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Historical Mississippi River Cruise with Optional Lunch

 New Orleans, LA
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By: New Orleans Paddlewheels

A river voyage aboard the Creole Queen Paddlewheeler is one of the most iconic activities to be enjoyed in New Orleans. View the French Quarter and the Port of New Orleans from the river, while enjoying historical narration and delicious Creole and Cajun cuisine! Disembark at the site of the 1815 Battle of New Orleans, Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, and tour the Chalmette Battlefield. Enjoy the history, nature, taste, and culture of New Orleans, all on one tour! Book now!

Activity Highlights
  • Narrated paddlewheeler cruise on Mississippi River aboard the Creole Queen
  • Visit to Chalmette Battlefield, where Battle of New Orleans was fought in 1814
  • View the beautiful cityscape of the French Quarter
  • Children under 6 are FREE

Duration: 2 Hrs.


Lunch Menu:

  • Caesar Salad
  • Cajun Seafood Pasta
  • Red Beans & Rice
  • Chicken & Sausage Gumbo
  • Jambalaya
  • Vegetable of the Day
  • Corn Bread
  • White Chocolate Bread Pudding with Whiskey Sauce
What's Included
  • Historical Mississippi River Cruise with Optional Lunch
  • Narrated Mississippi river cruise
  • Optional Buffet Lunch (Select tickets)
What to bring
  • Weather appropriate clothing
  • Camera
  • ID
  • Cruise times may be altered or canceled due to weather and safety concerns.
  • Transfers must be used in conjunction with optional tours.
Additional information
  • If weather is deemed by the vendor as unfavorable for this activity, your reservation may be altered, modified, rescheduled, or refunded at vendor discretion.
  • Schedule and availability are subject to change. Call the number on the booking voucher to confirm the schedule at least 24 hours prior to departure.
  • This boat is handicap accessible and has chair lifts on some of the stairs aboard the boat to bring guests from one level to another.
  • Rates do not apply to Special Event or Holiday Cruises or Tours.
  • This tour must be booked at least 24 hours before departure time.
  • Groups of 10 or more should call 850-424-5125 before booking.
  • Boarding will begin 30 minutes prior to departure.
  • Certified service animals are permitted.
  • Parking is available on-site for a fee.
  • Restrooms are available on-board.

#1 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA

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Historical Mississippi River Cruise with Optional Lunch

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Historical Mississippi River Cruise with Optional Lunch

about 16 days ago
It was amazing and very relaxing.
Ashlynn Pullen

Mississippi River Cruise

about 4 months ago
The cruise was great. So relaxing and informative. The food was good and the staff was both friendly and helpful.
Stephanie Jones


about 6 months ago
Everything was ok.
daniel Barros

Well worth the time

about 9 months ago
The boat was beautiful. And the gentleman that did the historical commentary was fantastic. He made it interesting as well as amusing. I would recommend this trip to anyone visiting New Orleans.
Ron Anderson
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