New Orleans Land Tour ~ Travel by air from Phoenix
Photo Credit: Monroe Davis / New Orleans CVB
6 days/5 nights
January 28, 2020 – February 02, 2020
Absorb the sights and sounds of glitzy New Orleans during this escorted land tour. New Orleans beckons with three centuries of history and culture. Dubbed affectionately by some as the northernmost Caribbean city, New Orleans revels in its giddy blend of European refinement and carefree effervescence, a place where virtue and vice are celebrated in equal measure. Surrender to the intoxicating charms of “the Crescent City” that have long fascinated artists, writers, musicians and scholars.
NOLA, as the locals call it, is rich in character with plenty of things to see, places to go, and people to meet. Any visit to New Orleans is sure to be unique, lively, and full of life.
The bustling center of New Orleans is the historic French Quarter. This charming neighborhood showcases the character of the city with iron balconies, brightly colored buildings, and overall European village feel. Come here to experience New Orleans music in lively jazz clubs. See why the New Orleans food scene is so popular by trying classic Cajun and Creole dishes at one of the many restaurants ranging from casual (Café Du Monde is famous for their signature sweet beignets) to fine dining elegance. The French Quarter also plays host to Mardi Gras, an annual celebration of epic proportions. With so many year-round parades, festivals, and events, every day of your New Orleans vacation is sure to be exciting since this is a city that loves to celebrate.
Bourbon Street, which runs through the center of the French Quarter, is a never-ending party featuring bars, music clubs, and sidewalk shows. Always buzzing with activity, Bourbon Street is the center of New Orleans nightlife. Historic Jackson Square is another hub for activity within the French Quarter of New Orleans. Sitting between St. Louis Cathedral and the Mississippi River, the infamous statue of Andrew Jackson represents the heroes of the Battle of New Orleans. There are a multitude of museums, shops, and restaurants surrounding Jackson Square where you can find plenty of things to do in New Orleans.
Other popular activities in NOLA include riding the historic street cars, venturing out on a riverboat cruise along the Mississippi River, and taking a thrilling airboat tour of the surrounding swamps. Popular New Orleans attractions include the Aquarium of the Americas, the Audubon Zoo, and the acclaimed National World War II Museum.
Accommodations – Wyndam French Quarter, Royale Street. Experience comfortable, welcoming rooms with a splash of local style. Newly renovated, smoke-free and boasting modern conveniences, it is the perfect launching pad for all of your New Orleans’ adventures.
Enjoy $175 credit per person to use on local tours.
New Orleans City Tour- Spend an unforgettable 3 hours on our comfortable air conditioned Mini-bus and get an overview of New Orleans.
New Orleans Swamp Tour Boat Adventure- See the Cajuns of the Bayou living and surviving in harmony with the swamps.
Oak Alley and Laura Plantation Tour- This tour is a combination plantation tour of Oak Alley Plantation and Laura Plantation.
French Quarter History and Ghost Buster Tour– Delve deep into New Orleans’ haunted history on an evening French Quarter walking tour that doesn’t just walk by an authentic haunted location, it takes you inside to experience its well-documented paranormal activity for yourself.
New Orleans Cemetery History Tour- Explore one of the fascinating and historic Cities of the Dead with this 2-hour tour of St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 in New Orleans.
Morbid Curiosity Tour- Not for the faint of heart, this 2-hour tour explores the dark, the sadistic, and the just plain gross of life and death in New Orleans.
Plus many more…
* Price may vary based upon availability at time of booking
Tour package includes:
- 5 nights deluxe accommodations
- Airport transfers to/from Wyndam French Quarter
- $175 Tour Credit
- applicable hotel taxes
- roundtrip airfare Phoenix to New Orleans
- Travel Protection
- Transportation to Phoenix