Sarasota Suncoast Tours

301 John Ringling Blvd
Sarasota, FL 34236
SST Logo - Sarasota Suncoast Tours offers Sarasota's most exciting tour experiences with a variety of local tours: food, history, ghosts and murder, family adventure, drinking and more! We also offer private group narrated trolley or mini-bus tours.
SST Logo - Sarasota Suncoast Tours offers Sarasota's most exciting tour experiences with a variety of local tours: food, history, ghosts and murder, family adventure, drinking and more! We also offer private group narrated trolley or mini-bus tours.
Shark Teeth Adventure - Family friendly Shark Teeth Adventure Tour - for all kids 5 to 95! (Includes a 'bite'!)
Shark Teeth Adventure - Family friendly Shark Teeth Adventure Tour - for all kids 5 to 95! (Includes a 'bite'!)
Ghosts & Gruesomes Tour - Great for private groups! $17.95 p/p
Ghosts & Gruesomes Tour - Great for private groups! $17.95 p/p
Are YOU ready? - Book now to find out what happens on the dark side of Sarasota.  Ghost stories, gruesome historical murders...fun!
Are YOU ready? - Book now to find out what happens on the dark side of Sarasota. Ghost stories, gruesome historical murders...fun!
Shark Teeth Adventure Tour - With a bite! - Kids from 5 to 95 will love this family adventure! Shark teeth hunting (we bring the equipment), a trained tooth hunter guide and lunch included! $39-$49 p/p
Shark Teeth Adventure Tour - With a bite! - Kids from 5 to 95 will love this family adventure! Shark teeth hunting (we bring the equipment), a trained tooth hunter guide and lunch included! $39-$49 p/p
Sightseeing Trolley Tours! - Our Mainland Adventure OR Sights & Sins of Sarasota trolley or minibus tours are designed for groups of 10 or more! Book now for family reunions, corporate events or any special get together in Sarasota!
Sightseeing Trolley Tours! - Our Mainland Adventure OR Sights & Sins of Sarasota trolley or minibus tours are designed for groups of 10 or more! Book now for family reunions, corporate events or any special get together in Sarasota!
Private Group - We specialize in sightseeing tours for private groups & corporate events!
Private Group - We specialize in sightseeing tours for private groups & corporate events!
Happy Guests!
Happy Guests!

Sarasota's Most Exciting Tour Experiences! We have offered local area tours since 2015, with over 3500 happy guests, by hosting original tours that are just plain crazy fun! 5 Star Guarantee on all our tours! Let us share our paradise with you when you are ready to discover the best of Sarasota! 

GIFT CERTIFICATES AVAILABLE! You can pick the tour or just the amount you want to spend and let them pick the tour!

 "Sarasota Suncoast Tours" is the ultimate tour experience for visitors, locals entertaining out of town guests or for special occasions. Food, drinking, ghosts & murders, historical walks, and so much more. We can also customize private tours for groups or corporate events. For groups of 10 or more let us host your folks on a private sightseeing trolley or minibus.

We've got it ALL on the Sarasota Suncoast!

Our award winning  "Key Culinary Tours" division specializes in helping you discover the Sarasota food or drink scenes.  Our food tours include a diverse range of cuisine and focus on helping you discover out-of-the-way restaurants with exceptional food. We never rush you as we tour Sarasota, and we want you to relax at each restaurant stop and enjoy your food and the conversation. All of our food tours are limited to 10 guests (unless it's a private tour) so book early!  We are locally owned, operated and we offer a 5 Star Guarantee for your experience!

HOW IN THE WORLD DO I CHOOSE? Here's a brief description of our tours but check out our website for more details! OR just give us a call at 941-893-4664!

Tours located on St. Armands Circle

As you stroll around the circle you will hear the intimate details of John Ringling, the circus history and life here in Sarasota from local guides who know!

You will learn the history of the Circus Ring of Fame (the Academy Awards of all things circus). Your guide will share some of his/her favorite inductees and their stories. You’ll also learn all about St. Armands restaurants and other local info.

Our Savor St. Armands Tour, from 3 – 6 p.m., is comprised of different restaurants and foods than our signature St. Armands Stroll & Taste food tour.  Now you can experience new restaurants, new foods, new stories, and still be on the circle!

