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Book flights to Brownsville

Brownsville, Texas, located on the southern tip of the state bordering Mexico, offers a taste of both American and Mexican culture. The city has a long and fascinating history, evident in its Spanish colonial architecture and lively festivals. Nature lovers can explore the Sabal Palm Sanctuary, one of the last remaining old-growth forests of its kind in the US. Brownsville is also a convenient starting point for a beach getaway to nearby South Padre Island.

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Airports near Brownsville

Planning a trip to Brownsville? Enjoy flexibility with our selection of 4 airports, which offer different routes and options when travelling to Brownsville.

Brownsville/South Padre Island International Airport

This is the closest airport to Brownsville, located just 5 miles away from the city centre. It offers commercial passenger flights to various destinations within the United States.


Valley International Airport

Located in Harlingen, Texas, approximately 30 miles northwest of Brownsville, Valley International Airport is another convenient option for travellers. It serves as a regional airport with commercial passenger flights to several major cities in the United States.


McAllen International Airport

Situated in McAllen, Texas, around 55 miles northwest of Brownsville, McAllen International Airport is another viable choice for travellers. It offers commercial passenger flights to various destinations within the United States.


George Bush Intercontinental Airport

If you are unable to find a suitable flight to the above airports, the next best option would be to fly into the larger airports in Houston, Texas. George Bush Intercontinental Airport and William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) are both major international airports in Houston. From there, you can either rent a car or take a connecting flight to one of the regional airports mentioned above for a shorter drive to Brownsville.

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Things to do in Brownsville

With a wide variety of attractions in Brownsville, we've narrowed it down to our top 3 selections to make your planning easier:

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Gladys Porter Zoo

Located in Brownsville, Texas, the Gladys Porter Zoo is a must-visit attraction for animal lovers. Spanning over 31 acres, this zoo is home to a diverse range of animals from around the world. Visitors can explore various exhibits, including the Tropical America, Indo-Australia, and Africa sections, where they can see lions, giraffes, kangaroos, and more. The zoo also offers educational programs, interactive exhibits, and a botanical garden, making it great for families and nature enthusiasts.

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Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park

Visit Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park to learn about the first major battle of the Mexican-American War. Guided tours, exhibits, and walking trails offer insights into the historical significance of the battle. Here, you can find out about American history and honour the sacrifices of those who fought on the battlefield.

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Boca Chica State Park

Looking for a beach getaway? Visit Boca Chica State Park! Pristine beaches, clear waters, and a tranquil atmosphere await. Swim, sunbathe, picnic, and beachcomb. Birdwatchers will love the diverse species. Unwind or explore the natural beauty. A must-visit destination!