LA, New Orleans > Cemetery Tours
09/21/2019 ~ 09/27/2019

Cemetery And Voodoo Walking Tour By Grayline New Orleans

Authentic Souvenir Gris-Gris Bag Included!

Join Grayline New Orleans on an expert-led history tour of New Orleans' oldest above ground cemetery, Saint Louis Cemetery #1. Travelers will have the opportunity to learn about the Voodoo Queen Marie Laveau and make a wish or cast a spell at her grave which is one of the most popular places to visit in the city. In addition to learning about strange burial practices and funeral traditions, this tour also unveils the mysteries behind voodoo and how it is still practiced throughout the communities today. With this tour, you'll receive your own good luck charm, an authentic Voodoo Gris-Gris bag.

Activity Highlights
  • Tour of NOLA's oldest cemetery and voodoo rituals
  • See final resting place of Marie Laveau Voodoo Queen and future burial of Nicolas Cage
  • Includes free climate controlled transportation to and from cemeteries
  • All tour participants receive a mysterious "Gris-Gris" charm bag

Duration: 2 hours

What's Included
  • Licensed City Tour Guide
  • Transportation to and from the cemetery in a climate-controlled bus
  • Leave with a "Gris-Gris" bag souvenir
What to bring
  • Camera
  • Comfortable Walking Shoes: You will be walking on uneven surfaces
  • Weather Appropriate Clothing: Light colored fabrics encouraged
  • Bottle of Water
  • Sun Protection: Hat, Umbrella, Sunscreen
Additional information
  • This is a walking tour on uneven sidewalks and streets, so please wear comfortable shoes.
  • Service animals as defined by the ADA are allowed.
  • Strollers and wheelchairs will have difficulty navigating the uneven surfaces and narrow terrain once inside the cemetery.
  • Only service animals as defined in the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) are allowed to accompany any guests on this tour, per the Archdiocese.
  • Children under 6 (not occupying a seat on tours) are free of charge.
  • Only 28 people per tour.
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% nonrefundable deposit kept on any cancellations or changes regardless of how far out they are made. Groups of 10 or more will have to pay a $2 gratuity per person, select ticket during check out. 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 canceled. 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.


Cemetery And Voodoo Walking Tour By Grayline New Orleans

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Awesome tour
about 3 months ago
Scott was an awesome tour guide. Great story teller. Very knowledgable.
Cassandra F
Bobby-jo was amazing
about 4 months ago
Bobby was caring, thoughtful and knowledgeable. She made sure we stood in the shade while she stood in the sun. So kind. And she gave us each a bottle of chilled water to keep hydrated on the 32 degree sweltering day.
Heather G
Fun family tour
about 6 months ago
Our grey line tour was amazing. Midge was a wonderful guide. She was fun and very informative. The kids really enjoyed it too !
Amy Holcomb
about 6 months ago
Very informative
Kimberley Howsden