfront escapes for everyone, from families to couples. No matter where you turn, there are countless activities and attractions to discover, especially when staying at a Port A Beach House Company rental. Our incredible homes and condos are near some of the best things to do in Port Aransas.

What Are the Must-Do Port Aransas Activities

Whether visiting for a week or a long weekend, there is no shortage of adventures to discover. With so many things to do and see, it can sometimes be overwhelming. When creating your bucket list of must-try things to do in Port Aransas, it’s always a great idea to try and make it a mix of different activities.

  • See a bit of Port Aransas’ past by catching a glimpse of the Aransas Pass (Lydia Ann) Lighthouse. You can only reach the lighthouse by boat or kayak, and the lighthouse is not open to the public.
  • If you have any birdwatching enthusiasts in your group, be sure to visit the Leaonabelle Turnball Birding Center. Part of the Great Texas Birding Trail, this natural attraction features a boardwalk and trail, perfect for exploring. 
  • No trip to Port Aransas is complete without a day at the beach. Let the Port Aransas Sand Castle Guy show you all the tricks for the perfect sand sculpture, or go for a swim in the warm waters.
  • Give yourself plenty of time to explore Mustang Island State Park. Open daily from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., the park features hiking and biking trails, the Mustang Island Paddle Park Trail, and more. There is a park entrance fee for adults.
  • See who can reel in the biggest catch on a thrilling fishing excursion. Increase your chances of having a successful day by heading out with a local charter like Fisherman’s Wharf

Plan the Ultimate Escape with Port A Beach House Compay

The list above is just the tip of the iceberg for things to do in Port Aransas. No matter how many times you visit, there is always something new to discover! With so much to do and see, you need a place to call home that’s spacious and relaxing. You get exactly that and more when you reserve a rental through Port A Beach House Company.

Our boutique, family-owned business has been helping connect travelers with their perfect Port Aransas rental since 2007. Our inventory has some of the best homes and condos around. We even have properties that come with golf cart rentals! Call 361-749-0027 for help reserving your getaway or to learn about ways to save.