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New Orleans Large Airboat Swamp Tour

New Orleans Large Airboat Swamp Tour

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Discover the atmospheric swamps surrounding New Orleans on a fascinating 2-hour airboat tour, led by a professional guide. In a small group, head to the outskirts of the city and climb aboard an airboat destined for the rich flora and fauna of the swamplands. Enrich your natural knowledge as you listen to intriguing commentary from your guide; scour the scenery for sightings of ferocious alligators; and feel your adrenaline levels surge as you accelerate and reach high speeds.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$59.00
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Private Boat Tour Maurepas Swamp, Small-Group (transportation available)

Private Boat Tour Maurepas Swamp, Small-Group (transportation available)

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Benefit from personalized attention and a flexible itinerary on this private boat tour of the Honey Island Swamp. Enjoy the passing scenery and listen to a guide's insightful commentary on the local flora and fauna as the flat boat navigates to places other boats can't reach. This tour can accommodate a maximum of six passengers.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$299.00
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Private Fishing Charter

Private Fishing Charter

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Fishing with Ellender Charters is a fun filled adventure that is always entertaining. Whether we are catching speckled trout two at a time or chasing tailing redfish in the marsh, we always have a fantastic time. Our motto is to enjoy and fully appreciate what God gave us! So whether you're the hard core fishing enthusiasts or the type that wants to sit back and enjoy a beer while enjoying the beautiful scenery, we can accommodate!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,000.00
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Private New Orleans Airboat Adventure for 1-8 Passengers

Private New Orleans Airboat Adventure for 1-8 Passengers

Enjoy a private, personalized small group experience on this swamp tour just 35 minutes outside of New Orleans. There is a limit of 8 passengers, giving you plenty of room to admire the views of the Louisiana marshlands from all angles.
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  • 1 hour 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$499.95
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90-Minute Jean Lafitte Swamp and Bayou Tour

90-Minute Jean Lafitte Swamp and Bayou Tour

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Experience the Jean Lafitte National Park and Preserve on this pontoon excursion led by a local guide. After a convenient, optional pickup from your accommodation, learn about Southern Louisiana’s distinctive ecology while cruising past magnificent cypress trees and watch for native wildlife like gators and egrets. Enjoy flexible timing and opt for a delicious lunch at Restaurant Des Familes with the 10 a.m. tour.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$29.00
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Combo Oak Alley or Laura Plantation and Swamp Boat Tour

Combo Oak Alley or Laura Plantation and Swamp Boat Tour

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After a New Orleans hotel pickup, relax on board an enclosed, air-conditioned bus to the Plantation of your choice. You will be given a guided tour through the main house and some time to walk the grounds . You will then take a short ride and your at the swamps. Your invited to join us for an educational journey back to the early days of Louisiana bayou and swamp explorations.  Swamp creatures, seeing our boats daily, recognize them as part of their normal environment. Unafraid and responsive to their boat captain's call, they peak out from underbrush and between moss-draped trees and shrubs, frequently coming directly to the boat. In the safety and comfort of the boat, you can actually come within a few feet of jumping alligators.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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Go New Orleans All-Inclusive pass with 25+ attractions & tours

Go New Orleans All-Inclusive pass with 25+ attractions & tours

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Maximize time in New Orleans with an easy to use digital pass to top city attractions. Get free admission to the National WWII Museum, the New Orleans bus tour, a Paddlewheeler Creole Queen river cruise, Ultimate Swamp Adventures, and more. The pass also offers access to walking tours such as the Haunted History Walking Tour. Choose between a pass for 1 day or several day pass according to your needs. Please note: Enjoy the extra flexibility in case your travel plans need to change: All passes are valid for two year from purchase date and only become activated with your first attraction visit.
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  • 5 days
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$59.00
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Big Easy Ghost and Vampire Pub Crawl

Big Easy Ghost and Vampire Pub Crawl

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New Orleans is the most haunted city in America. The spirits of the dead roam around the streets of the French Quarter and Marigny Neighborhood at night. We will take you to the most haunted ghost locations and share with you the horrendous stories of over 300 years of the dead French Quarter.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$26.67
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New Orleans Airboat Ride

