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New Orleans Private Citywide Driving & Walking Tour

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Pass By: French Quarter, New Orleans, LA

Founded by the French in 1718, the Quarter is New Orleans oldest neighborhood. From cast iron balconies and walled courtyards, to colorful Creole cottages and townhouses, the “Vieux Carré” is a unique collection of historic French, Spanish, Creole, and American architecture.

Pass By: Faubourg Marigny, New Orleans, LA

Designated as an official Historic District, the Faubourg Marigny was one of the first "Suburbs" of New Orleans, it is filled with colorful shotgun homes, quaint Creole cottages, and more commercial and industrial buildings make up the urban landscape in the Marigny/Bywater. Ornamental wrought iron decorates many of the homes in this area.

Pass By: Garden District, St Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70130-5968

Laid out in 1833, Annexed by New Orleans in 1852

Grand mansions, St. Charles Streetcar, Magazine Street shopping, Famous universities, Audubon Park and Zoo

Filled with stunning, grandiose mansions, colorful Creole cottages. Uptown and the Garden District are known for the variety of historic homes, from colorful row houses to Classic Revival mansions and charming cottages shadowed by giant oak trees.

Pass By: Lafayette Cemetery No.1, Washington Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130

Located in Garden District Lafayette Cemetery No. 1 is one of the oldest city governed cemeteries.

Pass By: Lake Lawn Metairie, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124-1031

Most beautiful cemetery in the city.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
All New Orleans area Hotels.

Port of New Orleans Cruise Ship Terminal
Departure Time
9:00 AM
  • Private Tour
  • Local Licensed Guide
  • Location Pickup and Drop-Off
  • LuxuryTransportation | 2014 Volvo XC90, OR 2018 Mercedes Metris Van, 6 passenger
  • 6 Passenger Maximum
  • Snack, Food, Drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Entrance Fees if required
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • A maximum of 6 people per booking
  • Please use the Special Requirements field for Hotel/Pickup information at the time of booking
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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I’ve been to New Orleans before but never saw it like this! Michaela showed us the French, Spanish and English architecture around uptown. The garden district homes are grand and amazing! But my favorite was the cute, little, colorful shotguns in the Irish Channel. She was a
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Response from 504michaela, Owner at History of New Orleans - City and Cemetery Private Driving Tour
Responded Jun 19, 2019
So happy you girls had a great time on your tour. I love when Im able to To show travelers a different side of New Orleans . It makes it fun for everyone! Until next time.
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About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travelers have to say about the operator.

By: Michaela's Private New Orleans Tours
26 reviews
Ontario, Canada
We were picked up at our hotel in a nice SUV on time by a really friendly and knowledgeable guide named Andrew.
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Opened Our Eyes to the Real New Orleans
My husband and I along with our late 20s sons truly enjoyed Andrew's tour. The fellows were talking about it all
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Mason, Ohio
Informative and fun!
This was a very informative tour and she went out of her way to show us things in which we expressed an interest.
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Mike D
Private Driving/Walking Tour w/ Michaela
This was the highlight of our trip! Michaela was awesome and her personality shines. We learned a lot about the
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
A Taste of New Orleans - Loved It!
Michaela was wonderful!! We booked her tour through ToursbyLocals.com. There were 5 of us, and in researching
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Mika T
Plantation and City Tour
Great day with Andrew! Highlight of our trip to NOLA! The Oaks and Spanish Moss at Destrehan plantation topped our
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Andrew made NOLA an Awesome Experience !
I took my 81 year-old mom from Ohio for a bucket-list vacation. Andrew was our tour guide, and he was
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Alex G
Best way to see New Orleans
The tour of New Orleans with Michaela is an absolute must-do. She is a 4th generation New Orleanian and is the
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Tour of New Orleans
We had a great time on our tour! There were 6 of us, 21 and up, and we all agreed that it was a highlight of our
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Girls Trip to NOLA
I’ve been to New Orleans before but never saw it like this! Michaela showed us the French, Spanish and English
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2-Day Customized Tour
Are you considering a gaze at New Orleans? OK, you could simply fly in, gorge yourself on food, listen to some
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Fantastic New Orleans Experience!
The places we visited were well away from any tourist areas and were obviously thoughtfully selected. All were
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Custom Tour with Andrew R.
What a great way to end our time in NOLA. As our group headed for our tour of the Destrehan Plantation, Andrew
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Sacramento, California
Michaela Reid ... simply the best!!!
Our group of six college mates from UC Davis (class of 1977!) gathered in New Orleans for a girls trip. We hired
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Good history lesson
It was a two hour tour of horrible events that happen in the various buildings the French Quarter. For a private
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