New Orleans School of Cooking

Kick off your NOLA adventures with a true taste of the city at the New Orleans School of Cooking! More than just a cooking class, their entertaining and informative demonstrations will have your group shouting “Laissez les bon temps rouler!” Whether you sign up for a Creole/Cajun Favorites course or try your hand at baking New Orleans’ iconic beignets, you’ll learn classic cooking techniques while sipping on cocktails and getting the inside scoop on the city’s rich culinary history. It’s the perfect way to immerse your group in New Orleans’ flavor before hitting the streets.

Address: 210 Rue Saint Hyacinthe St, New Orleans, LA 70113

Phone: 504-522-5206

French Quarter Walking Tour

You can’t truly experience the Big Easy without a stroll through its most famous neighborhood. Lace up your dancing shoes and let a local guide lead your group on a French Quarter walking tour! You’ll wander through the colorful streets while learning about the area’s fascinating history, architecture, and culture. Stop for photos in iconic Jackson Square, catch a street performer showcasing New Orleans’ legendary jazz talents, and soak in the lively atmosphere radiating from the legendary bars on Bourbon Street. It’s the ultimate introduction to New Orleans’ heart and soul!

Address: 700 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116

Phone: 504-269-1856

Swamp Tour

For a taste of the real Louisiana bayou, a swamp tour is an absolute must! Your bride squad will pile into a modern airboat and cruise through the meandering waterways, catching glimpses of wildlife like alligators, raccoons, snakes, and exotic birds. As you zip past wooded shores draped with hauntingly beautiful Spanish moss, your spirited captain will share folktales and fascinating history about these truly unique wetlands just outside the city limits. It’s a one-of-a-kind eco-adventure your group won’t soon forget, with plenty of Instagrammable moments along the way! Just be sure to keep an eye out for gators.

Address: 9701 Milton H Massey Dr, New Orleans, LA 70126

Phone: 504-689-4453

Pat O’Brien’s Courtyard Restaurant & Piano Bar

No New Orleans bachelorette weekend would be complete without sipping on the city’s iconic Hurricane cocktails at Pat O’Brien’s! This iconic French Quarter establishment has been serving up drinks and good times since 1933. Your group can snag a spot in the lush outdoor courtyard, where towering oak trees and lavish fountains set the scene as you sip on your rum-fueled Hurricanes while enjoying dueling piano performances. For a true celebration, Pat O’Brien’s also offers party packages complete with reserved tables and all-you-can-drink beverage buckets to keep the libations flowing! It’s the perfect place for toasting to the bride’s final fling.

Address: 624 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130

Phone: 504-648-3479

Mardi Gras World Tour

Get an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at New Orleans’ famous Mardi Gras celebrations! The colorful characters and jaw-dropping floats of Mardi Gras are created right here at Mardi Gras World, where you can tour the working studios and see artists putting the final touches on their dazzling designs. Your guide will share all the intricate details that go into handcrafting each float, from the elaborate designs to the painstaking construction and glitzy decorations. You’ll even get a chance to try on some of those iconic Mardi Gras costumes for an unforgettable photo op with the bride!

Address: 1380 Port of New Orleans Pl, New Orleans, LA 70130

Phone: 504-601-2727

Brunch at The Ruby Slipper Cafe

After a long night of celebrations, your group deserves to refuel with a hearty New Orleans brunch! The Ruby Slipper Cafe is an iconic local favorite, serving up Southern brunch specialties with a twist. Start with an order of their famous Bacon Beignets, then dive into the cafe’s signature dishes like Chicken St. Charles and Bananas Foster Pain Perdu. If you want to keep the party going, they also offer a full drink menu with boozy brunch cocktails like Mimosas, Bloody Marys, and New Orleans’ favorite Brandy Milk Punch. Just come hungry – their portions are big enough to share!

Address: 139 S Cortez St, New Orleans, LA 70119

Phone: 504-525-9711

New Orleans Museum of Art

Once you’ve indulged in the local cuisine and party scene, treat your group to a cultural experience at the New Orleans Museum of Art! Located in the city’s lush City Park, NOMA houses an acclaimed collection of French and American art spanning from indigenous works to 20th century masterpieces. You’ll find everything from classical European paintings to contemporary sculptures as you wander the serene galleries. The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden is a particular highlight, boasting nearly 60 sculptures nestled amid meandering paths, tranquil lagoons, and lush foliage. It’s the perfect calm oasis in the heart of the city.

Address: 1 Collins Diboll Cir, New Orleans, LA 70124

Phone: 504-658-4100

Nightlife on Frenchmen Street

As the sun sets, cap off your bachelorette adventures with a stroll down Frenchmen Street to experience New Orleans’ world-famous jazz and nightlife scene! This iconic entertainment district offers a more local vibe than the raucous debauchery of nearby Bourbon Street. Cozy jazz clubs, lively music venues, and funky art markets line the buzzing street as bands pour out their smooth saxophone melodies and the scent of Cajun cuisine wafts from open doorways. Stop into the historic Spotted Cat Music Club, get your groove on at d.b.a., or lounge at outdoor patios like Cafe Negril. No matter where you end up, you’ll find yourself swept up in NOLA’s irresistible spirit!

Rent a Bus With New Orleans Party Bus For the Ultimate New Orleans Bachelorette Experience

There’s so much to see and do in New Orleans, the last thing you want is for your group to be stuck navigating the city’s narrow, crowded streets or trying to hail rideshare. With a private bus or minibus rental from New Orleans Party Bus, your entire bride tribe can stay together while we handle all the transportation logistics! Our team will work with you to find the perfect vehicle for your group size and travel needs. From compact minibuses to decked-out motorcoaches, you’ll travel New Orleans in total comfort with premium amenities like reclining seats, TV monitors, aux capabilities, and coolers to keep your favorite drinks chilled. Best of all, our professional team will get you to every hotspot while you sit back, relax, and enjoy the sites! Just call 504-758-3591 to receive a free, no-obligation quote on your custom bachelorette party bus rental. Let’s get this party started!