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Discover New Orleans The Authentic Way

Since 1941

Breathtaking views. Authentic New Orleans culture. We've specialized in it for 75 years (and counting.)

2018 Louisiana Attraction of the Year Award Winner

Since the birth of New Orleans in 1718, guests have toured the city by carriage. It's the proper way to see the French Quarter and the most authentic view of the city. For generations, our family has been passionate about providing the best tours around and it's this commitment that has made Royal Carriages the oldest commercial carriage operator in the United States. We look forward to keeping the tradition alive and to sharing it with our guests.

Join us on our next venture out.

Our Sightseeing Tours of New Orleans


French Quarter Tour

Carriage Tours of New Orleans

Our expert guides will fill you in with the knowledge of the French Quarter so that you can make the most out of your trip to New Orleans!

$20 - $40 per person


Ghost Tour

Best Ghost Tour in New Orleans

A carriage ride at night visits famous haunted locations and introduces participants to the ghosts, voodoo, and vampires that New Orleans' French Quarter is known for.

$40 per person

Private Tour

Private Tour of New Orleans

Spend a little more and purchase a private carriage rental that can seat up to 4 passengers comfortable.

$100 - $200 Private Carriage Rental (Seats 4 passengers)

Gift Certificates

Perfect for birthdays, anniversarys, and other special occassions.

E-mail the gift certificate to the person to whom you wish to send it, or you may print the gift certificate at your computer!

Starting at $40

Latest Royal News

Royal Carriages Awarded Louisiana Attraction of the Year

January 24, 2018 - During the Louisiana Travel Association’s Annual Meeting held in Lafayette on January 23rd, Lieutenant Governor William Nungesser presented the Crescent City’s oldest more

We had the most marvelous time with Blanche and Marie Laveau. The information that Blanche provided was amazing. She handled the entire group with courtesy and professionalism. We could not have asked for a better way to spend our Christmas Eve morning. Would highly recommend to everyone that you take one of these tours.

TripAdvisor Member: Melinda H

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Surprise Engagement Proposals

Chad & Dani

Chad & Dani

Royal Carriages provides romantic private carriage rides that are perfect for surprise engagement proposals.

Let us arrange something amazing for you!

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