ACTIVITIES AND TOURS

We offer tours from some of the best companies in New Orleans. If you spend $100 on purchasing any one of these activities directly from this page we’ll send you any one of our Social Game Experiences FREE! Upon purchase send your receipt to nolahospitality1@gmail.com and we’ll send your choice of Experience. See our front page for options. 

*We do receive a % of the sale of any of these tours purchased directly from this page so if you like what we do and want to support buy a tour from us! 

DRINKING

FRENCHMEN STREET PUB CRAWL

Tour will take you to the music clubs, and cocktail bars of Frenchmen Street, the live music capital of New Orleans. Includes guide and club entry. Cocktails and local cuisine may be purchased en route.

$45

BY BIG EASY WALKING TOURS

FRENCH QUARTER COCKTAIL CONCIERGE

A private, guided walking tour of French Quarter bars, including all drinks (4), with historical background about signature cocktails and the establishments that craft them.

$149 Per Guest

BY BEYOND THE BAYOU TOURS

MIXOLOGY CLASS ON FRENCHMEN ST

Guests will also learn about the history and flavor profiles of each drink and ingredient to expand your knowledge of spirits and cocktails. Each drink will be made for you to sip on while you learn!

From $40

BY THE MAISON

NEW ORLEANS HAUNTED PUB CRAWL

Our Haunted Pub Crawl of the French Quarter combines some of our most infamous haunted locations along with the most haunted bars in the country.

From $20-30

BY HAUNTED HISTORY TOURS

COCKTAIL HISTORY TOUR

Visit beautiful bars, find out how the Sazerac was invented, get the real scoop on absinthe, learn the origins of the Cocktail and discover hidden gems where locals have been imbibing for centuries. 

$70

BY DOCTOR GUMBO

BIKE TOURS AND ADVENTURES

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HEART OF THE CITY BIKE TOUR

Pedal through the flat, storied streets of the French Quarter, Faubourg Treme, and other historic New Orleans areas while learning facts about New Orleans history from one of our expert guides.

$45

BY FLAMBEAUX BIKE TOURS

CREOLE ODYSSEY BIKE TOUR

Explore New Orleans the fun and eco-friendly way on a small-group bike tour that winds through the Big Easy’s oldest and most distinctive neighborhoods.

$45

BY FLAMBEAUX BIKE TOURS

NEW ORLEANS NIGHTLIFE RIDE

Light up the city on wheels blinged out with bicycle lights! This unique private ride through New Orleans not only helps you explore our nightlife, it is an essential part of it! Our escorts create a festive atmosphere with music while parading you through the city.

$45

BY FLAMBEAUX BIKE TOURS

ROAD BIKE RENTAL

Road Style Rental Bikes are Light, Tight & Fast – The Perfect Combination for Covering More Ground In Less Time. All Road Style Rental Bikes Come With a High End Lock, Helmet, and Water Bottle Cage.

$40 and up

BY FREE WHEELIN’ BIKES

CRUISER BIKE RENTAL

In Order To Meet the Demanding Conditions of New Orleans Streets, Our Custom Cruisers are Ordered for Our Company from the Oldest American Bicycle Manufacturer in the U.S.A. – We Spared No Expense. Our Cruiser Rental Bikes May Be the Nicest, Most Comfortable You Will Ever Ride!

$40 and up

BY FREE WHEELIN’ BIKES

TOUR BUSES

Haunted History Tours Ghosts and Haunts Tour

DEAD OF NIGHT GHOSTS & HAUNTS
BUS TOUR

Climb aboard our comfortable, air conditioned bus and escape into the darkness with your licensed guide as we take a ride to some of the most haunted locations outside of the French Quarter. 

From $35

BY HAUNTED HISTORY

SPIRITS AND SPIRITS TOUR

Nighttime is the perfect time to enjoy your choice of cocktails and Spirits as we visit some of NOLA’s top haunted spaces and the Cities of the Dead. Find out about the unique burial customs and practices dating back to 300 years ago.

