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Because I am a long-term resident of the French Quarter, i can afford guests an insider's perspective of this unique neighborhood. My goal is to customize the tour according to guest's interests. Unlike other tours, this one goes beyond the tourist veneer and provides guests an authentic experience.
Step back into New Orleans’ history with a 2-hour, private tour of the Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery that includes some of the city’s most recognizable film sites. Enjoy the personal experience of a private tour as you spot historic landmarks and the homes of New Orleans celebrities in the Garden District. Explore elegant, antebellum architecture and an important Southern Reconstruction site. Walk through the above-ground crypts and monuments in Lafayette Cemetery, whose lush greenery and weathered statues have been the backdrops for countless Hollywood movies.
Follow in the footsteps of New Orleans’ legendary writers with a 2-hour literary history tour of the French Quarter with a local guide. See where Truman Capote and Earnest Hemingway drank their favorite cocktails, with plenty of time to order one for yourself. Enjoy a relaxed pace as you stroll to the authors’ homes, discover the Southern roots of Eudora Welty and Tennessee Williams, and hear stories about the art and literature of Dixie Bohemia. Finish your tour by visiting a pair of beloved restaurants that have become neighborhood landmarks.
Explore New Orleans’ colorful heritage and history with a 2-hour walking tour that commemorates the dramatic Battle of New Orleans. Follow a local guide through the cobblestone streets of the French Quarter as you learn how Andrew Jackson led a small local force against a British invasion. Pause to explore a traditional Creole cottage, a 19th-century townhouse, and a jail that housed some of the South’s most notorious pirates. Finish your tour in the heart of the Vieux Carré, at a bar that adjoins a historic, French-Creole restaurant.
Discover New Orleans’ most ominous landmarks with a private, 2-hour walking tour of the French Quarter's mysteries, scandals and hauntings with a gifted storyteller guide. Hear local legends and secrets as you explore the Vieux Carré , and watch the city come to life after dark. Learn about Louisiana’s most chilling historic villains and recent tragedies, then try to spot the Quarter's legendary ghosts. Stand on the site of a fierce, colonial battle, and enjoy your time on the dark side of the Big Easy.
Follow in the footsteps of New Orleans’ great writers on a 2-hour private history tour, and walk alongside an experienced guide as you visit the city’s most important literary landmarks. Explore the bars where Capote, Hemingway and Tennessee Williams spent time, and pause to order their favorite drinks. Look at the writers’ former homes and beloved haunts, then visit a pair of renowned restaurants that saw the cream of ‘Dixie Bohemia’ after the First World War. Hear insider stories about Southern writers and experience the literary side of the Vieux Carré.
Discover the gay heritage of New Orleans’ legendary French Quarter with a 2-hour walking tour that blends LGBT history with the city’s most fabulous cocktails. Kick off your night hearing stories about the Vieux Carré’s most famous gay and lesbian residents. Visit neighborhood landmarks as you stroll to three more historic cocktail bars, with plenty of time to order drinks. Enjoy the fun, personal experience of a small-group tour, and learn the best places to eat, drink and party in LGBT New Orleans.
Celebrate New Orleans vibrant LGBT heritage during this private tour. Sip drinks at some of the town's most popular watering holes, frequented by well-known LGBT residents over the years. Check out Hotel Monteleone's carousel, see Tennesee Williams' home, and get your to-go cup refilled at bars such as Hermes Bar and Napoleon House. This private tour ensures a personalized experience and dedicated attention from your guide.