Garden District, St Charles Avenue, & Cemetery Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

380950


Categories

City, Hiking and Walking, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
The neighborhood is accessible. I haven't had any trouble in the past!

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Enjoy the South's Most Beautiful Neighborhood with a Private Guide


On the Private Garden District, St Charles Avenue, & Cemetery Tour, we will explore an historic cemetery as well as learn about many of the grandiose 1800s mansions throughout the area. The Garden District is one of the most picturesque neighborhoods in America, and we will have a fun, relaxing, and engaging drive and stroll through the streets as we immerse ourselves in the history and architecture of the historic district.

Itinerary

First, I will pick you up at your hotel or other place of convenience. We will drive out of downtown towards an historic cemetery. We will visit either Lafayette #1, Metairie Cemetery, or St Joseph's Cemetery, depending on availability and preference. We will drive down the historic St Charles Avenue to see the 1800s era mansions. Next, we will hop out of the vehicle and walk through the Garden District area between Washington Ave and Jackson Ave. We will stop by stunning historic homes such as Colonel Short's Villa, Toby's Corner, McGehee House, and Buckner Mansion. Additionally, we will check out sites from popular culture including the Manning House, the Anne Rice Home, and the Benjamin Button House.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel

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

Duration: 2 hours

Transportation

We will be driving and walking through a quiet beautiful residential neighborhood.

What’s Included

  • Private Transportation

Other: Private tour guide on a driving and walking tour in the historic Garden District.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

5 USD - You will not need any extra money, unless you buy something at a coffee shop in the area.

What’s Extra

Other: There will not be any extra expenses.

A Recent Review of this tour

Ashton's tour provided us with a glimpse into the social fabric of New Orleans - past and present. He is knowledgeable, paced the tour to our interests, and provided the right balance of information in a way that was easy to grasp and remember. We will definitely book a tour with him again!
Mary Beth Chalk

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    380950


    Categories

    City, Hiking and Walking, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: Yes.
    The neighborhood is accessible. I haven't had any trouble in the past!

    Maximum travelers: 6

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent)

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