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Old Towne Carriage Company

115 Beech St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4294
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Great horse!

Rita was very knowledgeable about Amelia Island history, and taking care of Indy is her number one... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2017
JenningsEC
via mobile
I would go tens times over!

Rita and Indy make a great team! We enjoyed our ride and hearing her knowledge of this beautiful... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2016
Stacy G
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Johnson City, Tennessee
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115 Beech St, Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, FL 32034-4294
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Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Rita was very knowledgeable about Amelia Island history, and taking care of Indy is her number one priority. You can tell this horse is very well taken care of and has an excellent temperament (not to mention VERY smart)! We only did the half hour...More

Thank JenningsEC
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

Rita and Indy make a great team! We enjoyed our ride and hearing her knowledge of this beautiful town! So much history, stories to tell, and treasure to be found! All part of the heritage Rita explains very thoroughly! We took tons of photos and...More

Thank Stacy G
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

I have had many horse and carriage rides but Rita and Indy are the best by far. The history Rita puts out is amazing and Indy is just wonderful. You won't be unhappy with this tour it is a must do. Thanks Rita RaE'

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Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

This carriage ride was one of our favorite activities while visiting Fernandina Beach. My mother and I were fascinated by the rich historical details shared by Rita. She even invited my grandson to ride shotgun. We loved hearing about Indy her beautiful Belgian Draft horse...More

Thank Carol R
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Reviewed 19 May 2015

After leaving a message for Rita on voice mail, I waited 3 days with no return call. The second time I called, she answered the phone and seemed extremely scattered and did not remember receiving my message. I told her we would be on Amelia...More

3  Thank Denise C
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Reviewed 3 April 2015

Rita is great. She makes her guided tour of historical downtown Fernandina Beach interesting with facts and humor. Her concern for the well being of her horse is evident in that she schedules tours over a five hour period and travels in a very leisurely...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2015

Friendly people providing a great tour, worth repeating. They know the history, the area and deliver it with humor and wisdom. One wish is that he phone numbe was not in green as it makes it hard to read web on a cell phone. But...More

2  Thank MandyPGA
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Reviewed 10 February 2015

Great discount and fantastic tour. Tour guide was extremely knowledgeable of the detailed history. The tour was so relaxing. I would highly recommend this tour.

Thank john c
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Reviewed 29 December 2014

We had a short weekend getaway to Amelia Island. If you want a great overview of the history of the Island you need to take this carriage tour. Indy the horse, and Rita to tour guide will give you a great tour of the old...More

2  Thank Jim J
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Reviewed 7 November 2014

Our group of 4 decided, after looking about for a "ghost tour", to book a carriage ride with a ghost theme. Miss Rita offered us an appointment the evening after we contacted her and met us in front of the courthouse with her impressive horse,...More

2  Thank maylegolf
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