New Orleans cocktail history tour
Excursions & day trips

New Orleans cocktail history tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily, 5.00pm - 8.00pm
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit four historic venues in New Orleans famous for their cocktails
  • Sample four delicious, iconic drinks made by expert mixologists
  • Learn about the fascinating history behind the drinks
What to expect

Gear up for possibly the most fun walking tour you've ever had! This three-hour cocktail history tour of New Orleans takes you to four different venues, each one more fascinating than the next. Visit the oldest stand-up bar in the country, which is also where the Grasshopper cocktail was invented. Learn the real deal about absinthe and get the scoop on hidden gems around the city.

At each stop throughout the tour, you'll have the chance to sample historic cocktails prepared by award-winning mixologists. Your guide will share with you the origins of these carefully crafted drinks as you slowly sip. The last bar is a local landmark when it comes to craft cocktails and even features live, local music around the time the tour ends.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Four full-sized cocktails at four venues
    • Local guide
    What's not included
    • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
    • Gratuities (optional)
    Where

    115 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA

    Meeting point:

    Please meet in front of the Tiki Tolteca 301 N Peters St 2nd floor, New Orleans, LA 70130.

    What to remember
    • Guests must be 21+ to participate in this tour. Please bring photo ID with you
    • Tours run rain or shine, and total distance of tour is approximately one mile
    • All cocktails are vegan
    • Cancellation policy: Full refund issued if cancelled more than 24 hours prior to start time. No refunds issued if cancelled within 24 hours of start time
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    When
    • Everyday from 5.00pm until 8.00pm
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    Provider
    Doctor Gumbo Tours
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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