Tours & activities by Globe Media Ltd from Viator

  • Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Duration: 2 hours (approx.)
From GBP 25.78

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Board the historic Steamboat Natchez to the delightful tunes of the Steam Calliope. Experience the sights and sounds of river life that enchanted characters of history and literature - like Mark Twain's Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer - and see the bustling activity of America's second largest port!

View the ever-changing skyline of 'The Crescent City' from the sunny decks or climate-controlled comfort of the majestic Steamer Natchez. Cruise past the Chalmette Battlefield, where the legendary Jean Lafitte and his buccaneers joined forces with Andrew Jackson to defend the city against the British in the Battle of New Orleans.

You also have the option to add on a delicious buffet lunch.

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Departure Point:

Tour departs from Toulouse St, New Orleans near the French Quarter

Departure Time:
Vessel boarding begins 30 minutes hour prior to the above departure times
2 hours (approx.)
Return Details:
Returns to original departure point

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11:30am - No Lunch
Code: NL1130

11:30am - No Lunch

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11:30am - With Lunch
Code: WL1130

11:30am - With Lunch

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2:30pm - No Lunch
Code: NL1430

2:30pm - No Lunch

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2:30pm - With Lunch
Code: WL230

2:30pm - With Lunch

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Steamboat Natchez Harbor Cruise

Steamboat Natchez

  • 2 hour paddle wheeler boat cruise
  • Live commentary on board
  • Lunch ( if option selected)
  • Local taxes
  • Gratuities (optional)
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • In order to help preserve the French Quarter from vehicular traffic, it is requested that you please walk, if possible, to the convenient tour departure point - just a short stroll from most downtown hotels
  • The Steamboat NATCHEZ is handicap accessible. However, access to the top & bottom decks are by stairs only. Please call us with any questions before finalizing your plans if you have questions on access or personal equipment. 
  • Cruise is suitable for wheelchairs, but restrooms stalls are not wide enough to accommodate and there are no elevators on board
  • Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat
Sample Lunch Menu
Menu Subject to Change*

Southern Fried Fish*: Zesty cornmeal crusted and fried to a golden perfection
Red Beans and Rice: New Orleans classic red beans with andouille sausage and served over Jazzmen® rice
Roast Beef Debris and Gravy: Served over mashed potatoes
Vegetarian Pasta Salad
Chef’s Daily Selection
Vegetable du Jour
Cole Slaw: House prepared creamy cole slaw
Cornucopia of Fresh Fruit
NATCHEZ Bread Pudding : A New Orleans soufflé of La Louisiane French bread, eggs, cream, vanilla and cinnamon with a Callebaut® Belgian white chocolate sauce
La Louisiane Fresh Sliced French Bread
French Market Coffee and Iced Tea included

Menu items are subject to change by season and availability.
Featuring our proprietary spice blends from Andy Roos.
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Local Operator Information:
Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: Judith G, Australia, October 2016

A must see when in New Orleans. Great way to see the mighty Mississippi River.

Reviewed by: Helen J, United Kingdom, October 2016

what a lovely way to spend an afternoon, we opted for the lunch cruise which had a great selection and plentiful and then relaxed on the deck in the sunshine listening to a great tour guide and then fab music. great relaxing afternoon