Garden District & Cemetery Walking 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 Walking Tour, we will explore Lafayette Cemetery #1 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 stroll through the streets as we immerse ourselves in the history and architecture of the historic district.

If you have a larger size group, I am happy to set up a custom tour. Please let me know!

Itinerary

First, we will make a visit into Lafayette Cemetery #1, made famous from countless movies and television shows. Next, 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.

If you have a larger size group, I am happy to set up a custom tour. Please let me know!

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Suggested by Guide: Lafayette Cemetery #1 1400 Washington Ave - 1.5 blocks off St Charles Ave - across the street from Commander's Palace

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

Duration: 1 hour 30 min.

Transportation

We will be walking through a quiet beautiful residential neighborhood.

What’s Included

Other: Private tour guide on a 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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Private tour guide Ashton

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