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New Orleans City Hop On Hop Off Bus Sightseeing Excursion

New Orleans, Louisiana / USA (Excursion ID S2671)

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  • Round-trip route with on/off privileges in New Orleans!
  • Pickup and drop off close to New Orleans cruise port!
  • Easy to use New Orleans sightseeing excursion map!
  • English-speaking sightseeing shore excursion guide!
  • Stops at the must-see sites!
  • Guided French Quarter and Garden District Walking visit!
  • Cemetery self-guided walk-through!
  • Deals and discounts at museums, restaurants, and attractions!
  • Hop-on, hop-off pass valid for 24 hours!

See the best highlights of New Orleans on this unique shore excursion! Welcome to the city of New Orleans, the birthplace of jazz. Along with its eclectic architecture, much that is influenced by French Creole, the wide assortment of street entertainers, magic and voodoo shops, and some of the best cuisines in the United States, you are surely able to find plenty to do at this party of the city. The annual Mardi Gras attracts thousands of visitors from around the world, and the French District is decorated in a distinct Art Nouveau manner.

We have a way for you to see this wonderful city at your leisure and with your choices in mind. This New Orleans City Sightseeing hop on hop off excursion will let you pick just what you want to see and then hop back on the bus for your next area of interest - 18 stops to enjoy. The buses make a continuous loop, so waiting is minimal. Upon boarding, you will receive a map and guide from either your driver or hostess. The map (click here for a non-commercial copy of this New Orleans Sightseeing Excursion Map) includes all the stops. You may book up to 3 months prior to your excursion date.

Sports fans will enjoy the Louisiana Superdome, which is the largest fixed dome structure in the world and home to the NFL's New Orleans Saints. Maybe you'd like to see a unique Insectarium, which is an Asian-inspired garden where you will be surrounded by thousands of precious butterflies as you wander through a mysterious Louisiana Swamp.

Naturally, many want to visit Bourbon Street where you can walk down the street with a drink in your hand and stop at any of the many clubs where you can hear the jazz that has made the city famous. In the French Quarter, you can see the stunning St. Louis Cathedral, a major landmark. Maybe visit Royal Street, one of the city's most historic areas for unique shopping experiences that can include antiques, crafts, objets d'art, and museums. Don't forget the French Market, open daily, where you can find fresh produce along with amazing souvenirs and artwork. Included in your excursion is a guided walking visit of both the French Quarter and the Garden District (each approximately 45 minutes).

Finally, many enjoy a visit to the St. Louis Cemetery, the oldest, above-ground cemetery in New Orleans, and has been made famous by such movies as Interview with a Vampire and its infamous residents. Don't forget to stop in one of the New Orleans restaurants, look for one that's crowded with locals, and you're sure to enjoy a great meal.

Your pass is good for 24 hours so whether you are vacationing in New Orleans or beginning or ending a cruise, you will have plenty of time to enjoy the sites! See the stops listed below. Take advantage of the best way to visit this beautiful city. Just hop on or hop off; wherever your fancy takes you! You can even ride the whole loop and see it all and then decide on your next stop, the choice is yours! If you want to just stay on board, each full circuit takes approximately 120 minutes. Buses run every 30 minutes with the first bus leaving at 09:30 AM and the last at 03:30 PM. Guests will be given a coupon booklet with savings, deals, and discounts at museums, restaurants, and attractions along the route. Entrance fees at the attractions guests choose to visit are not included.

From 09:30 AM to 03:30 PM. The full circuit is 120 minutes, and runs every 30 minutes.

  1. Jackson Square (700 Decatur Street) *Walking Tour meeting point
  2. French Market (N. Peters St. and Ursulines Ave)
  3. Esplanade (N. Peters St. and Barracks St.)
  4. Treme, Rampart, and Gov. Nicholls St.
  5. Basin St. Station (501 Basin St.)
  6. Canal Street (500 Canal St.)
  7. Riverfront at Harrah's Casino (Convention Center Blvd and Poydras)
  8. Center Business District (Poydras and Carondelet)
  9. Louisiana Superdome (Hyatt Regency 601 Loyola Ave.)
  10. The National WWII Museum (945 Magazine St.)
  11. Magazine Street and Jackson Avenue
  12. Garden District on Magazine Street and Washington Ave. *Walking Tour meeting point
  13. Magazine Street and Louisiana Avenue
  14. St. Charles Avenue and Louisiana Ave
  15. St. Charles Avenue (2020 St. Charles Ave.)
  16. Mardi Gras World (Port of New Orleans Place)
  17. Arts District (Julia St. and St. Peters St.)
  18. Harrah's Casino (S. Peters St. and Poydras)
  19. Canal Place

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Adults 24 Hours (13 years and up): $39.99$39.99$0.00
Children 24 Hours (3 to 12 years): $9.99$9.99$0.00
Infants (2 years and under): Free!
Price: $39.99
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New Orleans City Hop On Hop Off Bus Sightseeing Excursion Experiences

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New Orleans City Hop On Hop Off Bus Sightseeing Excursion Reviews

Hop on and enjoy a live guided sightseeing excursion drive through New Orleans. See the major highlights and best sights from the French Quarter to St. Charles Street to Jackson Square and much more!


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Reno, NV
The best way to see it all!
     5/5  (Visited on August 2019)
This was the best and easy way to see it all in one day. We took the whole lap listening to the guide talk about the landmarks and sights and then on the second circuit we get off at a few places we were interested to explore on our own. The hop on bus made it so simply and safe to get around the streets of N. Orleans and I have heard the taxi prices there are super expensive so we saved money getting around this way. Highly recommended.
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Soldotna, AK
Simply and easy way to get around!
     5/5  (Visited on July 2019)
This was a simple and easy way to get around and see the most highlights of New Orleans before our cruise ship began. We had considered taking uber everywhere we wanted but had so many uncertainties. This was perfect. We got off/on all we wanted to explore on our own. The best value for a super easy and safe sightseeing option.
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Norwegian Pearl
Great Tour
     4/5  (Visited on March 2018)
lots of fun. lots of walking. due to construction in the garden district we lost stops 12, 13 & 14. the lady doing the walking tour in French quarter was awesome.
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