Tours

Looking for some fun things to do in Saint Augustine, Florida? We have so many great places to see and fun things to do, it can make it hard to choose if you're short on time. Check out some of these great reviews of things to do in town that are "LOCAL APPROVED" to get some great insight on fun things to see. The Castillo de San Marcos or the fort as it's called most commonly is a must see while you're in town. St. Augustine has so many fabulous tours to take and they are rich with history. If you like your history lesson with a beer, we even have that covered! No matter how you like to have fun, we have a tour right up your alley. You can go on foot, by boat, or even in an electric bus. What about checking out the ancient city from a biplane or a helicopter? If you need a recommendation for a tour not listed here, you're welcome to call or email us, we'll tell you the best tour to take.

 

 

Ripley’s Red Train is a Fun Way to See the Nights of Lights in St Augustine

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Ripley’s Red Trains Nights of Lights Tours Get your tickets early! Click here to buy. Looking to get into the holiday spirit? The Ripley’s Red Train is a great way to do just that. They offer tours every night of the week. We recently took the ride and had such a great time on board! […]

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The St Augustine Distillery Tour is a Fun Thing To Do in Saint Augustine FL

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Looking for a great Tour? Check out the St. Augustine Distillery. If you’re riding the green or red trolleys, you will find it’s one of the stops on the tour. If not, they have plenty of free parking or you can walk from town. The Distillery is in the old Ice Plant building on Riberia […]

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The St Augustine Distillery Will Raise Your Spirits the Old Fashioned Way

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When you drive by the old Ice Plant building on Riberia Street in Saint Augustine, Florida, one phrase comes to mind, “you’ve come a long way baby.” Not only does it house The Ice Plant Bar, it is now the home of the St. Augustine Distillery Company. Inside this incredible building with its rich history, they […]

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El Galeon and the Nao Victoria are Must Seas While visiting St Augustine FL – Tallships

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As if Saint Augustine’s Bay front wasn’t beautiful enough, now these two magnificent  ships have sailed in and made it spectacular. This opportunity is as rare as two ships passing in the night. If you haven’t checked them out, you still have time to “SEAS” the day.

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A Food Tour is a Great Way to Try Some of Saint Augustine’s Restaurants

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St. Augustine Historic Walking Tours is one of the tour companies we recommend the most. They never cease to amaze  and they always surprise me by bringing me somewhere I have never been before. I recently went on their food tour and once again I was pleasantly surprised. I absolutely loved this Tour!!!! Why did I […]

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A Biplane Ride is the Thing To Do in St Augustine

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So what does a ride in a open cockpit biplane feel like? Imagine driving down a scenic highway  strapped in a high end convertible sports car. Now imagine that car lifting off and ascending over the intracoastal waterway as you pass 1,000 feet in the air with the incredible view unfolding beneath you. That is […]

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Enjoy a Scenic Boat Ride to Explore Fort Matanzas in St Augustine FL

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Fort Matanzas was completed in 1742 by the Spanish to protect St. Augustine from an attack by their enemies, both England and pirates.  It fell to ruin in the 1820’s, was stabilized by the War Department in 1916 and 1924.  The National Park Service took it over and rebuilt it in 1935.  It is an under […]

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The Best Sightseeing Tour in Historic St Augustine for Day-Trippers

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The Locals’ Guide to Saint Augustine has an “ask a local” feature. We are always asked the question “what is the best tour to see the city?”  Sometimes people will be staying a few days, but often times they are only here for a day and don’t have a lot of time to spare.     If […]

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Enjoy A Fun Pirate Pub Tour In St Augustine FL- Learn Pirate History While Sipping Sangria.

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Ahoy Matie!   If you are looking for fun night out on the town being thoroughly entertained, look no further. St. Augustine Historic Walking Tours offers a pirate pub crawl that is truly a one-of-a-kind experience. The pirate pub crawl is roughly 2 1/2 hours long and rich with history.     On our arrival we were […]

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Relax and See the City from the Bay on a Delightful Boat Ride in St Augustine FL

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One of my favorite things to do in St. Augustine, Florida is to hop aboard The Victory III Scenic Cruise Line. I love to go with my husband at sunset and take all of our friends and family as well. We have even celebrated my sister Christine’s birthday aboard eating LuLi’s Cupcakes. The one hour and 15 minute tour

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A Really Unique and Fun Ghost Tour in St Augustine FL

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We have lots of friends and family that visit us in St. Augustine. We basically live  like tourists at least one week a month. We go on lots of tours, we visit lots of attractions and do a lot of eating and drinking when we have guests in town. We are always trying new things  to find […]

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