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Amelia Island Carriages

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Great ride!

The owners of the Blue Heron Inn recommended a horse & carriage ride to celebrate our 10th wedding... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2018
Bradenton, Florida
Thank you for the ride

We had a great time with our engagement ride with Boomer. The experience was special and the... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2018
Bridgewater, New Jersey
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Our fully narrated horse drawn carriage tours take you through the historic district in downtown Fernandina Beach on Amelia Island, Florida. Our friendly knowledgeable guides along with our beautiful well trained horses, will make this the highlight...more
110 Ash St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4228
+1 904-556-2662
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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We were in town on business. While looking for a spot to eat my 5 year old saw the horse and carriage. Begged us to go for a ride so Saturday our calls went un-returned. Sunday they went un-returned. We did end up getting a...More

Thank Alex S
Reviewed July 23, 2018

The owners of the Blue Heron Inn recommended a horse & carriage ride to celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary. What a terrific way to see the city....Cindy is full of great stories and historical facts. Highly recommend this memorable ride. Remember to bring a treat...More

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Reviewed July 17, 2018

We had a great time with our engagement ride with Boomer. The experience was special and the driver was wonderful.

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Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Shelby and Jazz were a great team! Shelby’s knowledge of local history was impressive! Jazz was sweet and steady as he made his way through town. He is clearly well cared for!

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Reviewed May 4, 2018

Went for a mother-daughter weekend for my daughter's birthday. We used to go on history weekends while she was growing up, so I chose Amelia Island and wanted a history tour. My daughter has been ill and I didn't want to exhaust her, so a...More

Thank beanhead60
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

We are locals who have frequently seen the horse drawn carriages wandering through the historic district. So we decide to book a tour in late December. Enjoy the Christmas decorations and learn a little about our community. What a nice surprise. Boomer our Belgium draft...More

1  Thank Michael G
Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

We loved Shelby’s amazing command of each home’s history. She was a wealth of information we would never had learned other ways. We opted for a private 60 minute tour and on a fall day the plaid blanket provided was perfect. Our Belgium horse “Jazz”...More

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Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful ride! We had so much fun hearing about the history of this town with a very knowledgeable and easy to talk to driver! Our horse was named Jazz and was so precious! We feed him carrots and he gave us snuggles after he ate...More

1  Thank TracyNCliff
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

We ranged from 3 to 68 and everybody loved this! It's a great introduction to the old city, we all enjoyed all the stories and history of the buildings as we rode past them. Just the right amount of time, about 35 min and very...More

1  Thank P H
Reviewed May 31, 2017

We have taken several of these carriage rides with Amelia Island Carriages. The latest one was this Memorial Day Weekend and we had that beautiful Draft horse named Boomer. We had a great time and the narration of the history of the old homes throughout...More

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Response from Meg W | Reviewed this property |
The carriage holds more than two people so it would depend on who else if anyone signed up at the same time. I now recall we had another couple on the ride but there wasn't much interaction because of the way the wagon is... More