Private French Quarter Walking and City Surrounding Neighborhoods Driving Tour

7 hr

E-Ticket

Day Trip

Pickup Service

Group Tour

Combine the ultimate tour of New Orleans with a morning walking tour of the French Quarter followed by an afternoon driving tour of areas outside the city center. This six-hour, private guided tour will walk you through 1.5 miles of the best known landmarks of the famous French Quarter, then explore surrounding areas by car to give you a comprehensive overview of the people, places, and history that define the city today. Stop for an...
Combine the ultimate tour of New Orleans with a morning walking tour of the French Quarter followed by an afternoon driving tour of areas outside the city center. This six-hour, private guided tour will walk you through 1.5 miles of the best known landmarks of the famous French Quarter, then explore surrounding areas by car to give you a comprehensive overview of the people, places, and history that define the city today. Stop for an optional lunch between the three hour segments at a favorite local restaurant.
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Itinerary Details

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: French Quarter, New Orleans, LA

We start the tour on a walking segment in the French Quarter

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Jackson Square, 615 Pere Antoine Alley, New Orleans, LA 70116-3234

We begin with a basic history of the city here, describing the factors that brought about the city's founding.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: St. Louis Cathedral, 615 Pere Antoine Aly, New Orleans, LA 70116-3291

We stop for those who wish to go inside the cathedral,

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Cabildo, 701 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70130

We visit the Cabildo and explain the reasons for the Louisiana Purchase that took place inside the building.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Audubon Park, 6500 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70118-4848

After the French Quarter segment, we leave to drive throughout the city and visit the park...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: French Quarter, New Orleans, LA

We start the tour on a walking segment in the French Quarter

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Jackson Square, 615 Pere Antoine Alley, New Orleans, LA 70116-3234

We begin with a basic history of the city here, describing the factors that brought about the city's founding.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: St. Louis Cathedral, 615 Pere Antoine Aly, New Orleans, LA 70116-3291

We stop for those who wish to go inside the cathedral,

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Cabildo, 701 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70130

We visit the Cabildo and explain the reasons for the Louisiana Purchase that took place inside the building.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Audubon Park, 6500 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70118-4848

After the French Quarter segment, we leave to drive throughout the city and visit the park, where the process of granulating sugar was invented.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Faubourg Marigny, New Orleans, LA

As the first suburb of the city, we describe the development of t his area and the major role it played in the Placage system of matchmaking and slavery.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Tulane University, 6823 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118-5698

We visit both Tulane and Loyola Universities and outline the 8 universities in town and their contributions to the development of New Orleans.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Pontalba Buildings, 700 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3372

We explain the Catholic influence of the Louisiana territory

Duration: 15 minutes

Important Details

Included
  • Private, 3-hour walking tour of French Quarter
  • Private transportation
  • Hotel pick up and return
  • Private, 3-hour driving tour of surrounding neighborhoods
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Licensed and insured local guide
Not Included
  • Entry/Admission - St. Louis Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - Pontalba Buildings
  • Souvenirs
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Admission to unplanned attraction
  • Entry/Admission - Jackson Square
  • Entry/Admission - Cabildo
Departure Point
700 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA

Traveler pickup is offered
I have a dark gray Honda Odyssey marked New Orleans Private Tours.

9:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • A maximum of 4 people per booking; cost increases with additional visitors
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.