All Things To Do In Orleans

(227 activities)
Reset Filters
  • Book Now

    Magazine Street Foodie Tour

    All real foodies know that the soul of a city lies in the food it has to offer. Local New Orleanians love food, but they rarely go to the French Quarter to eat. Why? Because so many of the best restaurants are located right in their neighborhoods! On this tour, you'll get to explore one such foodie paradise -- Magazine Street! This vibrant neighborhood in Uptown is part of the beautiful Garden District. There, your guides will take you to some of the locals' favorite spots. You'll start at a famed po boy restaurant and continue down the street for a full-fledged meal. Try exotic foods such as alligator sausage, savory crab and crawfish beignet, and a vegetable done New-Orleans-style at a restaurant that specializes in Creole and Cajun soul food! Don't forget to leave room for dessert. Homemade chocolates created by one of the Top 10 Chocolatiers in the U.S., as well as other delicious treats, are waiting for you at the end of the tour. New Orleans is your oyster! Come hungry!
    Magazine Street Foodie Tour

    3454 Magazine St, New Orleans

    • Take a walking tour of Magazine Street, a foodie paradise in the Garden District
    • Shop, sip, and sup in true New Orleanian fashion
    • Try foods from alligator sausage to chargrilled oysters and make sure to leave room for dessert
    • Fulfill all your inner foodie desires during this delicious adventure
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    New Orleans Specialties Cooking Class (Morning)

    (1)
    Take an entertaining and informative cooking class at the New Orleans School of Cooking! Located in a renovated molasses warehouse built in the early 1800s, this cooking class brings you to the heart of New Orleans' French Quarter. Learn the basics of Louisiana cooking from professional chefs and learn how to make classic New Orleans specialties such as gumbo, jambalaya, and pralines. Enjoy samplings of these delectable dishes accompanied by complimentary beer, iced tea and coffee, and take the recipes home with you! Food is considered one of the defining elements of Louisiana's culture, and there's no better way to experience New Orleans than to taste it! During your New Orleans cooking demonstration class, embark on a sensory journey in the kitchen to discover Louisiana's rich tapestry of culinary influences -- French, Spanish, Native American, African and Indian -- as they blend into modern- day Cajun and Creole cuisine.

    Your cooking experts will demonstrate how to prepare classic New Orleans specialties such as gumbo, jambalaya and pralines, and will season them with history, trivia and tall tales. Learn the basics of Louisiana cooking and discover the array of spices used in this unique cuisine.

    Enjoy generous samplings of the demonstrated items, as well as complimentary coffee, iced tea and beer. At the end of the class, take home the recipes to show off your new skills to your friends and family!
    New Orleans Specialties Cooking Class (Morning)

    524 St Louis St, New Orleans

    • Take an entertaining and informative cooking class on the basics of Louisiana style cooking
    • Learn to prepare classic New Orleans specialties such as gumbo, jambalaya, etouffee, banana foster, and pralines
    • Hear fascinating history, trivia and tall tales from your chefs as they instruct you with their famous cooking techniques
    • Discover the array of spices used in this cultural cuisine and gain the tools to make these delightful dishes yourself
    BOOK NOW ← Back
    1 positive reviews
  • Book Now

    Ghosts Walking Tour

    "Take 100 of the most enthusiastic ghost hunters and ask them to name America's Most Haunted City. Most will spring to their feet yelling, 'New Orleans!'" - Richard Winer (a paranormal investigator you probably haven't heard of, but he's right!) This city's darkness and way of death are central to her mysterious character. Brave the spirit of the night on this ghost tour and uncover secrets tucked in the corners of the haunted and historic French Quarter. You'll never forget this tour of history and horror. Allow your trusty guide to walk you through the old streets of New Orleans and let you in on some of the spookiest tales you've ever heard. Well, stir up the courage! You haven't done New Orleans justice until she's given you goosebumps.
    Ghosts Walking Tour

    601 Royal St, New Orleans

    • Experience a spine-chilling night walk into the haunted French Quarter
    • Learn about the city's tragic history that has left ghosts and spirits walking among the living
    • Discover sites you never would've known are haunted today
    • Get goosebumps as your storyteller guide reveals to you tales of Merciless Disease, Above Ground Burials, The Horrors of Slavery, and more!
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Flyboard Lesson (15 min)

