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Discover Exciting Things to Do on South Padre Island

With a balmy climate, a coastal location, and emerald waters filled with leaping dolphins, there's virtually no end to the fun things to do on South Padre Island in every season. From scenic beaches and parks to family attractions and exciting spring break events, SPI offers plenty of fun in the sun and fascinating attractions the whole family will love. Only a half-mile wide and 34 miles long, Blue Bay Inn & Suites is a short walk to all of the island fun. Take in the local wildlife at the World Birding Center. Enjoy kiteboarding on the waves of the Gulf of Mexico. Get your thrills at Gravity Adventure Park or splash into family fun at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark. Whether you're seeking a wild beach adventure or looking to unwind on the sand, South Padre Island has just what you're looking for.
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Schlitterbahn South Padre

This family friendly attraction is filled with tall and twisty water slides, water coasters, a swim up bar, kiddie pool, and a beach and dining for a day of wet and wild fun.
The Original Dolphin Watch South Padre Island

The Original Dolphin Watch

Get up close with bottle-nose and spinner dolphins for thrilling adventures, eco-tours, and sunset cruises around South Padre Island.

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Louie's Backyard

Enjoy casual waterfront dining, fresh local seafood, stunning sunset views, live music, and dancing to the DJs and this fun local restaurant and bar.
World Birding Center

World Birding Center

Walk along the bayfront boardwalk, take a nature and birding tour, and explore the scenic landscape around South Padre Island.
Sea Turtle, Inc

Sea Turtle, Inc.

Visit the home of 7 resident turtles and enjoy live shows, guided tours, and educational presentations at this Sea Turtle preserve.

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