The Novel Cocktails Tour

Description

Our Novel Cocktails Tour explores the literary legends that once called New Orleans home. You’ll learn all about what made New Orleans so appealing for authors and how their experiences in New Orleans shaped their writing.

Revelry in New Orleans is designed to indulge your mind as well as your taste buds. Join us with an open mind and a curious palate, and we’ll give you an experience you’ll never forget.

Our current cocktail tour in New Orleans dives deep into the history of Crescent City, its peculiar authors and the wild times they had in the south. New Orleans has been a party town for a long time!

You’ll get to sample some of the best cocktails the Big Easy has to offer while learning the fascinating stories of William Faulkner, Tennessee Williams, Truman Capote, and many more! Your drinks are included in the ticket price!

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Who is this Cocktail Tour for?

If you're a fan of weird history, cocktails, or just want to learn more about New Orleans with a Cocktail in hand, this tour is the perfect experience for you and your friends.

Bring your ID

Bartenders will be checking IDs so bring yours to be able to enjoy our refreshing libations.

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Where does this Cocktail Tour visit?

Our tour begins at the Napoleon House. This circa-1914 former residence serves up New Orleans classics and cocktails.

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    Stop One

    Our tour begins at the Napoleon House. This circa-1914 former residence serves up New Orleans classics and cocktails.

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    Stop Two

    Faulkner House Books was once the home of William Faulkner. It now operates as a book store with a wide selection of classic and local literature.

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    Stop Three

    This tour takes you inside the world-famous Court of Two Sisters. This restaurant boasts a stunning courtyard and specializes in Creole cuisine.

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    Stop Four

    The Pontalba Buildings frame two sides of Jackson Square. The buildings date back to the late-1840s.

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    Stop Five

    Evangeline is a local institution serving up delicious Cajun and Creole dishes, as well as expertly-crafted cocktails.

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    Stop Six

    The Hotel Monteleone was established in 1886 by Italian entrepreneur Antonio Monteleone. This world-class hotel continues to dazzle even today.


What's Included

Worry about having the time of your life. We'll handle the rest! Here's what you get:

  • 3 Hand-Crafted Cocktails (included in the ticket price)
  • No need to tip at the bars! We got you covered.
  • Walk the city like a local, with a local.
  • One of New Orleans's BEST Tour Guides

Starting Location

The Novel Cocktails Tour begins at Napoleon House, located at 500 Chartres Street. Your tour guide will be outside waiting for all guests to arrive.

If you need directions, or get lost, you have a map in your Ticket Confirmation email. You can also call our office at 855-938-2211 and we'll get you to the right place!

Parking

Parking in New Orleans can be very hard to find. We recommend that you take an Uber, Lyft, or pedicab to meet us.

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Is this tour not for you? Check out our Historical Pub Crawl in New Orleans

Crescent City Chronicles is a Historical Pub Crawl in New Orleans, Louisiana. Revelry Tours offers this tour daily.

The Crescent City Chronicles Pub Crawl

  • Crescent City Chronicles brings you deep into New Orleans to tell you all about the lesser-known stories of this magical city
  • If you're a fan of interesting history, cocktails, or just want to learn more about New Orleans with a drink in hand, this tour is for you!
  • Reschedule your tour for free if your plans change.
  • All of our tours are walking tours.

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