South Padre Island is a Natural Learning Environment

South Padre Island’s mild year-round temperatures make for an inviting natural learning environment. Explore our waters to view bottlenose dolphins, interact with sea turtles, and learn about native birds and rare butterflies. Discover the art of sandcastle sculpting, the Island’s unique and diverse ecology, and the latest conservation efforts to preserve the diversity of the Island’s natural wonders. So cool. So Padre. Make it yours.