New Orleans Airboat Ride

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Experience New Orleans’ wild bayou country on an exciting, family‐friendly airboat ride. This boat tour winds through the mossy cypress swamp close to Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, named for the 19th‐century pirate and smuggler. While onboard, enjoy lively commentary from a native guide as you admire lush, forested shoreline and spot local wildlife.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$55.00
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Swamp and Bayou Sightseeing Boat Tour with Transportation from New Orleans

Swamp and Bayou Sightseeing Boat Tour with Transportation from New Orleans

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Discover the mystique of the swamps and bayous on a sightseeing boat tour from New Orleans. Travel deep into the secluded bayous across the Mississippi River to witness Cajun life and spot native wildlife. Your guide will provide commentary on Cajun culture and the myth‐laden swamps while you snap photos of alligators, raccoons, snakes, turtles, and native birds.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$52.00
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Ultimate Swamp Tour Experience from New Orleans

Ultimate Swamp Tour Experience from New Orleans

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Experience life on the Louisiana bayou on this ultimate swamp tour from New Orleans, run by one of the city’s oldest tour companies. Ride on a state-of-the-art swamp boat through the famous wetlands teeming with native wildlife, while learning about Cajun culture from your tale-spinning captain.
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  • 3 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$52.00
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French Quarter & Marigny Neighborhood Carriage Ride

French Quarter & Marigny Neighborhood Carriage Ride

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Explore the French Quarter and Marigny aboard a relaxing horse and carriage during this small-group tour in New Orleans. Discover the history, culture, and legends that surround this historic city as you see landmarks including the St. Louis Cathedral, Napoleon House, and French Market. You also get insider tips from your guide about the best places to eat, drink, and explore in New Orleans.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.00
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Private Carriage Tour of French Quarter in New Orleans

Private Carriage Tour of French Quarter in New Orleans

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Experience New Orleans from a perspective rare to visitors on a carriage ride through the French Quarter. In addition to navigating for you, your guide tells anecdotes about the historic landmarks from Jackson Square to Bourbon Street. Booking a private tour ensures the itinerary is customized to your own interests, whether it be a food–themed tour or a quiet, romantic ride.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$250.00
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New Orleans Small-Group Haunted History Carriage Tour

New Orleans Small-Group Haunted History Carriage Tour

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Get a taste of 18th-century New Orleans while exploring its most notorious haunts aboard a mule-drawn carriage. Join a small group of no more than eight people for an intimate evening tour through the French Quarter, where rollicking nightlife conceals a past filled with dark deeds, natural disasters, and supernatural sightings. Hear the city's most salacious history from a guide as you clip-clop your way past iron-laced balconies, darkened alleys, and southern mansions steeped in legend.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.00
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Honey Island Swamp Private Tour with Transport from New Orleans

Honey Island Swamp Private Tour with Transport from New Orleans

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Let a wetland ecologist guide you through the Honey Island Swamp during this private tour from New Orleans. Listen to engaging commentary about the city as you make your way to the West Pearl River. Then, climb aboard a shaded flat-bottom boat, equipped for up to 14 passengers, to get a close look at one of the country's wildest swamps. This private tour offers flexibility and personalized attention from your guide.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$960.00
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$960.00
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Private Tour of the Honey Island Swamp

Private Tour of the Honey Island Swamp

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Adventure to Honey Island Swamp on this private tour and see the natural beauty of the Louisiana swamp up close. Cruise from the West Pearl River in Slidell on a shaded flat-bottom boat into the marshy waters, and stay on the lookout for alligators along the riverbanks. Pass through a Cajun village, hear stories about the Honey Island Swamp Monster, and learn about the swamp's environment from your guide who’s a professional wetland ecologist.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$550.00
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Honey Island Swamp Tour with Pickup from New Orleans

Honey Island Swamp Tour with Pickup from New Orleans

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Trade in the urban bustle for the bayou on a half-day trip from New Orleans to the wilds of the Honey Island Swamp. Relax on the ride from your downtown or French Quarter hotel, and then cruise beneath hanging moss and cypress trees while a wetland ecologist shares tall tales and fun facts about this protected nature reserve on the shores of Lake Ponchartrain. Learn about Louisiana’s long-standing fishing industry, and keep an eye out for native critters like otters, turtles, egrets, and alligators lurking beneath the surface.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$52.27
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Honey Island Swamp Tour

