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City Sightseeing New Orleans Hop-On, Hop-Off & Southern Louisiana Swamps and Bayous Tour

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Start time
    New Orleans hop-on, hop-off tour: Buses depart from 9:30am -3:30pm, every 30 minutes
    Swamps and bayous of Southern Louisiana: 1 Jan - 28 Feb: 11am & 1pm
    1 Mar - 31 Oct: 8:45am, 10:45am, 12:45pm & 2:45pm
    1 Nov - 31 Dec: 10:45am & 12:45pm
  • Duration
    Hop-on, hop-off tour: 1 or 3 days (take your pick)
    Swamps and Bayous Southern Louisiana: Approx. 3 hours 45 minutes (includes travel time)
Inclusions
  • 1 or 3-day hop-on, hop-off tour
  • English-speaking live guide on the bus
  • Lafayette Cemetery tour (self-guided)
  • French Quarter & Garden District walking tour (with 3-day ticket)
  • Narrated boat cruise in the swamps and bayous tour
  • Transfers for the swamps and bayous tour
Date
Guests
  • Adult (13+)
  • Child (3-12)
  • Infant (0-2)
from US$ 101.00 per person Cancellation policy

Non-refundable

Key Highlights

  • Book the tickets for the same day or separate days
  • Customize your own New Orleans itinerary with a 1 or 3-day hop-on, hop-off tour
  • Enjoy exciting walking tours with your hop-on, hop-off tour
  • Explore the swamps and bayous of Southern Louisiana, with transfers from New Orleans
  • Explore the timeless beauty of the Barataria Preserve in a swamp boat with a local guide
  • Observe nesting grounds of alligators, egrets, raccoons, nutria, and many species of snakes

Overview

An exciting New Orleans package including a New Orleans hop-on, hop-off bus tour and a thrilling boat ride through the swamps and bayous of Southern Louisiana.

NEW ORLEANS HOP-ON, HOP-OFF TOUR

Explore New Orleans on a 1 or 3-day hop-on, hop-off tour and enjoy sightseeing at your own pace. Travel in comfort, visit popular attractions and hop on and off as many times as you like. Your ticket also includes a FREE Lafayette Cemetery self-guided walking tour.

With your 3-day New Orleans hop-on, hop-off ticket you also get two FREE additional walking tours of Gardens District and the French Quarter.

Major attractions covered

  • French Market
  • The National WWII Museum
  • Jackson Square
  • Canal Street
  • Magazine Street - Magazine St. & Jackson Ave.
  • Garden District and Cemetery
  • Mardi Gras World
  • Arts District
  • Harrah’s on S. Peters Street


SWAMPS AND BAYOUS OF SOUTHERN LOUISIANA

Explore the swamps and bayous of the Barataria Preserve in a custom-built, all-weather swamp boat as you travel through a part of the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park.

A local Cajun guide will accompany you on this boat trip into the swamps and point out the nesting grounds of alligators, raccoons, egrets and species of snakes. Some wildlife is more numerous during the warmer months of the year. Learn why our wetlands are disappearing due to coastal erosion as well as man's efforts to correct the damage it has done and restore this vital habitat.

Discover how the seafood from our bountiful waters provides a wide assortment of delectable local dishes!

If you wish to book the tours separately:

City Sightseeing New Orleans Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour: Click here

Swamps and Bayous of Southern Louisiana: Click here  

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    Hop-on, hop-off tour: 1 or 3 days (take your pick)
    Swamps and Bayous Southern Louisiana: Approx. 3 hours 45 minutes (includes travel time)

  • Start time

    New Orleans hop-on, hop-off tour: Buses depart from 9:30am -3:30pm, every 30 minutes
    Swamps and bayous of Southern Louisiana: 1 Jan - 28 Feb: 11am & 1pm
    1 Mar - 31 Oct: 8:45am, 10:45am, 12:45pm & 2:45pm
    1 Nov - 31 Dec: 10:45am & 12:45pm

  • Meeting Point

    New Orleans hop-on, hop-off tour: You may board the bus at any of the stops.
    Swamps and bayous of Southern Louisiana: The tour departs from the Gray Line “Lighthouse” Ticket Office located at Toulouse Street and the Mississippi River (at the Steamboat Natchez Dock), only one block from Jackson Square in the French Quarter.

  • Ending Point

    New Orleans hop-on, hop-off tour: Hop off the bus at any of the stops
    Swamps and bayous of Southern Louisiana: Same as the start point.

Inclusions & Exclusions

Inclusions

  • 1 or 3-day hop-on, hop-off tour
  • English-speaking live guide on the bus
  • Lafayette Cemetery tour (self-guided)
  • French Quarter & Garden District walking tour (with 3-day ticket)
  • Narrated boat cruise in the swamps and bayous tour
  • Transfers for the swamps and bayous tour

Exclusions

  • Entrances

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Please note

Voucher Type: Paper

NEW ORLEANS HOP-ON, HOP-OFF TOUR

Validity: 12 months from the date chosen at the time of booking

Wheelchair accessibility: Yes 

New Orleans is a functioning city and weather, traffic and events may occasionally cause disruption.

SWAMPS AND BAYOUS OF SOUTHERN LOUISIANA

Schedule and availability are subject to change.

Children under 6 (not occupying a seat) are free of charge.

Snacks, sandwiches and refreshments are available for purchase on the boat.

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