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3 Hours Walking tour itinerary for New Orleans: Discover The History Of St. Louis Cemetery

New Orleans

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Culture Tour
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Sightseeing Tour
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Walking Tour

Do this tour of one of the oldest cemeteries at this Louisiana city; the St. Louis Cemetery which consists of above-ground vaults that were constructed during the 18th and 19th centuries. See ancient tombs, and know the real reason we "bury" above-ground!  

DAY 01

Program Itinerary

  • Meet: Pirates at Alley Cafe.

  • Walk: Through the French Quarter to St. Louis #1.

  • Arrive and do the Tour Cemetery (for an hour).

  • Use restroom, sit-down in AC room at Visitors Center (about 15 min).

  • Walk to St. Louis # 2.

  • Arrive and continue the Tour Cemetery (about 1/2 hour).

  • Walk to the famous local's bar for restroom use, food, fun and 2-4-1 beverages!

  • 20 USD Per Adult (* Most big companies are charging $25 but as an individual I can offer a price break. All rates are negotiable.)
  • A private tour from a professional New Orleans tour guide.

  • Entry into St. Louis #1 is not allowed unless accompanied by a tour guide. I will cover that cost.More historical, architectural and cultural information than you can wrap your head around!

  • 2 for 1 adult frosty beverages at the end.

  • This a tour of the oldest cemeteries in the city of New Orleans.  Starting with S. Louis #1 established in 1789 we will see the tombs of nationally historic personas, Vodou practitioners, movie sites and discuss the REAL reason we "bury" above-ground!  In addition, my tour takes you where NO OTHER tour goes! After a brief stop at the visitors' centre, we make our way to St. Louis #2, established in 1823, to view three blocks of amazing architecture, more historic characters and an experience few tourists ever see.

New Orleans

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This tour is offered throughout the year.The tour starts at 00:00 hours.

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