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Royal Carriages Mule-Drawn History Tours are the best way to see the sights while discovering the rich history, culture and architecture that New Orleans' famous French Quarter is known for.

For decades, the team at Royal Carriages has made it their life’s work to provide the best tours of New Orleans. It’s what we’ve done for three generations, and it’s what has made us the oldest carriage tour provider in the nation. It’s a joy and an honor to share our culture with guests visiting the city, and we’re proud of the feedback we get each and every day.

As a top recommendation on TripAdvisor, a fan favorite on Facebook, and a dedicated member of the French Quarter community, we look forward to welcoming you to town. As guests have been introduced to the city by way of carriage for centuries, it’s the most authentic, age old vantage point of the “Big Easy” that exists. When you go back home and tell friends about your trip to NOLA, make sure that story includes a little time with Royal Carriages.

French Quarter

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Carriage Rides in the Oaks

Enjoy the festive lights in a new old-fashioned way!

Each night, Celebration in the Oaks Carriage Rides circle New Orleans City Park, providing you the opportunity to see the season’s most anticipated holiday decorations.

$20

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St. Louis No.1 Cemetery & French Quarter

Carriage Tours of New Orleans

Our expert guides will fill you in with the knowledge of the French Quarter so that you can make the most out of your trip to New Orleans!

$40 per person

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New Orleans History & Haunts Tour

Best Tour in New Orleans

A carriage ride at night visits famous haunted locations and introduces participants to the lore that New Orleans' French Quarter is known for.

$40 per person

Private Tour

Private Tour of New Orleans

Spend a little more and purchase a private carriage rental that can seat up to 4 passengers comfortable.

$115 - $230 Private Carriage Rental (Seats 4 passengers)

French Quarter & Marigny Tour

Explore the Historic Neighborhoods Up Close

This fully narrated tour explores the historic French Quarter and Marigny neighborhoods. See architecture up close and history come alive!

$40 per person

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Gift Certificates

Perfect for birthdays, anniversarys, and other special occassions.

E-mail the gift certificate to the person to whom you wish to send it, or you may print the gift certificate at your computer!

Starting at $40

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A Tour Of The Town With Irma Thomas

October 16, 2019 - This week, Royal Carriages was featured on "Another Vieux: Singing In the French Quarter With Irma Thomas" featuring Sheba Turk on WWL TV.  read more

You can learn so much more and enhance your experience so much by spending an hour or so with one of the local carriage drivers! The personality of our driver was great! He was able to share insight to the background of various New Orleans historical sights and events beyond what we would have expected. Overall, a great experience and HIGHLY recommended!

TripAdvisor Member: Robb B

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