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McGee's Louisiana Swamp & Airboat Tours

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Henderson, LA, USA
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About McGee's Louisiana Swamp & Airboat Tours
Experience the SWAMP! McGee's Swamp Tours & Airboats immerses guests from around the world into the beautiful, vast, and mysterious Atchafalaya Swamp in South Louisiana. Visitors can learn about the culture and wildlife of the area on a swamp tour, take a thrilling airboat ride through moss-draped cypress trees, or rent a canoe and quietly explore the area on your own. No matter what type of tour you choose, the unique scenery of the swamp and your own sense of adventure will draw you into a wilderness unlike anywhere in the world!
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife had been on several swamp tours but I had never got to go due to business. I told her that while we were on vacation that I wanted to finally go on a swamp tour. Everyone told me to go on an airboat...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank SAHolland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Chris provided a safe yet exhilarating airboat tour of the Henderson Swamp. He knew exactly where to find a gator nursery that provided shelter for several generations (sizes) of alligators. He was respectful of their habitat and patient with our many questions regarding south...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank GhiaGal1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son and I took a late afternoon Airboat tour that was one of the highlights of our stay in Cajun country. Our guide, Chris, was knowledgeable and relaxed. Saw lots of alligators and a variety of birds. Very enjoyable time. Would highly recommend!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Venture12332074076
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After watch some of the videos I expected a little more but still a very good tour. Saw lots of alligators and other animals. Went into areas that could only be accessed by an airboat. Air boats are very loud and you really need to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank RoosterC1975
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went on an Airboat tour through the swamp. We had an excellent time! Our tour guide was extremely knowledgeable. We seen several alligators including babies as well as birds including a bald eagle. Great experience! Will definitely visit again! Great people!!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Wendy P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend this tour to people of all ages to get to see how beautiful the swamp is and understand its value to the environment . We had an excellent tour from Skip who has lived and worked in the area for many years....More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Donna A
Reviewed September 25, 2019 via mobile

We took the airboat swamp tour and loved it. The cypress trees were so beautiful and the air blowing at you felt so good as you skimmed on top of the water. Our guide took us to a gator nest and we saw several newborns...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank A6737QPlindaf
Reviewed September 15, 2019 via mobile

Had a nice time out on the water. The guide, John, was a pleasure to be with and he put us on some nice sized gators. Gators aren’t promised but possible. We even saw some baby gators and got to hold one. My boy was...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank sturner26
Reviewed August 10, 2019

All ages in our group enjoyed the airboat tour of the Atchafalaya river basin. Chris was an excellent guide answering questions and showing us alligators and other wildlife. It was a beautiful day and we thoroughly enjoyed our adventure!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank txlloyd
Reviewed August 9, 2019

If using your navigator or Waze app, both will take you to the wrong location. When they say you've arrived at your destination (by the lighthouse) and direct you to turn left, dont; instead turn right and follow signs to McGees. Our airboat guide, Chris,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Bobby S
July 25, 2019|
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Response from BenP3372 | Property representative |
We do! Just as long as you cancel your tour 24 hours in advance.
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nancy n
November 6, 2015|
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Response from momofall12 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they are still having tours this late in the year, but we did go on a different swamp tour around Thanksgiving once and there just wasn't much action from the wiidlife-- we only saw 1 gator.I am not... More
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