Local Tours

Members have the opportunity to schedule the following tours independently while attending O’fest 2017. Schedule your tour for Thursday, July 13 for our group discount.

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Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historical Tour

Narrated cruise by expert guides along the Mississippi River. Tour cruises to the site of the historic Battle of New Orleans with optional Creole buffet.

Jean Lafitte Swamp Tour

Explore the wild bayous of southern Louisiana on a swamp tour only 20 minutes from the city, located in the Jean Lafitte National Historic Park and Barataria Preserve. Bring your camera to capture photos of amazing wildlife like alligators, great blue heron, and more!

Plantation Tour Whitney

Through museum exhibits, memorial artwork, restored buildings and hundreds of first-person slave narratives, visitors to Whitney will gain a unique perspective on the lives of Louisiana's enslaved people.

Hop On Hop Off City Tour

Tour New Orleans on the Hop-On Hop-Off Open-Top Double-Decker buses! Hop-Off at any of our convenient stops along the tour and visit the city's most popular attractions. Catch a bus every 30 minute, at any stop. This tour offers maximum flexibility to see the city at your own pace.

Culinary Tour

Let us take you on a tasty journey. Sample authentic dishes full of rich flavors while learning about their fascinating origins. The foodways of New Orleans can help us understand the complex history of the people that have called this city home.