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City Sightseeing New Orleans Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

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With a 1 day or 3 day ticket, sightseers can discover New Orleans on this thoroughly enjoyable unlimited hop-on hop-off bus tour. You'll enjoy access to 18 tour stops along the route where you can experience the very best of New Orleans, including Jackson Square, the French Quarter, Canal Street, the Garden District, the Louisiana Superdome and much more! With the 1 day ticket you'll be entitled to a free walking tour of Lafayette Cemetery, and with the 3 day ticket you'll additionally get free walking tours of the French Quarter and the Garden District, so you can really get stuck in to the local way of life!
Highlights
  • Travel by open-top, double-decker bus, which allows for optimal views
  • Guide's commentary on board teaches you about New Orleans' rich history
  • Garden District and French Quarter walking tours included with 3-day ticket
  • Take advantage of the self-guided tour of Lafayette Cemetery
  • Upgrade and add an optional walking tour of St. Louis Cemetery
  • 1- or 3-day ticket options allow for a flexible itinerary
What to Expect
Choose a 1- or 3-day ticket and head to any one of the 18 stops to board the open-top, double-decker bus. Listen to guide commentary as you pass New Orleans’ most important sights. Hop off to explore stops that interest you, spending as much time as you like at each place. Alternatively, stay on the bus for the entire loop. Learn about New Orleans’ rich history, its architectural diversity, and the vibrancy of its present-day ‘cultural gumbo.’ Explore the museums and shops along Canal Street, check out Jackson Square, or stroll through the French Market. Guided walking tours of the French Quarter and the Garden District are included with your three day ticket and leave at regularly scheduled intervals (no reservations required). Both one- and three- day ticket holders can take a self-guided tour of Lafayette Cemetery.
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Important Information
Departure Point
You may start this tour at any of the stops listed.
Departure Time
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Duration
2h
Return Details
You may disembark at any of the available stops.
Inclusions
  • Unlimited hop on hop off for the time period selected at check-out (1 day or 3 day)
  • Live tour guide
  • Lafayette Cemetery self-guided walking tour included on both 1 day and 3 day tickets.
  • Discount booklet including offers on local eateries, shops, attractions etc.
  • French Quarter guided walking tour included on 3 day ticket
  • Garden District guided walking tour included on 3 day ticket
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees/attraction tickets
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Operates: All Year Round
  • First Tour: 9:30am, Last Tour: 3:30pm
  • Full Tour Duration: 120 Minutes
  • Tour Departure Frequency: 30 Minutes
  • English Commentary Only
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Lafayette Cemetery self- guided tour: Monday - Friday: 7:00am - 3:00pm, Saturday - Sunday: 8:00am - 4:00pm. Startin point - Bus stop 12
  • French Quarter walking tours run daily at 11:00am, 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm. Starting Point - Bus stop 1
  • Garden District walking tours run daily at 11:00am, 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm. Starting point - Bus stop 12.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The tour guides and drivers did an awesome job. They gave me ideas on things to do when I visit again!

Thank jordanmarie89
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We booked the three day tour which includes a free walking tour of the French quarter and of the garden district. We took a few different buses, one with Howie, and the other with Craig as our guide, and Shone as our driver. We have...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Michelle W
GuestExperience504, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Michelle, we are so glad you enjoyed your tour experience and we appreciate the special mention of Howie, Craig, Shone, and Paige. Our staff takes great pride in the service that we provide. We will be sure to share your kind words. Thank you...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Theresa our tour guide was fantastic! Ellen our guide on the hop on hop off tour was awesome! Very informative, highly recommend.More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Odattrip
GuestExperience504, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your tour experience and we appreciate the special mention of Theresa and Ellen. Our staff takes great pride in the service that we provide. We will be sure to share your kind words. Thank you for choosing Hop-On Hop-Off...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Good day, I promised that I would write this review for Denise because she was so very helpful explaining the city of New Orleans as the tour guide for you all. Please share this with her. I was visiting the city on October 10, 2019...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Ethel G
GuestExperience504, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Ethel, we are so glad you enjoyed your tour experience and we appreciate the special mention of Denise. Our staff takes great pride in the service that we provide. We will be sure to share your kind words. Thank you for choosing Hop-On Hop-Off...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I got on the bus at stop 1 in Jackson Square and found great seats, but some along the route were turned away because the bus was too full. This didn’t happen to us, but it certainly could have and would have...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Disco_Cat1216
GuestExperience504, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your tour experience and we appreciate the special mention of Paige. Our staff takes great pride in the service that we provide. We will be sure to share your kind words. Thank you for choosing Hop-On Hop-Off New Orleans!

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BonnieJB_13
September 29, 2019|
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Response from William G | Reviewed this property |
Well, looks like the vote is 9:30. I was thinking 9:00, but I'll go with 9:30. And yes you do need to pay close attention to the last stop information. You don't want to get stranded and have to Uber or walk back to your... More
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Tgrim
September 24, 2019|
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Response from Gekkosan | Reviewed this property |
I meant to include a link to the page that includes a map of the stops. The Garden District is shown in the map. However I’m not allowed to paste links in here. Just Google “New Orleans Hop Off Hop On Map”, and you’ll get... More
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jeffandbrenda2016
August 21, 2019|
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Response from Douglas L | Reviewed this property |
Worth the admission but not included
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