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Cemetery and French Quarter Walking Tour

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Overview
Spend some time learning about the fascinating history of one of New Orleans' oldest neighborhoods with this 2-hour French Quarter and cemetery walking tour.
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You'll start at
540 Chartres St
540 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USAPlease meet the guide outside of Chartres House restaurant, at the corner of Toulouse and Chartres streets in the French Quarter.
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  • Pass by St. Louis Cathedral
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    St. Louis Cemetery No. 1
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
    Learn about above ground burial in New Orleans. See significant crypts.
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    Pass by Royal Street
    Pass by Bourbon Street
You'll end at
French Quarter
French Quarter, New Orleans, LA, USA
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Highlights
  • Get your bearings in New Orleans’ French Quarter on this walking tour
  • Learn about the city's history as a French colony from your guide
  • Hear stories about landmarks such as Jackson Square and Cafe du Monde 
  • Visit the above-ground tombs at the historic St. Louis No. 1 Cemetery
What to Expect
Meet your guide in the center of the French Quarter at The Chartres House at least 15 minutes before your scheduled departure time. Once the tour starts, you explore the popular New Orleans neighborhood, founded in 1718, and its prominent landmarks, structures, shops, and locales, such as Jackson Square, the Cabildo (a Spanish colonial building that houses historical artifacts), the French Market, Cafe du Monde, the Presbytere, and more. Throughout the tour, hear about the city’s colorful tales, as well as its roots as an 18th-century French colony. Stroll through St. Louis No. 1 cemetery, which is the final resting place of the city's renowned voodoo priestess Marie Laveau. Plus, see the upscale shops and galleries on Royal Street and explore the history of Bourbon Street.
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Important Information
Departure Point
540 Chartres St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
Departure Time
10:00 AM
Duration
2h
Return Details
French Quarter, New Orleans, LA, USA
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Entry/Admission - St. Louis Cemetery No. 1
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Best Tour we took in New Orleans! Very interesting history and architecture around every corner! Knowledgeable guide and interesting stories
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I took the tour with my husband in January. Our tour guy, Michael was unbelievable. Our group was small and I got to ask a lot of questions. Michael was just amazing, knowledgeable, patient and so kind. We absolutely loved him, not only did we learn so much about the city,
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Great tour. Our guide was full of information and an obvious love and excitement for the French Quarter. Our group size was small, only 8 which I liked because it made the tour much more intimate. The grand finale of the tour was a visit to Cemetery #1, again our guide gave lots
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Great information shared by Mike our great tour guide. Good perspective on a lot of history in the French Quarter.
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We had a excellent tour of French Quarter with both buildings and people who lived there thrown in . Past and current happenings were given to us. We then spent time in St. Louis #1 cemetery and quite a bit of history was given to us. Very interesting.
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Cm L
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Very interesting and informative!
Best Tour we took in New Orleans! Very interesting history and architecture around every corner! Knowledgeable
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Milissa P
32
Cemetary and vodoo walking tour
Excellent, fun, informative tour and Charlie was a great guide. We would recommend it to other families with older
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Ludmila Y
11
Best Tour - thank you Michael
I took the tour with my husband in January. Our tour guy, Michael was unbelievable. Our group was small and I got
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Janet D
31
Great Tour
Great tour. Our guide was full of information and an obvious love and excitement for the French Quarter. Our group
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Britta H
11
Tara was amazing!!!
My boyfriend and I enjoyed this tour 100%. Tara was full of knowledge and stories. We had soooo much fun. She
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wanderfultravel
New Orleans, Louisiana
10
Clean and New Fleet
I booked a couple of vehicles with Riculfy Livery, and all of my vehicles were clean and brand new. All of my
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John N
277
Worth doing
We were lucky that we were the only ones doing this tour. Met our friendly guide Tara who gave us an excellent
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KimK
Naperville, Illinois
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French Q Walking Tour/#1 Cemetary
Great information shared by Mike our great tour guide. Good perspective on a lot of history in the French Quarter.
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Laurie D
11
Garden District Walking Tour
My sister and I did the walking tour of the Garden District. Our tour guide,Tara, was wonderful. She was so
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Kerry H
21
walking tour French Quarter/ cemetery
We had a excellent tour of French Quarter with both buildings and people who lived there thrown in . Past and
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