New Orleans Citywide Driving Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

107331


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children of all ages are welcome. Groups requiring a booster seat must provide one.

Friendly: Yes.
The 7-passenger van has a lower entry point.

We welcome limited mobility visitors but do not provide an ADA equipped vehicle. Please discuss any mobility limits/needs prior to booking to ensure this tour is appropriate for you.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Join me for a city tour visiting all of the sites! I'll do the driving while you enjoy the city.


While this tour does include a French Quarter segment, it is designed to give the visitor a comprehensive view of the City and some of it's neighborhoods.

It covers the effects of Hurricane Katrina and present recovery efforts throughout the City. We will a cemetery, City Park, the Lakefront, the 17th St. Canal and a drive the length of St. Charles Avenue while visiting the University Section; Tulane and Loyola Universities.

The tour concludes with visits to the Garden District, a cemetery, the World War ll Museum and Lafayette Square.

Itinerary

Tours will vary in length from 2-3 hours depending on weather, traffic and requests made by guests. Tours can start as early as 9am and as late as 2pm.

Hotel pick up and return are included. The tour will include a refreshment break about halfway through the tour and can include a stop for lunch if desired.

The tour can also stop at a museum or attraction of your choice provided the stop is agreed to 48 hours in advance.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Guests will be picked up at a central business district or French Quarter location of their choice.

End location: While the tour officially ends when the tour returns to the central business district, guests will be dropped off anywhere downtown or in the French Quarter.

Duration: 3 hours

Weather, traffic, festivals and time on site all determine the actual length of the tour.

Transportation

The tour will be conducted in a licensed, insured and inspected, 7-passenger minivan. For groups larger that 5 adults, we will use a larger vehicle at a higher cost.

What’s Included

Transportation and a licensed, insured and native guide. The tour is approximately 2-3 hours in length depending on weather and traffic. While the tour is limited to 4 guests, exceptions are made for families.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

25 USD - For refreshments purchased during a rest stop.

What’s Extra

Custom tours for larger groups are available. Contact me for information.

Any unplanned attraction admission not otherwise included in tour fee.

We will can accommodate groups larger than 4 people by providing a larger capacity vehicle for an additional charge.

A Recent Review of this tour

He loves New Orleans. Dominick is like having your favorite history teacher be your guide. We enjoy learning how a city came to be and he delivered. Plus he lived thru Katrina and described the disaster from an honest and personal perspective of what really happened and how the city continues to rebound. Private tour with a local is so much better than an impersonal bus tour.
Laura Zeman

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