Hurricane Katrina: Past, Present and Future Driving Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in New Orleans

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Explore New Orleans and the effect hurricane Katrina has played on the city's recent development on this 3 hour, private driving tour in New Orleans.  Drive more than 50 miles around the city while learning about the people, places, and history that comprise one of the most diverse cities in North America.  Hear how the storm affected New Orleans and what's being done to mitigate similar disasters in the future while developing a whole new outlook on the place and the people who live there.  
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: French Quarter, New Orleans, LouisianaWe start in the French Quarter and explain why the city was located there originally. The topography of the French Quarter and surrounding areas lay the historical groundwork for the city wide driving segment inthe afternooon.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: New Orleans City Park, New Orleans, LouisianaAfter the French Quarter, we will drive through many neighborhoods to show you where levees were breached, flooding occurred and where protective measures were made.Duration: 3 hours

What’s included

  • 3 hour guided tour of New Orleans focused on Hurricane Katrina and aftermath
  • Licensed and insured native guide
  • Private transportation

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities


  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors