Activities

Top Things To do in South Padre island

Port of brownsbille tour with shrimp boil

Enjoy an Authentic Cajun Shrimp Boil with succulent shrimp, andouille sausage, buttery corn and potatoes cooked on-board with assorted fresh fruit and garlic bread while Learning about the Port of Brownsville and Port Isabel’s abundant wildlife and rich history – including some recent destroyers that were brought in.

Dolphin Watch & Eco Tours

Our amazing, and one of the original dolphin watch,  will takes you on an incredible journey of nature’s most fascinating aquatic mammals, and see dolphins in South Padre Island.

Deep Sea Fishing Chart

Deep Sea fishing in South Padre Island is always a thrill, a rush of excitement for the adrenaline junkies of the angling world.

When you’re looking for a new deep sea fishing challenge hop aboard Breakaway Cruises and reel in the fish of a lifetime.

Bay Fishing Trips

Our Isabella is a 65 foot long and 25 foot wide catamaran based at Breakaway Cruises. She is the newest, fastest and most stable of all the bay fishing boats in the South Padre Island area.

You will enjoy 2 decks of space while bay fishing aboard the Isabella. Expect to catch Whiting, Sand Trout, Sheepshead, Shark, Black Drum, Redfish, Speckled Trout, and othersAll bay fishing gear and bait is included and an experience for the entire family.

Private Boat Charters

Breakaway Cruises is the premier Private boat charter company in South Padre Island, TX.

We have years of experience cruising along the beautiful South Padre Island coastline and hosting the best parties and events. Our mission at Breakaway Cruises is simply to cater to the needs and desires of the tourist and corporate events market in South Padre Island.

Snorkeling Excursions

Breakaway Cruises has your South Padre Island Snorkeling Experience Ready! 

Snorkeling at South Padre Island is a fun experience for you and the family.

fireworks cruises

Our “Spectacular Fireworks Cruise” is in conjunction with the South Padre Island Visitors Center Fireworks on the Bay event. Our fleet of USCG certified vessels has plenty of seats available for you & the family! Please keep in mind that customers will be responsible for any lost or stolen items.

JetSki Rentals

Strap your life vest, hit the throttle and get ready to cruise over the beautiful waters off South Padre Island!

Take an adrenaline break from lounging on the sandy beach of South Padre Island! One of the most popular activities in South Padre Island is riding a jet ski, and even though it may seem a little dull it’s super fun! Riding at full speed over the Laguna Madre Bay, you’ll enjoy sightseeing the area, including a glimpse of the SpaceX Starbase Launch Facility.

After the brief, you’ll hop on the jet ski, alone or with your partner, and head on to the Laguna Madre Bay. You’ll be able to ride free in the allocated zones. At all times, a support team will be supervising you so you can feel extra safe!

Why Choose BREAKAWAY CRUISES

We Offer the Top Things to Do in South Padre island

Dolphin Watch & Eco Tours

Our famous South Padre Island dolphin watch and eco-cruise that takes you on an incredible journey of nature’s most fascinating aquatic mammals.

JetSki Rentals

Enjoy the freedom to ride as fast as you want by booking this jet ski adventure. A must for independent adventurers, on this excursion, an instructor leads you to the Laguna Madre Bay off South Padre Island and lets you set your own pace as long as you stay within the ride zones.

Fishing Trips

South Padre Island Bay and Deep Sea Fishing trips are available daily from Breakaway Cruise’s dock.

Deep Sea Fishing

Breakaway Cruises offers a 6 Hour Deep Sea Fishing charter departing from South Padre Island. All gear and tackle are included.

Shrimp Boil And Brownsville Port Cruise

Enjoy an Authentic Cajun Shrimp Boil while Learning about the Port of Brownsville and Port Isabel’s abundant wildlife and rich history.

Snorkeling Excursions

Breakaway Cruises has your South Padre Island Snorkeling Experience Ready! Our snorkeling Trips in South Padre Island is a fun experience for you and the family.