New Orleans: A Self-Guided Audio Tour Beyond the French Quarter

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Location: New Orleans
Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 15.0 - 30.0 minutes
Trip difficulty: Easy
Max Group Size:
Currency: USD
Language: English
TimeZone: America/Chicago
Highlights National WWII Museum
Commander's Palace
Ogden Museum of Southern Art
Lafayette Cemetery no 1
Audubon Park
Hop on and off the famous streetcar, and explore the city off the beaten path
Take the historic hop on hop off streetcar - at your own additional cost - into the neighbourhoods of New Orleans and beyond the French Quarter. Come along to discover the flavor of the Warehouse District, the Irish Channel, the Lower Garden District, and Uptown. Check out national museums, historic graveyards, southern Gothic mansions and fabulous local haunts. Most of all check out the local, off the beaten path New Orleans.

Places to stop along the way include The World War II Museum, Ogden Museum, Commander's Palace, Lafayette Cemetery No 1, Coquette, Basin, The Bulldog, The Balcony, Fleurty Girl, Magazine Street Antique Mall, Blue Cypress Books, Live Oak Cafe, Oak, The Magnolia Grill and Rum House.

The tour is ready whenever you are and the audio plays automatically at exactly the right time and place using your smartphone's GPS and the VoiceMap mobile app, which also works offline. Simply buy a ticket for the streetcar and hit play to enjoy the tour.

Commentary English: Audio
Included Lifetime access to this self-guided tour in English
VoiceMap App for Android and iOS
Offline access to audio, maps, and geodata
Excluded Smartphone and headphones
Tickets or entrance fees to any museums or other attractions en route
Know before you book This is a self-guided audio tour.
Entrance fees to all attractions mentioned on the tour are excluded from the price.
The cost of the streetcar is not included in this tour.
Know before you go Install the VoiceMap app beforehand and use the code included with your ticket to download the tour.
Remember your headphones, unless you've booked a driving tour.
Charge your phone's battery. The way VoiceMap uses GPS to play audio automatically can be battery intensive.
Check the streetcar operating times
Additional Information
Not wheelchair accessible
  1. All of VoiceMap's audio tours are self-guided and users must bring their own smartphone and headphones to take the tour. We urge all our users to wear facemasks and carry hand sanitizer with them to ensure they're own protection and the protection of others.

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Operating Info

Booking Cut-off No booking cut-off applies
Valid From date booked


Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 29.9537095, -90.0693743
Address: 7 Royal St, Royal St, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70130
Directions: Canal Street in front of the tourist office at the intersection of St. Charles Avenue. Stand in the middle of the neutral ground. There are several streetcar tracks running in various directions. If you are staying in the French Quarter, it is no more than a ten minute walk from wherever you are. If you are not, take a cab or Uber to this location.
End Location Address Oak St, Oak St, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70118
Start Location Notes 7 Royal St, Royal St, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70130
Type: Ends location
Lat & Long: 29.947357, -90.129788
Address: Oak St, Oak St, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70118
End Location Address Oak St, Oak St, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70118
Start Location Notes 7 Royal St, Royal St, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70130


Cancellation Policy: none
Cancellation Cut-off: 24 hours
Cancellation Notes: Up to 24 hours before the beginning of the activity: full refund Less than 24 hours before the beginning of the activity or no-show: no refund


Voucher Access Code 6-99 years $4.99 Available on request


Option Name Tour Download Voucher
Option Description

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1. Install VoiceMap from the Apple App Store or Google Play
2. Create an account
3. Select Tour Codes from the menu, then select Enter Codes
4. Enter the code BTFQ8378 then select Download Now

Please download the tour onto the VoiceMap app and charge your phone before you go. Remember to bring your own headphones. If the tour takes more than a few minutes to download, please stop the download, go to Account, select Purchased and try to download the tour from there. If you still experience issues, please contact us on [email protected]

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