Experience the beauty and excitement of Port Aransas. A waterman’s paradise with fishing charters, sandy Gulf beaches, and nature preserves, all within a mile of the resort. We are within walking and driving distance of restaurants and shopping centers. Tropic Island Resort is the perfect hub for Port Aransas exploration.
We are less than 1 mile away from the beautiful Port Aransas beaches. Spend your days enjoying the warm Gulf with your toes in the sand. With a natural shoreline to enjoy and the salt air, there’s no better place to be than by the beach!
MUSTANG ISLAND STATE PARK
The state park offers a five-mile, natural coastline filled with sandy beaches, nature biking and walking trails, and fishing right from the shore.
The state park is open daily from 8 AM-5 PM with a $5 fee for adults and free for children under 12 years old.
PORT ARANSAS HARBOR & FISHING
There is no shortage of fishing charters at the harbor right down the street from us. Whether you want to spend your day reeling in fish or enjoying a sunset cruise, this is the place to book it!
LEONABELLA TURNBULL BIRDING CENTER
Located in the central flyway, this birding center is a stop on the Great Texas Birding Trail and is just a short walk away from the resort. Exotic birds and panoramic views make this a birder’s paradise!
Grocery Stores & Markets
Paul’s Seafood Market
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