New Orleans Jogging Tours provides visitors and locals with a narrative running tour of New Orleans best historic and cultural sites.
The owner of New Orleans Jogging Tours was born and raised in New Orleans, and only hires native New Orleanians to conduct tours.
New Orleans Jogging Tours is ideal for travelers who are tired of being confined to planes, cars, and hotel rooms. Why spend your time in New Orleans cooped up in a bus, when you can discover the city on foot?
New Orleans Jogging Tours provides the perfect opportunity to explore the city while enjoying New Orleans outstanding weather. This is a healthy and fun alternative to your typical guided excursion.
Enjoy getting exercise and learning about New Orleans from our licensed tour guides. Along with our regularly scheduled tours, we offer customizable and private tours.
Lace-up your running shoes! Join New Orleans Jogging Tours for a unique tour of the Big Easy!
Our history tour covers the French Quarter, Cemetery, and the Garden District.
GIVE US A CALL: 504.858.9988
We also offer private, customizable, and walking tours.
Licensed Tour Guides
Tour departs 6am and 9am Monday-Saturday year round. Sunday’s @ 8am.
Guests should arrive at least 15 minutes before departure time.
Cost of Tour: $30 per person
Distance: 10k (6.2mi)
We meet by the Old U.S Mint Building in the French Quarter, at the corner of Barracks and Decatur.
See map for meeting place and directions.
Some sights you’ll see:
St. Louis Cathedral
Old Ursuline Convent
Cafe’ du Monde
Old U.S. Mint
National World War II Museum
Civil War Museum
Benjamin Button House
Sandra Bullocks’ House
Archie Manning’s House
Anne Rice’s House
Real World House
Lafayette Cemetery Number 1
Commander’s Palace Restaurant
And much more…
Find answers to all of your questions here.
Maybe! We go at a minimum 11 min mile.
All of our guides carry a backpack and will be able to carry small items such as wallets and travel cards. However, guides are unable to carry larger items so you should bring your own backpack if necessary. Please note that our guides cannot be held responsible for any damage to your belongings.
We will supply water during the run, but you are encouraged to bring your own. There will also be stores to buy beverages along the route.
While these are running tours, we aren’t militant about requiring tour participants to run the entire time. We try to go at your pace, whether that’s a run, or a run/walk. It’s up to you, and your guide will keep your pace.
Tours can be booked anytime up until an hour before the tour.
Yes! Kids ages 12 and under are half price, and must have a parent or guardian.
We can typically find a bathroom along our routes, so if you ever need to stop, just let your guide know, and he or she will find a place to stop.
Credit card via telephone (504-858-9988) before you arrive for your tour.
Yes! You’re not required to do so, but tips are appreciated.
If you are running late for your tour call the operator at (504) 898-9988.
We are willing to run in all weather conditions to meet your requests. In case of inclement weather (flash floods, hurricanes, etc.), we will attempt to reschedule your tour for another time if applicable. We will usually wait until as close to tour time as possible before deciding to cancel or reschedule. See below about refunds.
In the event of an emergency or inclement weather, refunds are only issued within 48 hours of your scheduled run. All deposits are non-refundable.
In cases of emergency or changed travel plans, we will reschedule your tour.
Our tours last between 90 and 120 minutes depending on the route and runners.
Anyone can do this Tour!
We do not run the whole time. We jog, walk, talk, stop, and jog some more!