City Sightseeing Tour
$30 per person
Enjoy the Classic Sarasota Trolley Tour!
On this air-conditioned City Sightseeing Trolley Tour, guests may visit the historic downtown neighborhoods of Gillespie Park, Burns Court, Laurel Park, St. Armands Circle, Lido Key and the Rosemary Design District.
Tour-goers will also see our world-class artistic and cultural organizations: The Ringling Museum, Ringling College, Asolo Theater, Selby Library, Van Wezel Performing Arts Center, Selby Gardens, Sarasota Opera House, Art Center Sarasota, and Sarasota Symphony Orchestra.
Guests will learn more about the architects and developers who designed some of our most unique homes and buildings like the Blue Pagoda, Crocker Memorial Church, and Splendida.
Circus history, Amish culture, real estate development booms and busts, and colorful stories about Sarasota’s founders give visitors a true overview of Sarasota’s rich and amazing cultural history.
|START TIMES||City Sightseeing Tours run from 10:00-11:30 AM, 1:00-2:30 PM, and 3:00-4:30 PM most days in high season (October-April), and less frequently during the warmer months (May-September). See the schedule above for availability.|
|DURATION||90 minutes in peak season.|
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||1826 4th Street in Sarasota (behind The Breakfast House off Fruitville)|
|ARRIVING||Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the tour leaves, to check in and visit our gift shop while you wait to board. Trolleys leave at your scheduled time. If you don’t arrive within 5 minutes of departure time, we reserve the right to resell your ticket.|
|PARKING||FREE shaded parking is available!|
|ACCESSIBILITY||We have two trolleys that are wheelchair accessible but they may not always be available; if you need a wheelchair or are bringing a group of people who need a wheelchair lift or need to remain in their wheelchairs for the tour, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.|
|THINGS TO NOTE||This is a non-stop tour and you should expect to be seated for the whole trip. No coolers or personal alcohol are allowed on our tours.|
|CANCELLATION||Book with confidence! We run tours as scheduled rain or shine. If you cancel in advance or miss your tour and are able to take a future tour, we will do our best to accommodate you based on available space. However, all sales are final and we do not provide refunds for no-shows/tours you booked and missed. If we must cancel a tour for any reason, we will give you as much notice as possible and try to move you to another tour date, provide a gift certificate for a future tour or refund your ticket.|