Historical Tour

Quick Details

  • Availability: Daily 

  • Duration: 1 hour

  • Parking: We meet in the downtown area for the tour, and do not provide parking. There is a drop menu of locations to pick from when booking a tour online.

  • Prices: $75 per row (1 row is 3 seats)                          

  • When calling the day of $25 per person. Minimum of $50 We can not guarantee availability when calling the day of.

  • Private Tours: Entire cart $200

  • Gratuity: Tips are not required, but appreciated.

  • Pet Friendly

An extensive and educational tour of St. Augustine.

     Explore the cultural events that made St. Augustine a key component in world history. The tour is conducted on our electric vehicles in the downtown area of St. Augustine passing by all the main historical structures and areas of historical interests.  The Mission Nombre de Dios, Castillo De San Marcos, The Ponce De Leon Hotel (now Flagler College),  The Cathedral Basilica, The Tolomato Cemetery, The Saint Francis Barracks, and The Plaza De La Constitución...there are endless adventures waiting to be discussed. During the tour your guide will point out historical attractions and places of interests while discussing the history of charming St. Augustine.

Rescheduling and cancellation policy

Rescheduling & Cancellations Please call to discuss cancellations. 50% refund when cancelled 3 weeks before activity date. We will always reschedule. We do not offer full refunds unless your seats are re-sold, and in this case we will give a full refund. If there is extreme flooding or weather which prohibits us from operating we will give a full refund and/or reschedule.

What to bring?

Please dress appropriately for the current weather conditions. Drinks are welcome, but no glass on the carts please.

General Rules

Stay seated during the tour at all times. No smoking, and please do not talk on your cellphone during the tour. We can not guarantee specific seats, and there may be other guests on your tour. Work as a team when picking seats (together everyone achieves more - team). This does not apply to those who have reserved a private tour (an entire cart).

Where do you meet for the tour?

For the Historical Tours there is a list of locations in the downtown area that you will pick from while booking your tour. If you need further assistance please contact us. For the Nights Of Lights Tour we are two departure locations: 1.) 1 St. George Street at the City Gates 2.) 95 Cordova Street at The Casa Monica Hotel. Please, review the addresses that you need to meet at prior to the arriving to St. Augustine. If you are coming for Nights Of Lights please allow yourself at least 45 minutes to find parking!

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Historial Tour

Historical Tour


An extensive and educational tour of St. Augustine. Explore the cultural events that made St. Augustine a key component in world History! Find out where to wine & dine, and things to do while you visit and EXPLORE!

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Nights Of Lights

Seasonal Tour; Nov-Jan

 Personable tour of the holiday light display with a twist of history! Venture down the smaller streets off the beaten path which display beautiful holiday decorations at the famous bed & breakfasts! Holiday glasses will be available for a unique viewing experience!

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Private Events

Scheduled In Advance

    Complete that special event by arriving and being picked up in style! Whether a wedding, pick-up/drop off, work convention, or special events, Explore Tours will make your experience one of a kind.