Enjoy a comprehensive walking tour of New Orleans French Quarter, seeing historic highlights such as the Jean Lafitte Blacksmith Shop, French Market and more. Admire the beautiful balconies, learn about pirates, and end with lunch at Antoine’s.
What to Expect
Immerse yourself in the Creole and colonial culture of the French Quarter in New Orleans on a half-day walking tour, and see the legendary party district in the full blaze of the day. After a hotel pick-up, your guide will lead you down the historic streets, once the haunt of pirates.
Head to the French Market, the oldest open-air market in the US, and continue to the Ursuline Convent to admire the oldest building in the Mississippi River Valley. Learn the fascinating saga of early attempts to colonize Louisiana.
Stop at the Jean Lafitte Blacksmith Shop to hear dramatic tales of the legendary pirate Jean Lafitte and his band of "Barbarians." Look up at the lovely wrought iron balconies and dripping flora as you experience New Orleans’s gumbo mix of legends.
Then, end with a zesty buffet lunch at world-renowned Antoine's Restaurant, where you will experience superb French-Creole cuisine.
- Guided walking tour
Know Before You Go
• Please note that our guides are not bilingual. If you wish to have your tour in German, please take care to specify this during booking.
• 100% cancellation fee if tour is cancelled 24 hours or less before tour begins