- 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
The Cinemark Theatre Pharr Town Center is a modern multiplex cinema that features first run movies shown in full digital projection. The theater has multiple auditoriums that are 3D enabled, and offers a snack bar and game room as well.
Fireman's Park features a sand volleyball court and a playground area for children to enjoy during their visit. Groups who wish to take advantage of the site's barbeque pavilion, indoor grill, restrooms, and refrigerator can rent the facilities.
92% 759 votes
6801 Padre Blvd., TX MoreLess Info
Known as the Rio Grande Valley's premier location for bird watching, South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center has 5 bird blinds. The center provides tours and opportunities to see bird life up close.
A facility run completely on donations, Sea Turtle, Inc. is a rescue center where injured sea turtles are rehabilitated before being returned to sea. Visitors can watch a presentation, visit the shop and witness turtles being released.
Located on the edge of a barrier island, World Birding Center offers a location to view birds migrating from Central America. Endangered species like the Peregrine Falcon can sometimes be spotted at this location.
100% 2 votes
6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597 MoreLess Info
Located on 50-acres of land, the South Padre Island Birding & Nature Center is a convention center that is home to a number of different bird species. Natural habitats that are represented in the center include dune meadows and salt marshes.
91% 555 votes
Padre Boulevard, TX 78597 MoreLess Info
Horse lovers will appreciate a visit to Island Equestrian Center. Guided horseback rides along the beach are a favorite, and no previous experience is necessary. Guests can also rent ATVs.