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New Orleans Holiday

November 30 to December 4, 2021

  • Starting Price: $2,550 per person, double occupancy, airfare included from Raleigh-Durham. Call for pricing from your hometown.
  • Special Note: Make your final payment by check prior to the final payment due date to receive $200 per couple/$100 per person booking discount. The discount is already included above.
  • Activity Level: Moderate
  • Travel type: Land
  • Tour Partner: Premier World Discovery
  • Brochure: Download PDF
  • Reservations: To ask questions or make a reservation with a credit card, call WolfTreks Travel Manager Kathy Hart at 919-515-0508.

Experience the festive holiday atmosphere in New Orleans on this five-day getaway. Unpack once and enjoy four nights at one hotel in the city’s legendary French Quarter filled with historic restaurants, jazz clubs and shops. Enjoy a French Quarter Walking Tour featuring the St. Louis Cathedral, Bourbon Street, Pirates Alley and the French Marketplace. Board the Steamboat Natchez for a relaxing and informative cruise on the Mississippi River.

On another day, a New Orleans City Tour will provide visits to the Garden District, Longue Vue Gardens and House, and an above-ground cemetery. While traveling outside of NewOrleans, visit Oak Alley Plantation, one of the state’s most visited antebellum homes, featuring a quarter-mile long canopy of giant live oak trees, believed to be 300-years old. Time at leisure during this program will allow you to experience New Orleans and the French Quarter at your own pace. Cafes, art galleries and shopping are steps away from your hotel. Maybe visit the Mardi Gras Museum, World War II Museum or take a peek at Santa’s Quarter, a popular holiday store.

Of course, no trip to Nawlins would be complete without the famous tastes of local cuisine. Experience a local holiday tradition with a Reveilion dinner, stop for beignets and café au lait at Café du Monde, take home recipes after your entertaining dinner at the New Orleans School of Cooking, and enjoy dinner at the historic Court of Two Sisters. On your last evening, enjoy a visit to the Celebration in the Oaks, located at New Orleans City Park. With over a million lights, this is one of the most spectacular holiday lights festivals in the country. For over 30 years, City Park has transformed into a magical winter spectacle with famous oaks swathed in twinkling lights scattered throughout its 25 acres.

New Orleans is one of the most photogenic and unique cities in the world. Its wrought iron balconies and lush tropical courtyards, the liveliness of Bourbon and Frenchmen streets, the historic riverboats on the Mississippi River – all become more vivid during the
holiday season.

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