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City Sightseeing New Orleans Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

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With a 1 day or 3 day ticket, sightseers can discover New Orleans on this thoroughly enjoyable unlimited hop-on hop-off bus tour. You'll enjoy access to 18 tour stops along the route where you can experience the very best of New Orleans, including Jackson Square, the French Quarter, Canal Street, the Garden District, the Louisiana Superdome and much more! With the 1 day ticket you'll be entitled to a free walking tour of Lafayette Cemetery, and with the 3 day ticket you'll additionally get free walking tours of the French Quarter and the Garden District, so you can really get stuck in to the local way of life!
Highlights
  • Travel by open-top, double-decker bus, which allows for optimal views
  • Guide's commentary on board teaches you about New Orleans' rich history
  • Garden District and French Quarter walking tours included with 3-day ticket
  • Take advantage of the self-guided tour of Lafayette Cemetery
  • Upgrade and add an optional walking tour of St. Louis Cemetery
  • 1- or 3-day ticket options allow for a flexible itinerary
What to Expect
Choose a 1- or 3-day ticket and head to any one of the 18 stops to board the open-top, double-decker bus.
Listen to guide commentary as you pass New Orleans’ most important sights. Hop off to explore stops that interest you, spending as much time as you like at each place. Alternatively, stay on the bus for the entire loop.
Learn about New Orleans’ rich history, its architectural diversity, and the vibrancy of its present-day ‘cultural gumbo.’ Explore the museums and shops along Canal Street, check out Jackson Square, or stroll through the French Market.
Guided walking tours of the French Quarter and the Garden District are included with your three day ticket and leave at regularly scheduled intervals (no reservations required). Both one- and three- day ticket holders can take a self-guided tour of Lafayette Cemetery.
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Overall our experience was a little chaotic but Emily M. off of stop 5 was great she had made it all right. The bus tour was also decent our tour guide was pretty nice. Our bus driver was nice too her name was Bright. But...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank klbannister
GuestExperience504, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your tour experience and we appreciate the special mention of Emily M. and Bright. Our staff takes great pride in the service that we provide. All of your comments have been shared with management to help us improve. Thank...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My name is Maria Teresa Price, I am venezuelan but I live in Texas. I loved the tour, I recommend it 100 %, the tourist guide was really kind and nice person. Just I want to do an observation: I was impressed because I found...More

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GuestExperience504, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Maria, thank you for taking our tour and sharing your experience. We are glad you enjoyed your time in New Orleans and appreciate the information shared about Simon Bolivar.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked 3 tickets online and never received the confirmation and voucher by email from City Sightseeing. The internet link which I sent to myself to retrieve the reservation was not working. So we went to their New Orleans headquarters to see if they could...More

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GuestExperience504, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Please accept our sincere apologies for the difficulty you experienced. So we can investigate accordingly, please email our General Manager at Info@CitySightseeingNewOrleans.com.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in New Orleans for four nights, so we purchased the 3-day ticket, and it was 100% worth the $49. Our bus stop was near the Jax building, a short walk from our hotel in the French Quarter. The buses come every 30 minutes...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Lauren B
GuestExperience504, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Lauren, we are so glad you enjoyed your tour experience and we appreciate the special mention of John. Our staff takes great pride in the service that we provide. We will be sure to share your kind words. Thank you for choosing Hop-On Hop-Off...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The experience of the Hop-on Hop-off in NOLA is consistent with what the company offers in other cities I have been to: it will take you through the city, while friendly, knowledgeable guides describe the most important sights and points of interest. It's a good...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Gekkosan
GuestExperience504, Guest Relations Manager at City Sightseeing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking our tour - we appreciate you taking the time to share your perspective and are glad you enjoyed most aspects of your tour experience. Please know that your comments have been shared with management. Otherwise, we hope you had a wonderful...More

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Gloria Y
August 10, 2019|
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We parked at the train station since it was too early to check in to our hotel. Look at their website, there is a map. Some hotels have pickup.
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T R
July 24, 2019|
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Yes, three consecutive days.
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Norma C
July 20, 2019|
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Response from Liz S | Reviewed this property |
About every 30 minutes. Three buses start at different locations on the loop and continue throughout the day.
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