Frequently Asked Questions

Got questions? check out our helpful F.A.Q.

Where does the tour meet?

The French Quarter Tour meets at 768 Dectuar walk up stairs your guide will be by cannon. The Garden District Tour meets at 1500 Washington Street at Washington and Prytania, The Cemetery Tour meets in front St Louis #3 Cemetery 3421 Esplanade Avenue Find our more, including maps on our Book a Tour Page

Can I just show up?

Yes, but we recommend making reservations to confirm the tour is happening. Book online or text 504-300-9489 or Whats App

How long is the tour?

The French Quarter and Garden District Tour are 2 hours, the Cemetery Tour is 1 hour.

Free tour? How does that work?

We are so sure you will love our tours you will gladly pay what you feel the tour is worth ($15-25 per person is suggested)

What’s a good gratuity for the tour?

$20 per person is a good tip, more is a great tip.

How long have ya’ll been doing this?

Nola Tour Guy was established in 2012 by David Hedges. Find out more on our about us page

What cemeteries are open, I heard all of them are closed?

As of 2022 St Louis #1 cemetery is only opened with one tour company that is contracted through the Catholic Church. Lafayette cemetery #1 in the Garden District is closed for renovations. All other cemeteries are opened you can learn more about What Cemeteries Are Open and worth visiting here.

What happened to the French Quarter in Katrina?

The French Quarter was spared the worst effects of Katrina. Find our more about Katrina in the exhibit at the Presbyterian or at the Katrina museum in the lower 9th

How do I take the trolly?

First off, call it the street car unless you want everyone to know you are a tourist. The best way to find out more info on our streetcars is by checking out the RTAs website or using Google directions and clicking on the public transportation option.

Do you offer tours in Spanish? French? Etc?

Sadly we currently only offer tours in English.

Still got Questions?

Still got questions? Shoot us a text at 504-300-9489 or Email: or What’s App