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Nola Tour Guy

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Address: Jackson Square, New Orleans, LA
Phone Number: 1 504-300-9489
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Mon 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wed 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Description: At NOLA TOUR GUY all our tours are free. How can we do this? We are so...
At NOLA TOUR GUY all our tours are free. How can we do this? We are so sure you will enjoy our historic walking tours that you will gladly and generously tip our guides. It’s the best guarantee in the business. Nola Tour Guy offers no novelty "ghost" or "vampire" tours, only the real history brought to life by our passionate guides. Join us, you won’t be disappointed.
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Great knowledge of NOLA

me and my girlfriend took the French Quarter tour and the Cementery...it was a fantastic experience!! Since the beggining with the reservation on line everything went absolutely... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2015
Luis V
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

me and my girlfriend took the French Quarter tour and the Cementery...it was a fantastic experience!! Since the beggining with the reservation on line everything went absolutely fine. Te tour was really good, lots of interesting information, quite funny and dinamic. Not the tipical boring tour...you can see that he enjoys what he does!! If you want to know better... More 

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Limpsfield
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

This was a real find. The reason the tours are free is that the guy is so confident his tour will be amazing you'll give him a decent tip - and my word we did! He is obviously a history enthusiast and had so much info, but gave it all in a very straightforward way, and really made you feel... More 

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Incredibly knowledgeable Dave was our guide. Lives and breaths NOLA and is a refreshing alternative to some of the bigger commercial walking tour groups.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

David worked with us to schedule a private tour but thunderstorms altered our plans. He recommended rescheduling for the saturday morning free tour. We enjoyed the tour and his knowledge of New Orleans history was excellent. He was energetic and had a great sense of humor to keep it fun. He also had on point recommendations for lunch and dinner... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We did the Garden District tour and it was great. Was really cool to see the cemetery, and Dave had lots of cool info that wasn't just for the history buffs. Definitely great for all ages, anyone interested in Nola history but also who wants to see some of the gorgeous houses in the neighbourhood!

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Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

A group of six of us met Dave last week, we had a last minute cancellation for another couple and there was no issue at all. He met us right on time and we recognized him right away by his funky hat. We toured the garden district and cemetery #1, he was knowledgeable about the area, architecture and the cemetery.... More 

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Bowmanville
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Our group of 6 had a great time on this tour with David on mar 31. David was very knowledgable in regards to Both the cemetery and garden district!, would recommend this tour!

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Bentonville, AR
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

This tour was very good. The guide was very friendly and knowledgable. There are a lot of tours available and a few of them are "free". Be aware that all the free tours do ask for a tip at the end. I gave him $20 for the 2 hour tour and I felt like that was a great deal.

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We arrived Friday and stumbled around Bourbon st ourselves. Saturday morning we were excited to have a real tour lined up. We grabbed beignets from Cafe de Monde and walked the short distance past Jackson Sq to our meeting location. We were a group of around 6 people which is a perfect size for a walking tour. Our guide David... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

David gave hands down the best tour I've been on of any city. His history background allows him to dive into the interrsting facts while keeping the tour interesting. Keep it up David!

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