Give the gift of a St. Augustine experience this holiday season.
Give the gift of experience this holiday season. There are endless things to do in the nation's oldest city, so why not have an excuse to visit all year around? Below are some St. Augustine experiences that would make for great gifts for your loved ones this year. Hopefully, you will find a gift for everyone on your list.
1. Fishardy Charters
For the ones in your life who love relaxing along the water and catching dinner. Fishardy Charters offers both inshore and coastal fishing trips that provide guests the opportunity of catching a plethora of local species including Redfish, Drum, Kingfish, Sailfish and more. Trips can be booked through this link.
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2. St. Augustine Amphitheatre Tickets
For the musician and music lover in your life who wants to see their favorite artists perform live. All upcoming events can be found and booked on their events calendar page. Make sure to check out the entire calendar to find the perfect show.
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3. Flagler Legacy Tour
For the history buff in your life that loves learning about Florida history and the impact Henry Flagler had on St. Augustine. During the tour, visitors have exclusive access to several rooms that are not open to the public such as the dining hall and parlor rooms. Tiffany chandeliers are just one of the many beautiful things seen on tour. Tickets can be booked through this link.
4. Bayfront Westcott House Weekend Getaway
For the one in your life that needs a break from reality. Book a reservation at the Bayfront Westcott House for a romantic weekend getaway. Inside almost every room is a jacuzzi tub, electric fireplace, and outdoor seating. Go here to find out more information about pricing and reservations.
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5. Marineland Dolphin Adventure
For your loved ones who desire the iconic Florida experience of swimming and interacting with dolphins. Marineland has a variety of dolphin packages to choose from, so you can tailor your experience to your budget and level of interaction. Go here for pricing and booking information.
6. World Golf Village
For the golf lover in your life. Whether they're beginners or avid players, there are golf packages for every skill level. Not everyday does one have the opportunity to play golf where the greatest players have. Go here to find out more information about packages and current offers.
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7. St. Augustine Sailing
For those who you'd prefer sailing and having the wind run through their hair. St. Augustine Sailing offers charter packages all year around. Their Nights of Lights Charter allows guests the opportunity to experience the lights without the worry of crowds or parking. Go here for more information about the charter packages and booking dates. For those on your list who want an experience that's a bit more hands on, St. Augustine Sailing also offers Two-hour beginner sailing lessons. Click here for information about lessons.
8. St. Augustine Lighthouse
For the ones you love who enjoy panoramic views and maritime history, the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum is the perfect gift. Purchase either general admission tickets or choose one of their guided tours to enjoy. Go here to find out more about reservations and pricing.
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9. The Alligator Farm
The Alligator Farm Zoological Park features a variety of animal species especially many, many, many native alligators. They care for lemurs, Komodo dragons, toucans, and sloths. And, the park is the only place in the world to see all 24 species of crocodilians in one place.
The Alligator Farm offers several daily wildlife shows and demonstrations as well as zip lines and aerial adventure courses. And, for those who dare, Crocodile Crossing's Python Challenge offers a 40-foot controlled free fall adventure. (Yikes!) Go here for ticket pricing.
10. First City Helicopter Tour
For those looking to fly high in the sky, First City Helicopter tours has the perfect experience. They offer several tour options that vary in time and locals, great for friends and family. Go to this link to find out more about them.