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City Sightseeing New Orleans Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

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 at regular intervals
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City Sightseeing New Orleans Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
From US$39.00
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1-Day PassMost Popular
Explore New Orleans for 1 day with our 1 day hop on hop off bus ticket.
US$39.00
3-Day Pass
Explore New Orleans for 3 days with our 3 day hop on hop off bus ticket!
US$49.00
Overview
This hop-on hop-off tour includes all of New Orleans’ most important highlights and landmarks. Pick a seat on the open top or bottom deck of the bus and listen to your guide’s commentary as you pass each sight. The 18 stops include the Garden District, St. Louis Cemetery, Jackson Square, the French Market, and others. Choose a one- or three-day ticket, and enjoy included walking tours at several key spots.
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.

A guided walking tour of the French Quarter and the Garden District are both included and leave at regularly scheduled intervals (no reservations required). You can also take a self-guided tour of Lafayette Cemetery.
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Reviewed today via mobile
Best purchase I made in New Orleans

We were in town for 4 days so we purchased the 3 day pass and it was easily the best money we spent. Not only did it mean we could easily get around the city for our whole trip but the guides were fun and...More

Thank KatDeeKay
Reviewed yesterday
Fun and informative

Fun and informative. Takes about two hours found trip, nice chance to sit down (as down stairs, covered outside upside) after walking all day\night. Recommend 3 day pass for the included walking tour's plus each guide has a different style so take trip more than...More

Thank joseph s
Reviewed yesterday
Don't miss the walking tours!

A 3 day pass gives you great flexibility if you are new to the amazing city of New Orleans! Highly recommend both the French and Garden district walking tours. Special thank you to Sparkle, Trudy P and John for his very interesting commentary along the...More

Thank James G
Kyla B, Public Relations Manager at City Sightseeing New Orleans, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi James, we are so glad you enjoyed your tour experience and we appreciate the special mention of Sparkle, Trudy, and John. Our staff takes great pride in the service that we provide. We will be sure to share your kind words. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
No A/C inside coach....on a 92 degree day!

I purchased a 1-day pass last weekend while visiting New Orleans with friends. I always enjoy these tours and the guides were great. BUT it was over 90 degrees that day and the busses only have partial shading up top so I opted for inside...More

1  Thank carolynannmaher
Kyla B, Public Relations Manager at City Sightseeing New Orleans, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Carolyn, thank you for Hopping On. We are sorry to learn of the air conditioning difficulties that impacted your tour experience. Please accept our apologies and know that your comments have been shared with management and the deficiency will be remedied. We appreciate you...More

Reviewed 3 days ago
papa and grandson day

what an awesome day we had riding on the City Sightseeing Bus Tour, the bus was very clean inside and out, the Tour guide was very knowledgeable about the city. The stops we got off at had lots to see and the next bus arrived...More

Thank Larry P
Kyla B, Public Relations Manager at City Sightseeing New Orleans, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Awesome, Larry! Thank you for taking our tour! We are glad you had a great experience and we appreciate your feedback.

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September 16, 2018|
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Response from Pat M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, There is a public parking lot there. Recommend you get in early. You have to pay with cash or CC to park in any of the public spots. Google public parking in New Orleans and you can get a map of where all of them... More
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cnicholas1
September 10, 2018|
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Response from Jokersmokes | Reviewed this property |
Park at their stop # 5. Basin st. Station visitors center 501 basin st. $5 for 10 hours!! Way cheaper than my $35 ticket our first day there.
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mikefish1950
August 10, 2018|
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Response from Jeffrey N | Reviewed this property |
9:30am - 5:30pm/ 7 days a week. Best to board by 4:00pm to return to a particular stop.
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