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Amelia Island Carriages

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Address: 110 Ash St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4228
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+1 904-556-2662

Our fully narrated horse drawn carriage tours take you through the historic...

Our fully narrated horse drawn carriage tours take you through the historic district in downtown Fernandina Beach on Amelia Island, Florida. Our friendly knowledgeable guides along with our beautiful well trained horses, will make this the highlight of your families visit or that special touch for much needed romantic getaway. Tours are available 7 days a week, year round (weather permitting) hours vary seasonably so please call for your reservation.

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Luccas & Bethany’s Secret Elopement!

It was so awesome to ride around downtown right after getting married! You truly felt like a prince and princess! Nothing like a fairytale ending riding off into the sunset.

Reviewed 27 March 2017
Bethany A
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

It was so awesome to ride around downtown right after getting married! You truly felt like a prince and princess! Nothing like a fairytale ending riding off into the sunset.

Thank Bethany A
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

Weather wasn't the most cooperative, but Amelia Island Carriages was prepared with blankets and umbrellas. Booked a carriage ride to learn some of the history of the area. We already love Amelia Island but having some of the history makes us love it even more. Shelby and Jazz make a great team. I was impressed that Shelby shared that she... More 

Thank Jennifer G
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

Booked a carriage ride on our night of arrival, getting a great overview of the historic district layout from Cindy, our driver. We were picked up at our B&B and dropped off at our restaurant of choice. The horse, named Boomer, is quite the celebrity around Fernandina Beach, and even has a children's book in his honor.

Thank Carlene S
Loganville, Georgia
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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

This was a wonderful ride. Shelby was our tour guide. She was very knowledgeable and easy to talk to. We learned a lot about the area from her. The horse that pulled our carriage was named Jazz. He was a beautiful sweet horse. I will definitely take this ride again on my next trip.

Thank Patricia L
Daytona Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Shelby was our guide, she was very sweet & knowledgeable. Jazz was a beautiful horse who you can tell is well loved. Fun time!

Thank leeshajoy
Clearwater, Florida
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Reviewed 28 April 2016

This buggy ride - there were 4 of us - is a great way to see the historical city of Fernandina and its gracious homes without having to walk it yourself. Jim was our horse and Rita our driver....both great company. Rita knew a lot about the houses we passed - beautiful old Victorians - some of which are still... More 

Thank Jane W
Linthicum Heights, Maryland
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

This was the first thing we did when we arrived in Fernandina beach. It was a nice intro into the downtown area.

Thank ShirleyB0421
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Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Boomer and Jazz were just the best! Highly recommend this for vacationers to Amelia Island. Shelby our guide was very knowledgeable of Historic Amelia Island.

Thank Johnnie M
Auburndale, Florida
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Reviewed 30 January 2016

THe driver was very knowledgable. The history of Fernadina Beach us your typical Coastal city. But interesting all in all. Would recommend.

Thank Christine M
Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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Reviewed 26 December 2015

This tour was really good. Cindy is very knowledgable and her horse Jazz is super friendly. We took the tour on Christmas Eve which made everything extra pretty because of the Christmas lights. I really enjoyed it. The tour made me want to know more about the area.

Thank Norma C

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