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  2. Louisiana
  3. New Orleans
  4. French Quarter

New Orleans: French Quarter Walking Tour

Product ID: 218955
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Immerse yourself in the unique cultural heritage of New Orleans. You will discover the city’s French and Spanish heritage, and explore the Vieux Carre’s historical landmarks together with a guide.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Fall in love with America's most interesting city
  • Learn about New Orleans’s history and legends, its key figures, and its culture
  • Visit Jackson Square, the French Market, and Pirates Alley
Full description
Take a walk through the oldest historic district in America, New Orleans’ French Quarter. You will discover the role the Mississippi River played in the founding and development of La Nouvelle Orleans, as you learn more about the city’s French and Spanish heritage.

You will also tour Jackson Square, one of the last remaining historical plazas in the country. Next up, you will explore the Vieux Carre’s historical landmarks, view local architectural housing types such as the Creole Cottage and Shotgun house, and hear the legends of Pirates Alley.

This tour is sure to leave you with a fantastic impression of this colorful city, as well as an in-depth knowledge of its history. Your tour will eventually conclude within the French Quarter, allowing you to explore further at your own leisure.
Includes
  • 2-hour guided walking tour
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

We will meet you in front of the Louisiana Welcome Center, 529 St. Ann St., located in Jackson Square.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Water
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Not allowed
  • Pets
Know before you go
• Bring water and a hat, wear comfortable shoes, and protect yourself from the rain
Organized by

The Savvy Native Walking Tours

Product ID: 218955