Sundays/Mondays- Baton Rouge City Tour w/Capitol

Why We Love This

  • See More, Do More, and Experience More with US! Our tours can cover more places in a shorter amount of time!
  • Experience historic neighborhoods, iconic locations, beautiful landscapes from the comfort of our mini bus!
  • A great value with round-trip transportation to and from your hotel included (limited areas, call to confirm)!

THIS TOUR IS AVAILABLE ON SUNDAYS, MONDAYS, OR BY RESERVATION WITH GROUPS OF TWO OR MORE. See MORE do More and Experience More with US! Travel with us in our air-conditioned mini bus into the abundant history and culture of the most vibrant state in America, with opportunities to stop at multiple places along the way, for photo opportunities and site immersion. Your tour ticket cost includes round-trip transportation to and from your hotel (call for availability), a two-hour guided narrated city tour by our experienced, friendly and knowledgeable guides, and a personalized private escorted tour of the New State Capitol- the tallest Capitol in the US. You'll see historic neighborhoods, iconic landmarks, beautiful landscapes, and visit the legendary New State Capitol. The views from the 27th floor observation deck are the best in the area, and our skilled guides will help you learn about everything in your breathtakingly spectacular view. We provide the Best Quality and Best Value!

What You'll Do

Time travel with us in our air-conditioned mini bus into the abundant history and culture of the most vibrant state in America. You’ll hear about the Passion, Politics, Drama & Adventure while seeing Stately Mansions, Plantations, Homes of former politicians, Historic Civil War Sites and our famous “Cities of the Dead.” Experience the beauty and grandeur of the tallest Capitol in the US and see historic neighborhoods, such as Catfish Town, Beauregard Town, Spanish Town, and Roseland Terrace, while enjoying the beauty of the downtown area and the mighty Mississippi. Your tour ticket cost includes roundtrip transportation to and from your hotel (limited areas- call us to discuss), and a three-hour guided, narrated city tour and private tour of the New State Capitol. Leave the driving and the traffic fighting to us! Ride in comfort, listen and enjoy as we explore some of the richness of Baton Rouge.

Age & Fitness

Good for any age and moderate fitness as there will be some walking involved.

Meeting Location

Your meeting/pick up location is your hotel, or other agreed upon location. Please call the phone number in your confirmation email to arrange accordingly. We pickup under or nearby the awning located outside of your hotel's main entry door. Unless you are notified of us coming in another vehicle, please look for the small white bus with the Redstick Adventures Logo and the blue cityscape on the side. If you are needing to be picked up at your hotel, please indicate your hotel name and its address in “The Delivery Address” section in the box which will appear at checkout. If you are meeting us at our pickup location it is the gazebo at 300 River Road, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70801, or another agreed upon location.

What Should I Bring

Yourself, any guests or family members in your party, a camera (or smart phone/tablet with a camera), a desire to learn and enjoy the history and culture Baton Rouge while having a good time, and a sense of humor.

When To Arrive

IF YOU NEED A HOTEL PICK UP, please call us at 225-772-7253 to check for availability and to arrange a pick up time. Pickups typically require a lead time of 20 minutes, sometimes more, sometimes less. If you are meeting us at the meeting location - we suggest you arrive 10-15 minutes prior to tour departure.

Parking

If you are joining us at the Information/Transportation Gazebo on South River Road, there is metered parking along River Road, up North Blvd. and within walking distance. We also recommend parking in one of the two the Belle of Baton Rouge Casino's free covered garages located either behind the casino, or next door to USS Kidd Museum. The cost of any parking is not included in the tour admission cost and will not be reimbursed by Red Stick Adventures. We also do not have the ability to "validate" any parking vouchers/coupons you may receive.

Food & Drinks

Only bottle drinks with a cap are allowed. No fountain drinks, covered/uncovered coffee cups, open cups/glasses are allowed. No food, candy, gum, mints or other snacks are allowed for sanitation purposes and for the comfort of our other guests. No food or drink is allowed in the New State Capitol. Thank you for respecting this policy.

Handicap Accessible

Unfortunately, we are not handicap accessible. Unfortunately, our buses are not handicap-lift equipped and for insurance reasons, our drivers are not able to offer assistance. We would be happy to meet you at the New State Capitol to give you a private tour, as they are accessible. We are just unable to offer transportation for this tour. * A printed tour is available for any hearing impaired guests who may join us on our tour. Strollers and walkers are not permitted, unless they can fit directly in front of you in your seat area only. Due to space limitations, and for the comfort of all of our guests, strollers are typically not permitted on the tours. Child-carrier backpacks, slings, and front-packs are allowed and highly recommended.

