Many people may not know that an island getaway exists in Texas, but it's true. Port Aransas is an island off the coast of texas in the gulf of mexico with beautiful beaches, world class fishing and bird watching. Port Aransas is located in texas' gulf coast on mustang island.
Port Aransas is quickly becoming a premier vacation destination for couples and families a like. the seafood and fishing is said to be some of the best in the country. with several rv parks, condominiums and beachfront cottages there are many options for accommodations when visiting Port Aransas.
Port Aransas is 'texas-island style' and has amazing sunsets, great restaurants, plenty of shopping, boating excursions, many miles of natural beaches, fishing tournaments and even horseback riding on the beach!
the weather in Port Aransas is mild throughout the year with lows averaging in the 50's and 60's in the winter time and once spring comes, temperatures reach the 70's and climb up from there.
in order to get to Port Aransas you must take a ferry across the quarter mile wide Corpus Christi Channel. the ferries to Port Aransas operate 24 hours a day all year long so you don't have to worry about missing the boat!