Friends of A1A Scenic & Historic Coastal Byway

This 72-mile segment of historic State Road A1A abounds with beautiful sandy beaches, ample recreational adventures and history dating back before the birth of this country.
The A1A National Scenic Byway corridor is home to pristine parks and conservation lands like the Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve, Anastasia State Park, Gamble Rogers Memorial State Park and Washington Oaks Gardens State Park, historic landmarks such as the Castillo de San Marcos and St. Augustine Lighthouse and Maritime Museum, and interactive recreational experiences including PGA Golf at TPC Sawgrass and the world famous Marineland Dolphin Adventure. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the opportunity to kayak, hike or bike miles of trails, cycle the coastal corridor along the Atlantic Ocean or head out for an adventure on the Intracoastal Waterway, here along the A1A Scenic Byway!

Download our free A1A Scenic Byway Mobi Tour presented by the Friends of A1A and the St. Johns County Tourist Development Council, Visitors and Convention Bureau, and Cultural Council, powered by TravelStorys GPS, in your app store for a hands-free self-guided tour of the A1A Scenic Byway!


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Full day, Half day, Multi-day

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Family Friendly