St. Augustine: Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley Tour
- Duration: 1.5 hours
See historic St. Augustine on this full-day hop-on hop-off tour. Friendly conductors narrate the tour with a fascinating and fun mix of trivia and stories. Relive the story of the first settlement in North America as you see Castillo de San Marcos, the Spanish fort built in the 17th century. See the famous spring that Ponce de Leon deemed the Fountain of Youth, where you can actually sample the water. Explore the site of the first mass in America at the Mission of Nombre de Dios. Experience early St. Augustine as you tour Old St. Augustine Village, featuring houses from the 18th and 19th centuries. You’ll also see the Gonzalez-Alvarez House, the oldest documented colonial house in Florida, lived in by British, Spanish and American colonists. There’s no better way to see all the St. Augustine attractions than with an Old Town trolley tour. The tour departs every 15-20 minutes between...
It was actually great…eventually. Very informative and gave us an overview of what to expect and see in St.Augustine. Initially, however, the aloof Ticket Agent at the booth questioned, before confirming, our ticket reservations: “Where’d we get the tickets? Next time, come to him for discount tickets, etc.” I also asked questions about the mechanics of “hopping on and off” and when the last trolley would be, etc. The Ticket Agent could only coldly repeated himself with restrained disdain. Altogether, my visit to St. Augustine and Florida in general were not positive. Lifeless, impersonal robots like the Ticket Agent above should not be in the “hospitality” industry if they despise the very people who support it. He wasn’t the only one. Many others exuded misery with the exception of a very few…
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Love the hop on hop off part of the tour. At the end of the day I was concerned that we wouldn’t be able to get back because the trolleys were full but it worked out.
Convenient, very informative and fun tour. Even on the hottest day we enjoyed the breezy ride.
fun and informative drivers... friendly and helpful easy to get off and on
Have you used this many times in many cities,. In the USA and in Europe
Excellent driver and tour guide. Trolleys run often