Guided tour

New Orleans: French Quarter Walking Tour

New Orleans: French Quarter Walking Tour

From US$ 17 per person

Immerse yourself in the unique cultural heritage of New Orleans. You will discover the city’s French and Spanish heritage, and explore the Vieux Carre’s historical landmarks together with a guide.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 hours
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  • Fall in love with America's most interesting city
  • Learn about New Orleans’s history and legends, its key figures, and its culture
  • Visit Jackson Square, the French Market, and Pirates Alley
Full description
Take a walk through the oldest historic district in America, New Orleans’ French Quarter. You will discover the role the Mississippi River played in the founding and development of La Nouvelle Orleans, as you learn more about the city’s French and Spanish heritage. You will also tour Jackson Square, one of the last remaining historical plazas in the country. Next up, you will explore the Vieux Carre’s historical landmarks, view local architectural housing types such as the Creole Cottage and Shotgun house, and hear the legends of Pirates Alley. This tour is sure to leave you with a fantastic impression of this colorful city, as well as an in-depth knowledge of its history. Your tour will eventually conclude within the French Quarter, allowing you to explore further at your own leisure.
  • Walking tour
  • Guide
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Your guide will meet you in front of the Louisiana Welcome Center, 529 St. Ann St., located in Jackson Square.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Water
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • As part of ongoing COVID-19 virus preventative measures, this activity will now be a private experience
  • By booking this tour, you are granting permission for the local partner to use your photograph in any and all of its publications
Customer reviews

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September 29, 2019


March 2, 2020

It was a great decision to take this tour. You get a truly better understanding of the history of NOLA. Jeremy did an outstanding job and has deep knowledge of the City. After the tour I felt that I was able to appreciate the architecture in a different light.

March 9, 2020

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