Super city tour of New Orleans by bus
- 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
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
- Guided bus tour of New Orleans
- Snacks and beverages at the Morning Call café
- Gratuity (optional)
- Children (ages 0-5): free
- Children (ages 6-12): reduced
- Gray Line Light House on the Steamboat NATCHEZ dock (Toulouse Street at the Mississippi River) Toulouse Street at the Mississippi River
- 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
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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