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New Orleans: Bywater District Food, Beer, and History Tour

New Orleans: Bywater District Food, Beer, and History Tour

From US$ 95 per person

Discover Bywater, one of New Orleans' most iconic neighborhoods. Enjoy 3 food stops, see street art, admire a view of the Mississippi, and learn lots about local history.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 3 hours
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Limited to 10 participants


  • Taste traditional Creole and Cajun foods
  • Visit 2 microbreweries & a biergarten
  • Pose for a photograph in front of the Mississippi
  • Explore some amazing local street art
  • Learn about the civil rights history of New Orleans
  • See the historic site of a landmark civil rights case
Full description

The Bywater arts and food scenes are the main draws to this revitalized neighborhood post-Katrina. Eat and drink your way through this bohemian area while taking in historic sites, street art, and colorful architecture.

Discover the new, innovative direction of local cuisine, including Vietnamese and German fusion. Check out cool street art and visit the site that launched a historic Supreme Court civil rights case. 

This is a tour for beer and meat lovers (wine options also available). Visit two microbreweries and a German biergarten. Taste sausage plates, beignet bites, beer-braised pork, a New Orleans twist on Schnitzel, Bavarian pretzels, and craft beers. 

  • 3-hour guided tour of the Bywater neighborhood
  • Expert local guide
  • Full meal of Cajun and Creole specialities spread over 3 stops
  • 1 drink at each food stop
  • All taxes and tips at each food stop
  • Transportation to and from the start and end points
  • Extra food and drink
  • Tips for guide (optional)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
  • Masks are optional but are strongly recommended while indoors
Traveler requirements
  • In addition to proof of vaccination, all participants who are over 18 years old must present a government-issued photo ID (e.g. driver’s license, passport, etc)
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts

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Meeting point

Meet in front of JAMNOLA at 2832 Royal St.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Weather-appropriate clothing
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Face mask or protective covering

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine.
  • Some allergies/dietary restrictions can also be accommodated with advance notice. Please contact the local partner after booking.
  • Menu and food stops are subject to availability and may vary from the options listed above.
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July 25, 2021

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