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New Orleans: 2-Hour Ghosts & Vampires Walking Tour

New Orleans: 2-Hour Ghosts & Vampires Walking Tour

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Get the fright of your life on a walking tour of New Orleans' French Quarter. Encounter the city’s ghosts, ghouls, and vampires as you hear spooky stories about the mad butcher, Octoroon mistress, and more.

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Duration 87 minutes
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible


  • Enjoy the number-one-voted haunted tour in New Orleans
  • Hear true and terrifying stories from professional guides and storytellers
  • Have fun in small groups and look out for your shadow
  • Steady your nerves with happy hour cocktails beforehand
  • Discover the story of Madame Lalaurie and of the Mad Butcher
Full description

Take a thrilling walking tour through the haunted streets of New Orleans’s French Quarter and uncover the mysteries of this spooky city. Led by guides and storytellers, hear the grisly ghost stories behind every turn. Take a walk through the dark streets of the city’s most famous neighborhood. Hear about Madame Lalaurie and her love of torture and learn why you should fear the Mad Butcher. Discover if there are vampires in the Ursulines Convent and what happened to the beautiful Octoroon Mistress. To steady your nerves, enjoy buy-one-get-one-free hurricane drinks the hour prior to each tour. Just head to the Voodoo Lounge and grab your 2-for-1 cocktail as you prepare to embark on the most gruesome journey of your life. You will get a lot of great laughs with a little chill up your spine.

  • Live tour guide
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Meeting point

    Meet your guide at the Voodoo Lounge, located on the corner of Orleans Street and Rampart Street.

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    Important information

    Not allowed

    • Pets (assistance dogs allowed)

    Know before you go

    • Wear comfortable shoes, and be prepared to have fun!
    • Tour operates rain or shine
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.4 /5

    based on 359 reviews

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    The guide, Jeremiah was really knowledgeable and helpful and he talked a lot about the ghost and vampires history in French Quarter. All of the stories were new to everyone in my party and everyone enjoyed the tour including my brother who was visiting from Japan. He doesn’t talk English, however, I and my daughter interpreted to him.

    May 29, 2022

    Must do when in NOLA! We love to do walking tours early in our trip when visiting a new place. It immerses you into the culture of the city. The guide (Bobby I believe) was great and informative. He also made some great recommendations on places to visit during our trip since he was born and raised in the region.

    January 1, 2022

    Mary J was so much fun! The ghost believers in our group were thrilled with her spooky stories and those who did not believe loved the history that she taught. She gave us the perfect amount of information which left us wanting to do more research about the ghosts of New Orleans.

    August 9, 2021

    Product ID: 13654