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Garden District Walking Tour

Garden District Walking Tour

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Stroll down the leafy lanes of New Orleans' Garden District on this comprehensive walking tour. Traveling on foot means you'll get a chance to know the area much more intimately than you would peering out from inside a glassed-in tour bus. Listen to in-depth commentary on the area's history and culture from your guide and take the opportunity to ask questions. Stops include multiple Confederate-era houses, some celebrity homes, and the Lafayette Cemetery #1.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$28.34
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$28.34

New Orleans Sightseeing City Tour

New Orleans Sightseeing City Tour

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Maximize time in New Orleans with a sightseeing bus tour. Explore beyond the beauty of the French Quarter to see other neighborhoods including the Garden District, Treme, and the 9th Ward. Learn about city culture and history as you travel along Frenchmen Street, Esplanade Avenue, and more. Hotel pick-up and drop-off are included.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$40.00
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$40.00
Taking safety measures

Private Small Group Historical Tours in New Orleans’ Cities of The Dead

Private Small Group Historical Tours in New Orleans’ Cities of The Dead

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Visit the most famous cemetery in New Orleans, St. Louis #1, during this graveyard tour. Choose from a morning or afternoon tour and then follow your guide through the above-ground cemeteries home to famous remains including Marie Laveaux, the Voodoo Queen of New Orleans. Discover the spooky history behind this cemetery, and the many others of the city, as you walk through the “city of the dead.”
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.00
per group
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$95.00
per group

New Orleans Salacious History Walking Tour and Burlesque Show

New Orleans Salacious History Walking Tour and Burlesque Show

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Discover the French Quarter’s bawdy side—and learn all about the neighborhood’s sordid history—when you book this after-dark, burlesque-themed tour. Meet your private, costumed guide in the neighborhood, and get ready to explore. You’ll learn all about the area’s red-light history, will discover famous former burlesque houses, will learn about the characters who once called the French Quarter home, and other salacious stories. Finally, cap off the tour with a traditional burlesque performance.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.34
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$53.34

Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery No. 1 tour

Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery No. 1 tour

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Step back into the 1830's, flat boats & steamboats along the Mississippi, cotton/sugar/tobacco traders, Creole opulence and immigrants from around the world. The story of New Orleans extends far beyond the French Quarter and the Garden District has a story to tell. At Galavant Tours, our passion is sharing New Orleans with visitors from around the world. To provide you the best experience, we keep our tours groups small to tailor our tours to your interests. We talk Cajun vs Creole, food, music, history from Civil War to Katrina. And we're not afraid to talk about politics and religion, Louisiana-style!
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$26.67
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$26.67

New Orleans French Quarter Historical Walking Tour: Unlike Any City In The World

New Orleans French Quarter Historical Walking Tour: Unlike Any City In The World

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With exciting twists and turns around every corner, New Orleans’ French Quarter is full of surprises. This French Quarter walking tour not only introduces you to popular New Orleans sights such as Jackson Square, Pirates Alley, and Shotgun House, but also provides you with a local perspective on the places that give the Big Easy its distinct character.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$135.00
per group
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$135.00
per group

Private Citywide Driving Tour of New Orleans

Private Citywide Driving Tour of New Orleans

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Customized tours of New Orleans are our specialty. For a local, insider's glimpse of the city, authentic, unscripted...you have come to the right place. We will show you New Orleans through the eyes of a native. Though each excursion is tailored to your interests, notable stops will include the French Quarter and Jackson Square, historical neighborhoods such as the Faubourg Marigny & Treme, as well as the magnificent homes in the Garden District. Ride along St. Charles Avenue and the streetcar line, pass the ancient live oaks in Audubon Park, as well as a view of Tulane and Loyola Universities. Learn about our unique cemeteries and the history of our "Cities of the Dead", journey through the New Orleans City Park, one of the oldest urban parks in the nation, and along Bayou St. John, which flows through the heart of the city. History, architecture, voodoo, tales of piracy, whatever your taste, we can create the perfect tour for you!
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$320.00
per group
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$320.00
per group
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Garden District, Cemetery and Commander's Palace Lunch Walking Tour

Garden District, Cemetery and Commander's Palace Lunch Walking Tour

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One of the most elegant neighborhoods in New Orleans, the Garden District is best explored with the benefit of a private guide to highlights its features and stories. Walk past celebrity homes and down boulevards lined with oak trees, stopping to admire celebrity homes and historical sites. Tour the legendary Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, as well, and conclude your tour with reservations at Commander’s Palace, a top New Orleans restaurant.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$266.67
per group
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$266.67
per group
Taking safety measures

