Paddle and Wheel Tour
After your exciting Super City Tour by motorcoach, board the historic Steamboat Natchez, one of Six Authentic Steamboats left on the Mississippi River.
Enjoy a Steam Calliope Concert daily. This two-hour day cruise takes you back to a time when cotton was king and life was as slow and graceful as the current on the Mississippi River.
Enjoy the Captain's narration of the highlights of one of the world's busiest ports.
Tour the Historic Steam Engine Room and learn how steam powers the engines to turn the Paddlewheel and provide the energy for the delightful tunes of the calliope.
Cruise past the Chalmette Battlefield, where Jean Lafitte and his buccaneers joined forces with Andrew Jackson to defeat the British in the Battle of New Orleans.
Tour and cruise may be taken on separate days.
Wheel portion departs Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday at 9am and also daily at 2pm.
Paddle portion departs Friday, Saturday and sunday at 11:30am and also daily at 2:00pm.