Corpus Christi and North Padre Island make for a great vacation destination. From the Beautiful beaches, wildlife and fun outdoor activites, you won't find yourself spending much time looking for things to do.
Downtown Corpus Christi
25 Minutes Away
From the beautiful Seawall to the upbeat night life, Downtown Corpus Christi has many thrills to offer. Spend the day at Coal Park and enjoy the bay waters while the kids play in the playground and at the free skate park or spend the evening in upscale restaurants and nightclubs where the night is yours.
Padre Island Beaches
2 Minutes Away
Behold one of nature's finest creations during an outing to the Padre Island National Seashore. The Padre Island National Seashore hosts a variety of wildlife such as birds and sea turtles. Relax along the sparkling shores, hunt for seashells and sand dollars, play in the surf and most importantly, enjoy the beautiful gifts of Corpus Christi.
North Padre Island
3 Minutes Away
Visit Padre Island's many shops and attractions that carry all of your fun-in-the sun needs. Padre Island hosts attractions such as a full 18-hole golf course, mini golf, restaurants, and wonderous gift shops that stock everything you could need for a day at the beach or a gift to bring back home.
The Texas State Aquarium
30 Minutes Away
Let yourself be carried away into the deep blue water during an enchanting visit to the Texas State Aquarium Located on Corpus Christi Beach, this stunning complex is home to fascinating seach creatures of all kinds. A day at the aquarium is a surefire way to keep your youngest explorers engaged and excited. Plunge into an ocean adventure you won't soon forget.
USS Lexington Museum on the Bay
30 Minutes Away
Travel back in time aboard the U.S.S. Lexington. Featuring a flight simulator and on-board movies at the 3D Mega Theatre, your visit to this World War II naval aircraft carrier will be anything but ordinary. Explore dark corridors and colossal compartments while gathering interesting facts during a self-guided tour. One afternoon will provide a humbling glimpse of what it's like to live and serve aboard this marvel of the sea.
La Palmera Mall
15 Minutes Away
La Palmera is an indoor and open-air shopping mall located along the shopping corridor of South Padre Island Drive in midtown Corpus Christi. It has over 100 mainline stores including Dillard's, JCPenny, and Macy's.