Mercedes is a city in Hidalgo County, Texas. The population was 15,570 at the 2010 United States Census. It is part of the McAllen–Edinburg–Mission and Reynosa–McAllen metropolitan areas. Wikipedia
Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Mercedes, United States. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. A gripping city on its own right, South Padre Island also deserves a visit. South Padre Island, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Sea Turtle, Inc, South Padre Island Birding And Nature Center, Dolphin Research And Sea Life Nature Center. Also, to reach Mercedes, you'll have to take a flight to South Padre Island; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Popular vacation packages of Mercedes are of 1-2 days.
Mercedes is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.