Your Guide to Experiencing Corpus Christi
A visit to Corpus Christi will reignite your senses with its beautiful sunsets, coastal culinary and hands-on attractions! Experience Corpus Christi in the best way, using all five senses.
Check out Corpus Christi's beautiful sunsets and picturesque landscape as you drive over the Harbor Bridge to explore two of the most popular attractions, the Texas State Aquarium and the USS Lexington! Drive along Shoreline Blvd. and Ocean Drive to witness see these awesome views of the Corpus Christi Bay. There are many Instagram-worthy parks along the way to explore. Cross over the JFK Causeway into Padre Island to get a memory-making view of the Corpus Christi Bay and Laguna Madre.
Hear the sounds of the city disappear and nature take over when you take a walk along the shoreline of the Padre Island National Seashore! Close your eyes and listen to the chirping birds exploring Corpus Christi's fantastic birding spots or the South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center. If you take a walk through downtown Corpus Christi on the weekend evenings, you can hear live music from some of our best local performers.
3. Smell and Taste
Smell and taste the epic-ly delicious culinary masterpieces at local eateries throughout the Coastal Bend. There's something for every foodie to enjoy, including Vietnamese, Mexican, French, Italian and German dishes. Oh, and not to mention seafood heaven! Ever tasted a flour tortilla fresh off the comal? How about your favorite fish prepared with tangy and fiery Tex-Mex sauces? And let's not forget about an ice cold beer or margarita to wash it down.
Touch a stingray, build a sandcastle, fish, surf, kayak, windsurf, paddle board or skydive. We know you work hard so we invite you to come play. Never done any of these things? Don’t worry. Our guides will teach you how.