French Quarter
New Orleans
4,3/5 (3)

French Quarter tours and activities

Take a ghost tour while you visit the French Quarter and parade past spooky spots like Madame LaLaurie’s mansion.

In the top 5 attractions for New Orleans
Read more
Find experiences for these dates:
Filter by:
All
Free cancellation
Entrance Tickets
1 Day
Guided Tour
Private tour
Food tour of the French Quarter in New Orleans
Activities

Food tour of the French Quarter in New Orleans

Taste New Orleans' most unique, tasty, and trendy food with this 3-hour food tour of the French Quarter!

Instant Confirmation
Duration 3 hours

en 

Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
Sinister Criminal Intentions
Attractions & guided tours

Sinister Criminal Intentions

We'll bring you on a tour of the sordid details behind New Orleans' dark history. You'll visit locations in the French Quarter where the echoes of gruesome murders still cry out. See where it all happened, and understand the history behind it.

free cancellation
Duration up to 1 hour 30 minutes

en 

Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
Ghosts and spirits walking tour
Activities

Ghosts and spirits walking tour

Enjoy a walking tour of the French Quarter at nighttime and visit the most "haunted" sites of New Orleans. Learn about the city's colorful history.

free cancellation
Duration up to 2 hours

en 

Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
New Orleans Original Cocktail Walking Tour
Activities

4.3/5

(3)

free cancellation
Duration up to 2 hours 30 minutes

en 

Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
History and haunts carriage tour in New Orleans
Excursions & day trips

History and haunts carriage tour in New Orleans

Travel back in time, learn about New Orleans' dark and twisted past, and admire major landmarks in the French Quarter on this spooky nighttime carriage tour!

Instant Confirmation
Duration up to 1 hour

en 

Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
Local Touch
New Orleans food history tour
Excursions & day trips

New Orleans food history tour

Book a New Orleans food history tour today with Musement. Try some classic foods like Creole brisket and Po' boy, and even learn the history of them.

free cancellation
Duration up to 3 hours

en 

Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
New Orleans cocktail history tour
Excursions & day trips

New Orleans cocktail history tour

Book a New Orleans cocktail history tour today with Musement. Try famous cocktails prepared by expert mixologists and learn the history behind them.

free cancellation
Duration up to 3 hours

en 

Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
New Orleans food and cocktail history tour
Excursions & day trips

New Orleans food and cocktail history tour

Book a New Orleans food and cocktail history tour today with Musement. Try classic foods and delicious cocktails, and learn the history behind them.

free cancellation
Duration up to 4 hours

en 

Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
Spooky kid-friendly family ghost tour
Activities

Spooky kid-friendly family ghost tour

Check out this kid-friendly but just-scary-enough Ghost Tour of NOLA. Our spooky city isn't just for adults! And the little ones may just learn something along the way!

free cancellation
Duration up to 1 hour 30 minutes

en 

Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
Lewd Spirits Tour
Attractions & guided tours

Lewd Spirits Tour

Find debauchery on this tour about adultery, prostitutes, and twisted doctors! Along the way we combine spirits with spirits at 3 bars. This 21+ tour is great for groups that want to experience the twisted side of NOLA.

free cancellation
Duration up to 2 hours

en 

Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off bus tour of New Orleans
Activities

City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off bus tour of New Orleans

Book your hop-on hop-off bus tour of New Orleans and see local attractions like the Garden District, the French Quarter and Jackson square from the comfort of a double-decker bus

free cancellation
Validity Flexible

en 

Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
Walking the Devil's Empire tour
Activities

Walking the Devil's Empire tour

Take a tour of America's most haunted city on the Walking the Devil's Empire tour. Book yours today!

free cancellation
Duration up to 1 hour 45 minutes

en 

Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
Guided Tour

You might also like

Food tour of the Lower Garden District in New Orleans
Activities

Food tour of the Lower Garden District in New Orleans

Taste New Orleans' most unique, tasty, and trendy food with this 3-hour tour in the Lower Garden District!

