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New Orleans City and Cemetery Sightseeing Tour provided by Cajun Encounters Tour

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New Orleans City and Cemetery Sightseeing Tour

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 21/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 21/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
St Louis Cemetery is one of New Orleans’ most important sites but it can only be visited as part of a guided tour. On this tour, explore the historic cemetery and see the mausoleum of Voodoo Queen Marie Laveau, as well as taking in other highlights of New Orleans. Visit the atmospheric French Quarter, enjoy views from the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway, and admire the lavish mansions of the Garden District.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel New Orleans
    300 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
    Please be outside of the Doubletree Hotel (Tchoupitoulas St. Entrance) at the beginning of the pickup window. Please see pickup time below. Your shuttle departs promptly. 9:00AM Tour (Picks up at 8:30AM) 11:45AM Tour (Picks up at 11:15AM) 3:00PM Tour (Picks up at 2:30PM)
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  • 1
    French Quarter
    Stop: 90 minutes
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    Pass by
    Jackson Square
    Garden District
  • 2
    St. Louis Cemetery No. 3
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • You'll end at
    DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel New Orleans
    300 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
    Please be outside of the Doubletree Hotel (Tchoupitoulas St. Entrance) at the beginning of the pickup window. Please see pickup time below. Your shuttle departs promptly. 9:00AM Tour (Picks up at 8:30AM) 11:45AM Tour (Picks up at 11:15AM) 3:00PM Tour (Picks up at 2:30PM)
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • Explore New Orleans’ Garden District and French Quarter
  • Guided walking tour of St Louis Cemetery No. 3
  • Multiple departure times available throughout the day
  • Comfortable transport by air-conditioned mini-coach
Important Information
Departure Point
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel New Orleans, 300 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned mini-coach
  • Pickup and drop off outside of Doubletree Hotel (300 Canal St.) ONLY
  • Entry/Admission - St. Louis Cemetery No. 3
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • During warmer months, we recommend that you wear lightly colored clothing; caps/hats and umbrellas are also suggested
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 35 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Hollis B wrote a review 10 Apr
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina4 contributions1 helpful vote
Our tour guide operator, Renee picked us up at the hotel right on time, happened to be a rainy day. He was pleasant throughout knew a lot of the local history and lore and presented it all while on a comfortable touring bus. They were just the right amount of stops for bathroom
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AshM25 wrote a review 8 Apr
128 contributions45 helpful votes
We booked the City tour for an early morning. We only had 1 full day in NOLA so thought it would be a good way to get a feel for the overall city. We walked away learning new information. We would have liked to have learned a little more about the effects of Katrina, but we
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Adrianna wrote a review 3 Apr
Los Angeles, California59 contributions1 helpful vote
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We got picked up on Canal Street across from the hotel we stayed in. Renee, our tour guide, is very knowledgeable about the history and the locations in the city. I did not care about the cemetery too much (still a very nice to see)- what I liked about the trip is to see all the
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Date of experience: March 2021
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Christine B wrote a review Mar 2021
Summerville, South Carolina1 contribution
Great tour of New Orleans. Butch was very personable & knowledgeable. He was a wonderful guide with suggestions for the rest of our stay.
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Date of experience: March 2021
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Response from Kristeebella R, Manager at New Orleans City and Cemetery Sightseeing Tour
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for for sharing your experience! We're so glad you enjoyed your City Tour with Butch. We hope you come back and see us again one day!
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dmvsy wrote a review Feb 2021
Chesterton, Indiana4 contributions
Renee was very informative and fun. Educated us on many things about the city of New Orleans. He drove the bus, navigated traffic, and spoke to us the entire 2 hours. We were very impressed by the cemetery.
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Response from Kristeebella R, Manager at New Orleans City and Cemetery Sightseeing Tour
Responded 1 Mar 2021
Thank you for the review! We're glad to hear that you enjoyed your City Tour with Mr. Rene! We hope you come visit us again one day!
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