Discover Esplanade Ridge: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Travel by your own rules using the self-guided audio tour and explore New Orleans

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  • Discover charming Esplanade Ridge with an In-App Audio Tour
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Embark on an audio journey through Esplanade Ridge, the Creole heart of New Orleans. This self-guided tour is a treasure trove for lovers of architecture, history, and cultural narratives. With the convenience of an in-app experience, users can immerse themselves in the stories and landmarks at their own pace, making it ideal for curious travelers seeking a deep dive into the essence of this storied neighborhood. The route begins at the historic Ashton's Bed and Breakfast and weaves through the picturesque streets, ending at the lush tranquility of Fortier Park. Along the way, explore stately creole cottages, marvel at neoclassical mansions, and discover the rich tapestry of New Orleans' past with stops at key landmarks, including the Widow Casteneda's House, the Spanish Custom House, and the hauntingly beautiful St. Louis Cemetery #3. The path traces the evolution of the city's social and architectural narrative, from the banks of Bayou St. John to the bustling life along Esplanade Avenue. Expect to encounter the echoes of famous residents, the legacy of Spanish and French influences, and the hidden gems of Creole cuisine. The highlights include standing before the Degas House and reflecting at Chef's Corner - places that encapsulate the spirit of New Orleans. This audio tour is not just about seeing; it's about experiencing a place where history, culture, and natural beauty intertwine to create an adventure that's as enriching as it is educational. HOW IS THE TOUR GOING — Stay flexible: join the tour whenever you want and explore the sights as long as you like. — Enjoy the tour even offline: all audio tours are tested for high quality and easy navigation.


Downloadable Self-Guided Audio Tour on the WeGoTrip app in English

Important Information

  • The audio tour is available only on the WeGoTrip app. You will get a link to download it by email and SMS

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