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The Big Easy Insider Tour: The Local's Experience provided by SHOW ME NEW ORLEANS TOURS

The Big Easy Insider Tour: The Local's Experience

The Big Easy Insider Tour: The Local's Experience
4.5
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$55.00
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
1–2 hours
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Group size:
999
Wheelchair accessible
Ticket type:
Mobile
  • Duration:
    1–2 hours
  • Taking Covid-19 safety measures
  • Group size:
    999
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
About
Know before you go
  • Duration: 1-2 hours
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Available languages
English
What to expect
Know before you go
  • Duration: 1-2 hours
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
What to expect
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 9349P12
Important information
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Local guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Duration
1–2 hours
Departure details
  • 1200 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116, USA Departure Point: All tours now meet on the sidewalk in front of--- The American Sports Saloon 1200 Decatur St New Orleans, LA  70116United States Address: All tours now meet on the sidewalk in front of--- The American Sports Saloon 1200 Decatur St New Orleans, LA  70116
  • French Quarter, New Orleans, LA, USA Tour concludes in the heart of the French Quarter
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Tickets can not be transferred. No refunds for any reason (including weather in New Orleans or any other location) All sales are final. Please arrive a few minutes prior to departure time. Tours depart at the scheduled time. If guests do not check in Before the tour they can not call & meet at a different location. Late arrivals will not be refunded. We reserve the right to refuse service to guests who show signs of extreme intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund. Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements.Please be aware that @ cut off time for reservations if the minimum numbers are not met the tour will be cancelled & you will be contacted by phone, text, or email up to 1 hour before the tour is scheduled to depart. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternate tour or full refund. We do not offer additional compensation for a customer who feels inconvenienced by the tour being cancelled. Knowing that there is a chance that this tour may be cancelled guests may want to have a back up plan in the event that this tour is cancelled last minute. If a guest agrees to attend the alternate tour all the same terms and conditions apply. Once a guest confirms the new date / time for a tour no refund will be issued if a guest decides to cancel.
  • We reserve the right to cancel or reschedule tours due to inclement weather or any other acts of God. Departure Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions. In the event of this taking place guests will be contacted via phone, text or email. We are not responsible for lost or stolen personal belongings or any injuries sustained due to the old, uneven & dilapidated streets & walkways. Participants are advised not to obstruct the sidewalks or streets during this tour. We accept no responsibility for anything that arises from this or failure to follow any other instructions while on tour. A fee of $60 will be charged for any piece of lost, damaged, or missing piece of paranormal equipment if a guest takes the equipment they will be expected to return it immediately or pay the $60 fee so that it can be replaced immediately. Guests are not allowed to video any portion of the tour. No videos of any narrations given by tour guides will be permitted. This is a walking tour. The duration: 1 - 2 hours it may last longer depending on the wait time inside the bars. Some bars may be busy & if numerous stops are made to busy bars this can delay the tour to a large degree. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please keep in mind some bars do not allow kids inside. No entry is gained inside locations. Tour route is subject to change without notice. This tour is also known as the New Orleans Drunk History Tour. Drinks are not included
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 999 travelers
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Local guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Departure details
  • 1200 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116, USA Departure Point: All tours now meet on the sidewalk in front of--- The American Sports Saloon 1200 Decatur St New Orleans, LA  70116United States Address: All tours now meet on the sidewalk in front of--- The American Sports Saloon 1200 Decatur St New Orleans, LA  70116
  • French Quarter, New Orleans, LA, USA Tour concludes in the heart of the French Quarter
Duration
1–2 hours
Return details
  • French Quarter, New Orleans, LA, USA Tour concludes in the heart of the French Quarter
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Tickets can not be transferred. No refunds for any reason (including weather in New Orleans or any other location) All sales are final. Please arrive a few minutes prior to departure time. Tours depart at the scheduled time. If guests do not check in Before the tour they can not call & meet at a different location. Late arrivals will not be refunded. We reserve the right to refuse service to guests who show signs of extreme intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund. Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements.Please be aware that @ cut off time for reservations if the minimum numbers are not met the tour will be cancelled & you will be contacted by phone, text, or email up to 1 hour before the tour is scheduled to depart. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternate tour or full refund. We do not offer additional compensation for a customer who feels inconvenienced by the tour being cancelled. Knowing that there is a chance that this tour may be cancelled guests may want to have a back up plan in the event that this tour is cancelled last minute. If a guest agrees to attend the alternate tour all the same terms and conditions apply. Once a guest confirms the new date / time for a tour no refund will be issued if a guest decides to cancel.
  • We reserve the right to cancel or reschedule tours due to inclement weather or any other acts of God. Departure Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions. In the event of this taking place guests will be contacted via phone, text or email. We are not responsible for lost or stolen personal belongings or any injuries sustained due to the old, uneven & dilapidated streets & walkways. Participants are advised not to obstruct the sidewalks or streets during this tour. We accept no responsibility for anything that arises from this or failure to follow any other instructions while on tour. A fee of $60 will be charged for any piece of lost, damaged, or missing piece of paranormal equipment if a guest takes the equipment they will be expected to return it immediately or pay the $60 fee so that it can be replaced immediately. Guests are not allowed to video any portion of the tour. No videos of any narrations given by tour guides will be permitted. This is a walking tour. The duration: 1 - 2 hours it may last longer depending on the wait time inside the bars. Some bars may be busy & if numerous stops are made to busy bars this can delay the tour to a large degree. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please keep in mind some bars do not allow kids inside. No entry is gained inside locations. Tour route is subject to change without notice. This tour is also known as the New Orleans Drunk History Tour. Drinks are not included
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 999 travelers
Travel safe during COVID-19
Last updated: Jul 19, 2020
A note from The Big Easy Insider Tour: The Local's Experience
Guests are welcome to bring masks, gloves and hand sanitizer to use during tours. Some bars / restaurants require masks if a guest goes inside to purchase a drink. We do have the option of to go windows for both alcoholic & soft drinks along the route as well.
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    1200 Decatur St
    1200 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116, USA
    Departure Point: All tours now meet on the sidewalk in front of--- The American Sports Saloon 1200 Decatur St New Orleans, LA  70116United States Address: All tours now meet on the sidewalk in front of--- The American Sports Saloon 1200 Decatur St New Orleans, LA  70116
    See address & details
  • 1
    1200 Decatur St
    Stop: 5 minutes
    See details
  • 2
    French Quarter
    Stop: 2 hours
    See details
  • You'll end at
    French Quarter
    French Quarter, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Tour concludes in the heart of the French Quarter
    See address & details
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Detailed Reviews: Reviews order informed by descriptiveness of user-identified themes such as cleanliness, atmosphere, general tips and location information.

