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Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise

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New Orleans, United States
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icon2 hours 30 minutes  (Approx.)
iconOffered in: English

Overview

Sail down this Mississippi River on a classic Paddlewheeler boat on this New Orleans river cruise. Enjoy illuminating narration from a licensed historian and stop part-way through the trip to learn about the Battle of New Orleans. Then, get back aboard the vessel and enjoy a cash bar while admiring the views.
  • New Orleans riverboat cruise on the Mississippi
  • Learn about the Battle of New Orleans during an educational stop
  • Multiple departure times throughout the day to fit your schedule
  • Food and drinks available for purchase onboard the steam boat
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Taxes
Local guide
1 Hour at Battlefield
Gratuities
Food and drinks (Available for Purchase)

Departure Point

1 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • No outside food or beverages are allowed on board.
  • Bags are checked before boarding the vessel to ensure safety during the cruise.
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If altered or canceled due to poor weather, cruise may remain dockside in the event of unfavorable sailing conditions.
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 150 travelers
  • OPERATED BY New Orleans Paddlewheels Inc.

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

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The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise?
A:
The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
See all safety measures taken by Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise.
Q:
What is the policy on sanitization during Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise?
A:
The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
See all safety measures taken by Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise.
Q:
What is the social distancing policy during Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise?
A:
The policy on social distancing is:

  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
See all safety measures taken by Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise.
Q:
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise?
A:
The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
See all safety measures taken by Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise.
Q:
What is the maximum group size during Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise?
A:
This activity will have a maximum of 150 travelers.

See all safety measures taken by Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise.

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Traveler Tips


  • "Definitely a do not miss if you are in New Orleans!" See review
  • "There a 2 companies offering Mississippi Tours , one with an Original Boot and Steam Engine, and the Counter Part which some Kind of Not so historic ship." See review

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Learn the story!
Jennifer_M
, Jun 2021
Charles was our tour guide and a true history buff!! He made the trip. His recount of hurricane Katina gave me chills. I would definitely recommend this on your to do list.
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We are making plans to come back with the rest of the family!
Cecilia_C
, Jun 2021
It was our first cruse on the Mississippi, and we are glad we took your tour. It was relaxing, fun and informative. The captain is very knowledgeable and knows how to present the history of this area.
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A wonderful experience!
Cheryl_B
, Jun 2021
My family and I enjoyed ourselves! The food was great, and the staff was very friendly and helpful! We will come back again! Thanks, God Bless!
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Rolling on the River
Robert_Judy_St_Louis
, Jun 2021
I really enjoyed the narration of Charles!! And the cruise ship was very smooth and relaxing. Interesting sights along the river
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Informative and Entertaining
R0botsndonuts
, Jun 2021
Charles was a fantastic tour narrator. He must perform on stage elsewhere. The bathrooms on this boat are some of the cleanest in New Orleans.
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Amazing Paddle Boat Experience
Tracy_S
, Jun 2021
The narrative, history and the paddle boat experience were amazing. It was cool to be in the Missippi!
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Good experience overall
Deborah_L
, Jun 2021
We had low expectations for the food and were pleasantly surprised. The menu was great! The commentary by Charles was informative and fun. There just wasn’t much to see.
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History can be fun
Kelley_K
, Jun 2021
The narrator Charles! Very knowledgeable and exceptional orator. Food was great and they know how to make a drink!
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Great tour, great guide!
Lorraine_F
, Jun 2021
Good information about interesting facts and history of New Orleans! Enjoyed the tour and the clever guide.
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Family fun
Kim_J
, May 2021
Good food, excellent tour guide and overall family fun. We took our 3 kids ages 17, 13 and 11 and they all found it interesting and had a good time.
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