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Gray Line New Orleans has been showcasing the city since 1924. Locally owned and operated, the Gray Line schedule includes the award winning Original Cocktail Tour. Another top offering is the Ghost Tour, which has been so intensely researched that...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Toulouse St, Gray Line Lighthouse Ticket Office, New Orleans, LA 70130
Warehouse/Central Business District
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+1 504-569-1401
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Reviewed yesterday

What we witnessed at the Whitney was sobering, but it was also something we needed to see. They don’t glorify the old South at the Whitney. They show you the hard reality of life for the slaves who were forced to live there. An essential...More

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank Katie R
Reviewed yesterday

This was a good tour. I appreciated the insight on what plantation life was like from the perspective of the plantation owner and the slaves who worked the plantation. The house tour was a little lacking but the Gray Line driver Kindrell (Ken) Falk did...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First and foremost: our driver Kendall was the best. He was informative and explained details very clearly. I really enjoyed spending the day with him. He was a lot of fun. Secondly, the narrative at Whitney was expertly told by Cheryl. It was clear to...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loved it, the only negative was the air boats buzzing around us. They were so loud I believe they scared off most of the wildlife. It would be better if they went out at separate times.

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ken, our bus tour guide was funny and entertaining. He had a lot of great recommendations for dinner, gave a lot of interesting information on the area and sugar cane/plantation. The plantation tours were good. Laura plantation’s guide, Kyle, was excellent. We definitely enjoyed that...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

While looking forward to this tour, I focused solely on how happy I was to finally be going to a Tara or Twelve Oaks type plantation, decades after I first fell in love with GWTW. The first part of the trip did not disappoint. Our...More

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank sandra s
Reviewed 2 days ago

The tour visited the plantation first. On the way there our excellent guide, Mary E gave us lots of information. At the plantation she handed us over to one of their staff who showed us around and told us the history of the plantation and...More

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank AnthonyM1904
Reviewed 2 days ago

It's a good cruise. The engine room is open for visitors and as you cruise there is an audio comentary pointing out certain sights and giving lots of information. The lunch was a buffet that was very good. Coffee/tea/water are free and other drinks are...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Well organised trip, great boat, interesting commentary and bar staff very pleasant. Not the best river trip I've ever been on but to see and be on the mighty Mississippi was what it was all about, great jazz too!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I was not sure what to expect with this plantation and I was a bit nervous about what our guide would share. I know there are people out there that want to forget about the horrible history of slavery and I was hoping that this...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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might suggest that this area is all about business and
little else. But don’t let the bland name keep you
away from the Central Business District. The CBD
offers a wide range of fun things to do that would be
touted as exceptional in less jubilant corners of the
world. Bordered by the French Quarter, the Arts
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Erica K
25 October 2019|
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Response from adelebachelu | Reviewed this property |
This is the number on their website in New Orleans. Enjoy the tour. 1 504-569-1401
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Response from HappyTAT | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Ally1963 & Robert S. I believe the tours you are asking about are different. I did the plantation tour followed by the Cajun Pride Swamp tour. Transportation was on the Greyline bus, except, of course, the... More
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Response from AdrienneGLNOSC | Property representative |
As this question surfaces each year, i want to respond on behalf of the company so people can see the information. A number of years ago (about 20), the conditions on the River - Fog, Smoke and many small vessels, made the... More
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