Daring to take a ghost or voodoo tour in America’s most haunted city? Hoping to be scared senseless? Well we here at TravelMag.com are happy to oblige.
Here is our list of five of the best haunted tours in New Orleans based on scares, value for money, customer reviews, and of course, chances of survival.
FROM: $19,83/per person
This fully narrated two hour tour takes you through the St. Louis No. 1 cemetery, the oldest still-active cemetery in New Orleans and the burial place of the notorious Voodoo Priestess Marie Laveau. As part of a small group, you’ll get to wander around the cemetery while being regaled with intriguing stories and facts about voodoo history, burial customs, and more.
From $25/ per person
This 2 hour walking tour leads you through the old French Quarter of New Orleans. The guided tour takes place in the alleys and streets of the most haunted part of the city, stopping at various locations where the guide recounts some of the grizzliest events of yore, and how they ultimately led to the area becoming haunted.
From $24.81/ per person
Haunted by phantoms and the hovering mysteries of past tragedies, the French Quarter is a place where the spirits often find the coffin too confining. French Quarter Phantoms Master Storytellers guide groups through darkened streets for a historically accurate fun-filled tour. They thrill guests with good laughs and a chill up their spine, BUT nobody jumps out to pinch them! As a bonus, adult participants are treated to BOGO Hurricane drinks in a Free souvenir cup.
From $50/ per person
Billed as the only New Orleans ghost tour to visit real haunted locations as seen on many popular TV shows, this tour navigates guests through the city’s French Quarter at night, stopping off at notable spooky landmarks including Lalaurie Mansion. Along the way, your expert guide will regale you with stories of New Orleans’ rich haunted history, including the ghosts, vampires, witches, and Voodoo Priestess who have walked its streets down the years. Children are welcome on the tour and are always paired with their parents or guardians.
From $23/ per person
Encompassing all things paranormal, this tour really does offer something for lovers of all weird and spooky creatures of the dark side. This 90 minute walking tour takes place at night through the French Quarter and includes a stop at a bar at the end. Stories on this tour engage more in the unexplained legends and phenomena of New Orleans.