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City of New Orleans and Katrina Recovery Tour

Highlights
  • Explore New Orleans with a guide who knows the way around the city
  • Hear about how the city has recovered since Hurricane Katrina 
  • See more of the French Quarter, Garden District, and beyond in a small van
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City of New Orleans and Katrina Recovery Tour
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10am City of New Orleans Tour
2.5-3 hour City of New Orleans Tour departing at 10am.
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2pm City of New Orleans Tour
2.5 - 3 hour City of New Orleans Tour departing at 2pm.
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Overview
This small-group New Orleans tour combines what most individual tours of the city cover separately, including historic cemeteries, the French Quarter, the Garden District, and an inside look into how New Orleans is doing since Hurricane Katrina. Plus, save yourself the hassle of planning transportation around the city because this guided tour comes with convenient hotel pickup and drop-off.
What to Expect

Your New Orleans tour starts with a pickup from your hotel around 15 minutes before your tour time. Get acquainted with your guide, and then set off for your city exploration.

Since this tour is by van, it’s easier for you to access areas of the French Quarter, the 9th Ward, and the Garden District that you wouldn’t be able to on a large tour bus. Pass by Frenchmen Street, Musician’s Village, Esplanade Avenue, Bayou Saint John, 17th Street Canal, Carrollton Avenue, Tulane and Loyola Universities, and the National WWII Museum.

See beautiful architecture, city landmarks, and even spooky cemeteries with local legends attached. Your guide tells you stories about the history and culture of each area, and discusses the city’s experience of and recovery from Hurricane Katrina.

At the end of your tour, get dropped off at your hotel or in the French Quarter to explore more on your own.
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Great tour of the city

Wanda was the best tour guide, she knew all about the city and where to take us. Perfect views of the city without having to walk there. Cemetery stop was awesome. Van with a/c was welcome after a couple days wilting in the humidity while...More

Thank Nancy O
Reviewed 1 week ago
Awesome tour of the Big Easy

This was a very informative tour that covered different parts of the City - the good, the bad, and somewhat ugly. I loved the diverseness of the tour and Mr Oz was very knowledgeable of his hometown. I learnt a lot about what happened during...More

Thank TravellingGoods
Reviewed 1 week ago
Best Way to See the City

This was truly one of the highlights of our vacation in New Orleans. Our tour guide picked us up in a nice, temperature controlled van and drove us around New Orleans for three hours. We saw EVERYTHING. Furthermore, our tour guide knew anything we had...More

Thank Luke G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wonderful Tour

Our Tour Guide Teddy was an excellent and incredibly well informed tour guide. I kept asking him increasingly detailed and arcane questions that I thought he might not have the answer to, but I was not able to stump him. In addition, his obvious love...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Girls weekend

You no longer can go in the lower 9th, which I personally agree, should have happened a long time ago. People touring other peoples devastation is pretty sad. I have been to New Orleans several times, but this was my first time getting a tour...More

Thank Patricia W
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10 May 2018|
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Response from oldmanthecat | Reviewed this property |
No, they have a fairly set route they take which takes a certain amount of time, so they don’t allow random requests to stop and walk around.
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Shmuel Y
3 April 2018|
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Response from KEITH J | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, you can call the tour company and ask them
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