From $35-45

BY 2nd LINE TOURS

URBAN CULTURE TOUR

Come experience and learn the true history of New Orleans rich African culture and heritage that has been preserved.

From $35-45

BY 2nd LINE TOURS

CITY CEMETERY TOUR

You will visit historic neighborhoods, including the French Quarter, Treme, Faubourgs St. John and Marigny, Garden and Warehouse Districts. You will also visit New Orleans’ historic cemeteries, known as Cities of the Dead, and learn about the above ground burial system.

From $50

BY NEW ORLEANS NATIVE TOURS

PRIVATE CITY BUS TOUR

During your private tour of New Orleans for up to 25 people you’ll get to experience the rich culture and history of this magnificent place. You’ll feast your eyes on the mystical cities of the dead, pass through haunted locations and cemeteries, see historical landmarks, and an astonishing blend of traditional and modern buildings.

$450-550

BY NEW ORLEANS NATIVE TOURS

SWAMP TOURS AND ADVENTURES

Paddle and Plantation Tour

PADDLE AND PLANTATION TOUR

First, we head out for a guided swamp tour of picturesque Maurepaus Swamp, great for photographers and wildlife lovers! Enjoy a home-cooked Cajun lunch with lots of fresh caught seafood available on the menu. Then we visit the Whitney Plantation, built in 1752 and recently restored as a museum and slave memorial.

From $175

BY BEYOND THE BAYOU TOURS

MANCHAC SWAMP KAYAK TOUR

The Manchac Magic kayak swamp tour is a great way to get out of the city and experience the scenic cypress swamps right outside of New Orleans. This paddle trip is a great beginner outing and all ages and skill levels are welcome to attend.

$59

BY WILD LOUISIANA

LOUISIANA SWAMP TOUR

BEYOND THE BAYOU SWAMP TOUR

Explore the Maurepas Swamp on our customized flat-bottom boat. Our small group size ensures that you get a chance to ask our local naturalist guide all the questions you want, and our quiet engine doesn’t scare wildlife away. Get deeper into the swamp than the other boat tours so you can learn more and see more!

From $70

BY BEYOND THE BAYOU TOURS

PONTOON BOAT SWAMP TOUR

Have you ever wanted to enjoy an enchanting boat ride across a swamp? Then our guided New Orleans swamp tours are perfect for you. We take you across the heavenly Cajun Swamp.

From $58

BY NAWLINS LUXURY TOURS

AIRBOAT SWAMP TOUR

This swamp tour has amazing scenery and wild life of all shapes and sizes. Learn all about the Louisiana Cajun culture from Cajun captains. The swamp  tour is a relaxing ride through some of the most beautiful natural habitat in the Louisiana swamp.

$105

BY CRESCENT CITY SWAMP TOURS

GHOST AND HAUNTED TOURS

VAMPIRE TOUR

Enter the world of the undead as our licensed guides take you on an unforgettable journey into the darkest ends of the French Quarter.  Experience the legends of famous New Orleans vampires, real and fictional.

FROM $25

BY HAUNTED HISTORY

FRENCH QUARTER GHOSTS AND LEGENDS TOUR

Discover New Orleans’ dark side on this two‐hour haunted history ghost tour. Hear tales of famous hauntings from your local guide, and visit the French Quarter’s most infamous and eerie locations.

From $25

BY HAUNTED HISTORY TOURS

5 IN 1 GHOST AND MYSTERY TOUR

Discover why New Orleans is known as America’s capital of the mysterious and macabre on this ghoulishly entertaining two-hour walking tour, filled with artful storytelling about paranormal events and places.

From $20-30

BY HAUNTED HISTORY TOURS

VOODOO HISTORY TOUR

This famous Voodoo History Tour explores the mysterious world of voodoo in New Orleans. This is an educational, historical walking tour.

From $20-30

BY HAUNTED HISTORY TOURS

NEW ORLEANS TRUE CRIME TOUR

The New Orleans True Crime tour isn’t just another murder and ghost tour. This is actual documented real murders, missing people, conspiracies, and unsolved mysteries taken from newspaper articles, police archives, and court documents.

