Garden District Walking Tour
Looking for relaxing things to do in New Orleans then come explore the Garden District on this walking tour. This garden, a stunningly beautiful area of New Orleans that most folks tend to think of when they envision the charm and beauty of Naw'lins.
Writings and depictions of New Orleans are prominent in numerous books, songs, and paintings, and the reasoning behind such will be discovered as you walk through this district viewing all the fun attractions and sights of the area. Hear fascinating stories and visit the former residence of local author Anne Rice, who introduced so many to the mystery and beauty of New Orleans in her novels. Tour-goers are provided with a wireless headset that insures you can hear the guide clearly through a small earpiece so you don't miss any of the great information provided.
Then it's off to Lafayette Cemetery where you'll learn about the unique New Orleans above-ground burial system. You'll also see the residence where Jefferson Davis died in the late 1800s and the oldest house in the area, Toby's Corner. You'll even get a free shuttle to and from the Garden District for your convenience. You're sure to fall in love with the rich history, character, and charm of the area. Plan your vacation package to New Orleans today and have an unforgettable experience.
- What is included in the admission price?
Includes free shuttle to and from the Garden District as well as access to the Opera Guild Home.
- Is there any walking involved?
Yes, about a mile walking on uneven sidewalks, streets, and stairs in the Opera Guild Home.
- Approximately how long does the Garden District Walking Tour last?
Approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes.
- For what ages is the tour appropriate?
Appropriate for all ages.
- What type of dress & footwear are recommended?
Wear comfortable clothes and walking shoes.
- Where does the Garden District Walking Tour depart from?
The tour departs from the Gray Line ticket office in the French Quarter at 400 Toulouse Street New Orleans, LA 70130
- Is photography / video recording allowed on the Garden District Walking Tour?
Both photography and video cameras are permitted.
- Is the Garden District Walking Tour handicap accessible?
Yes, please submit any requests at least 48 hours in advance of your tour.