Why Choose New Orleans Travel Packages for Your Next Online Auction
By Kerri on October 1st, 2020 | Categories: Blog, Uncategorized

At Philantopia, we love working with nonprofit organizations to make their virtual events successful. Our travel packages are popular auction items for fundraisers because they are no risk — if they don’t sell at your auction, you don’t owe us anything. However, most packages will sell, particularly our popular domestic options. While travel has undeniably been affected by the pandemic, many people are still looking for adventure stateside. We are happy to offer a variety of travel packages that can be enjoyed safely. 

One destination that has always been popular with US travelers is New Orleans. With delicious food, a vibrant nightlife, and a rich history, the Big Easy is the perfect weekend getaway. If you’re looking for a travel package to add to your online auction, consider one of our New Orleans packages.

The Home of Jazz

The Home of Jazz package features a taste of everything that makes New Orleans the captivating destination it is. Spend a few days exploring the Big Easy while staying in the lap of luxury in one of the finest 5-star hotels in downtown. This location puts you in perfect proximity to the famous jazz clubs and bars on Bourbon Street. Spend the evening on the Dinner Jazz Cruise, which features a delectable array of Creole food. You can even take some of that magic home with you with a class at the New Orleans School of Cooking, held in a restored molasses warehouse in the heart of the French Quarter. Finally, enjoy a full tour of the city to take in the fascinating heritage of this bustling city.  

This package includes: 

  • 3 nights accommodations at your choice of the Windsor Court Hotel, the Hyatt Centric French Quarter New Orleans, or the Maison Dupuy Hotel
  • Dinner Jazz Cruise, including a lavish Creole buffet
  • Gray Line New Orleans-Super City tour
  • 3-hour class at the New Orleans School of Cooking

The Flavors and Sounds of New Orleans

There’s nowhere like New Orleans for a delicious meal, and this travel package celebrates that. This package also offers accommodations in one of the most luxurious hotels in the city, as well as airfare, making it an appealing option for those traveling from farther away. In addition, have a lavish meal at either Commander’s Palace or Mr. B’s Bistro, two of the most famous restaurants in all of New Orleans. Of course, it isn’t a trip to the Big Easy without a drink or two, so you can’t forget the cocktail walking tour!

This package includes: 

  • Round trip Economy Class air
  • 3 nights accommodations at either the Windsor Court Hotel, the Hyatt Centric French Quarter New Orleans, or the Maison Dupuy Hotel
  • All room-related taxes
  • (1) $200 Gift Card to your choice of Commander’s Palace or Mr. B’s Bistro
  • Original Cocktail walking tour
  • Free concierge reservation service

Advantages of Our New Orleans Travel Packages 

  • Great Deals: Our New Orleans travel packages are a win-win for your supporters because they get to support a great cause while also getting a great deal! Our excellent relationships with our vendors ensures we can offer our travel packages at reasonable prices, making them especially attractive auction items. 
  • Risk-Free: We understand that non-profit organizations need fundraising ideas that won’t take their entire budget. That’s why we ensure that our travel packages are risk-free — if they aren’t sold at your online auction, you owe us nothing.
  • Gift Now, Travel Later: We understand that, while many have begun to travel again, others are still uncomfortable. With the Gift Now, Travel Later promotion, you have two years to travel. 
  • Memorable Adventures: These packages take you on an unforgettable vacation. New Orleans is such a unique spot with so much to offer, this auction item will surely get plenty of bids. 

We hope that we have enticed you to consider one of our New Orleans travel packages for your next online auction. If you have any questions about our offerings, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us