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3 Mar 2012
“Sarasota circus history tour”
Sarasota's Big Top Tours offer entertaining, 2-hour excursions that reveal the "circus secrets" of America's "Circus City." Aboard a comfortable, climate-controlled "Circus Coach" you'll be hosted by a professional circus performer who will...more
5401 Bay Shore Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243-2161
+1 800-895-0071
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Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

This was a great afternoon for us. We purchased a deal for 4 flights and 2 growers (to take home). There were 4 of us. Great beer & great company. They don't serve food but on weekends they have a great food truck. You can...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2012

If you are interested in circus history this is the tour for you. It's operated by two retired circus folks who grew up in Sarasota. The tour is conducted in a 20 person van and takes about 2 hours. We enjoyed the tour a lot...More

4  Thank 11212011g
Reviewed 1 March 2012

"May all your days be circus days!" Thats the sentiment we were left with as we stepped off the Circus Bus and ended our tour. We wanted more! Big Top Tours provided a fantastic view of the circus world from the eyes of a seasoned...More

4  Thank Anne G
Reviewed 27 February 2012

Sarasota's Big Top Tours is full of wonderful surprises. I thought I’d already seen the local sites and knew all about the circus in Sarasota. Not so! Big Top Tours showed us cool “old” places I didn’t know about and offered a deeper, richer understanding...More

5  Thank wednesdays
Reviewed 13 January 2012

As a frequent visitor to beautiful Sarasota, I always look for new things to do. Having learned about Big Top Tours from the concierge at our hotel, a friend and I booked a tour. What a unique experience. We learned all about the history of...More

5  Thank giselle s
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