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Private New Orleans Garden District, Irish Channel, & Magazine Street Tour

Available tomorrow

Private New Orleans Garden District, Irish Channel, & Magazine Street Tour

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This tour experience will complete our magical city in an epic way. Certainly younger than the Creole French Quarter, we will journey to the area of town formerly known as Lafayette – comprised of the working class neighborhood of the Irish Channel and aristocratic Garden District, home to beautiful houses made more famous by Anne Rice’s novel “Interview With A Vampire
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.00
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$65.00

Private Funky NOLA Shopping and Art Galleries Tour

Available tomorrow

Private Funky NOLA Shopping and Art Galleries Tour

Combine a shopping spree with city sightseeing on this New Orleans shopping tour. Skip the hassle of parking in some of New Orleans’ busiest neighborhoods; your guide handles the driving en route to shopping streets, tucked away boutiques, and funky stores located off the beaten path. Best of all, this private tour can be customized to suit your style.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$58.67
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$58.67

Private Backstage Music Tour of New Orleans with Musician Meet-and-Greets

Available tomorrow

Private Backstage Music Tour of New Orleans with Musician Meet-and-Greets

When visiting the birthplace of jazz, meet some of the artists who are keeping New Orleans' musical traditions alive with this backstage meet-and-greet. Venture away from the tourist bars of Bourbon Street to catch a live act at a speakeasy club in the Treme neighborhood. After the show, chat with band members in person.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.34
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$69.34

Private New Orleans Street Food and Culinary Adventure on Foot

Available from Wednesday

Private New Orleans Street Food and Culinary Adventure on Foot

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Eat your way through New Orleans like a local on this New Orleans street food tour. Try Crescent City favorites such as po’ boys and the Italian muffaletta, plus drinks like the Pimm’s cup and hurricane. As you walk to tried-and-true eateries, learn about the history of New Orleans cuisine from your guide.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.67
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$90.67

Private New Orleans Historic Culinary, Cocktail and Kitchen Adventure

Available from Friday

Private New Orleans Historic Culinary, Cocktail and Kitchen Adventure

Discover the historic restaurants and bars of the French Quarter on a tour that combines culinary delights with historical details. Starting on a rooftop bar, your guide provides a lay of the land, making the tour an ideal way for newcomers to get to know the city. From there, taste and drink your way through New Orleans’ classics establishments with a guide to recommend the authentic, must-try items.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$144.00
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$144.00

Private 3-hour City Tour of New Orleans with driver and guide - Hotel pick up

Available from Thursday

Private 3-hour City Tour of New Orleans with driver and guide - Hotel pick up

When one thinks of New Orleans, one of the first things that pops into our head is Mardi-Gras and Jazz. But this is not only what New Orleans has to offer. This Private city tour of New Orleans has the secrets to what the city truly is! Let your guide indulge you in the secrets that the city holds. The city of New Orleans dazzles all the travellers that come across it. It has amazing architecture and of course one of the locations that stands out the most is the French Quarter. In the French Quarter you will find Caribbean, French, Spanish and of course American influences. You will also visit the garden district. Discover and explore the city with a local expert at your entire disposition during 4 hours!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$475.30
Price varies by group size
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$475.30
Price varies by group size
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Oak Alley or Laura Plantation Tour from New Orleans

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Oak Alley or Laura Plantation Tour from New Orleans

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Take a trip to either Oak Alley or Laura Plantation on this 4-hour tour from New Orleans. Explore the creole Laura Plantation, known for its historic representation of slave plantations. Or head further down to Oak Alley Plantation and stroll around the 300-year old oak trees that cover the plantation grounds with a 40-minute guided tour. See the ‘Big House,’ slave quarters, and beautiful architecture and gardens on either tour.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$54.00
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$54.00
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New Orleans Private Party Bus

Available tomorrow

New Orleans Private Party Bus

With a VIP evening limousine service, spend a night on the town without the hassle of navigating public transit or assigning designated drivers. Your chauffeur guarantees unlimited stops at bars, clubs, and popular establishments throughout the night, as well as provides complimentary beer and water on board. The night ends with a convenient drop–off at the doorstep of your accommodation.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$739.99
per group
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$739.99
per group
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Destrehan Plantation Tour With Round Trip Transportation From New Orleans

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Destrehan Plantation Tour With Round Trip Transportation From New Orleans

Established in 1787, Destrehan Plantation is the oldest documented Plantation in the lower Mississippi River valley. Take a step back in time on a French Creole plantation, and let our historical interpreters captivate you with stories of free and enslaved families who lived there. Experience a true-life storytelling of the Destrehan family and enslaved plantation workers. See an original document signed by Thomas Jefferson and James Madison and an exhibit and intimate account of Charles Paquet, an enslaved mulatto and master builder components. Explore the Education Center displaying the 1811 Slave Revolt and the Rost Home Colony/Freedman’s Bureau exhibits. The Legacy Room showcases original artifacts and documents from the family members. Destrehan Plantation is only 30 minutes from New Orleans and 10 minutes from the New Orleans International Airport, and your tour includes pickup from most centrally located New Orleans locations.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$59.00
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$59.00
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Three Hour City Tour of New Orleans

