New Orleans Citywide Driving and Plantation Tour Combination

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Tour Number

Activity Level

114367


Categories

Other, Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. We always welcome children of all ages. However, if your child in small enough to require a car seat, you must provide it.

Please tell us before booking if you plan to bring stroller.

Friendly: Yes.
None of our vehicles are ADA equipped. We cannot accommodate rigid wheelchairs; rather, we can handle folding chairs if space allows. Please discuss any mobility/equipment requirements before booking. This plantation has an elevator.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Tour the city and visit a Plantation in the same day!


This tour is designed to introduce visitors to a wide variety of inner-city neighborhoods outside of the French Quarter plus a nearby plantation (Destrehan) on River Road.

Your group will join others at the discretion of the plantation house management.

Itinerary

The tour will begin at 9am and visit: Faubourg Marigny, St. Louis cemetery #3, City Park, Faubourg St. John, Bayou St. John, Lake Pontchartrain; 17th Street Canal, Carrollton, University Section, Audubon Park and the Garden District. Sites visited may change due to many factors.

The tour will continue at about 12 Noon, departing the City to visit Destrehan Plantation with a stop for lunch.

Because we will be outside of the City and subject to highway traffic, weather, festivals and other unforeseen events, please do not make reservations or other commitments prior to 7pm.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: You will be picked up at your hotel. The tour will begin at your hotel or elsewhere downtown.

End location: You will be returned to your hotel or at a location of your choice downtown at the end of the tour.

The tour should last between 6-7 hours.

Duration: 9 hours

Based on festivals, weather, traffic and visitors' time on location, the trip should take about 6 hours.

Transportation

We will travel in a 7-passenger minivan.

Groups larger than 4 people will incur a higher tour fee.

Groups larger than 5 people will require a rented, licensed, insured and inspected, tour vehicle and driver.

What’s Included

Other: A licensed, insured and native tour guide throughout the driving portion of the tour; a docent guide at the plantation; pick up and return to your hotel and a visit to a nearby plantation. Admission to the Plantation is also included.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

25 Dollars - Food and drinks if you buy something during our break and or lunch.

What’s Extra

Other: Custom tours for larger groups are available at an additional cost. Please contact me for details.

Refreshments during our morning break and lunch costs.

A Recent Review of this tour

My wife and I have used Tours By Locals the last three summers. All three of the tour guides we have selected were excellent. This year Dominick Musso provided us with a tour of New Orleans. We couldn't have asked for a better experience. Anyone planning a trip to New Orleans I recommend booking with Dominick.
Tom Fehlman

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