$20-30

BY HAUNTED HISTORY

New Orleans Ghosts of The Quarter Tour

GHOSTS OF THE FRENCH QUARTER TOUR

In the 300-year-old French Quarter, every building has a story. Hear retellings of some of our most legendary hauntings, from sinister Madam Lalaurie to a singing priest, and mischievous children to murderous butchers in this New Orleans ghost tour.

From $25

BY NO SECRETS TOURS

DARK HISTORY TOUR

Ghosts, legends, and true crime – our Dark History Tour is our most popular tour! Join us on a walk through the streets of the Old French Quarter and hear the history of our city through the stories of its restless dead, the old legends, horrifying great disasters, and still unsolved murders.

$25

BY JONATHAN WEISS TOURS

HAUNTED FRENCH QUARTER

See the French Quarter, the oldest and most haunted neighborhood in our 300-year-old city. Learn the true history of murders, hauntings, Voudou, true crime, the mysterious history behind our vampire legends, and take in a few gruesome laughs along the way!

From $29

BY SPECTRAL CITY TOURS

TRUE CRIMES, WHORES, AND GORE TOUR

This tour is NOT for the squeamish. We get graphic and gory. These are the stories horror movies are made of…and it’s ALL REAL HISTORY… Facts are stranger than fiction in the French Quarter.

From $35

BY WICKED HISTORY TOURS

WALKING GHOST TOUR

Our half mile, one of a kind walking tour takes you on a journey through the antiquated streets of the French Quarter as a local expert storyteller goes over all of The Crescent City’s darkest lore. 

$25

BY NOLA GHOST RIDERS

CEMETERY TOURS

ST ROCH CEMETERY

Now is your chance to tour one of the least visited but most popular cemeteries in New Orleans. This cemetery was truly neighborhood-centric. With a large population of working-class Germans and French, it was a focal point of the community for both religious and social events.

$25

BY SAVE OUR CEMETERIES

THE CEMETERY TOUR

A tour like no other, focusing on several different historical Cities of the Dead at the end of Canal Street, including Gates of Prayer St. John’s Cemetery & Crematory Hope.

From $25

BY HAUNTED HISTORY TOURS

WALKING CEMETERY TOUR

New Orleans’ oldest above ground cemetery? St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 was founded in 1789. Due to unique environmental circumstance and centuries old Catholic tradition, standard below ground burials could no longer take place and the people of New Orleans had to devise some creative solutions

From $40

BY NOLA GHOST RIDERS

INSIDERS CEMETERY TOUR

From burial customs and traditions- to the history of the Masons and Catholics in New Orleans- to the deaths of the thousands buried in the graveyard behind the Katrina Memorial, this tour will leave you with feelings of trepidation and excitement, as well as with a reverence for our city’s incredible history.

From $33

BY WITCHES BREW TOURS

CEMETERY BUS TOUR

Nola Ghostriders bus tour is the only cemetery tour offered under the cover of night. We leave the French Quarter behind as our bus creeps along Esplanade Avenue. We travel to what used to be the edge of town, which are now the bustling neighborhood’s of Mid-City and City Park.

$45

BY NOLA GHOST RIDERS

PLANTATION TOURS

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WHITNEY PLANTATION AUDIO TOUR

In 2014, the Whitney Plantation opened its doors to the public for the first time in its 262 year history as the only plantation museum in Louisiana with a focus on slavery.

From $45

BY LEGENDARY TOURS

oak alley plantation tour

OAK ALLEY PLANTATION TOUR

A powerful testimony to the rich history of the antebellum south, Oak Alley invites visitors to explore all facets of her plantation past. The Slavery at Oak Alley exhibit, Civil War exhibit, Sugarcane Theater and Big House offer an experience as compelling as the plantation’s 25 historic acres and 300 year old allee of oaks.