Some of you told us that a Florida food tour later in the day would be great so you can golf, go to the beach, etc. in the morning and by the afternoon you are ready to eat some great food and take a tour with our awesome tour guides – so this one’s for you!

In Downtown Sarasota

This little taste of downtown has been created for those of you who want to do it all!  The beaches, the shopping, the museums, the theatre…but you still need to find really great places to eat too!  You will visit two family owned restaurants for entree samples, which are very unique from each other (including the food, the history and the atmosphere) while hearing stories of Sarasota as you casually stroll. These are out-of-the-way restaurants with exceptional food. PLUS you will still hear the history, see the sights AND have a dessert finish!

This taste of Downtown Sarasota Dinner Tour delights you in many ways: The history, the architecture, the restaurant visits, and our amazing local tour guides. You visit four restaurants, each unique in its own way, as you sample some scrumptious culinary delights. At the end of this three-hour culinary tour, you’re filled with great food and fun, historical tidbits about Sarasota’s downtown.

  • Sipping Sarasota: Bourbon Drinking Tour (includes munchies along the way - starts Jan 2020

Sarasota’s Drinking & Dining at its finest! Join us on this specialty tour with signature cocktails at each of four stops (munchies and small food plates are also provided). The only way to go is UP, so tour the heights of Sarasota with Key Culinary Tours! ADDING FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS STARTING JANUARY 2020!

  • Learn about vodka, rum, martinis, prohibition days, rum-runners and so much more!
  • Order your choice of a signature cocktail is included at each stop but if you would prefer beer or wine just let your tour guide know!
  • Various munchies are also included at our stops (we want you to be happy but safe).
  • EXCLUSIVE! Chef Lead Sarasota Farmers Market Tour! (includes market shopping bag, Chef's personal recipes to try at home and a cooking demonstration of one of his fabulous dishes) SATURDAYS ONLY 8:30 to 11 a.m., starting at 74.95 p/p

Local and Nationally Recognized Chef Tommy Klauber Leads the Sarasota Farmers Market Experience! This food tour experience will have you feeling like an ‘in-the-know’ local by the end. 

Tours located in ​Venice or on Anna Maria Island

This family-friendly tour is a memorable, fun AND educational experience including stories, demonstrations and all the equipment needed for exploration on Manasota Beach. Why Manasota Beach instead of Venice or Casperson Beaches?  Because that’s where the most shark teeth can be found! We want to ensure your family truly enjoys the ‘hunt’ and the young ones are just thrilled with finding their own teeth.  The tour then continues to downtown Venice where you will have the opportunity to turn their treasures into a necklace or ear-rings to wear home! Did we mention that a “BITE” to eat is included while in Venice? Well you do – including kid-friendly lunches for those 14 and under.

  • Historic Venice Food Tour We have a fantastic city just south of us named after a city in Italy – VENICE! This culinary walking tour takes you along streets that are rich in architecture and history. 2-5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, starting at $69.95 p/p

 

  • Anna Maria Island Beach Life Food Tour This little gem of an island has so much to offer in history, culture, and FOOD! As you stroll along its sunny streets you will be stopping at locals’ favorite spots while discovering some recent additions to the island. The laid-back pace of this casual yet informative tour has quickly made it a favorite of our guests. 11-2 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, starting at $69.96 p/p

Do ghost or murder stories intrigue you? Definitely join our Ghosts & Gruesomes Tour (a 75 minute walk on the dark side of downtown Sarasota)!

Are you a history buff? ALL our tours have history included but our Historic Walking Tour of Downtown Sarasota or Wild Women of Sarasota Tour will delight you!

Looking for a family our couples outing to start your day? Our Shark's Teeth Adventure Tour will entertain and amaze the young ones and includes a 'bite' also. For all kids from 5 to 95!

For groups of 10 or more it's time to ride our air conditioned Sightseeing Trolley or Mini-Bus! Sights & Sins Mainland Tour OR Head to the Beaches island tour!

Our original Key Culinary Tours division hosts our authentic walking food and drinking tours to introduce vacationers and locals alike to the amazing food in Sarasota, Venice and Anna Maria Island. 

  • Facility Amenities
    • Family-Friendly
    • Handicapped Accessible
    • Tours Available
  • General Information
    • Days Open
      • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday