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Super city tour of New Orleans by bus

Availability: Daily
Duration: 2 hours, 15 minutes
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
INSTANT CONFIRMATION
Do this because
  • Comfortable bus ride around New Orleans' landmarks & historic districts
  • See the French Quarter and the Garden District up close
  • Sights include Bayou St John, Tulane & Saint Louis Cathedral
  • Ninth Ward, Fats Domino's home & stories of voodoo & piracy
What to expect

Travel through three centuries of history, legends and romance with a professional guide.

On this tour you will:

  • see Hurricane Katrina reconstruction sites and levee breaches
  • absorb the sights and sounds of the world famous French Quarter and historic Jackson Square, home of the Cabildo and Presbytere Museums
  • visit one of our historic cemeteries, referred to as “Cities of the Dead,” and learn about this unique above ground burial system
  • listen to stories of voodoo and piracy on Bayou St. John, the waterway used by Jean Lafitte and his band of pirates
  • stroll around the City Park, one of the ten largest urban parks in America
  • visit, if you want, either the Morning Call Cafe or the Besthoff Sculpture Garden
  • follow the path of the St. Charles Avenue streetcar, the oldest continuously operating passenger railway system in the world (until service was disrupted by Hurricane Katrina)
  • see the homes of former Kings and Queens of Mardi Gras, stately mansions and the world-famous, exclusive Garden District
  • view Tulane and Loyola Universities across from Audubon Park, home to one of the top five zoos in the nation, The Audubon Zoo
  • stop at the cemetery and enjoy a narrated motorcoach tour with a professional guide
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What's included
  • Guided bus tour of New Orleans
What's not included
  • Snacks and beverages at the Morning Call café
  • Gratuity (optional)
Reduced price
  • Children (ages 0-5): free
  • Children (ages 6-12): reduced
Where
Meeting point:
  • Gray Line Light House on the Steamboat NATCHEZ dock (Toulouse Street at the Mississippi River) Toulouse Street at the Mississippi River
What to remember
  • Children 5 and younger are complimentary
  • This bus tour has a minimal amount of walking during the tour stops
  • Tour includes some of the same routes as the Super City Tour and Hurricane Katrina tour, with different commentary
  • Handicapped tour vehicles are equipped for wheelchair storage. Please submit any special requests at least 48 hours in advance of your reservations
  • Pick-up and drop-off from/to hotel are not included
  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time
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When

This tour is available daily:

from March 1 to October 31, 2016 at

  • 9am, 12pm, 2pm and 3pm

from November 1 to December 31, 2016

  • 9am, 12pm, and 2pm
    • All tours and cruises depart from the Lighthouse Ticket Office at Toulouse St. and the Mississippi River.
    • You will find the Gray Line offices directly behind the JAX Brewery, which is located at 600 Decatur St. The ticket office is directly in front of the Steamboat Natchez
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Provider
Gray Line Louisiana
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

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