How to Plan Your Private Historical Tour in St. Augustine: Step back in time with Pastime Private Historical Tours

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Are you ready to explore the rich history of St. Augustine? Join us on a private, guided historical tour where you can discover the historical sites and modern attractions of this charming city. With our unique 1920s-style vehicle and driver, you’ll be transported back in time as you dive into the fascinating stories and landmarks of St. Augustine. Get ready to step back in time with Pastime Private Historical Tours!

1. Choose Your Tour Package

Before embarking on your historical adventure, it’s important to choose the right tour package that suits your preferences and interests. At Pastime Private Historical Tours, we offer a variety of packages to cater to different needs:

  • Classic St. Augustine Tour: This package covers the must-see historical sites and landmarks in St. Augustine, including the Castillo de San Marcos, Flagler College, and the Lightner Museum.
  • Ghosts and Legends Tour: If you’re intrigued by the supernatural, this package takes you on a tour of the city’s haunted places, with chilling stories and paranormal encounters.
  • Historic Pub Crawl: Explore St. Augustine’s rich history while enjoying the city’s vibrant bar scene. This package includes visits to historic pubs and taverns.

Choose the package that interests you the most and aligns with what you want to experience during your tour.

2. Plan Your Itinerary

Once you’ve selected your tour package, it’s time to plan your itinerary. While our knowledgeable driver-guide will provide you with a well-rounded experience, it’s helpful to have an idea of the attractions and landmarks you’d like to visit. Here are some popular historical sites and modern attractions in St. Augustine:

Historical Sites:

  • Castillo de San Marcos
  • Fort Matanzas National Monument
  • The Lightner Museum
  • The St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum
  • The Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine

Modern Attractions:

  • St. George Street (Pedestrian-only street with shops and restaurants)
  • The Alligator Farm Zoological Park
  • The Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park
  • San Sebastian Winery

Consider your interests and allocate time to visit the attractions that fascinate you the most. Keep in mind that our driver-guide will also share interesting stories and information about each site, enhancing the overall experience.

3. Preparation Tips

As you prepare for your private historical tour in St. Augustine, consider the following tips to ensure a smooth and enjoyable experience:

  • Check the weather: St. Augustine can have hot and humid summers, so dress appropriately and bring sunscreen and hats for sun protection. In winter, bring layers as temperatures can drop.
  • Comfortable footwear: You’ll be walking and exploring various sites, so wear comfortable shoes to keep your feet happy throughout the tour.
  • Camera and batteries: Capture the memories of your historical tour with a camera or smartphone. Ensure your batteries are fully charged to avoid missing any photo opportunities.
  • Snacks and water: It’s a good idea to bring some snacks and bottled water for refreshment during the tour. Though we’ll make stops at various locations, staying hydrated is important.
  • Follow COVID-19 guidelines: Check for any specific guidelines or restrictions related to COVID-19 that may be in place during your visit to St. Augustine. Carry masks and hand sanitizers for your safety.

4. Things to Do in St. Augustine

While exploring the historical sites and attractions of St. Augustine, take some time to immerse yourself in the city’s unique experiences:

  • Visit local art galleries and witness the vibrant art scene in St. Augustine.
  • Indulge in the local cuisine and savor dishes from a diverse range of restaurants.
  • Take a romantic sunset stroll along the waterfront as you enjoy the picturesque views.
  • Explore the unique shops and boutiques along St. George Street for souvenirs and gifts.
  • Attend a live music performance at one of the local venues, enjoying the city’s vibrant music scene.

St. Augustine offers plenty of attractions and experiences outside of the historical sites, so make the most of your time in this charming city.

5. Book Your Private Historical Tour

Ready to embark on your private historical journey through the streets of St. Augustine? Book your tour with Pastime Private Historical Tours today and get ready to step back in time. Visit our website and book your tour at Secure your spot and create lasting memories as you explore the history and charm of St. Augustine!

How to Plan Your Private Historical Tour in St. Augustine: Step back in time with Pastime Private Historical Tours

Experience Adventure Like Never Before: Book Your Tour Today!