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Red Train Tours

170 San Marco Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084-2732
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Ripley's Red Train Hop-On Hop-Off Tour in St Augustine, Florida
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Enjoy more options at a better price than anywhere else in St. Augustine! We offer one day, three day and five day passes and have recently added a "Once around" tour if you are pressed for time. We offer an award-winning 80 – 90 minute, fully narrated historical tour of the Nation’s Oldest City. Our “open-air” Sightseeing Trains cover over 7 miles and visit dozens of historic sites. Our Sightseeing Train tours begin every 20 minutes beginning at 8:30 am. Guests may get on and off at over 20 locations and enjoy free parking at our Ripley owned ticket locations. All guests receive free on-demand shuttle service to and from area hotels, free shuttle service to the Alligator Farm and the St. Augustine Lighthouse with tickets, and $1 passes to “Bayfront Mini-Golf”.
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  • Average4%
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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170 San Marco Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084-2732
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"smokey extras"
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"great tour"
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Reviewed today via mobile

The three of us were family but that was not a choice without children for this review. We spent the first part of our visit to St. Augustine on the Red Train Tour. You see about 22 places in an hour and a half around...More

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Reviewed today

Would recommend this tour bus, we had two separate drivers (one outward journey and second driver on return journey) both very helpful and informative

Thank carbill1977
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were there for five days, starting Sun June 17.Trust me my wife and I have been riding the red train since the mid eighty's. I have just retired three weeks ago. Smokey is the very best of all drivers love his smokey extras. When...More

Thank Jimmy M
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Smokey was so amazing that my kids didn't want to get off his train. We loved Smokeys extras. Looking forward to it again.

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SarahBRipleys, Guest Relations Manager at Red Train Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for riding the Red Train! We are so happy you and your family enjoyed the tour!

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We purchased the 3 day pass and were impressed that the cost for two seniors was quite reasonable. We learned a lot of interesting facts about the history of St. Augustine from the different tour guides and were able to get off the bus near...More

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SarahBRipleys, Guest Relations Manager at Red Train Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for riding the Red Trains and for posting such a nice review! I am so glad that you enjoyed our services. We always love hearing that our guests enjoy our tours as much as we enjoy giving them. Thank you!

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were here in Saint Augustine only for half day and the best way to enjoy the city was to take the red train. We have had a amazing time. Benji our guide was so nice and very funny. I recommand to go on tour...More

Thank Melimma
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SarahBRipleys, Guest Relations Manager at Red Train Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are so appreciative that you took the time to share such a nice review and we are so glad that you enjoyed your guide Benji as well! Thank you so much for Riding the Red Trains!

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Best price for a three day pass, 1 senior, 1 adult. Rode it every day to get where we wanted (included free parking in the Ripley lot), had 4 different guides, and all were fantastic. We thoroughly enjoyed riding with knowledgeable locals. The competition has...More

Thank gardenduck
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SarahBRipleys, Guest Relations Manager at Red Train Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for riding the Red Trains and for posting such a nice review! There is so much history here in St Augustine and we love being able to share that with our guests! We always love hearing that our guests enjoy our...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

After years of "the other" which raised their prices and charges by the day now. Not happy at all with them!!! We visit 1-2 times a year. We used the Red Train this year. TOTALLY WORTH IT. We learned more from our favorite driver Smoky....More

Thank vmccurry
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SarahBRipleys, Guest Relations Manager at Red Train Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are so appreciative that you took the time to share such a nice review and we are so glad that you enjoyed your guide Smokey as well! We appreciate the fact that you chose our tour when we do realize that there are other...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have lived in the area for quite some time and have learned more about our great City than I expected to. Our tour guide was tremendous. He went way above what an average guide would do. He's passionate about the City and her history and...More

Thank Saltine2
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SarahBRipleys, Guest Relations Manager at Red Train Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for riding the Red Trains and for posting such a nice review! There is so much history here in St Augustine and we love being able to share that with our guests! We hope you will come back and see us...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This tour is just as good as the competition, and better priced. Our first, and favorite tour guide, was Smoky and his “Smoky extras”. He’s VERY knowledgeable, fun, keeps everyone on board actively engaged in the facts and sights, and gives you good info on...More

Thank MelanieNJoe
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SarahBRipleys, Guest Relations Manager at Red Train Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for riding the Red Trains and for posting such a nice review! There is so much history here in St Augustine and we love being able to share that with our guests. We are so happy you enjoyed your guide Smokey...More

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Anabnarna
18 April 2018|
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Response from Joyce Y | Reviewed this property |
If they are service dogs then I think they have to be allowed, but if not then I'm not sure.
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Response from 688SusanG688 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have free parking.
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Joeliz M
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Response from 688SusanG688 | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes. If extremely crowded it could be a problem.
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