Perhaps the best way to describe New Orleans is with a palette of the most vibrant colors - from jazz music to riverboats, Creole cuisine to the French Quarter, the Big Easy has earned its flamboyant reputation, and this is the perfect opportunity for you to explore the rich heritage that continues today. Modern New Orleans cooking meets haute Creole in the kitchen of the Commander's Palace, or you can dine on fresh regional cuisine at the famous Mr. B's Bistro in the heart of the French Quarter - either way, you'll love the flavors of N'awlins! Then get into a "spirited" exploration of the city as you make your way to historic bars and sample classic concoctions on a walking tour.
For the epitome of personal luxury, the four-star and four-diamond Windsor Court Hotel invites you to relax in its classic elegance. A historic setting, modern amenities and excellent service beckon you to the Hyatt Centric French Quarter New Orleans, which sits adjacent to the famed Bourbon Street. And for a bit of New Orleans charm, the distinct Maison Dupuy Hotel gives you the perfect combination of luxurious relaxation and the hustle and bustle of Bourbon Street.
Since 1880, Commander's Palace has been a New Orleans landmark known for the award winning quality of its food. From your first sip of a Sazerac to your last crumb of bread pudding soufflé, you'll be pampered and delighted —!
Mr. B's Bistro, a New Orleans institution renowned for its fresh Creole cuisine, is right in the heart of the French Quarter. Considered the original New Orleans gourmet bistro, Mr. B's Bistro uses only the freshest, local ingredients in its dishes, creating culinary masterpieces from fried oysters on the half shell, to rich country-style gumbo, scrumptious crab cakes to the classic shrimp and grits!
Discover New Orleans 'spirited' side on a fun and informative cocktail tour! At each legendary venue, admire the mixology of notable bartenders and learn the origins and truths of centuries_old cocktails from your guide. Immerse yourself in two hours of sampling and storytelling from your guide and savvy mixologists, and learn the famous — and sometimes scandalous — histories of drinking culture in New Orleans.
Your trip for two includes:
• Round trip Economy Class air
• 4 days/3 nights accommodations at Either the Windsor Court Hotel, the Hyatt Centric French Quarter New Orleans, or the Maison Dupuy Hotel
• All room-related taxes
• (1) $200 Gift Card to your choice of Commander's Palace or Mr. B's Bistro
• Original Cocktail walking tour
• Free concierge reservation service
Terms and Conditions
Travel package is non-refundable and subject to availability. Certificates/gift cards cannot be replaced. Airport taxes and carrier imposed fees are the responsibility of the passenger. Flights may not be upgraded with miles. Hotel may be substituted with equal or similar accommodations. Blackout dates: Mardi Gras, Jazz Festival, President's Weekend, Mar 15-17, Apr 12-14 July 4-8, Halloween week, Dec 30-Jan 3. Tour runs on specific days of the week and at specific times. If tour is not available, it may be substituted with equal or similar experience. Tour participants must be 21 years or older with valid photo I.D. Tour does not include alcoholic beverages. A minimum 30 day advance reservation is required. Package originates from the Contiguous U.S. Travel is valid for 12 months from the date of issue.