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

New Orleans City and Cemetery Sightseeing Tour

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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.
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You'll start at
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel New Orleans
300 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USAPlease 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
    Pass by 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, USAPlease 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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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
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 35 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Ron Z. wrote a review Mar 2020
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Rene was an excellent and friendly source of information and humor! He highlighted places along the way pertaining to different interests. We highly recommend the tour before venturing out for your walk of the city. Well done Rene!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Frank wrote a review Mar 2020
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Spent a great afternoon touring the city with Butch as our driver. A great tour guide, knowledgeable and flexible. We wanted to be dropped off someplace else and he accommodated our needs. Highly recommend this guy.
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Ryo wrote a review Mar 2020
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This is a tour bus tour which is great for limited mobility people. However this tour was rushed and didnt offer the distillery stop that i was hoping for/ was advertised. There are 3 different time slots and i picked the 3pm time because it stated it would take you by a local
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Ashley wrote a review Feb 2020
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My husband and I went to New Orleans for my 30th birthday and was told by our family and friends to take a bus tour of the city. We heard about this company when we went into one of the visitor centers. There were multiple pickup locations for the tour which was very convenient.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Sinbadsmom wrote a review Feb 2020
Ocean City, Maryland60 contributions27 helpful votes
We saw a lot of places I didn't expect to see. Our guide was very knowledgable. and explained so much.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Swamp Tour! Captain Eddie!!
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Worth the trip!
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Captain Emmett was awesome! He was knowledgeable and fun. We got to see some gators. He was able to get them to com
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Really fun tour!
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Key Details
  • Duration: 2h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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