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Sea Turtle, Inc.
#1 of 15 things to do in South Padre Island
Turtles with orthopedic legs and in therapy , getting them well to be released back to their habitat is awesome Wonderful experience and teachable moments for our kids!
THis is an incredible and fund educational stop for families -- there is a great story here about decades long efforts to relcoate turtles from Mexican coasts where poachers have decimated the sea turtle numbers ....
South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center
#2 of 15 things to do in South Padre Island
We went to the birding center it had a great board walk plenty of deferent birds and alligators turtles and a museum really great learning experience for the entire family
Fabulous time for kids and I. Saw diverse species of birds, turtles, and alligators.
Largest Outdoor Sandcastle in the USA
#3 of 15 things to do in South Padre Island
Great place to take a family photo at! Was really awesome to see how large the sand castle is up close!
Loved getting in touch with my inner child - Darn fun!!
Andy Bowie Park
#4 of 15 things to do in South Padre Island
There is plenty of room to pitch a canopy and chill out while the kids play in the gentle waves.
My family drove on the beach 2 days, easier to manage all your beach stuff, and you can only drive on county beaches north of the island at access 5 and 6
Isla Blanca Park
#7 of 15 things to do in South Padre Island
Inexpensive and great family fun!
Great family beach!
1 Way to experience it
Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark
#8 of 15 things to do in South Padre Island
Rented a cabanan..kids loved it, hubby & I relaxed!! Great time was had by all!! Try the family platter for dinner it was so good!!
We loved this place for our 3 kids 4,5,and 11 years old to have Fun!!We had a great family time..Great place,service,and security .Lifeguards in all sections..we were so satisfied for this first time we come to sc...
South Padre Island Convention Centre
#5 of 15 things to do in South Padre Island
Laguna Madre Nature Trail
#6 of 15 things to do in South Padre Island
And as always, there are the expert birders to assist and even I helped some kids see more than they realized.
Gravity Park
#9 of 15 things to do in South Padre Island
Awesome Family Night Fun
If you are around town, bring your kids here and get in a cart yourself, its a blast!
Whaling Wall
#10 of 15 things to do in South Padre Island
Our children loved them all!!! We’d definitely revisit our next trip!
Good learning experience for families.
Queen Isabella State Fishing Pier
#11 of 15 things to do in South Padre Island
The boys went almost every night fishing, they had a blast, caught a lot of different kids of fish.
Friends of Animals resale shop
#12 of 15 things to do in South Padre Island