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Jean Lafitte Swamp Tours

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Wonderful tour and very educational

My company took 25 people on this tour, we split into two boats with Capt. Kelly and Capt. Randy... read more

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Diane K
Los Angeles, California
Love to watch Alligators in Swamp

Suggested by a Cab Driver, we had little time and wanted make this tour. So just dropped in for a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bengaluru, India
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6601 Leo Kerner Lafitte Parkway, Marrero, LA 70072
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My company took 25 people on this tour, we split into two boats with Capt. Kelly and Capt. Randy and an amazing time was had by all. The crew was extremely personable and very knowledgeable. We learned quite a bit about the environment, this history....More

Thank Diane K
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At 8:15 AM I paid for and reserved a space for the 10 AM small airboat tour at my hotel concierge and was told to wait at the curb for the bus. After 45 minutes the bus came by; however, I was told by the...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Suggested by a Cab Driver, we had little time and wanted make this tour. So just dropped in for a ride along the swamp full of Alligators, Turtles and a nature at its best to watch swamp. They charged 29 $ per person for 1.5...More

Thank Giri_Mlr
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a blast, our guide was very informative, stopped several times to explain things to us and point out different things. Got to hold a baby gator. Would recommend this tour to any one going to New Orleans !!

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a great time on our swamp tour. The tour guide was informative and had a great sense of humor. We saw several gators. I would recommend this tour to everyone!

Thank h3mcdonald
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time! My sister and I, the baby gator at the end was so awesome! But also just bring out on the bayou being up close to the animals was so cool. We had captain Kelly and he was very knowledgeable about...More

Thank jessicanoyes90
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was clear captain Jason knew his stuff about alligators. He was informative and easy going. Enjoyed the tour with him and would definitely recommend!

Thank Diana B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a small airboat tour with Capt Kelly and would highly recommend it. You get taken to places you otherwise would never be able to reach. We saw many gators and birds, and were able to appreciate the swamp in all of its...More

Thank SuzyS29
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Who knew the swamp could be so beautiful? Our captain. Josh. was friendly & informative. He pointed out places used in tv shows & movies. He taught us about gators, nutria, birds & snakes (of which he us not a fan. Lol) The gators swam...More

Thank beachytj1963
Reviewed 1 week ago

My group of 4 couples had an amazing tour with Captain Ken. He was extremely knowledgeable and gave us plenty of photo ops and even brought us as close as you can possibly get to real alligators!! This was a bucket list experience for my...More

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Gwen B
July 8, 2018|
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Response from Sarah G | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You should bring your own water or Gatorade. I recommend a camelback to enjoy the trails while keeping your hands free and staying hydrated. Enjoy!
Alison B
March 22, 2018|
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Response from Chris B | Reviewed this property |
They will do both...our hotel handled the arrangements and we didnt pay extra.
November 2, 2017|
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Response from 799don | Reviewed this property |
You can get a thrill ride just about anywhere but only in the swamp will you have a fun ride and experience all the little critters and big alligators. Do the swamp tour but choose one that uses relatively small airboats as... More