The Top Three Areas to Enjoy Walking Tours in New Orleans

A white historic mansion surrounded by oak trees within New Orleans' Garden District neighborhood.

DISCOVER THE WONDER OF NEW ORLEANS WITH THE BEST AREAS TO EXPLORE IN THE CITY

Regarding historic culture and sights, New Orleans is second to no other city in the country and has a great selection of fantastic free tours.

Famous French Quarter Walking Tours

Various tour companies in the historic French Quarter offer free quality tours. The experienced guides of the tour companies will take people on strolls of the beautiful cobblestone streets and share their extensive knowledge of how the French Quarter came to be and its history.

The guides will bring tourgoers to beautiful courtyards and great local stores and explain how the area impacted the culture of New Orleans. Some highlights along these tours are Jackson Square, the vibrant Bourbon Street, and the fantastic St. Louis Cathedral. So put on those walking shoes and prepare to experience the beauty of the French Quarter.

Captivating Garden District Tours

If anyone is looking for a more lowkey stroll outside the city’s bustling streets, the Garden District of New Orleans has impressive free tours. During which, tourgoers will witness the beautiful lush gardens that are the district’s namesake, the fantastic architecture of the mansions, and the picturesque oak tree-lined streets.

Lafayette Cemetery No. 1 is another popular stop where people can visit the final resting place of some of the city’s most notable people. This is an enjoyable spot for tourgoers who enjoy history as the guides will delve into famous stories they know. Magazine Street is another highlight for many tourgoers, with its many popular boutiques, quaint cafes, and beautiful art galleries.

Crescent Park and Bywater Tour

For a nontraditional tour of New Orleans, consider taking time through Crescent Park and the Bywater District. Being located on the Mississippi River, there are many picturesque views along the way. It also offers many excellent views of the New Orleans skyline.

Many decommissioned railroad tracks also are along the way, which are great places to snap a perfect photo. There are also beautiful homes in the Bywater neighborhood, which is well known for its charming shops and excellent art offerings.

Uncover the Amazing City of New Orleans with a Free Tour

New Orleans is known for many things, but its free tours are one of its best-kept secrets. There are so many places to visit and several unique free tours within the city, many of which are incredibly informative and enjoyable.

Have a Staycation at the Jung Hotel & Residences

One of the best ways to experience New Orleans is by staying at a hotel in the middle of it all. The Jung Hotel & Residences is ideally situated near the Canal Streetcar line, allowing easy accessibility. Make a reservation at the Jung Hotel today and experience adventure, fun, and leisure.

VISIT US

ROOMS

The Jung Hotel & Residences’ rooms and suites offer contemporary and luxurious Downtown New Orleans accommodations on Canal Street near Caesars Superdome. All guest rooms include personal amenities like complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen televisions, a workstation, a laptop safe, and bottled water. Other features are deluxe pillow-top mattresses and Bluetooth alarm clocks with USB charging ports.

CORPORATE

The Jung Hotel & Residences has all the accommodations business travelers need or want during their Downtown New Orleans stay on Canal Street near Caesars Superdome. Situated in the heart of Downtown New Orleans, the Jung Hotel & Residences is a hub for business travelers on the Canal Street streetcar line. The hotel offers corporate guests peaceful stays while offering accessibility to the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, Caesars Superdome, and streetcar transportation.

WEDDING

The Jung Hotel & Residences is a much sought-after location for modern New Orleans weddings on the iconic palm tree-lined Canal Street near Caesars Superdome. Our elegant Grand Hall and rooftop accommodate wedding ceremonies and receptions with up to 200 guests. Whether a bride wishes for a grand ballroom reception or an intimate poolside ceremony on the roof, the Jung Hotel & Residences has it all.

EXPLORE

Downtown New Orleans is a haven for live music, eccentric nightlife, and bold cuisine. The Jung Hotel & Residences, a Canal Street hotel near Caesars Superdome, puts hotel guests in a premier location. From Downtown New Orleans’ Caesars Superdome to Canal Street’s historic streetcars, there is much to explore within a streetcar ride from the Jung Hotel & Residences.

LIFE AROUND THE HOTEL

  • WILLA JEAN
  • CANAL STREETCAR
  • THE SAZERAC BAR
  • THE RUSTY NAIL
  • CAESARS SUPERDOME
  • SAENGER THATRE
  • THE NATIONAL WWII MUSEUM
  • SMOOTHIE KING CENTER
  • COCHON RESTAURANT