A short boat ride away from Port Aransas, San Jose is a private island owned by the family of the wealthy entrepreneur Sid Richardson.
You can also enjoy fishing, swimming, paddling, beachcombing, and even driving on the beach.
Whether you’re looking for some adventure or wish to spend a leisurely afternoon here, this beach won’t disappoint.
Named after the barrier island it’s a part of, the beach also experiences strong winds, a major draw for kite-surfers.
There are various accommodation options available only steps away from the sand. It’s one of the best beaches in Texas.
When hunger strikes, head to one of the many restaurants and cafes to indulge in your favourite delicacies..
They usually start at the Visitor Center early in the morning. Make sure to check the schedule beforehand.