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Address: 363 Louisiana St, Westwego, LA 70094
Phone Number: (504) 347-0962
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Had a blast

Myself, my wife, and 3yo boy all had a wonderful time. We learned a lot about the swamp and the animals in it. Saw plenty of gators, and other wildlife as well. You can tell James... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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Birmingham, Alabama
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Birmingham, Alabama
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Myself, my wife, and 3yo boy all had a wonderful time. We learned a lot about the swamp and the animals in it. Saw plenty of gators, and other wildlife as well. You can tell James has plenty of first hand experience. He seems like a pretty honest guy too, and that's a rarity when it comes to tourist attractions... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We had a wonderful time on this tour. Captain James had an obvious love for the bayou and it's critters :) and knew so much about it's nature and wildlife. Very informative and very friendly captain. The group was small and therefor it was very intimate and very relaxing. We saw plenty of gators, who James fed marshmallows :) This... More 

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Gretna, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

I've been on 2 boat swamp tours. Cajun Critters was the one I liked the best. James was very informative. He is also very genuine. Even though I am from the area, I still learned a few things. It's easy to find and not too far from New Orleans, maybe 15-20 minutes.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

we went in early april and even though it had been very warm for april, apparently the big gators don't come out until later in the season...we saw 3 small "baby" gators...the wild pigs were much more interesting to see in the wild captain was very entertaining and was overall a fun expeience

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Madison, Wisconsin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

If you want to see gators.. this place if for you! They raise and feed them so they are trained to come to the boats. Nice guides, good ecological information. Not much else to view other than gators!

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Pittsburgh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Captain James was a wealth of information about the swamp. Despite cool temperatures and few gators, he made the tour very entertaining and informative. There is much to learn about what is going on out there in the backwaters of Louisiana. Cajun Critters Swamp Tours is a good way to learn more about it and experience something different so close... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We stopped off en route to Natchez and went out on a slow boat (with 150hp outboard!) Tour was 1:45hr and we saw a couple of young gators, hogs. Herons, egret and raccoon. Best sightings of gators is when it's warmer! Nice informative tour

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

This was a lot of fun. They were very friendly and they had a great sense of humor. They let us hold a small alligator. The ride was awesome.

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

The Swamp tour was very interesting for us . If you feel the nature of New Orleans you must join this tour. December is not the season of Alligators because of that we saw only two small alligator but the environment was really very interesting .

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Westwego, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

i live two minutes from swamp boats and i still go on day trips . many local school take our kids on school trips to the swamp to help kids learn about la. nature

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Address: 363 Louisiana St, Westwego, LA 70094
Phone Number: (504) 347-0962
Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Westwego

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