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Discover the rich history of New Orleans, beyond the bars of Bourbon Street and the parties of Mardi Gras, on a private, 3-hour walking tour of the French Quarter. Visit many landmarks that tell the story of the city’s unique French, Spanish, and Creole heritage while strolling through the atmospheric streets with a private guide.
Private, 3-hour walking tour of the French Quarter in New Orleans
Learn about the city's unique cultural heritage
Visit famous and landmarks and hidden gems on a leisurely walk
Get a local perspective on one of the most diverse cities in the United States
Private guide for a more personalized experience
Price is per group, based on a maximum of 4 people
Choose from three different departure times, and meet your guide in the heart of the French Quarter near famous Jackson Square. Begin with a short stroll over to the banks of the Mississippi to take in scenes of river life and learn how the waterway played an essential role in the city’s founding and growth. From here, wind your way through the French quarter on a 1.5-mile (2.4-km) walk, stopping along the way to learn the history behind the one-of-a-kind mansions, alleys, and tucked-away nooks you pass.
Visit some of the most well-known landmarks in the French Quarter, including the famous St. Louis Cathedral, Pontalba buildings, the Cabildo, the Napoleon House, the Louisiana Supreme Court, and the Presbytery. Take a peek into hidden courtyards, and stroll down on Pirate’s Alley, Exchange Alley, and colorful Royal Street before visiting the Bevelo Factory, the Pharmacy Museum, Maspero’s, and the Vincent Nunez House.
The itinerary is flexible and moves at a leisurely pace to allow plenty of time for questions and discussion. Feel free to ask your guide if there's anything special you'd like to know about the neighborhood and New Orleans’s fascinating history.
Reviews by Viator travelers
This tour was fantastic. Our guide...
, Oct 2016
This tour was fantastic. Our guide, Dominic was so knowledgeable and had so much information to share with us. This was a HUGE highlight of our trip thanks to him. Would happily accompany him on another tour in the future and will recommend him to others. Absolutely terrific. Thank you!