Memorable Tours Through the Eyes of Locals

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Unlock the Big Easy’s unique history, distinct culture, and the world’s hottest party scene
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Locally Scripted & Customized Tours

Big Easy Walking Tours is a locally owned and operated tour agency that brings the culture of New Orleans to life for the solo traveler to large corporate groups visiting from around the world. These diverse experiences in this unforgettable city offer visitors the opportunity to live like a local every day of the week. From the top-rated Frenchmen Street Live Music Pub Crawl to the always spooky and boozy Ghost & Vampire Crawl, guests are treated to VIP access to the city's legendary music scene and darkest secrets. For those seeking a more customized experience designed to fit unique interests, Big Easy Walking Tours crafts city-wide driving and walking tours revealing the melting pot of the city's historic neighborhoods and multicultural populations.

Explore America’s Beautiful Crescent City

Tours to Fit Every Traveler

Duration
3 hours
Group Size
6 to 28

Frenchmen Street Live Music Pub Crawl

Absolute Best Party in New Orleans! The tour will take you to hear the finest live music the city has to offer. Guests will visit Frenchmen Street’s hottest clubs while learning about the area’s colorful history. Frenchmen Street has been featured in many films, music videos, and shows such as HBO’s Treme, The Simpsons, Drake’s “In My Feelings” video, and the hit movie, Girls Trip. VIP admission to all clubs and a New Orleans-inspired cocktail are included.

Duration
2 hours
Group Size
5 to 15

Ghost Tour and Haunted Pub Crawl Party

New Orleans is the most haunted city in America. The Spirits of the Dead roam the streets of the French Quarter. The tour will take you to some of the city’s most famous haunts as you hear the horrific stories that frighten locals to this day.

Duration
4 hours
Group Size
Up to 6

Private Tour Guide – Citywide Driving Tour w/ a Local Jazz Musician

The best tour to take in New Orleans! As our private guests, you will gain a behind-the-scenes look at the history, culture, and music that makes the city so special. It’s like having a friend give you the insider’s take on the sites, sounds, and tastes of the Big Easy.

Duration
4 hours
Group Size
no limit

The Dinner Time Food Crawl - Frenchmen Street

A perfect New Orleans night will combine Food, Drinks, and Live Music on a lovely dinner time stroll. On this tour you will Taste delicious food and drinks in the Marigny neighborhood of New Orleans. In just under 4 hours, this food tour takes you to some of the best restaurants and live music venues in the city. Visit Six locations including a Creole restaurant, a cocktail lounge, a Pre-Civil War hotel, two music venues, a sandwich shop, and more! You will sample up to Five Different Dishes, plus Three Premium Cocktails. Your guide provides insightful commentary about New Orleans food culture, stories behind the New Orleans pathway to becoming the birthplace of Jazz, and how to this day it is a live Music Mecca. All this while you stroll down the live music capital of New Orleans, Frenchmen Street by night.

Highlights:

-Ideal for food-lovers who want to explore New Orleans' cuisine and history

-Expect enough food to make up a full meal

-Includes Five tastings and Three Drinks

-Suitable for adults age 21 and older

Duration
3 hours
Group Size
1 to 28

French Quarter Private Tour w/ a Local Jazz Musician

Want the inside scoop on what makes New Orleans so unique? We will stroll down the French Quarter and learn about the area’s rich music, culture, and local history. Historic landmarks visited include…. the Napoleon House, the Pharmacy Museum Our Lady of Guadeloupe Chapel, Madame Delphine Lalaurie's Haunted House, Count Saint-Germain (the vampire's) House, Madame John's Legacy, Old Ursuline Convent, and the French Market.

Why choose us?

Creating a unique and enjoyable experience for our visitors is our number one priority.  The city of New Orleans offers a plethora of rich culture, music, and more to enjoy.  We intend to show you all the best spots, sharing local knowledge at every turn.

Quality

We have been designing and refining these tours for over a decade to ensure that every tour provides visitors with a high quality and unique experience. From the sights we see and the routes we tak...

We have been designing and refining these tours for over a decade to ensure that every tour provides visitors with a high quality and unique experience. From the sights we see and the routes we take, to the evolving history and COVID-19 precautions, the quality of your experience is our top priority.

Culture

New Orleans is a special place unlike any other. The city is a melting pot of culture, as well as the birthplace of Jazz and many historically significant movements and events. We spotlight our div...

New Orleans is a special place unlike any other. The city is a melting pot of culture, as well as the birthplace of Jazz and many historically significant movements and events. We spotlight our diverse culture on the tours, allowing guests to gain a real understanding of what it’s like to call this place home.

Authenticity

As New Orleans locals, we're proud to show you our city. See the Big Easy from a local’s point of view and gain a true insider’s perspective of what makes the city tick. Get the inside scoop, e...

As New Orleans locals, we're proud to show you our city. See the Big Easy from a local’s point of view and gain a true insider’s perspective of what makes the city tick. Get the inside scoop, enjoying a unique history you won't find anywhere else.

Experience New Orleans.

Local Narratives and Unscripted Culture