Tours

New Orleans Cooking Experience
1.5-hour tour. Beignets and beverages at Cafe du Monde. 1.5-hour swamp boat marsh tour. Tour of Oak Alley Plantation. Buffet lunch at Oak Alley.

Bonjour from Louisiana – A Deep South Experience!
International speakers will cover how healthcare is structured and financed, how anesthesia is reimbursed, and experience over the past decade in dealing with government.

Crescent City Cocktails – Walking Tour
Sip stops with one complementary cocktail at each. Lunch at Napolean House.

Evening Option: Jazz Tour with Dinner at the Palm Court Jazz Cafe
Reserved table at the Palm Court Café with dinner and live traditional jazz entertainment. Includes one-half bottle of wine per person.

Creole Promenade – Walking Tour
Tour of French Quarter. One-half hour tour of French Quarter Home (not ADA accesible).

Steamboat Natchez
Walk from Convention Center to Toulouse Street Wharf. Cruise on Steamboat Natchez. Buffet lunch.

Airboat Adventures and Restaurant des Familles
Guided swampboat tour through the marsh. Seated served lunch at Restaurant Des Familles.

Sunset in the Swamplands
Sunset swampboat cruise. Cajun style dinner at Bayou Barn. Alligator handling demonstration. Cajun Zydeco band.

Cajun and Creole Cuisine Demo
Escorted walk to and from cooking school. Part of three-hour hands-on cooking team led by local chef. Includes lunch, beverage, recipes, and apron.

Broadway in the Big Easy
Dinner at Tableau. Premium tickets to the musical Chicago at the Saenger Theatre. Includes transportation to and from theatre.

Audubon Zoo
Transportation and admission to the zoo.

Cemetery Tour
Guided tour through two New Orleans cemeteries. Presentation by Voodoo priestess. Gris gris bag. Lunch at Muriel's in Jackson Square.

Cajun and Creole Cuisine Demo
Escorted walk to and from cooking school. 2.5-hour private cooking demonstration by a local chef. Lunch. Recipes to take home.

Shopping on Magazine Street
Magazine Street shopping guide. Visits to antique stores, galleries, and specialty shops. Lunch at Peche. Dessert at Sucre. Expect plenty of walking once you arrive on Magazine Street.

Mardi Gras Behind the Mask
Tour of St. Charles Avenue. Admission and 1.5-hour tour of Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras Den. King cake and beverage. Deluxe Mardi Gras beads. Mask Making Activity. Video presentation on Mardi Gras.

Mysteries of Louisiana Swamplands
Guided tour to and from the southern Louisiana bayou region. 1.5-hour guided swamp boat tour.

Forever New Orleans
City tour of French Quarter, Lakeview, and Uptown neighborhoods. Quick pause at an above-ground cemetary. Rest stop at City Park.

The Greatest Generation: A Visit to the National World War II Museum
Admission and 2.5-hour tour of World War II Museum. Admission to Beyond All Boundaries Experince in 4D and produced by Tom Hanks. Lunch at American Sector restaurant. Special performance by the Victory Belles.

Grand Dames of the Garden District – Partial Walking Tour
St. Charles streetcar from downtown to Garden District. Walking tour of Garden District. Tour of Lafayette Cemetary, Admission and tour of home in Upper Garden District. Lunch at Commander's Palace (appropriate dress attire required at Commander's Palace - no jeans, shorts or t-shirts allowed).

Steamboat Natchez
Walk from Convention Center to Toulouse Street Wharf. Cruise on Steamboat Natchez. Buffet lunch.

Cajun and Creole Cuisine Demo
Escorted walk to and from cooking school. Part of three-hour hands-on cooking team led by local chef. Includes lunch, beverage, recipes, and apron.

Shopping on Magazine Street
Magazine Street shopping guide. Visits to antique stores, galleries, and specialty shops. Lunch at Peche. Dessert at Sucre. Expect plenty of walking once you arrive on Magazine Street.

Au Revoir from Louisiana – A Deep South Experience!
1.5-hour tour. Beignets and beverages at Café du Monde. 1.5-hour swamp boat marsh tour. Tour of Oak Alley Plantation. Buffet lunch at Oak Alley.