Listed on the Florida and National Registers of Haunted Places, there’s plenty of hair-raising to be had in the nation’s oldest city. Explore the paranormal aboard the Trolley of the Doomed, while your Ghost Host gives you a glimpse into the grim history of St. Augustine. Discover the secrets of the Tolomato Cemetery. Be sure to keep a watchful eye while passing by the old City Gates. You might catch a glimpse of Elizabeth, a child victim of the yellow fever, waving to passersby. Face your fears in Potter’s Wax Museum’s Chamber of Horrors and enter the town’s most haunted building, the Old Jail, for an up close and personal encounter. Arrive early to explore Cromwell’s Parlour of Paranormal Curiosities, St. Augustine’s only collection of the paranormal and unexplained. Listed as one of USA Today’s Top 10 Best Ghost Tours in the country, this unique date night experience gives you the perfect reason to cuddle up close to your loved one for safety.
The menu consists of dishes created using local and seasonal ingredients, as well as an award-winning wine list. When you book your dinner reservation, be sure to ask about their unique Date Night Experience. It begins with an amuse bouche and a toast of sparkling wine for two. Chef Lugo then serves up a three-course dinner accompanied by the perfect wine pairing.
The staff at Southern Carriages will make you feel as if you’ve stepped into a fairytale as you ride through town in their lighted white carriage. You can bring your own bottle of wine or have them take care of all the details for you. Give your partner this incredibly romantic memory that will last a lifetime.
Each Friday evening, Schooner Freedom Charters offers a one-hour-and-15-minute moonlight cruise. While you sail, you’ll enjoy complimentary drinks and unbelievable views of the town. Let the reflection of the moon glistening over the water be the backdrop to your unique date night experience. Keep in mind, reservations must be made in advance.
The St. Augustine Food Tour is perfect for the foodie couple on the search for a unique date night experience. This three-hour, all-inclusive tour stops at five participating restaurants. You’ll dine on four delectable dishes and one dessert. Beer and wine are also available to purchase if you’re looking for the perfect beverage to pair with your meal.
St. Augustine is known to have a number of unique date night locations; but we recommend Ice Plant and Odd Birds for some of the finest craft cocktails in town. Try the Ice Plant for a historic setting with a modern vibe and expertly mixed craft cocktails that are sure to impress. Odd Birds features a slightly more lively atmosphere as they often feature live music by local performers on their patio.
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Visit St. Augustine Bike Rentals and rent a pair of bicycles for yourself and your partner. From downtown to the beach to our beautiful parks, there’s an abundance of biking opportunities in St. Augustine. Make your own map and let the road be your guide as you see a different side of the Ancient City.
Recognized as one of the most haunted buildings in the country, the Old Jail is shrouded in mystery and lore. Explore a different side of the Ancient City on this spine tingling tour and take part in an actual paranormal investigation. Their expert guides will teach you how to use the latest ghost-hunting equipment. See what makes this iconic landmark so spooky after dark during this intimate and unique date night experience.