New Orleans Historical Literary Small-Group Tour: Books and Bohemians

New Orleans Historical Literary Small-Group Tour: Books and Bohemians

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Many great writers claimed New Orleans as a home before going on to win important prizes in literature, including the Pulitzer Prize. Learn the history behind New Orleans’ literary and bohemian past on this guided tour through the French Quarter—see the city through the eyes of greats such as William Faulkner, Eudora Welty, and Ernest Hemingway. From their homes and hotels to their favorite haunts, imagine life as a New Orleans bohemian.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$165.00
per group
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$165.00
per group

New Orleans Cemetery and Voodoo Tour

New Orleans Cemetery and Voodoo Tour

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Delve into stories of burial customs and voodoo legend on this 1.5-hour cemetery walking tour. Check out colonial architecture in the French Quarter en route to St. Louis Cemetery No 1. Follow your guide past hundreds of haunting yet romantic mausoleums including that of Marie Laveau, New Orleans’ revered voodoo priestess. Learn of her life, death and contribution to New Orleans’ rich voodoo tradition.
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  • 1 hour 27 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$26.67
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$26.67

New Orleans French Quarter and Garden District Bike Tour

New Orleans French Quarter and Garden District Bike Tour

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Pedal through two centuries of New Orleans history on a combo bike tour of the French Quarter and Garden District. Learn about the city’s Creole roots as you ride along the banks of the Mississippi and through the legendary streets of the oldest neighborhood in town. Then, cross over to the ‘American’ side, where stately southern mansions overlook leafy boulevards and the time-worn tombs of Lafayette Cemetery No. 1. It’s a great way to meet the many faces of New Orleans while enjoying fresh air and exercise.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.00
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$50.00

Ghost Tour

Ghost Tour

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Slink through New Orleans’ haunted history on an evening walking tour of the historic French Quarter. Spend almost two hours winding through shadowy corridors with your local guide, who will share enthralling tales of hauntings, festering disease, torture, murder and misfortune. Pass by infamous locations with grisly histories and give in to the age-old art of storytelling.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$26.67
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$26.67

Laura Plantation Tour with Transportation

Laura Plantation Tour with Transportation

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This is not just another drive out to the river road to visit plantations. Your driver/guide will enlighten and educate you along the way on such things as the Louisiana swamp,Lake Pontchartrain. Also giving you an overview of what the Corp of Engineers have done to prevent the next hurricane Katrina catastrophe. And host of other surprises along the way. In for a bigger savings we also offer a wide range of combination tours of the swamp and plantation together. Thank you for choosing Crescent City Tours & Transportation
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$72.54
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$72.54

Private New Orleans Street Food and Culinary Adventure on Foot

Private New Orleans Street Food and Culinary Adventure on Foot

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Eat your way through New Orleans like a local on this New Orleans street food tour. Try Crescent City favorites such as po’ boys and the Italian muffaletta, plus drinks like the Pimm’s cup and hurricane. As you walk to tried-and-true eateries, learn about the history of New Orleans cuisine from your guide.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.67
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$90.67

New Orleans Citywide Driving Tour

New Orleans Citywide Driving Tour

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Witness the diversity of New Orleans on a private half-day city tour. With a personal guide, you’ll see New Orleans’ great contrasts like the historic French Quarter, opulent St Charles Avenue, the devastated Ninth Ward, a cemetery, City Park and more. On this private tour, enjoy the flexibility of choosing your own start time and duration, as well as designating stops for refreshment, photo ops or to see a favorite attraction up close.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$528.00
per group
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$528.00
per group
Taking safety measures

Beyond the Music: Treme & Congo Square, Steppin’ thru the Soul of New Orleans

Beyond the Music: Treme & Congo Square, Steppin’ thru the Soul of New Orleans

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While visiting New Orleans, don’t miss this walking tour of TremĂ©, America’s oldest African-American neighborhood, originally settled by the Free People of Color community. Get a comprehensive overview of the neighborhood, visit the oldest Black Catholic Parish in the United States, and Congo Square in Louis Armstrong Park—the birthplace of jazz. Explore the Creole Cottages and colorful Shotguns as you listen to stories about key figures that have shaped the history of New Orleans.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$165.00
per group
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$165.00
per group

New Orleans Ultimate One-Hour Helicopter Tour

New Orleans Ultimate One-Hour Helicopter Tour

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- Experience 60 miles of aerial views around The Big Easy. - Approximately 60 minutes of flight. - Magnificent sights of the swamps and wetlands. - Tour aerial views around NASA. - Breathtaking glimpses of the Crescent City Connection and the Mississippi River.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$348.00
Price varies by group size
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$348.00
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Private Small Group Historical New Orleans Neighborhood Tours

