New Orleans, Louisiana Cruise Port

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Best Caribbean Departure Port

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VeronicaCollins says ...
Bring an umbrella or poncho. French quarter seemed dirty. Found some great food. humidity...
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About New Orleans, Louisiana

New Orleans is world famous for its crowd-pleasing parades and parties. Here, every day is an eating event featuring the best food in the world. From haute cuisine to hominy grits there are flavors of every taste. Witness living history in the fabulous French Quarter and shop in one-of-a-kind boutiques. Tour a world class zoo and aquarium, or just glide across the water on a paddlewheel boat.

What people said about this port:

"See the Garden Distric, Bourbon Street, Jackson Square and the French Market VERY GOOD city tour." in 16 reviews.

"fun for a day or two, the mardi gras museum was great, trolly is cheap and a great way to..." in 12 reviews.

"We found our daughter driving also looking for a parking lot and even the second one they were sent to was full, so..." in 3 reviews.


421 reviews and tips of New Orleans, Louisiana




PatMoore
Contributor Level: Third Mate

Traveled As:
Singles/Friends

Experience:
7+ cruises

I stayed at the LaQuinta in Gretna for one night and was able to leave my car at no charge for the cruise. A cab ride was $17 each way.

Visited: Jan 03, 2016

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astria1
Contributor Level: Cruise Director

Traveled As:
Singles/Friends

Experience:
2-3 cruises

Plan for delays and breakdowns. The gangway was broken on our way coming in and it also broke down on our way leaving out. So be prepared to wait, and to be inconvenienced. But make fun of it by dancing in the line and getting to know some of the people who will be on the ship with you.

Visited: Mar 05, 2017

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clairbigbee
Contributor Level: Purser

Traveled As:
Couple

Experience:
7+ cruises

spent two days there. it was our first time so we asked lots of people for hints. Ride the cable car, a $3.00 24 hour pass was perfect for us and we rode and got on and off a lot. breakfast at Ruby Slipper. on there site they suggest an app for reservations use it. Lunch at Antoines was fantastic. it was $20.16 for a three course meal very southern and $0.25 martinis. take a walking tour at free walking tours.com we did the ghost one. it was fun and informative.

Visited: Oct 23, 2016

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mrseifs
Contributor Level: Purser

Traveled As:
Couple

Experience:
2-3 cruises

Even if you have a late check in get to Ship Parking early and walk over to the mall next door if you need to waste time! Parking fills up fast!

Visited: Feb 23, 2017

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