All Around Town - Private Driving Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

293265


Categories

Shore Excursion, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of a car.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Come with me to visit my favorite places that make NOLA special.


This is by far my most popular tour. The plan is to have a unique and wonderful time and you'll end up knowing more about New Orleans than a lot of locals. You will be picked up from your hotel in your choice of my 4Runner or an Audi Sedan. This tour is about 1/2 walking and 1/2 driving. Of course, each tour is different and catered to your interests and needs. We will explore the French Quarter by foot. Every story has a beginning and the French Quarter is where it all started. After, we're going to explore local neighborhoods including the Marigny, Bywater, Treme, St. Roch, Bayou St. John, Lake Pontchartrain, Carrollton Uptown and the Garden District. We'll have plenty of opportunities for cocktail breaks if you choose. Coffee and Beignets and a New Orleans sample dish of Crawfish Poutine, Red Beans and Rice and Shrimp and Grits are included in the tour. It might seem like a long tour but I promise it will fly by. It's a great day of adventure.

Itinerary

I will pick you up from your location and we'll be off to start our great day. I will customize each tour so each person's experience will be unique. Below are some highlights of we what will do.

French Quarter
Esplanade Ave
Marigny
City Park
Lake Pontchartrain
Garden District
Oak Street
Audubon Park
St. Charles Ave.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will pick you up from the location you are staying at. I can also meet you at the airport or cruise terminal.

End location: I will drop you off at your hotel.

Duration: 6 hours

Weather and traffic may affect the amount of time it takes to reach and enjoy our locations. There is an additional $150 if you'd like a 7 person van.

Transportation

You will have your choice of my 2002 4Runner which is very reliable and sits up high or a 2014 Audi A4 which is very nice.

When we are not driving we will be walking.

What’s Included

Licensed Local Guide
Licensed Chauffeur
Coffee and Beignets and Morning Call. (The Orginal Place)
New Orleans Sample Dish at St.Roch Market

Estimated Local Cash Needed

45 USD - This would include food and drinks.

What’s Extra

I like to buy my guests beignets from Morning Call as well as a sampler plate from St. Roch Market. You may want to bring a little extra cash if you want to bring a cocktail to-go!!!!

A Recent Review of this tour

Matt was wonderful! He took us all around NOLA and was very informative and knowledgeable. We were together for 6 hours, which just flew by. He treated us to a very good Muffuletta and a trio of New Orleans favorite dishes. I highly recommend a tour with Matt.
Catherine Bova

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