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Ranked #1 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Classes/Workshops
Owner description: We are pleased to be the premier sandcastle lesson company in the USA and operate from Boomerang Billy's on South Padre... more » Owner description: We are pleased to be the premier sandcastle lesson company in the USA and operate from Boomerang Billy's on South Padre Island. Our aim is to make your vacation one to remember, and we supply everything - you just bring your smile. We recommend that you secure your booking before your visit by e-mail, phone or text(please include your name if texting). Instructor Andy Hancock will be pleased to help you build the castles of your dreams using 3 simple steps and no previous experience or creative ability is necessary. Our job is to make sure that in one lesson you have all the skills you will need for a lifetime of building on the beach. We don't watch the clock as we are too busy watching our clients have fun.We even include tools for the truly inspired! - See you on the best beach in Texas! « less
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Ranked #2 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Sports Complexes
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Ranked #3 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Water sports; Classes/Workshops
Owner description: Air Padre Kiteboarding is the booking agent for South Padre Island Water Sport offering: lessons, rentals and equipment on... more » Owner description: Air Padre Kiteboarding is the booking agent for South Padre Island Water Sport offering: lessons, rentals and equipment on South Padre Island, Texas. Kiteboarding, flyboarding, surfing, stand up paddleboarding, and kayaking are all available for your family's adventure! The only lesson facility on the island with full boat support and waterproof radio helmets for expedited learning. Reserve your spot today for your next thrilling water sport rental or lesson while on vacation in South Padre. « less
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Ranked #4 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Tours
Owner description: A visit to South Padre Island or Port Isabel wouldn't be complete without a sailing trip on Southern Wave. Sit back, relax,... more » Owner description: A visit to South Padre Island or Port Isabel wouldn't be complete without a sailing trip on Southern Wave. Sit back, relax, and enjoy a cool drink while the South Texas sun puts on it's spectacular evening sunset show for you... this is the perfect way to end your day and start your evening. You can lay in the South Padre Island sun on our spacious trampolines or relax under the covered canopy. Most mornings, we'll snorkel in the waters of the Laguna Madre, northwest of South Padre Island with delicious lunch. Afternoons may be spent Dolphin Watching, Picnicking or working on your tan. We have a grill on board so we can make your trip to South Padre Island special. In the evenings, we have a Sunset Dinner Cruise - the Chef grills an all-u-can eat Beef and Chicken fajita dinner picnic buffet style, jumbo grilled srimp as appetizer, all you can drink bottled water and sodas, the hostess puts out fresh cut fruit platter, the musician plays great music. Of course in the summer, the Friday night fireworks are not to be missed.. « less
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Ranked #5 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Sports Camps/ Clinics
Owner description: South Padre Island Kiteboarding is the island's first dedicated kiteboarding center. We have been teaching kiteboarding since... more » Owner description: South Padre Island Kiteboarding is the island's first dedicated kiteboarding center. We have been teaching kiteboarding since 2002. Nobody has been kiteboarding on South Padre longer than us! We customize our lessons to your specific needs and goals and never require a deposit to reserve your lesson. Our store is stocked with the latest North kites, ION, BWS, Liquid Force, Aquaglide SUP and Mistral paddleboards. Our knowledgeable staff are seasoned professional coaches and advanced kiteboarders alike. We off friendly service, equipment demos, free advice and safe, quality instruction for beginners to advanced at our private 16 acre kite ranch. We are also offering Stand Up Paddleboard rentals and tours on the no wind days. Need a surfboard? We've got those too! Shop Hours in the Spring and Fall Season 9am - 3pm everyday. Summer hours are 11am - 3pm. « less
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Ranked #6 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Boat Tours
Owner description: One of the most unique activities on South Padre Island is the dolphin watching tour. South Texas is a year-round home to... more » Owner description: One of the most unique activities on South Padre Island is the dolphin watching tour. South Texas is a year-round home to several large pods of dolphin and The Original Dolphin Watch is your ticket to viewing them in all their natural splendor. One of the most memorable activities you will take part in while visiting South Padre is a cruise with us. Share the thrill of meeting bottle nose and spinner dolphins in the wild and experience the unique bond and kinship they inspire in mankind.Dolphin Watch TourDolphin Watch Eco-TourDolphin Watch Sunset TourDolphin Watch Fireworks Tour « less
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Ranked #7 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Surf Camps
Owner description: South Padre Surf Company offers surfing lessons, surf camps, and surfboard rentals year round. Fun for the whole family!... more » Owner description: South Padre Surf Company offers surfing lessons, surf camps, and surfboard rentals year round. Fun for the whole family! Family and group discounts are available. « less
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Ranked #8 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Tours

These are great, personal tours. The guides are actually familiar with the dolphins and are very well educated on the wildlife of the island. They go out with a minimum of two... more »

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Ranked #9 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Water sports
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Ranked #10 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
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Ranked #11 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
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Ranked #12 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Owner description: Imagine yourself flying through with air on a water powered jet board. That is Flyboarding and we offer beg. and int.... more » Owner description: Imagine yourself flying through with air on a water powered jet board. That is Flyboarding and we offer beg. and int. lessons to get you airborne in minutes. At the beginner levels we will keep you safe at a maximum of three feet above the water. Once you get the hang of the balance and maneuverin you can soar to new heights. This exhilarating sport is easy to learn for ages 16 and up. « less
