Wine, dine and relax: An itinerary for just the two of you

St. Augustine, Fla (January 2018) - You will find it’s easy to reconnect on Florida’s Historic Coast when you combine exploring history with a passion for food. Indulge in these exciting itineraries perfect for active adults.

October 27, 2017
image, Wine, dine and relax: An itinerary for just the two of you

Wake up with coffee from local purveyors City Bistro, Kookaburra or a Cuban coffee at La Herencia.

Explore the diverse waters of the area with a St. Augustine Eco Tour boat excursion. When you arrive back at the city marina, grab lunch at nearby O.C. White’s for fresh local seafood.

Visit the St. Augustine Distillery or San Sebastian Winery, where free tours come with free tastings.

Take it easy in the afternoon by wandering through shops and art galleries.

Spend the evening watching the sunset at Cap’s On the Water famous for its smoked fish dip and locally caught fried shrimp.

A Day of Filled with HeritageStart your next day with a workout that delivers a spectacular reward. Climb 219 steps for the breathtaking view from the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum.

Explore history and legend at the Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park. Feed the peacocks, sip from the fountain and watch reenactors fire the cannon.

Can’t decide where to have lunch? The Tasting Tours or Savory Faire Tours introduces you to the diversity of dining in St. Augustine. End the day with a moonlit beach walk.

A Ponte Vedra Beach Day Florida’s Historic Coast is known for spectacular sunrises. Start the day at the North Beach Access of the Guana-Tolomato-Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve (locally known as the GTM.) Spend some quiet time hiking one of the many trails leading through the maritime hammock of the GTM.

Continue north along scenic A1A to Ponte Vedra Beach and check into one of the world class resorts in this quiet beach town, home to great dining, unique shopping and luxurious spas.

Have lunch at the TPC Clubhouse. This 77,000 square-foot Mediterranean-style clubhouse is an elegant blend of Old World style and modern amenities with a view of the famous Stadium Course, home of The Players tournament. Tonight take in a concert at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall. With performances by outstanding national and international artists, you’re bound to get a ticket for a fantastic evening! Located midway between Daytona Beach and Jacksonville, Florida’s Historic Coast includes historic St. Augustine, the outstanding golf and seaside elegance of Ponte Vedra, and 42 miles of pristine Atlantic beaches. For more information on events, activities, holiday getaways and vacation opportunities in St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra & The Beaches, go to the Visitors and Convention Bureau website at, become a fan on Facebook or call 1.800.653.2489.

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