New Orleans Citywide Driving Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in New Orleans

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Cover more ground the easy way with this 2-3 hour driving tour of New Orleans, private for you and your party of up to 8 people. Explore historic neighborhoods and learn the history of the region. Hear about the effects of Hurricane Katrina and ongoing recovery efforts throughout the city. Hotel pickup and drop-off, transport by private minivan/minibus, and local guide are included.
Get picked up at your hotel or another meeting point in central New Orleans and climb into your comfortable minivan or minibus, private for you and your group of up to 8 people, for a driving tour of the city.See some of the historic and architectural highlights of New Orleans during the tour, including Esplanade Ridge, Faubourg Marigny, City Park, the Lakefront, Bayou St. John, the Garden District, St. Charles Avenue, the University Section, one of the city's unique cemeteries, and more. The tour duration varies from 2-3 hours, depending on traffic and any requests you make along the way.The tour will include a refreshment break about halfway through the tour, and can include a stop for lunch (at own expense) as agreed upon in advance. At the conclusion of the tour, you'll be returned to your hotel or the original departure point.

What’s included

  • Private Tour
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide
  • Tour escort/host
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • Transport by private minivan/mini bus

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks


  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Led by a local guide
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors