Destination guide

Captivating Port Arthur will entice you

The area's entertainment and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Port Arthur. This city's fishing, restaurants and local tours draw many visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Port Arthur

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Port Arthur is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pleasure Island (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • London Bridge Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Sabine Lake (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Riverfront Park (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Sabine National Wildlife Refuge (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Port Arthur

The nearest airport is in Beaumont, TX (BPT-Southeast Texas Regional), located 7.6 mi (12.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Beaumont, TX (BMT-Beaumont Municipal), which is 21.5 mi (34.5 km) away.