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Lake Martin

Breaux Bridge, LA
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Bodies of Water, Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Activities: Viewing wildlife, Birdwatching
Description: This small lake contains an enormous amount and variety of wild animals and birds.
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Grenoble, France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

great experience. 2 hours of magic. Very professional helmsman. We did a long 2 hours tour thru all different palces of the lake. 5pm is a great departure time as you can admire sunset. Nothing I disliked!

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Pueblo, Colorado, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We have been on a Gulf Coast tour for three weeks and this tour was the highlight. Unbelievably beautiful, lots of wildlife and Butch from Cajun Country Swamp Tours was the best. I am so impressed with Cajun Country tours, they really know about the flora and fauna and they share their knowledge freely without talking the entire time. We... More

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Titirangi, null, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Early evening is the very bedtime to go as all the birds are coming home to roost. The tour was very educational and the feeling of peace will stay with us forever

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Probably the best swamp tour we during our stay in Louisiana. The place is sanctuary for birds and gators and you can see lots of them. The guide was nice and informative.

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Bakersfield, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

It was wonderful! There is a faction cabin on the lake and we will get back yo stay there... It was so cute!

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Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We are so blessed to live close by this really beautiful lake. We have also taken tours. The best one by far is Cajun Swamp tours with Mr. Butch or his son Shawn. They are very knowledgeable and accurate in the information given. They are so relaxed and easygoing . They take their time so people can really experience the... More

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Florida
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
16 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We took a tour and saw so many different types of wild life. So many birds and alligators! Took some great pictures! Beautiful scenery !

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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
5 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Won't attempt to best others' photographs - or words for that matter - but when we finished the two-hour trip around this lake with Butch of Cajun Country Swamp Tours, we were ready to simply stay seated and go around again on the next tour. It's that good, folks. And well worth the fee. Don't miss it!!

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Louisiana
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46 reviews 46 reviews
21 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Beautiful area with lots of wildlife visible, even from the road. Will go back and take the swamp tour

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We took a 2 hour swamp tour into lake and swamp. Our guide was Bob who knew lots of facts about the birds, reptiles, plants and animals of the area. Our guide took us nice and slow so we got to soak up the atmosphere as well as see lots of birds.

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