Discover Esplanade Ridge: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 3.5km
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Duration 1h 30m
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Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
All audio tours and tickets can be downloaded to your device anytime

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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Discover charming Esplanade Ridge with an In-App Audio Tour
  • Uncover the beauty of neoclassical mansions
  • Walk in the steps of Voodoo Queen Marie Laveau
  • Relish the rich past at the Old Spanish Custom House
  • Admire timeless tombs at St. Louis Cemetery #3
Embark on an audio journey through Esplanade Ridge, the Creole heart of New Orleans. This self-guided tour is a treasure trove for lovers of architecture, history, and cultural narratives. With the convenience of an in-app experience, users can immerse themselves in the stories and landmarks at their own pace, making it ideal for curious travelers seeking a deep dive into the essence of this storied neighborhood. The route begins at the historic Ashton's Bed and Breakfast and weaves through the picturesque streets, ending at the lush tranquility of Fortier Park. Along the way, explore stately creole cottages, marvel at neoclassical mansions, and discover the rich tapestry of New Orleans' past with stops at key landmarks, including the Widow Casteneda's House, the Spanish Custom House, and the hauntingly beautiful St. Louis Cemetery #3. The path traces the evolution of the city's social and architectural narrative, from the banks of Bayou St. John to the bustling life along Esplanade Avenue. Expect to encounter the echoes of famous residents, the legacy of Spanish and French influences, and the hidden gems of Creole cuisine. The highlights include standing before the Degas House and reflecting at Chef's Corner - places that encapsulate the spirit of New Orleans. This audio tour is not just about seeing; it's about experiencing a place where history, culture, and natural beauty intertwine to create an adventure that's as enriching as it is educational.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Esplanade at Grand Route Saint John - Fortier Park
2023 Esplanade Avenue - Charpentier House
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at
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