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Lucky Bean Tours offers public and private walking tours of New Orleans conducted by passionate local guides. We keep our groups small and focus on telling the great stories of this great city. See the French Quarter, Garden District, cemeteries...more
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Reviewed yesterday

On a recent trip to New Orleans, took a fun and informative walking tour through the beautiful Garden District with Lucky Bean guide James. James was great, providing lots of interesting stories about the history of the area. I was especially interested to learn that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I were visiting from Ohio and decided to go on this small group storytelling tour through the cemetery. I really wasn’t sure what to expect, but I was SO HAPPY with the tour!! Libby was awesome! She obviously really knows her stuff,...More

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Libby B, Manager at Lucky Bean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

The roller derby ladies!!! I loved that tour! Thank you so much for reviewing and posting all those pictures! I also use the picture of your group in front of the Les Amis tomb on my website and it is a great memory for me....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a treat to have stumbled upon this! Had never known the history of the French Quarter but had always found it to be very interesting. I stumbled on this tour company coincidentally but had been pleasantly surprised. The tour guide "James" had a really...More

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Libby B, Manager at Lucky Bean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We are so glad you found us! It is rewarding for us when our guests discover that the whole family can truly love New Orleans. And James really has the jokes! We are looking forward to the next time you and your family are here.

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my first time with my Family in New Orleans! We are from Brazil and having Libby as a guide was amazing once she and her family has been in New Orleans for several generations and she has a great passion for the place...More

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Libby B, Manager at Lucky Bean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Your family is delightful! I was so happy to tour with you and tell you the stories of the French Quarter! And hearing about the similarities and differences in our two cultures will enhance all my future tours, especially with Brazilians! Thank you for taking...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I learned so much about Louisiana history in an entertaining and enjoyable way. I would definitely recommend the tour to people who live here as well as visitors. Fascinating! Now I want to go on more Lucky Bean tours! I will be recommending this tour...More

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Libby B, Manager at Lucky Bean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for reviewing! Louisianans are our toughest audience, so we are especially proud of this review! I am so happy that we were able to explore the cemetery of our ancestors with you and I look forward to welcoming your friends when they visit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the garden district walking tour at the end of July. We chose the 10 am tour to try and avoid the heat as much as possible. It was a great tour that I highly recommend!! Our tour guide Josh was fantastic! He had...More

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Libby B, Manager at Lucky Bean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

It is HOT here in July! But Josh is so charming and likeable, and has such great stories to tell, that it is not only bearable, but fun. I am so happy that you and your sister were able to meet Josh and explore the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great tour on a rainy morning with James. Thankfully James reminded us to bring an umbrella before the tour. James kept us intrigued with the history of the unique above ground cemetery with great stories about the history of the people buried...More

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Libby B, Manager at Lucky Bean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for reviewing! James keeps an eye on the weather and is excellent at keeping his guests comfortable. That cemetery is fascinating to look at but even more interesting when you get to hear the stories it holds. I am so glad that you got...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed this tour! Fun craft stops for the kids and great history for the whole family. We will use Lucky Bean Tours next time we are in town again.More

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Libby B, Manager at Lucky Bean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for reviewing! We appreciate every review but I am always especially grateful for reviews of the family tour because it is not always easy to take time to review when traveling with a family. That is a really fun tour for everyone, including the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mom and I were in New Orleans for a few days celebrating my birthday and I had a few activities lined up since she had never been. My mom loves looking at homes in other cities so I thought this tour would be great....More

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Libby B, Manager at Lucky Bean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Jackie deserves 10 stars! "Louisiana charm" is a great way to describe her tours, plus she just knows so much! I am so happy you and your mom were able to walk and talk with Jackie and I think she enjoyed the tour as much...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took a tour with Suzanne as our guide and it was wonderful. She was a font of knowledge about all aspects of New Orleans, and also very friendly. I would recommend this tour to anyone who has an interest in history.

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Libby B, Manager at Lucky Bean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for touring and reviewing! Suzanne really loves New Orleans, and her understanding of our history is abundantly clear on her walking tours. Thank you for the recommendation and we hope to see you next time you visit.

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jlr445
April 15, 2018|
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Response from Kristina B | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I don't know - we did a custom tour of the French Quarter so we met at Jackson Square. You should reach out to Lucky Bean directly - we found them to be very responsive.
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Response from Libby B | Property representative |
Hmmm... typing in "Lucky Bean Tours" in New Orleans, LA should do the trick. We are a brand-new company comprised of experienced guides so we only have a few reviews. Please click on the "contact us" link on our website if... More
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