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Nola Tour Guy

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Address: 621 St Peter, La Divina Gelataria, New Orleans, LA
Phone Number:
+1 504-300-9489
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11:00 - 13:00
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Hours:
Mon 11:00 - 13:00
Wed 11:00 - 13:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 13:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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At NOLA TOUR GUY all our tours are free. How can we do this? We are so sure...

At NOLA TOUR GUY all our tours are free. How can we do this? We are so sure you will enjoy our historic walking tours that you will gladly and generously tip our guides. It’s the best guarantee in the business. Nola Tour Guy offers no novelty "ghost" or "vampire" tours, only the real history brought to life by our passionate guides. Join us, you won’t be disappointed.

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Great Tour!

We really enjoyed our tour. Dave was very friendly and knowledgeable and clearly has a great passion for the history of New Orleans.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Laura L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our tour. Dave was very friendly and knowledgeable and clearly has a great passion for the history of New Orleans.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Guide was very knowledgeable and made tour very informative. Well worth it. The 2hours went really fast.

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Ashland, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best thing about Dave, who is the "guy" behind Nola Tour Guy, is that he was a college history major. Apparently, even he didn't think history was going to lead to a viable career and yet he spends his days introducing countless others to his passion. What Dave may lack in the professional presentation some of his competitors offer,... More 

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David George Wi... H, Owner at Nola Tour Guy, responded to this review

This is one of the best reviews anyone has ever left me. You give a really give a clear idea of what my tour is like and what to expect. Thanks for taking the time to write this! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Great tour! Dave really knows the history of this amazing town. I really liked the personal insight that we never heard about in history class.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

I really enjoyed the Cemeteries walking tour with the Nola Tour Guy. He was really informative, knew a lot about the history of the city and was happy to answer questions at any stage. He also kept it fun and relatable - no dry boring facts or information overload. It was also the perfect length - we covered a fair... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

The NOLA Tour Guy's walking tour of the New Orleans French Quarter and historic cemetery is good if you want to know about the area's history and architecture. I would have loved to hear more about shady characters and colorful events. The two-hour tour was not too strenuous, but my family did it in November when the weather was nice.... More 

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David George Wi... H, Owner at Nola Tour Guy, responded to this review

My tour is billed as a History Tour, which is what I provided. I mention how the pay structure of my tour works at the beginning of the tour because not everyone reads the emails I send out. I drink alot of coffee and get excited about history so sometimes I talk to fast...sorry it's something I am working on. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Dave's tour is great - it covers a whole load of French Quarter history, both recent and all the way back to the origins of New Orleans. His cemetary knowledge was superb, and I have no hesitation recommending his tour to anyone wanting to learn more about the great city of New Orleans

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderful tour with great insights into the history of NOLA. As a history grad. David truly explains the many changes that NOLA has gone through & its impact on the times. The tour of StLouis cemetery was unique & insightful. Tip well! This tour is worth it!'

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Erie, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I took a tour of the French Quarter and the St. Louis cemetery. Dave was a great tour guide because he was knowledgeable and did not skimp on information. Though he also never droned on so long that he lost his audience. He also speaks clearly and loudly enough for the group to hear. I would certainly... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Dave was phenomenal. Beautiful tour of the city with many educational aspects. Great way to spend an afternoon

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