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St. Augustine Activities 

On these web pages you will find your St. Augustine adventure of choice. The view from the top of the St. Augustine Lighthouse is breathtaking as is visiting old time favorites like the Fountain of Youth and the Oldest Wooden Schoolhouse. World Golf Hall of Fame has new exhibits often, and will entertain every golfer at heart. Marineland Dolphin Adventures is a scenic drive south, and will have everyone in your family smiling. Carriage rides, bike rentals, train rides and City Walks Tours will give you the lay of the land. Ghost Tours and Ripley’s Believe it or Not Museum will have you laughing out loud or shaking in your flip flops. You will always find more to do to from a favorite mini-golf favorite at Fiesta Falls to the astounding art and antiques at Villa Zorayda. Don’t miss a thing!

GTM National Estuarine Research Reserve

Directions: From St Augustine: N on A1A 8 miles north of Vilano Beach, turn left just after Gate Gas Station onto Guana River Rd. From Jacksonville Beach: S on A1A 17 miles south of JT Butler Blvd.

Hours: Trails and beach open every day 8 a.m. - sunset, Enviromental Ed Center 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Adults $2; Children $1; Under 10 free.

Credit Cards Accepted: Mastercard and Visa

Nearby Activities: Fishing

Address: 505 Guana River Rd., Ponte Vedra Beach FL 32082

Telephone: 904-823-4500 Fax: 904-825-6829


Tags: Nature, Educational


Known for salt and freshwater fishing and boating facilities. Visitors are surprised with a life-size Right Whale replica suspended from the ceiling. Explore ecology through aquariums and miles of interpretive trails.