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Address: Departs at Bayfront between the Fort and the Bridge, Saint Augustine, FL 32084
Phone Number: +1 904-826-1982
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Come join for a carriage ride through Downtown St Augustine. Our 40-45...

Come join for a carriage ride through Downtown St Augustine. Our 40-45 minute tours give you a chance to sit back, relax, and enjoy the stories told by our guides of 450 yrs of days gone by. We also do weddings, proposals, family reunions, company parties and other special events. We are no longer offering horseback rides on the beach.

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Great way to see the city!

We had Christina as our guide with horse Brock. She was fun and informative and Brock was a character! Highly recommend!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Issaquah, Washington
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Issaquah, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had Christina as our guide with horse Brock. She was fun and informative and Brock was a character! Highly recommend!

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Palm Coast, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We all had an enjoyable time on this horse drawn carriage ride. We live in the area and our guide told us a few facts I had never heard before. We had two young children with us on our tour and we felt safe the entire time. This is such a wonderful way to see the city! We look forward... More 

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Sebring,FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We take a carriage tour every time we visit St. Augustine. Very quaint way to see the city. The guides always ask if you'd like them to give you historical info on the tour or just have a quiet, relaxing ride. This last time our horse was Leo, we went in the evening when most shops were closed; Leo went... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

My husband, myself and our 5 month old son went on the carriage ride. They were so accommodating allowing my son to stay in his car seat on the carriage. Ken was our driver and the horse was Mike. Very knowledgeable of the area. He even recommended great restaurants in the area. I would recommend this tour to everyone and... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

We have taken this tour twice, once as a couple and most recently with our two young children. Both times we were lucky enough to get Andrea and the wonderful Leo (the horse) to accompany us. Andrea is a great story teller and adapted her stories to make them more child oriented for the tour with the family. The price... More 

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St. Augustine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Aaron/Erin was our guide and carriage driver. Extremely knowledgeable, articulate and humorous when the occasion demanded, he really knows his adoptive home, much more than other guides I have had. He also took great care to praise his horse, Rudy, who is equally versed in the quaint ways of St. Augustine traffic. Our tour was at dusk, a perfect time,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Our daughter loves horses, so we wanted to do this for her. Our guide was Christina and our four-legged guide was Brock. The cost was a flat fee of 85.00, and let me tell you that it was absolutely worth every penny. Unlike the cheesy, pre-recorded trolley rides, Christina gave us a very personalized and interactive guided tour. If we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

We used country carriages for our wedding at Castillo de San Marcos. I spoke to the owner several times, she was prompt, professional, and easy to book. To top it off they were on time, actually a few minutes early. We ended up having more time for our victory lap around the down town area. Highly recommend if you are... More 

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Ocala, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

We own a condo in St, Augustine and our daughter bought us a carriage ride for Christmas. Hard to believe we have lived here for 5 years and have never done this type of tour. We learned so much about the city and it's history. It was a nice, pleasant, unhurried ride through main roads and side streets. Aaron did... More 

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Summerfield, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Good horses. Good drivers. Very nice amd relaxing. And they give out the history. I love it here. Deffy will recommend everyone to come take a carriage tour.

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