4.5
2 reviews
Excellent
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Kees S
Borger, The Netherlands5 contributions
Jan 2018 • Business
An interesting look in the neighborhood where the better-off residents live. Our guide, Charles Patrick Duffy III, has a lot of background information and knows how to bring this fascinating and full of humor
Written February 20, 2018
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Dawna R
Toronto, Canada9 contributions
May 2019 • Friends
Our walking tour of the French Quarter was part of the Hop On, Hop Off 3 day pass and we thoroughly enjoyed our guide, Charles Patrick Duffy III, familiar and knowledgeable take on New Orleans history and architecture.
Written May 20, 2019
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
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TravelingBlogger84
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AWESOME EXPERIENCE
Obviously New Orleans attracted me, a fan of the macabre with its haunted houses, voodoo museums, and labyrinthine
jacib2022
jacib2022
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Wonderful tour!
The whole tour was really good, our tour guide Cody was awesome! He was able to answer questions about the differen
Becky S
Becky S
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What a great way to start the weekend!! So fun!
Exceptional! Wendy Darling was an exceptional guide. We were here fie a birthday weekend with friends. Wendy made o
kbrownSacramento
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Loved it!
It was awesome! Absolutely recommend this! You get some history mixed in with ghost stories. Stop in at the oldest
Lindsay A
Lindsay A
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Awesome history lesson and tour!
Cody was awesome and this tour was the best of them all that we passed. Here’s why: on a Sunday this group was a lo
79-Julie_Crawford
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New Orleans French Quarter Best Activity
Great experience I feel like I’ve lived in nola my entire life. This is a wonderful tour that provides historical
79-Julie_Crawford
79-Julie_Crawford
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Great Experience that everyone should attend!
We were referred to this company by friends who went on a couple different tours that they offer. They promised tha
865carringtonk
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New Orleans Drunk History Tour Is a Blast
We attended the darkness tour the night before and it was awesome. We decided that since this company created the N
Carrington K
Carrington K
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SCARY AWESOME AND JUST WOW • We are still talking about it
Scary as f****! A few members of our group actually walked off because they didn’t expect it to be as intense as it
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This Tour was our favorite experience in New Orleans.
Cody, our guide, was awesome and the tour was a highlight of our New Orleans trip. He was an awesome story teller,
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Thanks to Madison we had a great time in New Orleans! Yay! We loved our tour!
Of the tours we attended I think this was my favorite. Although it’s kinda hard to pick a favorite Bc they were bo
Go54055766747
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Enjoy a tour along side the ghosts perfect activity for paranormal enthusiasts especially around Halloween
Great tour for anyone who enjoys learning about the paranormal side of New Orleans The guide was great as far as
TravelingFoolBAKER
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OCTOBER IS PERFECT FOR THIS TOUR 10-10!!!
The perfect tour for anyone looking for spooky tours taking place in New Orleans. The guide was a perfect mix of en
Karoltheboss
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Perfect Haunted Tour for New Orleans Guests like us
Great tour! Covers all the bases! I booked a few different tours with this company and one other company we recomme
mjgipper
mjgipper
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Fun way to spend an afternoon
Tour started a little rough but smoothed out after second beer. Charles is very knowledgeable and entertaining. Goo
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