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New Orleans: French Quarter History Tour with Cafe du Monde

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Discover the heart of New Orleans on a 2-hour French Quarter walking tour. Immerse in history, architecture, and culture, concluding with iconic Café Du Monde beignets and café au lait.

Highlights

  • Uncover New Orleans' history and highlights as guided by a local
  • Discover the charming French Quarter in an intimate small group tour
  • Venture to Café du Monde for iconic beignets and café au lait

Description

Embark on a captivating journey through the heart of New Orleans with a unique two-hour walking tour. The adventure kicks off at the iconic St. Louis Cathedral steps in Jackson Square, immersing visitors in the rich tapestry of the historic Vieux Carré, also known as the French Quarter. Wander through narrow streets adorned with French and Spanish architecture, passing the oldest cathedral and apartment buildings in America. Courtyards and patios beckon exploration, while intriguing alleys reveal the city's vibrant history. Street musicians and artists add a melodic backdrop to your stroll, creating an ambiance unique to the French Quarter. As you delve into the centuries-old neighborhood, your guide unveils tales of New Orleans' past, sharing insights into its cultural and culinary legacy. The journey takes you to outdoor markets, showcasing the city's lively spirit and internationally renowned restaurants. The tour ends with a visit to the world-famous Café Du Monde, where you can enjoy sugar-dusted beignets and steaming café au lait. Indulge in this quintessential New Orleans experience, savoring the flavors of the city as you reflect on the beauty and history that permeate its streets. With small group intimacy, a walking tour lets you absorb the ambiance, ensuring an unforgettable exploration of the French Quarter's highlights. Minors: Minors may attend our tours with a parent or guardian present. Parents or guardians may never leave minors unattended on any tour. Menu items and, or stops are interchangeable and may change without notice. Guide gratuities are excluded. Guide and host gratuities are always appreciated. Allergies - This tour highlights set tastings and does not offer gluten-free, vegetarian options, vegan or pescatarian options. Please advise us of any TRUE food allergies. *Note: Many authentic Louisiana dishes include pork.

Includes

Walking tour of the French Quarter Beignets and café au lait (coffee) from Café du Monde

Important Information

  • Tours run with a minimum guest requirement; if not met, participants will be rescheduled to an alternative time or date. Parking validation is not provided for any hotel or other locations. Tours operate rain or shine, except in the case of a significant weather event in the area, in which case you will receive a full refund. Participants are encouraged to dress accordingly and bring an umbrella and water bottle as needed. Food allergies may be accommodated with advanced notice; guests must inform the activity provider during booking and confirm with the guide in person. Menu items and, or stops are interchangeable and may change without notice. Guide gratuities are excluded. Guide and host gratuities are always appreciated. Allergies - This tour highlights set tastings and does not offer gluten-free, vegetarian options, vegan or pescatarian options. Please advise us of any TRUE food allergies. *Note: Many authentic Louisiana dishes include pork.

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