Offered to the Students of Shorecrest Preparatory School
February 28th – March 1st, 2024
$825.00 from St. Petersburg Tour Code 224205
On February 28th you will depart St. Petersburg via private motorcoach bound for St. Augustine, FL. Immerse yourself in the rich history of “The Ancient City”. Spanish Colonial architecture preserved historical sites, and old Florida culture make this trip exciting and rewarding. Bring these memories home with you on March 1, 2024.
PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION AND $150.00 NON-REFUNDABLE (FOR ANY REASON) DEPOSIT NO LATER THAN NOVEMBER 27, 2023 TO SECURE YOUR SPOT ON THIS OLD FLORIDA ADVENTURE!! EA TOURS HIGHLY RECOMMENDS THE PURCHASE OF TRIP CANCELLATION INSURANCE.
February 28, 2024
On February 28th, you will depart St. Petersburg aboard your private motor coach, and enjoy lunch* enroute to St. Augustine. Your first stop takes you to the Old Florida Museum*, where you will have a hands-on experience of life of the Timucua Natives, and Spanish settlers in Colonial America. From there you will travel to St. Augustine’s Colonial Quarters* to walk through history, which offers such activities as blacksmithing and live musket demonstrations. Finally, enjoy Dinner* at Cracker Barrel with fellow students, before your hotel check in.
February 29, 2024
This morning you will begin your day with a 219-step climb at the St. Augustine Lighthouse and Maritime Museum *. Experience over 500 years of maritime heritage and learn the role of the lighthouse and its importance in coastal defense. Before lunch* enjoy an eye-to-eye experience of Florida’s ecosystem and learn interesting facts about the reptiles native to Florida at the Alligator Farm*. Next, travel back 300 years and experience life of a pirate going through the Golden Age of Piracy at the St. Augustine Pirate and Treasure Museum. You may get booked at the Old Jail Museum and experience 19th and 20th century life of a prisoner! Travel back in time and learn about Ponce De Leon and the first Spanish settlers who arrived in the 1600’s encountering the Timucuan Indians at the Fountain of Youth*. Before heading to dinner* and games at Main Event*, you will have free time to explore Historic Downtown St. Augustine.
March 1, 2024
Today begins your journey of over 450 years of history at Castillo de San Marcos*, built by the Spanish to defend their claim in La Florida. It is the oldest masonry fort in the continental United States. Explore the culture and history, and see the original structures designed to last centuries. Before lunch* at Mellow Mushroom, hear stories at the woman owned – Ximenez-Fatio House* where 220 years of stories can be heard, spanning through the Second Spanish Period and into the American Territorial Period! Collect these memories, educational treasures, along with the culture and history you encountered before you return home to St. Petersburg on your private motor coach.
SPECIAL TOUR CONDITIONS
The price for this trip is $825.00 per person. The tour price will be based on four persons to a room and will include round-trip private motor coach transportation from St. Petersburg, hotel accommodations, 2 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 2 dinners, sightseeing and entrance fees if required where applicable. Sightseeing visits INCLUDE guide and entrance fees (if applicable) to Old Florida Museum, Colonial Quarters, Lighthouse and Maritime Museum, Alligator Farm, Pirate and Treasure Museum, Old Jail Museum, Fountain of Youth, Castillo de San Marcos, and Ximenez-Fatio House. Please note that all above-mentioned scheduled activities are subject to change or cancellation due to circumstances beyond our control (i.e., availability, weather, traffic, etc.). A minimum number of paying tour participants, travelling together, may be required for the tour offering to remain valid. The applicable tour conditions are listed on the online application. There is a $150.00 non-refundable (FOR ANY REASON) deposit due to be eligible for the trip. The $150 deposit is due November 27, 2023. The final payment is due no later than January 5, 2024, for which you will be invoiced.
To register for the trip, please visit the “student/traveler signup” page on our website at www.EAtours.com. The tour number for your group is 224205. Additional details will be supplied approximately 30 days before departure. Please note that additional tour conditions are stated on the Tour Participant Application.
The waiver and release of liability as listed below is in addition to those already stated on the Tour Conditions of the official tour participant Application and Participation Agreement.
By paying the initial NON-REFUNDABLE FOR ANY REASON deposit and/or subsequent payments, it is understood that participation in the Shorecrest Preparatory School trip to St. Augustine is voluntary. Trip cancellation insurance is strongly recommended for which EA Tours will be sending you information. It is further acknowledged that as a Tour Participant, I am aware of the risks and dangers associated with travel because of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and have knowingly chosen to accept and assume all such associated risks and dangers. It is further understood that, if in the event a participant contracts COVID-19, or any other illness, prior to departure and are unable to travel on the prescribed trip, they are still subject to the tour conditions and refund policy as stated in the online Application and Participation Agreement. It is further agreed to release, waive, covenant not to sue, hold harmless and forever discharge Voyager Travel, Inc., dba EA Tours, its officials, employees, agents, and representatives from any and all liabilities, claims, damages, losses, expenses, injuries, or other harms, whether known or unknown, resulting from or related to participation in the Tour, its activities, or the associated travel. It is further agreed to indemnify and hold Voyager Travel, Inc. dba EA Tours, its employees, agents, and representatives harmless from and against any and all liabilities, claims, damages, losses, expenses (including but not limited to reasonable attorneys’ fees and other litigation costs and expenses), injuries, or other harms incurred as a result of any claims or suits that (or anyone claiming by, under, or through me) may be brought to recover any liabilities, claims, damages, losses, expenses, injuries, or other harms that arise during or as a result of my participation in the Tour, its activities, or the associated travel. It is expressly agreed and understood that this Voluntary Release and Waiver of Liability is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by the laws of the State of Florida and the State of Louisiana. Additionally, by making any payments (whatsoever), it is acknowledged that these conditions have been carefully read and that this is a Voluntary Release and Waiver of Liability.
PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION AND $150.00 NON- REFUNDABLE (FOR ANY REASON) DEPOSIT TO WWW.EATOURS.COM BY NOVEMBER 27, 2023 TO SECURE YOUR SPOT ON THIS FLORIDA HISTORY ADVENTURE!!