Port Arthur is a brilliant mix of experiences that work beautifully together. Where else can you let the good times roll in pure Mardi Gras fashion, and then, just minutes away, experience the serenity of a Buddhist temple? But then, what would you expect from a coastal city set alongside a 90, 000-acre lake? No matter how long your stay is, here areĀ ourĀ suggestions for a perfect vacation in Port Arthur. Explore, refresh, repeat.

If you’ve only got a day to spare in your packaged programming, here’s a great start for you. After your day in Port Arthur, we promise you’ll want to come back for more!

Day Trip to Port Arthur

Ladies enjoying the marina

If you decide to stay the night (and we think you will!), here’s a great example to help you slow down a bit and see more at the same time!

One Night in Port Arthur

Greenhouse and water

For the serious road trippers and longer group tours, we’ve prepared an eight day trip along the Gulf Coast, starting in Port Arthur. The itinerary includes Port Arthur, Galveston, Corpus Christi, San Antonio and Houston!

Texas Gulf Coast Getaway Tour

red tour boat on the san antonio riverwalk

For the novice and seasoned birders alike, here’s a weekend trip to hit all the local birding spots in Southeast Texas. While we’re known for our world class spring and fall migration, there are plenty of birds who stick around all year long.

Weekend Birding Trip

Indigo Bunting at Sabine Woods in Port Arthur

If you have any questions or need help booking your hotels, attractions or transportation, feel free to reach out to the CVB team! We hope you’ll #loveportarthurtx as much as we do!