Cemetery And Gris-Gris Walking Tour By Grayline New Orleans

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Walk through St. Louis Cemetery #1, the site of the classic movie "Easy Rider," as your professional licensed guide recounts the background of the famous and infamous people who are buried there. Make a wish or cast a spell at the tomb of Marie Laveau - the Voodoo Queen of New Orleans - and discover how she was able to be in two places at once. Then Listen to the evolution of Voodoo - which is still practiced today - and learn how it became such a factor in the Crescent City. Also, learn about our unique above ground burial customs and the tombs of various "societies." Find out what "Gris-Gris" means and discover the mysterious ingredients in your souvenir "Gris-Gris" bag. Our max capacity is 28 so be sure to book soon!

Activity Highlights
→ 2 hour narrated walking tour.
→ Free climate controlled transportation to and from cemeteries.
→ Discover the true history behind original "Voo-Doo".
→ Learn about the unique above ground burial customs and tombs.
→ Take home a souvenir from the tour with a mysterious "Gris-Gris" bag.

Booking Details:

The tour will depart from the ticket office located at Toulouse St. @ the Mississippi River in the French Quarter. Please bring a valid photo ID and arrive at least 30 minutes prior to departure. It is best to confirm the tour time prior to departure.

Departure Details
The tour will meet at the Lighthouse Ticket Office located on Toulouse St. @ the Mississippi River in the French Quarter. It is best to confirm the tour time prior to departure.

Duration: 2 Hrs.

Inclusions
● Taxes
● 2 hour tour
● Climate controlled transportation to and from cemetery

Exclusions
● Gratuities (optional)

Additional Information
● This is a walking tour on uneven sidewalks and streets, so please wear comfortable shoes! During warmer months, we recommend that you wear lightly colored clothing; caps/hats and umbrellas are also suggested.
● Children under 6 (not occupying a seat on tours) are free of charge but charged for food on cruises.
● Schedule and availability are subject to change. Only 22 people per tour. Call the number provided on your booking voucher to confirm schedule at least 48 hours prior to departure.
● Transfers must be used in conjunction with optional tours.
● Above rates are per person and include all taxes. Rates do not include gratuity to drivers and/or guides.

Cancellation Policy
Customers may cancel at least 48 hours prior to their arrival date to receive a full refund minus a $5 service fee. Customers that cancel after the 48 hour period will not be eligible for a refund. If the guide calls off the tour due to weather, the tour may be rescheduled for a later time/date or a full refund will be issued. Customer may make changes to the reservation without any fees as long as it's outside the 48 hour cancellation period. No-shows will not be refunded.
Customers booking 10 or more tickets will be considered a group. The cancellation policy for groups is different. Groups of 10 or more will have a 50% non refundable deposit kept on any cancellations or changes regardless of how far out they are made. Customers are required to sign a contract and a copy of the signed contract is due within 7 days of booking to confirm your reservations, otherwise your order will be cancelled. A final guaranteed passenger count is due 72 hours prior to your tour. Decreases making total due less than the 50% deposit will not receive any refund of original deposit. Any decreases to passenger count within 72 hours will not be refunded. No shows will not be refunded. Additional tickets may be purchased on site based on availability however tickets will be reserved for the final guaranteed passenger count. If you would prefer to book your group booking via phone please call 800-450-7139 and ask for the groups department.
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  • judith USA about 6 months ago

    Very interesting!

    Our tour guide was Grey and she was amazing. Kept us totally engaged with her knowledge. I would love to go on another tour with her.

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  • Management Response, about 5 months ago

    Thank you for the review. Grey is an amazing guide and has been honored as Top Professional Guide this past year.

  • John Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA about 3 years ago

    Tour was most educational and informing.

    The tour itself was outstanding. Our guide was most knowledgeable, very accomadating and professional. The entire walking tour was conducted in a drizzling rain but that did not stop the guide from doing an outstanding job.

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  • Annonymous Traveler Fort walton Beach, FL about 8 years ago

    Cool Tour!

    voodoo was in the air during this tour. It was so exciting learning about something I didn't know much about (except from watching the skeleton key). The bus ride wasn't bad and didn't take long, and I had read the other reviews about how the tour guides were great, and I agree 100%.

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  • Annonymous Traveler Detroit, Michigan about 8 years ago

    Cramped on the bus, but still fun

    The bus on the tour was a little cramped I felt, but the tour itself was great! responsible and knowledgeable tour guides, along with fairly spooky scenery made this trip a fun experience overall. The gris-gris bag was a great souvenir, and I want to practice voodoo now!

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  • Annonymous Traveler about 8 years ago

    Loved the tour! scared my son a bit, but it was fun, and the guides did such a great job.

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2014-03-08 22:41:29

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