    Imagine having a jet pack mounted to your feet as you soar into the air like a superhero and then dive through the water like a dolphin. Sounds more like a dream than a sport, right? Welcome to the sport of flyboarding, where this insane and incredible concept becomes a reality! In this lesson, you'll learn the basics of flyboarding from an experienced instructor whose sole mission is to get you to stay safe and have fun. Start off with a brief ground explanation and then get fitted with all the necessary safety gear as you strap into your jetpack and get ready for the experience of a lifetime. Running off the water pressure from a personal watercraft, your feet will soon be powered with enough pressure to lift you into the sky. You'll also practice proper techniques to keep you airbound as well as maneuvers that will have you diving in and out of the water. With all the necessary equipment and instruction provided to keep you safe, you'll be free to let loose and enjoy this amazing 20- minute experience.
    Flyboard Lesson (15 min)

    7400 Lakeshore Dr , New Orleans

    • Learn how to flyboard from experienced instructors
    • Experience the rush of flying high above the water
    • Enjoy a fun new sport in a safe and positive environment
    • Stop making excuses and get yourself off the ground
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Westbank Plantation Tour

    Once your cruise has returned to New Orleans, take a journey back in time to the Antebellum South with a tour of two separate plantations. On your ride out to Oak Alley Plantation, often referred to as the "Grande Dame of the Great River Road," pass and hear about the Whitney, Josephine, and Evergreen plantations along the way. Once you've arrived at Oak Alley Plantation, enjoy time to admire this jewel of Greek Revival architecture, including a quarter-mile canopy of giant live oak trees, believed to be nearly 300 years old! Next, travel to Laura Plantation, a historic sugar plantation built in 1805 displaying a different and unique culture. The guided tour transports you with dramatic detail into the charmed yet tragic lives of four generations of Creole owners and their slaves. Come experience this fully immersive tour of New Orleans historic past! Ride out to Oak Alley Plantation, passing and hearing about the Whitney, Josephine, and Evergreen plantations along the way. Your guided tour of Oak Alley Plantation allows you time to admire this jewel of Greek Revival architecture. The quarter-mile canopy of giant live oak trees, believed to be nearly 300 years old, forms an impressive avenue leading to the classic Greek-revival style antebellum home.

    Next visit the Laura Plantation, a Creole Plantation with historic slave quarters surrounded by sugar cane fields. The guided tour transports you with dramatic detail into the charmed yet tragic lives of four generations of Creole owners and their slaves.

    You can catch the tour at two different departure times or two locations.
    Westbank Plantation Tour

    Downtown, New Orleans

    • Explore two of New Orleans' most iconic plantations
    • Witness the beauty of Oak Alley Plantation, referred to as the "Grand Dame of the Great River Road"
    • Visit Laura Plantation, a beautiful and historic sugar plantation built in 1805
    • Enjoy fascinating commentary throughout your journey from an expert local guide
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    French Quarter History & Cocktail Tour

    This walking tour will totally spoil you for life. Not only will you learn the captivating stories behind the historic French Quarter, but also will you get to try a variety of New Orleans speciality cocktails along the way. Your trusty tour guides will tell you all about the early French colonists who lost everything in two fires and how pirates played an important role in New Orleans' early history (among other things). You'll be chugging a Pimm's cup when your guides reveal to you the plot to rescue Napoleon from exile. You'll be sipping an Absinthe cocktail while learning about its "green fairy" wings. You'll even get to taste what many consider the world's first cocktail ever! P.S. This is not a drunken pub crawl, but rather a true New Orleans history and cocktail experience!
    French Quarter History & Cocktail Tour

    519 Wilkinson Street, New Orleans,

    • Hear the stories that shaped the French Quarter while trying different New Orleans cocktails
    • Take an unforgettable walking tour around this historic area
    • Discover how the American Cocktail was invented and named
    • Join your storyteller guides on this one-of-a-kind adventure
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Give the gift of fun with a Vimbly gift card!
    Learn More
  • Book Now

    City & Bayou Barataria Swamp Tour

    If you want to know The Big Easy inside out, you'd better come on this exciting, full-day excursion! After being picked up at your hotel in a luxury mini-coach, you'll pass through the streets of the French Quarter, and learn about its fascinating history from your knowledgeable guide. Then, you'll travel down Esplanade Avenue, lined with Creole mansions, where you'll stop for a short cemetery tour at St. Louis #3, home to New Orleans' most elaborate tombs. From there, you'll follow the St. Charles Streetcar line and explore the Garden District, home to such celebrities as Nicolas Cage and Sandra Bullock! Afterwards, you'll venture into the Barataria Swamps and Wetlands to explore the Cajuns of the Bayou in the comfort of your covered Swamp Tour Boat. You'll see a 2,000 year old Indian Burial Mound, wildlife of the swamps including gators, and so much more!
    City & Bayou Barataria Swamp Tour

