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Royal Carriages

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700 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3372
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Royal Carriages have been rolling through the French Quarter for over 75 years. We’re the oldest locally owned tour company in all of the city and according to travelers, our carriages tours are the best way to meet the French Quarter. Our tours are immersive, entertaining, and historically accurate. You’ll have a ton of fun with top rated licensed guides who are well-versed in New Orleans' 300 years of wonder. Travelers love the way we present the history in an authentic and exciting way. Discover why travelers say carriage tours are "the highlight of our trip", "our favorite NOLA activity", and "are worth every penny."
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“carriage ride” (523 reviews)
“french quarter” (901 reviews)
“great tour” (234 reviews)
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700 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116-3372
French Quarter
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"carriage ride"
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"french quarter"
in 901 reviews
"great tour"
in 234 reviews
"private carriage"
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"princess fiona"
in 31 reviews
"our tour guide"
in 221 reviews
"hour tour"
in 142 reviews
"louis cemetery"
in 66 reviews
"great sense of humor"
in 30 reviews
"jackson square"
in 99 reviews
"ghost stories"
in 35 reviews
"great stories"
in 26 reviews
"highlight of our trip"
in 27 reviews
"highly recommend this tour"
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"walking tour"
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"mule"
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"jockamo"
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Reviewed yesterday

Our guide was Mark and the mule was Jockamo. Mark was very informative and funny. He told us some interesting facts about the areas he took us through. I have been wanting to take the carriage ride for the last 3 years and was finally...More

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Reviewed yesterday

The haunted tour sounded like a fun idea but we both thought it would be silly. Turned out to be a great carriage ride filled with interesting stories and facts about New Orleans that we would not gotten by walking those same streets ourselves. It...More

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Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed our ride! We learned so much about New Orleans we never knew! It was such a amazing ride. Our 4 year old loved it also! We will definitely do it again when we visit!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Guide very knowledgeable and entertaining, would like to have seen more of the French Quarters, Burbon Street and Royal Street

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Reviewed 2 days ago

My daughter had just graduated high school and my husband and I were celebrating our 21st wedding anniversary. They share a love of history so this ride was great fun. Our guide was the perfect balance of historian and New Orleans local with a great...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Informative, loved it. The mule Praline was awesome Evening tour was perfect Would do it again and will

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was such a great tour. The tour guide! I would recommend this for anyone that visits New Orleans. I would go again.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed our haunted carriage tour of the French Quarter. Our guide was very friendly, knowledgeable, and a good story teller. Our son had a blister on his toe which made us doing a walking tour impossible, so we were very thankful to be able...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We loved our carriage tour of the French Quarter. Very informative guide with a great sense of humor.

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Patricia H
April 3, 2018|
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Response from RoyalC1941 | Property representative |
Royal Carriages is a dog-friendly thing to do for all pups, as long as the dog is respectful of our animals and behaves on the carriage throughout the tour. So, of course we allow service dogs! We'd like to take this... More
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218at
January 14, 2018|
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Response from Nancy L | Reviewed this property |
As RobbiJ66 said, the private carriage ride is $100; a public ride is $20 per person. We chose the private tour to have a better conversation with the guide, rather than a “canned” tour description. Worth every penny! Dont... More
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travel4pleasure2015
March 17, 2017|
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Response from RoyalC1941 | Property representative |
There is no specific weight limit, but there is a passenger limit. While our carriages can seat 12 adults comfortably, the city limit per carriage is 8 passengers per carriage.
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