Handicap Accessible

Unfortunately, we are not handicap accessible. Unfortunately, our buses are not handicap-lift equipped and for insurance reasons, our drivers are not able to offer assistance. * A printed tour is available for any hearing impaired guests who may join us on our tour. Strollers and walkers are not permitted, unless they can fit directly in front of you in your seat area only. Due to space limitations, and for the comfort of all of our guests, strollers are typically not permitted on the tours. Child-carrier backpacks, slings, and front-packs are allowed and highly recommended.

Handicap Accessible

Unfortunately, we are not handicap accessible. Unfortunately, our buses are not handicap-lift equipped and for insurance reasons, our drivers are not able to offer assistance. We would be happy to meet you at the New State Capitol to give you a private tour, as they are accessible. We are just unable to offer transportation for this tour. * A printed tour is available for any hearing impaired guests who may join us on our tour. Strollers and walkers are not permitted, unless they can fit directly in front of you in your seat area only. Due to space limitations, and for the comfort of all of our guests, strollers are typically not permitted on the tours. Child-carrier backpacks, slings, and front-packs are allowed and highly recommended.

Cancellations & Refunds

**Please note ------>All pricing reflects all applicable fees and taxes (subject to change)<----- ** Tours operate rain or shine, unless cancelled by Red Stick Adventures due to extreme or dangerous weather conditions. Please be aware of weather changes and come prepared for rapidly changing weather. Single Person reservations can be made, but reservations are considered “PENDING” unless more than 1 person reserves for the tour. If no one else schedules for the tour that you have chosen, Red Stick Adventures reserves the right to cancel the tour and offer a refund to the guest. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause, if any. Tours cancelled by Red Stick Adventures: Tours may be rescheduled or cancelled due to demand, road closures, museum closure, mechanical failure or dangerous/extreme weather. In the event that tours are cancelled by Red Stick Adventures, you will receive a full refund. We apologize in advance if this occurs. There is a no refund policy for guest-initiated cancellations except for tours cancelled prior to 24 hours before the tour time starts. Tours cancelled by guests/purchasers(s): Tours may be cancelled by the guest/ticket purchaser(s) up to 24 hours in advance of the scheduled tour, and purchaser will receive a refund. Tours cancelled by guest/purchaser anytime after the 24 hour refund window, are non-refundable, no exceptions. Same day tours are non-refundable. In the rare event that a passenger's behavior, or their children's behavior, causes the driver to have to stop the tour and have that guest and/or child leave the bus, or be escorted off by law enforcement, no refund will be issued for any party involved in said event. In the unfortunate event that a passenger's physical health deteriorates during the tour, causing a need to have the tour stop to have the passenger seek medical assistance, or the passenger chooses to prematurely end the tour due to health concerns, no refund will be issued.

What If It Rains?

Red Stick Adventures tours operate rain or shine, unless there is closure due to an extreme weather event (such as torrential storms, tropical storms, hurricanes, or in the extreme rare event- snow) or closures of most of our accessible areas due to circumstances beyond our control (such as parades, or festivals) or acts of nature/god. On rainy days, we suggest wearing water-resistant shoes, bringing an extra pair of socks, wearing a poncho or raincoat, and/or carrying an umbrella. Since this tour operates primarily inside of a bus, weather should not be a hindrance of this tour.

What If It Rains?

Red Stick Adventures tours operate rain or shine, unless there is closure due to an extreme weather event (such as torrential storms, tropical storms, hurricanes, or in the extreme rare event- snow) or closures of most of our accessible areas due to circumstances beyond our control (such as parades, or festivals) or acts of nature/god. On rainy days, we suggest wearing water-resistant shoes, bringing an extra pair of socks, wearing a poncho or raincoat, and/or carrying an umbrella. Since this tour operates primarily inside of a bus, weather should not be a hindrance of this tour.

Minimum For Delivery

RESERVATIONS OF 1 PERSON CAN BE MADE, BUT WILL BE CONSIDERED "PENDING," AND WILL BE SUBJECT TO POSSIBLE CANCELLATION IF TOURS DO NOT RESERVE 2 OR MORE GUESTS.

"Great way to tour the City"

May 6, 2019 - 

Would highly recommend this tour with Susan. It covers nearly everything you need to know with the hassle of driving and parking up yourself.


"Got our marde Gras on..."

March 3, 2019 - 

First visit to Baton Rouge. Enjoyed the people, the food and the sights. Susan very informative and cordial. Tour was educational and fun. Highly recommend. We look forward to return visits!


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