Duration 3 hours
Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery walking tour

Garden District and Lafayette Cemetery walking tour

Discover New Orleans' Garden District Tour on this awesome guided historical tour! Explore every corner of this authentic area.

free cancellation
Available in:

en 

Houmas House estate and gardens and Great River Road museum tour combo
Culture & history

Houmas House estate and gardens and Great River Road museum tour combo

Visit Houmas House historic estate and gardens and the Great River museum all in one day. Book your combo tickets today!

free cancellation
Available in:

en 

New Orleans French Quarter photography tour
Activities

New Orleans French Quarter photography tour

Kickstart your photography experience at the French Quarter where you can explore this charming neighborhood and discover great spots to take photos

free cancellation
Available in:

en 

New Orleans guided cocktail tour
Activities

New Orleans guided cocktail tour

Quench your thirst with delicious cocktails, whilst enjoying the sights from Jackson Square to Bourbon Street with this fun-filled tour!

free cancellation
Available in:

en 

New Orleans Marigny district happy hour guided walking tour
Activities

New Orleans Marigny district happy hour guided walking tour

Join a guided walking tour through the New Orleans Marigny district

Duration 2 hours
Available in:

en 

Instant Confirmation
New Orleans 3-hour private tour by SUV for 6 people
Activities

New Orleans 3-hour private tour by SUV for 6 people

Book a private guided tour of New Orleans by SUV with a flexible itinerary

free cancellation
Available in:

en 

New Orleans citywide driving private tour with local musician
Activities

New Orleans citywide driving private tour with local musician

Book now a private tour and explore the city like a local. You will gain a behind-the-scenes look at the history, culture, and music that makes the city so special!

free cancellation
Available in:

en 

The Haunted Quarter small group tour
Attractions & guided tours

The Haunted Quarter small group tour

Book your Haunted Quarter small group tour and discover the terrifying truth behind the Lalaurie Mansion, made famous by American Horror Story with a fun guide.

free cancellation
Available in:

en 

Guided urban culture tour in New Orleans
Activities

Guided urban culture tour in New Orleans

Book now to experience New Orleans neighborhoods such as the 3rd Ward, learnabout the Voodoo history, Mardi Gras Indians and visit the city's historical sites.

free cancellation
Available in:

en 

Guided swamp and bayou boat tour
Activities

Guided swamp and bayou boat tour

Experience the timeless beauty of South Louisiana in a custom-built swamp boat and explore the bayous of New Orleans.

free cancellation
Available in:

en 

Steamboat Natchez harbor cruise
Cruises

Steamboat Natchez harbor cruise

Take a journey back in time and board the historic steamboat for a delightful 2‐hour cruise down the mighty Mississippi.

free cancellation
Available in:

en 

The inside story

This charming neighborhood goes by a majestic title, Crown Jewel of New Orleans. The historic French Quarter is the heart and culture of New Orleans, filled with diverse architecture, vibrant nightlife, and colorful buildings.

It is one of NOLA's neighborhoods that merges the new with the old. There are French Markets, trendy boutiques, and bars with custom cocktails mixed with antique stores and quaint restaurants packing big flavor!

At dusk, the French Quarter is filled with swallows soaring above the fortunetellers, street performers, and local artists who display their talents in Jackson Square. The sunset colors are cast over the cream-colored walls of St. Louis Cathedral.

New Orleans is also one of America's most haunted cities. In the French Quarter, you will see ghost tours parade past spooky spots like Madame LaLaurie’s mansion.

On Bourbon Street, you can grab a famous 'Hurricane' drink to-go and take your partying curbside. At night the neighborhood is alive with pulsing music, flickering neon lights, and chatter for an inimitable experience.

With a handful of tours and activities, there are so many things to do in this incredible place you won't want to miss out on. Did we mention Mardi Gras?!

Read more

How to get there

French Quarter New Orleans, LA 70116, United States New Orleans