A St. Augustine Itinerary for Your Next Vacation

A suitcase packed for a St. Augustine vacation

Planning a vacation in St. Augustine? We have a St. Augustine Itinerary for a long weekend in St. Augustine. From spending a day on the water to exploring the historical sites of St. Augustine, and enjoying a day making use of resort-style amenities, you're sure to find plenty of family fun during your next coastal getaway! 

Day 1: A Day on the Water 

Boats in the water near St. Augustine

See St. Augustine on the water! Visitors of St. Augustine can experience the magic of the city in a variety of boating tours. Hop aboard a tour with Sabrage Tours to enjoy an eco-tour of the intercoastal waterways that are teeming with wildlife. Boat Tours St. Augustine offer more options including a sunset tour, wildlife and history tour, and private large and small boat tours.

Anglers can also find plenty of opportunities for casting a fishing line during a St. Augustine vacation rental! Reel in a catch on a guide-led fishing charter or hop in a kayak to paddle and fish the day away!  After your boat tour or fishing charter, head back to watch the sunset and enjoy an evening walk on the beach back at Barefoot Trace! 

Day 2: Walk Through History 

A view of Castillo de San Marcos

As the oldest city in the continental United States, St. Augustine is one filled with unique historical sites. Visitors can spend countless days experiencing the historical sites in the area. Built by the Spanish in the 17th century, Castillo de San Marcos is a must-visit during your St. Augustine vacation. Take a tour of the masonry fort, watch historical demonstrations, and enjoy the beautiful scenery surrounding the area!  

Afterward, head to the Historic District of St. Augustine! With streets that have been walked since the 17th century, stroll the downtown area and stop into other attractions including Colonial Quarter, the Old City Gate, and the Lightner Museum. Grab dinner in one of the local eateries that call historic downtown home! 

Day 3: Enjoy Barefoot Trace Amenities

The community pool at Barefoot Trace

Finally, enjoy the fun and delight that awaits at Barefoot Trace! Right outside your St. Augustine vacation rental, enjoy resort-style amenities like a private walkway to the beach, a heated oceanfront pool, and a clubhouse with pool tables. For even more outdoor fun, play a game on the tennis and shuffleboard courts.  

When you get hungry, head up to your home-away-from-home and make lunch in the comfort of your private and fully equipped kitchen. Take a nap in a plush bed after a morning sitting in the sun, and then get cleaned up and enjoy dinner out at one of the restaurants in St. Augustine!