Honey Island Swamp Tour

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Cruise through the wild wetlands of Honey Island Swamp on a 2-hour boat tour. Located on the marshy shores of Lake Ponchartrain just north of New Orleans, this protected nature reserve is home to an array of southern wildlife, from egrets and herons soaring above to otters and alligators lurking below the water’s surface. Hear tales of swamp pirates, fishermen’s lore and mysterious creatures from your captain as you glide past hanging moss and swooning cypress trees.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.00
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Guided Boat Tour of New Orleans Bayou and Wildlife

Guided Boat Tour of New Orleans Bayou and Wildlife

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Are you ready to experience one of the best excursions New Orleans has to offer? Adventures of Jean Lafitte offers personal Alligator Tours through Louisiana’s beautiful backcountry. Gather your whole crew and come experience the “road less traveled”! You’ll be touring 20,000 acres of tidewater cypress swamp. During your 1 hour 30 minute tour you’ll have opportunities to see alligators, snakes, turtles, egrets, herons and ibis, and we sometimes see hawks, owls and bald eagles. We are approximately 35-45 minutes from New Orleans. If you do not have transportation to our location we offer pick-up and drop-off services to all hotels located in the Greater New Orleans area for an additional fee. Because we are located about 40 minutes outside of New Orleans, cab and uber services are not available.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$32.00
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New Orleans Natural Treasures: Swamp Boardwalk Private Tour

New Orleans Natural Treasures: Swamp Boardwalk Private Tour

Want to get a closer look at the famous Louisiana bayou? This tour has it all, just the way the locals like it! Don’t worry about slipping in; the boardwalk is a safe way to get closer to nature. This walk is familiar to locals, and once you visit, you’ll see why it’s a favorite local destination. So, what are you waiting for? Your favorite host has all the fascinating details you never imagined you’d hear while on a tour of the swamp. There’s plenty of history and natural gems in every step, and you’ll see some strange and intriguing creatures too! Want to take a leisurely stroll? Your host will show you the best trails to take a relaxing walk through the swamp. And if you want to get views of the swamp and all its creatures, there’s a picture-perfect panoramic spot you’ll love! Just ask your local to guide you to the special platform. Feel like a hike? There are plenty of trails for that, too! Check out birds that wade in the marshes and make their homes in the forest.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.01
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New Orleans Plantation and Swamp Private Tour

New Orleans Plantation and Swamp Private Tour

New Orleans quickly brings thoughts of Mardi Gras and jazz music to mind- but don’t let that limit your experience of this fascinating city! There’s plenty to explore outside of the main streets, and this day trip is what it’s all about. Let your local host show you another side of New Orleans on a private day trip. It’s an experience you’ll never forget! Who doesn’t love some scandalous history and hidden stories? The Barataria Swamps have plenty of those! Visit the Barataria Preserve in Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Reserve and learn about infamous pirate gangs, and see just where they conducted their black market businesses. You’ll be surprised at some of the turns the story of this outlaw takes. Get a unique look at the history behind plantations and slavery in the south as you visit the oldest plantation in the Lower Mississippi River Valley. Take a walk through history as you explore the old plantation home.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$234.08
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Private Airboat Ride and Plantations Tour from New Orleans

Private Airboat Ride and Plantations Tour from New Orleans

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See a different side of Louisiana on this ultimate swamp and plantation tour that showcases both Cajun and Creole culture in an all-inclusive package. Enjoy a private airboat ride through cypress swamps with a gator-hunting guide before exploring antebellum history at Houmas House and Laura plantations—two of the region’s best-preserved estates. Extras include a gourmet Cajun lunch at Houmas House and private transport from New Orleans.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$2,760.00
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Small-Group Airboat Swamp Adventure and Plantation Tour from New Orleans

Small-Group Airboat Swamp Adventure and Plantation Tour from New Orleans

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Take a wild ride through the bayous of Cajun Country on this airboat adventure from New Orleans. In a small group, wind through tree‐lined swampland and spot abundant local wildlife, including nutria, alligators, and giant catfish, and stop at Destrehan Plantation to get a taste of the elegant antebellum south.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$165.00
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Experience Cajun Country: Swamp Boat Adventure and Plantations Full-Day Tour from New Orleans

Experience Cajun Country: Swamp Boat Adventure and Plantations Full-Day Tour from New Orleans

