Tours in New Orleans
Tours are a great way to explore New Orleans and learn about its deep-rooted, fascinating history. While you can join a group on any of the below tours, the Concierge is happy to arrange a chartered tour to suit your interests.
These tours, approximately 3 hours in length, are perfect for the first-time visitor. Travel by bus, van or private limousine as you receive a broad overview of the history, geography and architecture of the Crescent City.
One of the best cities to sight-see on foot, choose from a plethora of tours to experience.
Step into the past as you stroll through the French Quarter and learn the history of one of America's oldest cities; explore the Garden District, one of the country's most dazzling residential neighborhoods; listen to the humorous, tragic and inspiring stories of New Orleans notables as you explore the above-ground cemeteries and learn about Marie Laveau, the Queen of Voodoo; tickle your curiosity as you take an evening haunted tour through the French Quarter.
Just an hour away, travel the Old River Road and tour the antebellum and Creole plantations of the South. Sip on a mint julep as you learn about the slave trade and life on a plantation as you hear historic memoirs from the owners.
Hop on a steamboat and travel along the majestic Mississippi as you uncover the history of what makes New Orleans one of America's greatest port cities. Sail away the evening on a sunset Jazz cruise as you take in the city skyline and enjoy the local cuisine.
Feel like getting close to nature? Climb aboard an airboat or covered small boat and take a guided swamp tour of the wetlands. Spot alligators, red wolves, deer and exotic birds as you learn about this very special ecosystem and of course, the legend of Big Foot.