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Ranked #13 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Horseback Riding Stables
Owner description: Beginners and advanced riders enjoy the experience of horseback riding - not a trail ride or single file riding -along the... more » Owner description: Beginners and advanced riders enjoy the experience of horseback riding - not a trail ride or single file riding -along the scenic beaches of South Padre Island. « less
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Ranked #14 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Tours
Owner description: Crystal Flats Guide Service South Padre Island, Texas My name is Captain Cliff Fleming and I specialize in private bay... more » Owner description: Crystal Flats Guide Service South Padre Island, Texas My name is Captain Cliff Fleming and I specialize in private bay fishing trips. I am a local fishing guide that has been fishing the Lower Laguna Madre since 1974. My passion to fish turned me into a passionate professional guide in 1986 when I got licensed by the USCG. When you fish with me my main goal is to have FUN while catching quality fish. I am a patient teacher and a low key coach for experienced anglers as well as small children. I have several small children of my own and know what Mom and Dad are usually looking for on a days fishing outing with their own precious children. Everything is provided: bait, tackle, ice, and drinking water. Anyone 17 or older will need at least a one day Texas fishing license. I have quality tackle and a flats boat that easily navigates the very shallow waters of the bay and also handles the near shore fishing challenges as well. We catch redfish, speckled trout, flounder, snook, kings, tarpon, mangrove snapper, and spanish mackeral as the seasonal runs provide them to us. If you and your family or buddies want to go on a FUN filled fishing trip, learn some new techniques, and get some local history of the area at the same time, I can provide those services while catching some great fish. Sight fishing, spin fishing, bait fishing, and fly fishing are all in my bag of services. No need to shop around you have just located your new favorite fishing guide and services. Take a look at my web site links for more details, photos, information, and reviews by previous fishing clients on google places. In addition to fishing, I do fireworks tours, dolphin watches, and boat tours for small private groups. Feel free to call or email anytime to hold your reservation for a SUPER FUN day on the water. « less
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Ranked #15 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Boat Tours
Owner description: 4 hour bay fishing trips aboard the Danny B. Trips are available from 8am-12pm; 2pm-6pm; and 7pm-11pm. $23 for adults.... more » Owner description: 4 hour bay fishing trips aboard the Danny B. Trips are available from 8am-12pm; 2pm-6pm; and 7pm-11pm. $23 for adults. Children (4-11 years of age)are $13. Children ages 3 and under are free. We also offer group rates of 8 or more people. We offer private charters. We are wheel chair accessible and offer a fish cleaning service. We specialize in Sand Trout, Whiting, Black Drum, Croaker, Kingfish, Shark, Sheepshead and Stingray. « less
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Ranked #16 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Tours
Owner description: Osprey Cruises offers a variety of water-related activities and attractions. Deep Sea fishing trips aboard Osprey 1 and... more » Owner description: Osprey Cruises offers a variety of water-related activities and attractions. Deep Sea fishing trips aboard Osprey 1 and Osprey 2. Bay fishing trips aboard Bay King and Buccaneer. Bird watching cruises. Sightseeing cruises. Boat rides. Dolphin watching cruises. Nature and eco trips. Sunset cruises. Fireworks cruises. Osprey Cruises and Black Dragon are the top ranked boating attractions by visitors to South Padre Island area. « less
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Ranked #17 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Tours
Owner description: Breakaway Cruises provides activities for South Padre Island visitors including dolphin watch eco-tours, parasailing, jet... more » Owner description: Breakaway Cruises provides activities for South Padre Island visitors including dolphin watch eco-tours, parasailing, jet skis, bay and deep sea fishing, amphibious tours, fireworks cruises, and more. « less
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Ranked #18 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
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Ranked #19 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Tours
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Ranked #20 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Boat Tours
Owner description: Isla Tours offers a variety of family fun filled activities for all ages. We offer dolphin watching, sunset dolphin watch... more » Owner description: Isla Tours offers a variety of family fun filled activities for all ages. We offer dolphin watching, sunset dolphin watch cruises, eco tours, firework cruises, port of Brownsvillke nature tours, bay and deep sea fishing. Our friendly captains and crew work to ensure your family has a safe and fun trip. Our vessels are safe, clean, and US Coast Guard approved. Private party trips available. Let us take care of you and your family while on vacation... Your adventure starts with us! « less
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Ranked #21 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
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Ranked #22 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Water sports
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Ranked #23 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Tours
Owner description: Family owned and operated since since 1961. We are located on South Padre Island, TX. We provide deep sea fishing trips going... more » Owner description: Family owned and operated since since 1961. We are located on South Padre Island, TX. We provide deep sea fishing trips going out 20-30 miles out. Our specialty is Red Snapper, Other fish caught are Grouper, Amberjack, Dorado, Shark and Kingfish according to season. « less
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Ranked #24 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
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Ranked #25 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Spas
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Ranked #26 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
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Ranked #27 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Tours
Only SCUBA diving shop in South Padre Island. They also do snorkeling trips and dolphin watching cruises.
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Ranked #28 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Water sports
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Ranked #29 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Boat Tours
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Ranked #30 of 38 activities in South Padre Island
Category: Water sports
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