From $45

BY LEGENDARY TOURS

DESTREHAN PLANTATION + AIRBOAT TOUR

Located on the historic River Road this antebellum home with its lush green grounds and moss draped Live Oak’s watches over the banks of the Mississippi river just minutes away from New Orleans.

From $125

BY CRESCENT CITY TOURS

LAURA PLANTATION TOUR

Laura Plantation is a restored historic Louisiana Creole Plantation on the West Bank of the Mississippi River near Vacherie La. It is significant for its early 19th century Creole style to raise the big house and surviving slave cabins. It is one of only 15 Plantation complexes in Louisiana with this many complete structures.

From $78

BY CRESCENT CITY TOURS

COMBO PLANTATION TOUR

Take a trip to either Oak Alley or Laura Plantation on this 4-hour tour from New Orleans. Explore the creole Laura Plantation, known for its historic representation of slave plantations. Or head further down to Oak Alley Plantation and stroll around the 300-year old oak trees that cover the plantation grounds

$69

BY SOUTHERN STYLE TOURS

FRENCH QUARTER TOURS

HISTORY AND HAUNTS CARRIAGE RIDE

The History & Haunts Night Tour is the best Haunted tour in New Orleans. With a local guide, you’ll trot around the streets of the French Quarter hearing true historical stories that give life to spirits in the city. 

$60

BY ROYAL CARRIAGES

FRENCH QUARTER CARRIAGE RIDE

Your carriage driver unfolds 300 years of fun-filled history on your mule-drawn carriage ride. We cover the storied history of New Orleans, discussing everything from our resilient culture to the aging architecture. 

$60

BY ROYAL CARRIAGES

PRIVATE CARRIAGE RIDE

While the enchanting city of New Orleans offers inquisitive travelers a variety of tours to choose from during their visit, there can truly be no better way to see the Crescent City than from the back of your own personal and private mule-drawn carriage.

$300

BY ROYAL CARRIAGES

FRENCH QUARTER WALKING TOUR

Hear stories of the early New Orleans founded 300 years ago while sight seeing buildings from the French and Spanish colonial eras.

$25

BY TOUR A NOLA

FRENCH QUARTER UNMASKED

Walk the historic French Quarter on this small-group tour, and learn the stories behind New Orleans’ most famous places. We go far beyond names and dates, to give you the secrets, scandals, and strange characters that formed New Orleans

$29

BY SPECTRAL CITY TOURS

ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS

New Orleans Kids Spooky Tour

SPOOKY KIDS TOUR

Kids search for those spirits in the streets! Mischievous ghosts, voodoo spells, long lost pirates… We have it all! Join us for a kid-friendly ghost hunt of the French Quarter. Voodoo spells, ectoplasm, ghost detectors, and more!!

From $20

BY FRENCH QUARTOUR KIDS

CREOLE KIDS TOUR

Discover New Orleans on this family-friendly tour, designed to keep your kids entertained and engaged the entire time. Moms and Dads learn a thing or two along the way as well on this walking New Orleans tour!

From $20

BY FRENCH QUARTOUR KIDS

New Orleans teenage tour

FRENCH QUARTER TOUR FOR TEENS

Our teen friendly tour will explore what makes the Crescent City and Louisiana unique. We discuss the general geography, history and culture of new Orleans’ past and see how it’s influenced our present.

FROM $20

BY FRENCH QUARTOUR KIDS

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TWEENS AT TWILIGHT TOUR

On this tour, we’ll dig deeper than the Spooky Tour to share the details of some of the more unsettling events that happened in 19th century New Orleans and the restless spirits still lingering today.

$20

BY FRENCH QUARTOUR KIDS

SOUNDS OF MUSIC KIDS TOUR

join us on a music tour of the French Quarter! Learn about the origin of our uniquely American art form ~ from the birthplace of Jazz at Congo Square and Storyville to the roots of Rock and Roll along Rampart Street. From brass bands and Mardi Gras Indians in Treme to the local musicians who made it happen

$20

BY FRENCH QUARTOUR KIDS

EXPERIENCES WITH FOOD

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MAGAZINE STREET FOODIES TOUR

Join us as we eat our way through part of the famed Garden District, a vibrant neighborhood in Uptown, where locals of all ages come together to shop, sip, and sup in true New Orleanian fashion.