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Three Hour City Tour of New Orleans

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Although not your typical tour of New Orleans, this expedition through the Big Easy takes in some of the major points of interest, including the French Quarter, Treme, the Esplanade, the Garden District and the Metairie Cemetery. Relax in air-conditioned minibus comfort, and listen as a guide leads you through one of America's most historic cities.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$36.00
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$36.00
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Big Easy Food Tours: New Orleans w/ Private Tour Option

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Big Easy Food Tours: New Orleans w/ Private Tour Option

New Orleans is all about food! Name any top chef and chances are they're from here, trained here or own a restaurant here. The chefs, along with traditional food ways here, influence food trends on a global scale. Our tour is a window into the heart of the French Quarter dining scene. You will sample dishes from the Grand Dames of the restaurant world, while getting the backstory from local experts. Learn how these icons have flourished for so long. Truth be told, we could offer a half dozen different food tours in the French Quarter and still never cover all the unique, exciting, joyful food experiences here. You get dining experiences here that you simply won't get anywhere else. Our tour is designed to provide a proper, stimulating, edifying and delicious survey of a food Mecca.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$193.20
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$193.20
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Private Groups: New Orleans Garden District Weekend Food Tour

Available from Thursday

Private Groups: New Orleans Garden District Weekend Food Tour

Indulge in delectable Creole and Cajun cuisine paired with tasty libations while visiting 3 locally-owned restaurants and learn about the our cemeteries, mansions and neighborhood history. This area is also great for breweries, walking and shopping so plan to stick around! • Includes 3 food stops that highlight Cajun and Creole flavors and end with cafe au lait a sweet twist on a signature dessert. Starts with a walking history of our cemetery, mansions and shopping district. • Cocktails, tax & tip are all included so you can just enjoy! • Learn about New Orleans from a native who'll share little-known secrets of local culture and traditions, architecture and history. • This experience is bookable as a private event only
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$97.78
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$97.78
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New Orleans Garden District Afternoon Food Tour for private groups

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New Orleans Garden District Afternoon Food Tour for private groups

Indulge in delectable Creole and Cajun cuisine paired with tasty libations while visiting 3 locally-owned restaurants, walking the cemetery and learning about the neighborhood in this amazing, historical city. • Includes 3 food stops that highlight seafood, Cajun and Creole flavors and end with a New Orleans sweet specialty with cafe au lait • Cocktails are included • Learn about New Orleans from a native who'll share little-known secrets of local culture and traditions, architecture and history • This experience is bookable as a private event only About your host, Michelle: "I plan cultural, dining and cocktail experiences designed to entertain and enlighten foodies looking to explore New Orleans like a local, find new favorites and discover hidden gems. A New Orleans native, I grew up surrounded by good food and a love for the community it brings to the table."
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$118.00
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$118.00
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Eat Like a Local - New Orleans Bywater Food Tour for private groups

Available from Wednesday

Eat Like a Local - New Orleans Bywater Food Tour for private groups

Meet local characters, see colorful Bywater shotgun houses, art, Voodoo, historical locations, and the Mississippi River while having a great time on this bar tour that also includes lunch! • Tuck into a local specialty for lunch • All the wine, beer and spirits are included on this bar tour • Learn about New Orleans from a native who'll share little-known secrets of local culture and traditions, architecture and history • This experience is bookable as a private event only About your host, Michelle: "I plan cultural, dining and cocktail experiences designed to entertain and enlighten foodies looking to explore New Orleans like a local, find new favorites and discover hidden gems. A New Orleans native, I grew up surrounded by good food and a love for the community it brings to the table."
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$117.35
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$117.35
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Private New Orleans City Tour

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Private New Orleans City Tour

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New Orleans is known for it’s hot and rainy days so enjoy a city tour in one of our custom climate-controlled buses. With large windows & comfortable seating you’ll stay cool and dry while visiting historic neighborhoods where larger buses are restricted. Take a spectacular city tour through beautiful New Orleans in one of our climate controlled mini buses. Experience the history, culture and charm of neighborhoods like the French Quarter, Ninth Ward, Treme, City Park, Garden District, and American Sector. On a guided tour of our historic cemeteries you can learn about our unique local burial practices. Walk through one of our so-called Cities of the Dead (above ground cemeteries) and see tombs of rich granite and marble along with stunning sculptures.
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  • 3 hours
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$200.00
Price varies by group size
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$200.00
Price varies by group size

New Orleans Garden District Walking Tour

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New Orleans Garden District Walking Tour

