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Tour at Your Own Pace

Unlimited Rides – Hop ON & OFF as many times as desired! Valid period starts at the time tickets are printed…Expires 1 or 2 or 3 consecutive days later.

Live Guided City Tour

Experienced tour guides offer historic and interesting commentary and answer questions. One on every bus and for every walking tour!

Tours Daily

Continuous Loop Tour so YOU can decide what time your tour begins and ends. Tour loop is 1 hour 30 minutes.


Best Value

Tourists Enjoying Their Time Onboard
City Sightseeing New Orleans Bus Rolling In
Engaging Guide Sharing The City'S Secrets


Red City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Parked By The Side.
Four People Boarding The City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Bus On A City Street.
City Sightseeing Red Bus In Front Of The Casino Attraction.


Red City Sightseeing Hop-On Hop-Off Bus.
City Sightseeing New Orleans Bus Traveling Through Iconic City Landmarks, Offering A 1-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Experience.
Group Of Tourists Boarding And Exploring The City Using The 1-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Service Provided By City Sightseeing New Orleans.


Close-Up Of An Aged Tombstone At St. Louis No. 1 Cemetery, Featured In City Sightseeing New Orleans Tours
Visitors Walking Among The Old Tombstones At St. Louis Cemetery - City Sightseeing New Orleans
A Meandering Path Amidst The Historic Gravesites Of St. Louis Cemetery Highlighted By City Sightseeing New Orleans.

hop On Hop Off Cemetery Combo



Welcome to City Sightseeing New Orleans – your gateway to the vibrant heart of this historic city! We pride ourselves on offering the most captivating and immersive city tour experience available. With our iconic Open-Top, Double-Decker buses, we invite you to embark on an unforgettable journey through the rich tapestry of New Orleans.

A Visual Montage Of Famous New Orleans Landmarks, Highlighting The Scenic Spots Covered In The City Sightseeing


At City Sightseeing New Orleans, we stand out as your premier choice for exploring the captivating cityscapes and rich history of New Orleans. Here’s why choosing us guarantees an unparalleled experience:
Entertaining Education

Join expert Hosts on tours that blend entertainment with education. Dive into 300 years of captivating history, architecture, and culture.

Your Adventure, Your Way

HOP-ON, HOP-OFF for personalized exploration. From leisurely jaunts to in-depth neighborhood dives, our frequent buses keep you in control.

Intimate Guided Tours

Enhance your experience with guided Garden District and French Quarter walks. Included in select packages, these tours reveal hidden gems of iconic areas.

Effortless Travel

Buses depart every 30 minutes for your convenience. No waiting long – a seamless experience wherever you explore.


Read our answers to our customers’ common questions. Read more FAQs by clicking the button below.

The Narrated City Tour is 1-hour 30-minutes IF you do not Hop-Off at any of the stops. The Tour makes multiple stops, so patrons can Hop-Off to explore and spend as long as desired visiting New Orleans fine attractions. Check out Basin St. Station Visitor Center (Stop 5) for pristine visitor restrooms, coffee bar & refreshments, or additional hotel, restaurant, or attraction information.

New Orleans Hop-On Hop-Off tour is designed for Fun, Convenience, and Value. Enjoy maximum flexibility with the Hop-On Hop-Off Service – Tour at your own pace – Many Stops on the route to discover!

HOP-ON to tour and experience New Orleans from new heights! The views from the Top-Deck are unbeatable, and while aboard, learn about 300 years of New Orleans History, Architecture, and Culture. HOP-OFF to Explore in the city’s most famous neighborhoods – the French Quarter, Arts District, Garden District, Treme, Marigny, and more! After seeing the sights, Hop-Off to visit any of New Orleans most popular attractions.

No scheduling required. Many Double-Decker vehicles follow the same City Tour route and service all stops throughout the day. Hop-On to Join the tour at any time.

Hop-On Hop-Off tour buses operate from 9:30am to 5:30pm, 7-Days a week. First Service at each stop will be between 9:30am and 10:00am. Board by 4:00pm from Any Stop for Full Loop tour.

Tour service closes at 5:30pm – You should board around 4:00pm if wanting to return to a particular stop.

Yes, on a few days each year, city-wide street closures impact our route and we are unable to operate. Here are the upcoming 2022 and 2023 Black Out Dates:

  • Sunday Dec 25, 2022 – Christmas Day – No Tours
  • Saturday Feb 11, 2023 – Mardi Gras Parades – No Tours
  • Sunday Feb 12, 2023 – Mardi Gras Parades – No Tours
  • Saturday Feb 18, 2023 – Mardi Gras Parades – No Tours
  • Sunday Feb 19, 2023 – Mardi Gras Parades – No Tours
  • Tuesday Feb 21, 2023 – Mardi Gras Day – No Tours
  • Thursday Nov 24, 2023 – Thanksgiving Day – No Tours
  • Saturday Dec 3, 2023 – DDD’s Christmas Parade – No Tours
  • Monday Dec 25, 2023 – Christmas Day – No Tours

Attractions admissions along the route are not included in the price of the CSS tickets, unless specified. Various attractions packages are available separately.