South Padre Island Area Guide and things to do in South Padre
  • Girl snorkeling in the bright blue ocean

South Padre Attractions


Continually ranked as one of the top 10 beaches in the U.S., South Padre Island provides the perfect backdrop for outdoor fun. The island's mild climate lends itself to an array of water-related sports and other outdoor South Padre Island activities year-round. Visitors can enjoy Texas hospitality coupled with the island’s small-town charm. Pearl South Padre puts all of the best South Padre beaches and ocean activities right at your fingertips.

Getting To South Padre Island

South Padre Island is located on the southern tip of Texas and is accessible via the Queen Isabella Causeway from the town of Port Isabel. Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport in Brownsville is only 24 miles away while Valley International Airport in Harlingen is 41 miles away.