- Our list of the best things to do in Harlingen, Texas, features the top 39 nearby activities — including 12 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Harlingen, TX has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Amusement, Entertainment & Shows, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 12 things to do within the city of Harlingen, TX , followed by 27 popular activities in nearby cities, including Brownsville and Weslaco
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119 West Sheepshead Street, South Padre Island, TX 78597 MoreLess Info
The SOuth Padre Island Migratory Bird Sanctuary is one of nine World Birding Center sites in the lower Rio Grande Valley. The sanctuary cares for wounded birds, and offers opportunities for visitors to see a wide variety of avian life.
Operated by an experienced captain, Big Mother Bay Fishing provides visitors the opportunity to take a guided fishing tour of the local area. Trips are offered for up to four people and can last up to six hours in total.
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1900 Nolana, McAllen, TX 78501 MoreLess Info
The International Museum of Art and Science have 50,000 square feet of exhibit space. While the museum often hosts visiting exhibits, the museum collects North and South American art with a special emphasis on folk art from Texas and Mexico, along with earth science artifacts.
The central portion of the Boca Chica State Park is known as the Boca Chica Loop. Wildlife trails and birding trails are numerous through the region since hiking, nature studies, and wildlife observation are the most common activities.
A historic movie theater that shows primarily independent films, many of which are made by local and regional filmmakers, Cine El Rey also hosts a wide variety of live entertainment, including music, comedy, and drama.
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418 West Hwy 100, South Padre Island, TX 78578 MoreLess Info
Captain Cliff Fleming pilots his 22 foot bay boat around South Padre Island and Crystal Flats to find the best fishing spot for Black Drum, Flounder, Speckled and Rainbow Trout, among other species on half-day, eight or ten hour excursions.
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209 W Whiting Street, South Padre Island, TX 78597 MoreLess Info
Specializing in fishing areas in the Lower Laguna Madre area, Always A Catch Fishing Trips provides guests with the chance to catch speckled trout and red drum. The guide provides all the necessary fishing equipment, including bait, reels, and rods.