St. Augustine: Old City World of Pirates Experience

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USD3200

Free cancellation

A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

Duration2 hours
Guide LanguageEnglish
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About

This entertaining, informative, and engaging walking ghost tour will take you to multiple haunted and historic locations, where your experienced local tour guide and haunted history expert will tell you of the hauntings that persist at iconic buildings surrounding St. Augustine's historic district.
St. Augustine survived wars and disease to claim the title of the oldest city in America. Experience the terrors lurking in the shadows of this quaint Florida town. Old City Ghosts offers an unflinching look at St. Augustine’s harrowing history and startling stories of real-life hauntings experienced by tour-goers, visitors, and locals alike. Join us to unveil what makes the Old City of St. Augustine one of the most haunted locations in the country.
Tour stops are subject to change. This is a walking tour and we do not go into the museums / private homes. The duration of the tour takes into account walking time to and from the historic sites.

Itinerary

In 1808 St. Augustine’s residents erected the pillars of the City Gate using coquina blocks. (Some say it was a way to keep pirates out.) Our guide goes into the history of how and why the gate still stands today. A much overlooked piece of Augustine history!
On our tour we pass by many iconic landmarks, shops and museums. Here, while we do not go in, our guide can help book tickets for after your tour and we dive into the history of the pirate history in the area.
The oldest masonry fort in the continental United States, the Castillo de San Marcos is a Spanish stone fortress built to protect and defend Spain's claims in the New World. Here our guide tells tales of the fortresses creation and impact on the surrounding area. Our guide brings the cities history back to life. All our guides are well versed in Saint Augustines intricate past.
Here our guide goes into the history of the city's most iconic ship. The Black Raven Pirate Ship. Our guide tell seafaring tales to help illustrate the maritime history in the area.
Our guide passes along the history of the city while our guests can take in spectacular views. This is the perfect tour to become acquainted with the city's history, culture and activities. Our local expert guides give personal recommendations and helps our guests understand the Old City.

Inclusions

Thrilling Tales from the Past
Well Researched History
Knowledgeable Guide

Exclusions

Gratuity

Additional Information

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Service animals allowed
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible
  • All areas and surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Guide Languages

  • English

Cancellation Policy

  • A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

  • No refund is possible if you cancel less than 24 hours before the activity start time.