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Carriage Rides of the French Quarter & Creole Neighborhoods

 New Orleans, LA
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Hop aboard a comfortable carriage and see the French Quarter & its picturesque neighborhoods the way it was meant to be seen! These award-winning carriage tours feature licensed tour guides and are fully narrated, providing guests with a ride that is both scenic, entertaining, and fact-filled. This particular route travels through the quieter, lesser trafficked areas of the French Quarter and the neighboring areas known for its colorful Creole architecture and live jazz music venues NOT on Bourbon Street.

Activity Highlights
  • Authentic French Quarter carriage ride
  • Sightsee in colorful and quiet NOLA neighborhoods
  • See the live local music district of Frenchmen Street
  • Small group experience guaranteed

Duration: 60 Min.

What's Included
  • Mule-drawn carriage ride of the French Quarter & Creole Neighborhoods
  • Licensed city tour guide/driver
  • French Quarter history tour
What to bring
  • Weather appropriate attire
  • Beverage of choice
  • ID
  • Carriage rides have limited handicap accessibility. Guests must be able to walk up steps with assistance. Royal Carriages provides stepping stools and assistance. For people with no mobility and no ability to stand, you will not be able to access the seat of the carriage. The small private carriages are more open-air, so there is more ability for these individuals to be placed into those carriages, as well as those with weight or other physical restrictions. Wheelchairs, strollers, and walkers can be left behind at the Jackson Square boarding location with the Royal Carriages on-site supervising manager, who will look after them. All important items are taken on the ride.
  • If the outside temperature exceeds 95 degrees, carriage tours are canceled and will resume once the outside temperature drops below 95 degrees. All ticket holders will be given the option to reschedule for a later date or time or can choose to receive a refund for any tours canceled by the city of New Orleans due to high heat.
  • Video recording is generally prohibited without advanced permission by the carriage driver.
  • There is a minimum of 2 guests required to depart.
  • Must be 21 years old or older to consume alcohol.
  • Glass containers are not permitted on carriage.
Additional information
  • This tour departs at various times throughout the day. It is recommended to book in advance for this tour to guarantee the seat. Please click "Check Availability" for up-to-date availability.
  • Dogs, no matter the size, will be the passenger's responsibility & will have to share the seat with its owners. There is no cost for dogs.
  • This small group experience tour takes place on group carriages holding between 6-8 passengers.
  • No charge for infants & toddlers being held or seated in the lap of an adult.
  • Beverages, including alcohol are permitted.
  • This tour is appropriate for all ages.

701 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116, USA

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Carriage Rides of the French Quarter & Creole Neighborhoods

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about 3 days ago
we had a great time
nicolette t

Fun and informative Tour

about 20 days ago
Our guide was so nice and have us so much history of NOLA. Don't miss this tour!
Paula Z


about 1 month ago
It was great. Although the driver did talk a lot about his personal life. He meant well and I don’t want to get him in trouble. Just tell him that people are there to enjoy the sights.
Bill H

Would recommend

about 4 months ago
It was nice and peacefull.
Ashlon P