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 Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: We will meet at the entrance to Lafayette Cemetery #1 at 1400 Washington Ave.

End location: We will end at the entrance to Lafayette Cemetery #1 at 1400 Washington Ave.

Duration: 1 hour 30 min.

Transportation

We will be walking through a quiet beautiful residential neighborhood.

What’s Included

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

There will not be any extra expenses.

A Recent Review of this tour

Ashton was really great! Knowledgeable, fun and relaxed. The tour was short but he made the most of it with lots of interesting facts and kept us entertained the full hour and a half. I'd definitely take another tour with him!
Leslie Grayson

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