Private Small Group Historical New Orleans Neighborhood Tours

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Immerse yourself in New Orleans' culture, history, and architecture on this in-depth walking tour. Taking to the streets on your own two feet gives you much more of a chance to get to know the city. Listen to your guide's commentary on facts, figures, and fables surrounding the colorful city as you walk.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$135.00
per group
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$135.00
per group

Private Whitney Plantation, Museum of Slavery, and St Joseph Plantation Tour

Private Whitney Plantation, Museum of Slavery, and St Joseph Plantation Tour

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This is a small narrated private tour by van, for groups of up to 5 travelers. At Whitney Plantation's Louisiana Museum of Slavery, see the harsh realities and raw historical facts of a dark side of American history. The slave narratives and artwork recreate the world of a pre-Civil War southern sugar plantation and memorial in honor of the lives of the enslaved people who toiled there. A short ride through sugar cane fields leads to St. Joseph Plantation, a Creole style family-owned working sugar cane plantation. Family members give a relaxed, intimate tour of their ancestral home and dependencies (including original slave cabins).
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$640.00
per group
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$640.00
per group
Taking safety measures

Private New Orleans City Tour

Private New Orleans City Tour

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New Orleans is known for it’s hot and rainy days so enjoy a city tour in one of our custom climate-controlled buses. With large windows & comfortable seating you’ll stay cool and dry while visiting historic neighborhoods where larger buses are restricted. Take a spectacular city tour through beautiful New Orleans in one of our climate controlled mini buses. Experience the history, culture and charm of neighborhoods like the French Quarter, Ninth Ward, Treme, City Park, Garden District, and American Sector. On a guided tour of our historic cemeteries you can learn about our unique local burial practices. Walk through one of our so-called Cities of the Dead (above ground cemeteries) and see tombs of rich granite and marble along with stunning sculptures.
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  • 3 hours
From
$200.00
Price varies by group size
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$200.00
Price varies by group size

French Quarter Drunk and Haunted Tour

French Quarter Drunk and Haunted Tour

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Let's get lit and talk about ghosts! We will start out at a bar so everyone can get fueled up for our haunted French Quarter exploration. Drinks are not included, but there will be a total of three drink stops. We'll do a little introduction about ourselves and get to know our new drinking buddies. Then, I'll tell you about some of the most famous French Quarter hauntings: from vampires to ghosts. We'll even take pictures of a ghost that has his own table at a restaurant! You're going to leave with a much deeper understanding of the French Quarter (long as you don't have TOO many). We always have small groups, so you know you are getting a more personal experience! Halfway through, we'll conjure up some spirits (get drinks!) @ a FQ bar. After, we'll go to the famous Lalaurie Mansion! We even have a ghost meter to help us monitor paranormal activity along the way! The tour will end at Lafittes Blacksmith Shop, the oldest bar in the French Quarter, where we'll talk pirates.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.27
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$36.27

Private Garden District Walking Tour With Lafayette Cemetery No 1

Private Garden District Walking Tour With Lafayette Cemetery No 1

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This private Garden District walking tour with English- or Spanish-speaking guide can accommodate groups of up to 5 travelers. See Lafayette Cemetery #1 (not open to the public) and learn about its history from outside the gates. Then continue through the historic Garden District neighborhood and through the American Sector part of New Orleans, all while being dazzled by the opulent wealth of the early settlement of the Americans. The area is filled with amazing Antebellum homes with significant historical information. Be entertained with local tales about reported hauntings, historical facts, and celebrity and movie making facts. After your historic journey, your Tour Guide is happy to recommend places to eat, drink, and have fun as well as local hangouts, celebrity information, and other fun tidbits for your magical vacation in New Orleans. Learn about the best things to do in New Orleans on this fun and informative Private Journey. Just your group, and our guide! Come Live It!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$375.00
per group
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$375.00
per group
Taking safety measures

Gallier Historic House Guided Tour

Gallier Historic House Guided Tour

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Step into the past at the Gallier House in New Orleans—one of the finest surviving examples of 19th-century townhome living in the French Quarter. On a guided tour, see authentic Victorian furnishings and architectural details, including innovative 1860’s features like indoor plumbing. Plus, learn about the history and former inhabitants of this urban plantation home and the enslaved people whose labor supported the wealthy Gallier family.
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  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$15.00
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$15.00

Private Louisiana Plantations Tour with Lunch from New Orleans

Private Louisiana Plantations Tour with Lunch from New Orleans

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Visiting Louisiana’s historic plantations provides insight into life in the Antebellum South and one of the most significant periods in US history, and this tour visits two in one day. Experience 19th-century life at the San Francisco Plantation and tour the National Landmark with a guide in period dress. Afterwards, head to Houmas House for a delicious lunch, a tour of the sugar cane plantation, and magnificent views along the Mississippi River.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$640.00
per group
From
$640.00
per group
Taking safety measures