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Experience many of the Garden District’s highlights on a comprehensive half-day tour. Meet your local guide and small group and start your excursion with a complimentary praline. See the inside of a Garden District mansion, ride a street car, visit Lafayette Cemetery No. 1, and learn about the area’s fascinating history—all on one fun and convenient outing.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$65.00
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$65.00
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History of New Orleans Private Driving & Walking Tour

Available from Jan 5

History of New Orleans Private Driving & Walking Tour

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Private Driving Tour for up to 6 Passengers Fully Narrated Luxury Vehicle This is a great tour to immerse yourself in the culture of New Orleans. You will have the opportunity to experience over 300 years of Living History! We will go through all the old neighborhoods, French Quarter, Faubourg Marigny, Bywater, Ninth Ward, Garden District, and Uptown Just to name a few. You will learn about the different types of people and their traditions. We will stop by City Park, where you can stroll through one of the most amazing Sculpture Gardens in the World, surrounded by 800 year old Oak Trees. By the end of this tour, you will feel like a LOCAL!
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$550.00
per group
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$550.00
per group
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Highlights of New Orleans City and Swamp Tour Combination

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Highlights of New Orleans City and Swamp Tour Combination

Private Driving Tour of New Orleans Airboat Swamp Tour Luxury Vehicle Fully Narrated Experience historic New Orleans and the majestic swamps of south Louisiana.Perceived as beautiful and menacing, south Louisiana's ancient swamps have long captivated writers, historians and travelers.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$345.00
Price varies by group size
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$345.00
Price varies by group size
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Private French Quarter Culinary Walking Tour

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Private French Quarter Culinary Walking Tour

Private Tour for up to 4 People Fully Narrated INSPIRATIONAL CUISINE - INFLUENTIAL HISTORY - ARCHITECTURAL DELIGHTS - HISTORIC NEIGHBORHOOD - CULTURAL ARTS Prior to beginning our adventure into the cuisines of South Louisiana, I will begin by outlining the basic principles, procedures and terminologies that are unique to Cajun and Creole cookery. It is important to realize that cultures and cuisines must constantly evolve. This evolution process is brought about when new ingredients and ideas are introduced into a region. Here in South Louisiana, the evolution process may be witnessed at every turn. The charm of bygone New Orleans is a treasure that will be experienced on our tours.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$265.00
Price varies by group size
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$265.00
Price varies by group size
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Highlights of New Orleans Private Driving Tour

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Highlights of New Orleans Private Driving Tour

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Experience New Orleans apart from the big tour groups and kitschy sites on a private tour led by a guide with deep roots in the Big Easy. Ride comfortably and cooly around town in a luxury vehicle, seeing more than just the French Quarter with stops in the Garden District, City Park, and funky Faubourg Marigny. Soak up the city’s one-of-a-kind history, culture, and flavor with personalized insight you won’t find in any guidebook.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$400.00
per group
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$400.00
per group
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Frenchmen Street Live Music Pub Crawl

Available from Sunday

Frenchmen Street Live Music Pub Crawl

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Stroll around Frenchmen Street, New Orlean's top nightlife spot for live music, on this small-group evening tour. Listen to guided commentary on the street's colorful history and visit some of the hottest nightclubs, one of which will serve you an included New Orleans-style cocktail. You can also peruse the Frenchmen Street Art Market to pick up some locally-made souvenirs.
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  • 3 hours
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$48.00
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$48.00

Light Up Bike - Party Music Ride

Available from Mar 19

Light Up Bike - Party Music Ride

Join the Most Famous Party on Wheels! A New Orleans Original Ride the Light Up Bikes Join the Music Night Ride We Ride a Bit We Stop Sites - Food - Drinks - Party Spots - Pics Fun - Social Easy on the Ride Heavy on the Fun
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$48.00
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$48.00

New Orleans Cocktail and Food History Tour

Available from Thursday

New Orleans Cocktail and Food History Tour

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Get the best of Louisiana with this historical tour that combines all the flavors of New Orleans with a trip into the past. You'll follow your expert guide to eight different locations throughout the city that include Creole restaurants, cocktail lounges, sandwich shops and pre-Civil War bars. This tour includes samples of up to ten different dishes, plus four full-sized drinks that showcase the best of Louisiana's culinary and cocktail heritage. This is the perfect tour for foodies and allows travelers to sample the best in a single afternoon!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$130.00
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$130.00
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New Orleans Food and History Walking Tour

Available from Thursday

New Orleans Food and History Walking Tour

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Go for the gastronomic gusto on a food‐filled walking tour of New Orleans! Journey with a savvy local guide to popular Creole eateries, markets, and artisanal shops to sample diverse foods that define Louisiana’s culinary landscape. Stopping at several locations, savor such classic bites as seafood gumbo, Creole brisket, po'boys, and pralines. Along the way, meet local chefs and learn about New Orleans’ rich culinary history.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$70.00
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$70.00
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