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A grand mélange presentation of Cajun and Creole cultures starting with a boat tour of the cypress swamps. Enjoy a traditional lunch at one of the oldest Plantations in the south, Oak Alley Plantation, followed by a guided tour of this grand mansion. Later in the afternoon visit Laura, a Creole Plantation and her historic slave quarters surrounded by sugar cane fields. The small-group atmosphere with maximum 13 people ensures a more personal experience.
Find out what all the fuss is about on this half-day food tour of some of the best food in New Orleans' famous French Quarter! Food and History mixed together. Your PASSIONATE and KNOWLEDGEABLE guide will escort you to famous restaurants in the French Quarter, including a few commonly mentioned in cookbooks. You will sample a variety of authentic tastings. Depending on your food tour time, options may include, Seafood Gumbo at a Ralph Brennan's restaurant, Seafood or Short Rib or Brisket of Beef Po-Boys, Alligator Sausage, Muffuletta, Jambalaya, Creole Brisket in a pre civil war Creole restaurant, Pralines, Boudin beignets, Cajun Pork Rinds and stroll pass the famous Cafe du Monde. Learn about the rich legacy of fine food in the French Quarter and which hotspots to check out on your own later; you can even work with your guide to customize the tour to your interests. Referred to as Culture With A Culinary Twist!
An airboat tour through Louisiana’s famous swamps is the perfect way to experience the untamed side of New Orleans. Aboard a small airboat, explore marshes and travel deep into secluded bayous as you cruise up to 45 mph (72 kph)! Enjoy the lush scenery, watch for wildlife, and hear entertaining stories and facts from your guide on your roughly 1.5-hour airboat ride. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
Discover St. Louis Cemetery #1 " where Marie Laveau" ( The Voodoo Queen) is laid to rest along with 100,000 other souls....Our Above Ground Tombs gives you a glimpse of our rich history in New Orleans... All Tours are lead by Master Story Tellers that will captivate you as you learn why we bury above ground, the history & culture of Voodoo as well as rich French Quarter history and architecture. You will visit Marie Laveau's Tomb & the gravesite of Nicholas Cage just to mention a few. " Saint Louis Cemetery No. 1".....
Discover the rich history and vibrant culture of New Orleans on this guided Segway tour. At a relaxed pace, explore the bustling French Quarter, cruise along the Mississippi River, stop by Louis Armstrong Park -- the birthplace of jazz -- and visit Jackson Square, surrounded by some of the oldest buildings in the US such as the Cabildo, where the Louisiana Purchase was signed. Your guide will teach you about the city's architecture and French and Spanish colonial past. Choose a 2-hour tour or upgrade to the 3-hour tour.
Skip the stress and confusion of finding a taxi at of New Orleans' busy airport. Instead, book a great-value private car in advance and enjoy convenient, affordable and reliable private transportation from Louis Armstrong International Airport (MSY) to your downtown New Orleans or Kenner, Louisiana accommodation.