    2014 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans

    • Explore the streets of the French Quarter, the historic Esplanade Avenue, the Garden District, the Barataria Swamps, and more!
    • Enjoy a quick stop in City Park where you can purchase refreshments
    • Witness the rich ecology of the Bayou swampland, home to snakes, fur animals, gators, and more
    • Cover nearly 300 years of New Orleans history, culture, architecture, and culinary habits on this must-do tour
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Oak Alley Plantation Tour

    Feel the gentle breeze of southern hospitality on a tour that takes you back to a time of mint juleps, gracious living and the glory of the Old South. Oak Alley is your destination on this 4.5 hour tour, that takes you into the stunning plantation home, built over 165 years ago. Listen to fascinating and amusing stories of the home and its history, presented by your professional guide. Experience a bygone era in one of the South's most beautiful settings - Oak Alley Plantation, built in 1839. Marvel at the unbelievable quarter-mile long alley of 28 magnificent Oak trees, each over 250 years old. Perhaps the most photographed plantation ever, Oak Alley has been the setting for such motion pictures as "Interview with a Vampire", "Primary Colors" and the wedding of Bo and Hope from the daytime soap opera, "Days of our Lives". Your guided Oak Valley Plantation tour will reveal the fascinating stories of the home and its history. View the Majestic Cypress Trees in Louisiana's swamps bordering the Mississippi River. You can purchase a snack, salad or sandwich in the Cafe and Ice Cream Parlor to enjoy at the picnic tables or aboard the coach (not included in price). Feel the gentle breeze of Southern hospitality on a tour that takes you back to the glory of the Old South!
    Oak Alley Plantation Tour

    French Quarter, New Orleans

    • Feel the gentle breeze of southern hospitality on a tour that takes you back to the Old South
    • Enter Oak Alley, a stunning plantation home built over 165 years ago
    • Listen to fascinating and amusing stories of the home and its history from your professional guide.
    • Experience a bygone era in one of the South's most beautiful settings
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Paddleboard Rental

    Grab some friends and take off along Bayou St. John, a unique and well known bayou that runs right through mid-city in New Orleans. Locals and tourists alike love the scenic and peaceful surroundings, mixing city with nature for a perfect blend of relaxation and true Louisiana culture. You'll have 2 full hours to paddle your way along the bayou, working your core and strengthening your balance as you glide along the water's surface. Make it a serious workout or enjoy a leisurely pace as you take charge of your own adventure. Whether this is your first time on a paddleboard or you're indulging a lifelong love affair with the sport, everyone can take part in this amazing experience.
    Paddleboard Rental

    1101 Florida Ave, New Orleans

    • Enjoy a two hour stand up paddleboard ride along Bayou St. John
    • View the surrounding New Orleans cityscape as you paddle
    • Strengthen your work and improve your balance
    • Get an incredible workout while exploring the bayou
    BOOK NOW ← Back
  • Book Now

    Flyboard Lesson (30 min)

    Imagine having a jet pack mounted to your feet as you soar into the air like a superhero and then dive through the water like a dolphin. Sounds more like a dream than a sport, right? Welcome to the sport of flyboarding, where this insane and incredible concept becomes a reality! In this lesson, you'll learn the basics of flyboarding from an experienced instructor whose sole mission is to get you to stay safe and have fun. Start off with a brief ground explanation and then get fitted with all the necessary safety gear as you strap into your jetpack and get ready for the experience of a lifetime. Running off the water pressure from a personal watercraft, your feet will soon be powered with enough pressure to lift you into the sky. You'll also practice proper techniques to keep you airbound as well as maneuvers that will have you diving in and out of the water. With all the necessary equipment and instruction provided to keep you safe, you'll be free to let loose and enjoy this amazing 40-minute experience.
    Flyboard Lesson (30 min)

    7400 Lakeshore Dr , New Orleans

    • Learn how to flyboard from experienced instructors
    • Experience the rush of flying high above the water
    • Enjoy a fun new sport in a safe and positive environment
    • Stop making excuses and get yourself off the ground
    BOOK NOW ← Back

Page 5 of 23

Kind words from our customers