A Tale of Three Cities - New Orleans City Driving Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

342083


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Did you know New Orleans isn't one city, but three? Ride the "Beautiful Crescent" with me, and I'll catch you up!


It's true! Due to strife and divisions between the Creole and American populations the city was divided into three municipalities, from 1836 to 1852. It was a bold experiment in urban government, and has left its mark on the city to this day. We will explore the whole city by car, visiting the "town square" of each of these cities, we'll uncover the unique "vibe" of each. This is the best way to see the whole city in one day!

Itinerary

I will pick you up at your downtown hotel, or other downtown location of your choice, and we will start by exploring the French Quarter, followed by an upriver jaunt to the Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery, then head downriver to Marigny/Bywater/Lower Ninth Ward. You will see sites and meet people that most visitors never see, and you will love it, guaranteed!

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 4 hours

This tour may also be requested as a 3-hour itinerary, with a pro-rated reduction in price. If this is of interest, please send a message indicating this preference, and I will happily furnish a custom tour link.

Transportation

My private car. a 2015 Ford Flex, kept in excellent condition. Seats 7. (see photos). The perfect touring vehicle!

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 USD - Let's stop for lunch!

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks
A Recent Review of this tour

Stephen is an awesome guide. Tonnes of great information. Needs to slow down a bit the information he provides and leave more opportunity for questions (constructive criticism). Highly recommended tour for NOLA.
Peter Cybulski

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    250 USD(for up to 6 people) (duration: 4 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    342083


    Categories

    City, First Time Visitor, Shore Excursion

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: Yes.

    Maximum travelers: 6

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent)

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