From $75

BY NO SECRETS TOURS

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NEW ORLEANS ROUX COOKING CLASS

You will learn the best-kept secrets for authentic New Orleans cooking in this class. And soon you’ll be on your way to  making the best New Orleans cuisine you’ve ever tasted.

From $150

BY MARDI GRAS SCHOOL OF COOKING

NEW ORLEANS BRUNCH CLASS

Join us for a True New Orleans style brunch! The South is known for Brunch, so let us show you how it’s done in New Orleans. Bottomless champagne, mimosas, wine, beer, sodas, and water are included.

From $150

BY MARDI GRAS SCHOOL OF COOKING

BYWATER FOOD, ART, HISTORY TOUR

Eat and drink your way through this bohemian neighborhood while taking in historic sites, street art and colorful architecture!

From $75-95

BY BON MOMENT

GARDEN DISTRICT FOOD TOUR

Explore the history of the cemetery & neighborhood, check out local shops on Magazine Street & visit three food stops that highlight Cajun and Creole flavors and history.

$75-95

BY BON MOMENT

FOOD HISTORY TOUR

You will visit up to 5 locations: classic Creole restaurants, neighborhood sandwich shops, hot sauce bars, artisanal candy stores and more. Once inside you’ll sample different foods that represent the breadth and diversity of our culinary heritage

$70

BY DOCTOR GUMBO

BEER AND TACO BIKE TOUR

Our friendly and professional guides will take you on a bike ride from one craft beer to the next, interspersed with delicious artisanal tacos.

From $80

BY PAVED PARADISE BIKE TOURS

FRENCH QUARTER CULINARY HISTORY TOUR

Learn the history and difference between Cajun and Creole cooking, The restaurants and the buildings they sit in, all while sampling some of the most desired cuisine in the country.

From $79

BY TASTE OF NAWLINS

FRENCH QUARTER TOUR W/ BREAKFAST

tour starts off an early morning journey through the French Quarter with a full breakfast at one of New Orleans’ most popular restaurants. Sit down and get to know a local tour guide before heading out for a leisurely stroll

From $34

BY TASTE OF NAWLINS

DINNER AND JAZZ RESERVATION ON FRENCHMEN STREET

Enjoy a front row reserved table for a world class jazz band performance on Frenchmen Street and have dinner while you enjoy the live music. 

$22

BY THE MAISON

AROUND NEW ORLEANS

GARDEN DISTRICT CEMETERY TOUR

This New Orleans Historic Garden District Walking Tour highlights the American settlement and their beautiful homes, gardens, wealth and how life was changed because of their amazing contributions. 

From $25

BY TOURS BY STEVEN

New Orleans Gondola Tours

NOLA GONDOLA TOUR

Nola Gondola, founded by Robert Dula, will wrap you up with the magic and allure of the Venetian Gondola, and mix it with the romance and flavor of New Orleans.

From $100

BY NOLA GONDOLA TOURS

PARTY BIKE TOUR BOAT CRUISE

What can be more fun than a group party bike boat booze cruise with a ice bar! Come join us for a fun cycle boat party in New Orleans. Private or public cruises available.

From $75

BY NEW ORLEANS PEDAL BARGE

POP UP PICNIC

Book a pop up picnic for any occasion! We will provide you with the table set up (tables are made by us) along with a rug from Banana Manor Rugs to sit on. Faubourg Wines provides you with the best wines in the city and Charcutiee brings the most beautiful and exquisite charcuterie boards!

 

BY POP UP PICNIC

ELECTRIC SCOOTER RENTAL

Cruise around the French Quarter and see al the sights on the back of an electric scooter!

FROM $39

BY FREEWHEELIN’ BIKE RENTALS

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