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New Orleans French Quarter: Seasonal Christmas Tour

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    What to Expect
    Christmas New Orleans Style started three decades ago to highlight the way residents spend the holidays in the Big Easy. This event has expanded over the years and it is a month-and-a-half-long celebration that has helped promote New Orleans as top holiday destination.

    This tour contains five of the most popular tours all combined into one. A very special tour that is only offered once a year, during the Christmas Holiday Season.

    Stroll through the world famous French Quarter with an adult beverage in hand if you would like to do so! Guests will be in awe of the extravagantly decorated historic homes and buildings throughout the French Quarter while hearing the importance of the historic homes and beautiful buildings during the course of the tour. Keep in mind that the Christmas lights on the buildings will only be visible at night.

    This tour is a great way to learn about New Orleans history while experiencing the magic of Christmas in New Orleans.

    You will visit many historic locations during the tour. See St Louis Cathedral, the oldest operating church in the United States, Jackson Square, museums, the LaLaurie Mansion (argued the most haunted home in New Orleans and also one of the most extravagant and beautiful homes in the city along with much more. This tour contains history, ghost and vampire stories along with information on the famous New Orleans voodoo. The tour group will have paranormal equipment offered for anyone interested in the ghost stories. 

    Also, hear stories about the people who helped shape New Orleans into the city that it is today.

    Visit the homes of celebrities right in the French Quarter and see where filming has taken place and currently takes place today! 

    Come take part of a holiday tradition has been going strong for decades -- enjoyed by all!

      Keep in mind that the tour group will stop at bars along the tour route to provide the guests with restroom breaks and the opportunity to purchase adult beverages and soft drinks if they would like. These stops are offered as a courtesy. If you have a child with you, some bars allow children inside however some do not. The tour guide will be more than happy to stand at the door with the child to allow the adult the chance to grab a drink. We do everything we possibly can to provide a laid back environment for our guests. We want all our guests to be happy & enjoy themselves during our tours. Our goal is to provide a happy memorable experience for everyone. 

    Please note that we cannot control when and where locals decorate. Rest assured that we will provide the best of the best! There are some seasons that the decorations are not as elaborate as others. This is out of our control.

    This tour is the New Orleans Drunk History Tour, CHRISTMAS version. 

    Welcome to the home of the New Orleans Drunken Tour.  Where learning is intoxicating.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    French Quarter
    The American Sports Saloon
    1200 Decatur St
    New Orleans, LA 70116
    Directions to Departure Location 
    Tour meets on the sidewalk, in front of The American Sports Saloon
    Return Details
    French Quarter (tour does not end where it meets and departs)
    • Local guide
    • French Quarter Walking Tour
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Drinks
    • 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
    • Tours are for entertainment purposes only. No guarantee is made that guests will encounter paranormal activity. Tickets can not be transferred. No refunds for any reason (including weather in New Orleans or any other location) All sales are final. Please arrive a few minutes prior to departure time. Tours depart at the scheduled time. If guests do not check in Before the tour they can not call & meet at a different location. Late arrivals will not be refunded. We reserve the right to refuse service to guests who show signs of extreme intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund. Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements.Please be aware that @ cut off time for reservations if the minimum numbers are not met the tour will be cancelled & you will be contacted by phone, text, or email up to 1 hour before the tour is scheduled to depart. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund. We do not offer additional compensation for a customer who feels inconvenienced by the tour being cancelled. Knowing that there is a chance that this tour may be cancelled guests may want to have a back up plan in the event that this tour is cancelled last minute. If a guest agrees to attend the alternate tour all the same terms and conditions apply. Once a guest confirms the new date / time for a tour no refund will be issued if a guest decides to cancel. We reserve the right to cancel or reschedule tours due to inclement weather or any other acts of God. Departure Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions. In the event of this taking place guests will be contacted via phone, text or email. We are not responsible for lost or stolen personal belongings or any injuries sustained due to the old, uneven & dilapidated streets & walkways. Participants are advised not to obstruct the sidewalks or streets during this tour. We accept no responsibility for anything that arises from this or failure to follow any other instructions while on tour. A fee of $60 will be charged for any piece of lost, damaged, or missing piece of paranormal equipment if a guest takes the equipment they will be expected to return it immediately or pay the $60 fee so that it can be replaced immediately. •Guests are not allowed to video any portion of the tour. No videos of any narrations given by tour guides will be permitted. This is a walking tour. The duration: 1 - 2 hours it may last longer depending on the wait time inside the bars. Some bars may be busy & if numerous stops are made to busy bars this can delay the tour to a large degree.Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please keep in mind some bars do not allow kids inside. No entry is gained inside locations. Tour is subject to change without notice. This tour is the New Orleans Drunk History Tour, CHRISTMAS version.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 99 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.


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    By: Nawlins Theatrical Tours
    83 reviews
    Becky B
    Madison, Wisconsin
    Fun AND Informative!
    Rob was wonderful! Friendly and answered all our questions! Great tour. Plenty to drink with variety.
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    San Diego, California
    Great tour, and guide!!!!
    I had a great time on the Ghost Tour. Our tour guide was exceptional. He was lively and entertaining.
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    sandra s
    Los Angeles, California
    So interesting and entertaining!
    I loved that there were only 2 other people on this tour, a rare occurrence, but thankfully for me a big football
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    Excellent, unforgettable & FUN tour!!
    The tour guide was so friendly & personable. She knew so much about this place! We definitely learned a lot and
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    Kat N
    NOLA heat blast
    Omgoodness this is THE most FUN & Entertaining, yet, hinest & accurate tour company. LOVE that it's a locally
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    Bloomington, Minnesota
    Very Informative!
    This tour was awesome!! Well worth the money! I felt like we stopped at quite a few places and also the guide had
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    Chauvin, Louisiana
    This tour was so much fun.! My friends and I were always interested and the fact that we can stop at the bars for
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    Ghost tour fanatics
    Great guide! Loved the history of this city and hearing of what happened to the “ghosts” that haunt it was pretty
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    Jones W
    We enjoy stories and location
    Our tour started off as scheduled. The tour guide wasted no time entertaining and informing us in a fun nature of
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    Diane S
    Absolutely fun and informative tour!
    Our guide was outstanding, he knew the history of the horrors of the French Quarter very well and we had a lot of
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    Grove City, Ohio
    Sisters Trip
    This tour was fun and informative. Our tour guide was on time and personable. The walk was easy and relaxing.
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    Dawna R
    Toronto, Canada
    Excellent tour of the French Quarter
    Our walking tour of the French Quarter was part of the Hop On, Hop Off 3 day pass and we thoroughly enjoyed our
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    Highly Suggest This Tour!!!
    My friends and I took this tour in March 2017 with Ashli as our tour guide and loved it so much we booked this
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    New Orleans Haunted Excursion
    This was well worth it. Our Guide CODY was VERY knowledgeable and knew his details. Not only on Ghosts but General
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    Caleb P
    Drunk history
    It was the best tour I’ve ever been on I liked all the paranormal equipment and it just made my tour amazing
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