Aransas Pass is a texan city from the United States of America located on three different counties - Aransas, Nueces and San Patricio. Aransas Pass has a population of 8000 people living on an area of 134.4 squared kilometers, with the largest area being occupied by water - 106.8 squared kilometers and just 27.8 squared kilometers of land. Famous citizens of Aransas Pass are Emory Bellard, the inventor of the Wishbone formation, a previous Offensive Coordinator and Head Coach at the University of Texas and also Tommy Blake, the former Defensive End at the Texas Christian University. The Aransas Pass economy is based on shrimping, oil, gas and tourism.
Top attractions within Aransas Pass
Slowride Guide Services which offers tours of Aransas Pass. In this tour you can see all the relevant buildings, learn about the history of Aransas Pass and you will also get some interesting information about the housing and the economy in the area. Because a lot of Latins live in Aransas Pass and in Texas, the tour also has Spanish speaking guides. The company also offers sport related tours, for example kayak fishing, swimming tours for you to try the best swimming places in town and other outdoor trips.
Rialto Theater is a theater and music venue in Aransas Pass. The venue is located in a former movie house, built in 1937, so the building itself is a splendid example of architecture. It has limited seating, maximum 100 seats and the experience is great because you can feel close and personal the play or the concert. Rialto Theater is the place where community plays are at their best.
Offshore Adventure Deep Sea Fishing organizes fishing trips for tourists. With so much water all around the town, you can take advantage and learn to fish in one of these great tours.