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Florida Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours

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Amelia Island Carriages

Cindy and Boomer of Amelia Island Carriages

© 2006 Dawn Henthorn, licensed to About.com, Inc.
The sound is unmistakable. Clomp, clomp, clomp. The reaction of onlookers is almost always the same. It seems no one can resist watching these amazing animals in action and waving to the passengers. Riding is pretty fun too. So, whether you take a narrated sightseeing tour or a romantic moonlight ride, this is an activity the entire family can enjoy.

Amelia Island

  • Amelia Island Carriages - Daily tours of post-card perfect Victorian seaport town of Fernandina Beach. Adults $15*, children (5-14) $7 and children 4 and under are free.
  • Old Towne Carriage Company - Tours highlight landmarks in historic district of Fernandina Beach. Choice of 30-minute ($15*/$7.50*) or one-hour ($30*/$15*) tours.

Disney World

  • Port Orleans Riverside - Carriages depart near Boatwright's Dining Hall at Disney's Port Orleans Riverside Resort. The 30-minute scenic ride up and down the Sassagoula River is $35* per carriage. Each carriage can hold either four adults or two adults and three small children.

Mount Dora

  • A Hitch 'n Time - Mt. Dora is a beautiful town and you'll get a nearly 30-minute tour. Adults $14*, seniors $12* and children 5-12 $10*.

Ocala

  • Ocala Carriage & Tours - Ocala is horse country and there is no better way to see it than by a horse-drawn carriage or trolley. You'll have more than an hour of photo opportunities or simply enjoy the sights.

St. Augustine

  • Avalon Carriage Service - Enjoy a two-and-a-half mile ride down the narrow streets of historic St. Augustine. Adults $18*, children (5-11) $8* with a $75* minimum for private carriages.
  • Country Carriages - Relaxing narrated tours of historic St. Augustine or hear haunted tales on Ghost Tour. Tours are 45 minutes to an hour in duration.
  • St. Augustine Transfer Carriage
- A two-and-a-half mile ride down the historic brick streets of St. Augustine. Adults $20*, children (5-11) $10*. *Prices subject to change without notice.

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