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Go beyond the French Quarter and discover the unique Cajun and Creole cultures of New Orleans during this full-day swamp and plantation tour. Venture deep into the bayous, with a small group limited to 8, to see Cajun living and spot wildlife like alligators and pelicans. Then, admire the beautiful architecture and learn about the history of Houmas House and Laura Plantation. Upgrade your ticket to include a high-speed airboat ride through the bayous.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$194.00
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New Orleans Large Airboat Swamp Tour
"One of the best parts of our short little getaway! We were in a small 6 person group and the air boat operator was amazing. Extremely funny, responsible, very knowledgeable about his city and answered everyone's questions fully and articulately. Would definitely experience this again!"..."
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90-Minute Jean Lafitte Swamp and Bayou Tour
"Perfect day to take a boat ride down the swamps & bayous & see a couple of gators. Our tour guid I believe his name was Buck (Sunday April 18 at 12:00 boat #5 ) he was great on explaining everything showing us up close as possible the gators. We got to hold a baby gator too. Thank you for a informative pleasure ride."..."
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Combo Oak Alley or Laura Plantation and Swamp Boat Tour
"We loved visiting the beautiful Oak Alley plantation and drinking their mint juleps! The swamp boat tour was alot of fun looking for alligators, we found about 13! We went to the Mona Lisa bar just down the street from the swamp tour for bevies while waiting for bus. The people were so friendly in there. All around great trip!"..."
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Go New Orleans All-Inclusive pass with 25+ attractions & tours
"New Orleans all-inclusive pass has a wide variety of choices to choose from. I purchased a 3-days pass - kept me very busy, and still did not see everything that I would like to see. The pass is definitely worth the value it asks for. Recommend!"..."
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New Orleans Airboat Ride
"The tour guide was amazing. He was very knowledgeable about the area and wildlife. I would recommend this tour to anyone."..."
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Swamp and Bayou Sightseeing Boat Tour with Transportation from New Orleans
"You don't have to drive to the boat, the driver explained about the area we drove through. Upon arrival plenty of time to refresh ourselves, get beverages and snacks. Our captain was fun. We saw lots of alligators and told us the history of the area. Air conditioned return trip was nice. Would recommend this trip."..."
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Ultimate Swamp Tour Experience from New Orleans
"Our captain was awesome and made the trip very memorable. It was a little cool for the gators to be really active but the captain did a good job of putting us in position to see a large number. Not much other wildlife because of the element s but still a great little trip."..."
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French Quarter & Marigny Neighborhood Carriage Ride
"The tour guide was amazing as well as the tour. It was very enjoyable and our guide kept us entertained while informing us about the architecture and facts about the city."..."
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Private Carriage Tour of French Quarter in New Orleans
"Emily was delightful and provided non-stop information. We asked many questions and she had ready answers. This tour was worth the extra money for a private ride as it felt so up-close and personal. Please choose Royal Carriages when in New Orleans."..."
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New Orleans Small-Group Haunted History Carriage Tour
"The whole ride was awesome and Liz was amazing she was very knowledgeable and made our last night in town memorable!"..."
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Honey Island Swamp Private Tour with Transport from New Orleans
"We loved this tour. Steve was full of information about the wildlife and plants. Something that we had never done before and definitely was worth the private tour. Five stars for this we had a fantastic time."..."
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Honey Island Swamp Tour with Pickup from New Orleans
"Best tour guide ever! He was funny and very knowledgeable and made the tour very fun.! From start to end he kept us entertained.!"..."
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Honey Island Swamp Tour
"We got to see so much wildlife on this tour! We saw alligators, raccoons, blue heron, bald eagle, wild boar. It was so fun and our 3 kiddos had such a great time! Our tour guide was super knowledgeable!"..."
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Small-Group Airboat Swamp Adventure and Plantation Tour from New Orleans
"What a great trip! Our host was phenomenal! Giving us a history lesson on New Orleans and the surrounding area as we drove out to the swamp. At the swamp, our new tour guide was excellent giving us lessons on swamp life and showing us the treat of a few alligators up close! Wild life was amazing including seeing the Bald Eagle. Touring the plantation was so fascinating! I would have liked to learn more about the family and their daily lives but I understand the need to discuss the enslaved peoples endeavor."..."
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Experience Cajun Country: Swamp Boat Adventure and Plantations Full-Day Tour from New Orleans
"Amazing tour! The whole experience was seamless, every guide was knowledgeable and personable, and I loved the small tour size. I could not recommend this tour more!! And lunch was delicious :)"..."

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