Best Things to Do In New Orleans

If you're headed to the Big Easy, make sure to do these things!

The Top Ten

1 Cajun Encounters Tour Co. Swamp Tour

Honey Island swamp tour is an absolutely a do-not-miss! You get to see the best and most beautiful of the bayou on small tours, which are more personal than the big boats that lumber around and scare the gators. Lots of gators, and beautiful scenery.

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2 Walk the French Quarter

There is so much to do, and so much to see! It's such a unique, beautiful city, so well recovered from Katrina. It's a photographers dream.

3 Take a Horse Drawn Carriage Ride

Complete with a knowledgeable guide to point out bits of history, and points of interest.

4 Cemetery Tour

Lafayette, and St. Louis, there are amazing tours for both, or you can just walk through on your own.

5 Voodoo Tour

Walk the city for the voodoo hot spots, and historical points, and various points of voodoo interest.

6 Haunted New Orleans Tour

A great night tour, spooky in a city that has so much history.

7 Bar Hop On Bourbon Street
8 Go to a Festival

There's always something going on in New Orleans

9 Stop and Listen to Some Jazz

There's always great music in New Orleans, especially in the French Quarter

10 Plantation Tour

See historical plantations, still in their original glory.

The Contenders

11 Ride The Historic Trolley Cars
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