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Cemetery and French Quarter Walking Tour

  • Get your bearings in New Orleans’ French Quarter on this walking tour
  • Learn about the city's history as a French colony from your guide
  • Hear stories about landmarks such as Jackson Square and Cafe du Monde 
Cemetery and French Quarter Walking Tour
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Cemetery and French Quarter Walking Tour
From US$27.00
Wander New Orleans’ famed French Quarter on this guided walking tour that includes stops at landmarks and locations such as Jackson Square, the French Market, and Cafe du Monde, plus visit the above-ground tombs of the historic St Louis No. 1 Cemetery. Along the way, your guide offers background on some of the city’s famous former residents, including voodoo priestess Marie Laveau.
What to Expect
Meet your guide in the center of the French Quarter at The Chartres House at least 15 minutes before your scheduled departure time.
Once the tour starts, you explore the popular New Orleans neighborhood, founded in 1718, and its prominent landmarks, structures, shops, and locales, such as Jackson Square, the Cabildo (a Spanish colonial building that houses historical artifacts), the French Market, Cafe du Monde, the Presbytere, and more.
Throughout the tour, hear about the city’s colorful tales, as well as its roots as an 18th-century French colony. Stroll through St. Louis No. 1 cemetery, which is the final resting place of the city's renowned voodoo priestess Marie Laveau. Plus, see the upscale shops and galleries on Royal Street and explore the history of Bourbon Street.
Reviews (19)
1 - 5 of 8 reviews
Reviewed November 9, 2018
Informative and Entertaining Tour

Graham Cooper was amazing as our tour guide!! If you have the chance to do this activity while visiting New Orleans I highly recommend this tour!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Seaside252345
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile
Wonderful surprise

Randy was a wonderful tour guide. We were lucky enough to have had the pleasure of completing this tour with our group only. He was able to adapt rather quickly to our needs. Our son is fourteen and is easy to get restless, however Randy...More

1  Thank Trisha888_12
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile
Cemetary and French quarter walking tour

We had a great tour, mike the tour guide was very knowledgeable and personable, well worth the $, great overview of history of early New Orleans

Thank landertonut
Reviewed March 19, 2018
Private tour with Mike was wonderful!!

We faced the threat of rain, but only had a few very short and very light sprinkles on Friday morning. We are so thankful, because the rest of the group postponed and we received a private tour with Mike. This also meant the streets and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Cahlan
Reviewed February 26, 2018
Thank goodness for the rain...we got Mike for a private tour

It rained hard on Sunday morning just before our tour was scheduled to start. Lucky us as we were the only two people on the tour with guide Mike. Despite battling a weak voice he was fantastic. We started with the history of New Orleans,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank AshburnTravelers
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April 14, 2018|
Response from OlsonKimberlyL | Reviewed this property |
I'm so sorry. I just got this. There are tours both in the morning and afternoon. We generally go through Viator.
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