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City Sightseeing New Orleans Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

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With a 1 day or 3 day ticket, sightseers can discover New Orleans on this thoroughly enjoyable unlimited hop-on hop-off bus tour. You'll enjoy access to 18 tour stops along the route where you can experience the very best of New Orleans, including Jackson Square, the French Quarter, Canal Street, the Garden District, the Louisiana Superdome and much more! With the 1 day ticket you'll be entitled to a free walking tour of Lafayette Cemetery, and with the 3 day ticket you'll additionally get free walking tours of the French Quarter and the Garden District, so you can really get stuck in to the local way of life!
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 with 3-day ticket
  • Take advantage of the self-guided tour of Lafayette Cemetery
  • Upgrade and add an optional walking tour of St. Louis Cemetery
  • 1- or 3-day ticket options allow for a flexible itinerary
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. Guided walking tours of the French Quarter and the Garden District are included with your three day ticket and leave at regularly scheduled intervals (no reservations required). Both one- and three- day ticket holders can take a self-guided tour of Lafayette Cemetery.
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Important Information
Departure Point
You may start this tour at any of the stops listed.
Departure Time
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Duration
2h
Return Details
You may disembark at any of the available stops.
Inclusions
  • Unlimited hop on hop off for the time period selected at check-out (1 day or 3 day)
  • Live tour guide
  • Lafayette Cemetery self-guided walking tour included on both 1 day and 3 day tickets.
  • Discount booklet including offers on local eateries, shops, attractions etc.
  • French Quarter guided walking tour included on 3 day ticket
  • Garden District guided walking tour included on 3 day ticket
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees/attraction tickets
  • 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
  • Operates: All Year Round
  • First Tour: 9:30am, Last Tour: 3:30pm
  • Full Tour Duration: 120 Minutes
  • Tour Departure Frequency: 30 Minutes
  • English Commentary Only
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Lafayette Cemetery self- guided tour: Monday - Friday: 7:00am - 3:00pm, Saturday - Sunday: 8:00am - 4:00pm. Startin point - Bus stop 12
  • French Quarter walking tours run daily at 11:00am, 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm. Starting Point - Bus stop 1
  • Garden District walking tours run daily at 11:00am, 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm. Starting point - Bus stop 12.
  • Most travelers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really enjoyed the hop on hop off trips, the best guide for me was Mary, could hear her well, and enjoyed her descriptions. Convenient stops, friendly staffMore

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank JanetG189
GuestExperience504, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Janet, we are so glad you enjoyed your tour experience and we appreciate the special mention of Mary. Our staff takes great pride in the service that we provide. We will be sure to share your kind words. Thank you for choosing Hop-On Hop-Off...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great way to see all the sites in New Orleans!! It would have been impossible to drive, park, and visit all the sites in a few short days. Thanks to this wonderful bus tour, we saw all the sites we wanted to see in New...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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GuestExperience504, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking our tour and taking the time to share your rating! We are so glad you enjoyed your tour experience!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a superb time using the hop on hop off tour bus. The staff were brilliant. Michelle and Yurick at the visitors centre were amazing sorting out our package that included the St Louis No.1 tour, the Creole Queen and the WW2 Museum. They...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank blairdo23
GuestExperience504, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Fantastic! We are so glad you enjoyed your tour experience and we appreciate the special mention of April, Linda, Michelle, and Yurick. 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 6 days ago via mobile

We just had our first day using the New Orleans HOHO bus, and I wanted to express our delight with the service. Susie K was a truly excellent tour guide, and Mariel did an amazing job piloting that giant red bus safely around bicycles, erratic...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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GuestExperience504, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your tour experience and we appreciate the special mention of Susie and Mariel. Our staff takes great pride in the service that we provide. We will be sure to share your kind words. Thank you for choosing Hop-On Hop-Off...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A good way to see what is where in the city and then decide whether you wish to revisit anything. We bought a 1 day pass and did the whole loop in one hit, 2 hours? The live guides were very informative, though we did...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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GuestExperience504, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking our tour and taking the time to share your rating! We are so glad you enjoyed your tour experience!

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anonymous9257
2 September 2019|
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Response from IreneS3815 | Reviewed this property |
Good luck with that. We had the surprise that the day we took the hop on hop off there was a parade going on and half of the stops were unrouted. I ask for my money back and it was dead silent. This is why on trip advisor i... More
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jeffandbrenda2016
21 August 2019|
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Response from Douglas L | Reviewed this property |
Worth the admission but not included
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jeffandbrenda2016
21 August 2019|
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Response from cheekymonkey | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Your ticket only covers the tour. ( hop on/off). You might be able to purchase a ticket for the museum from this company. But I know we just paid admission at the museum.
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