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New Orleans Swamp Tour Boat Adventure
8 reviews
$29.00 per adult
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The boat and all the people were really nice. If you go in winter, dress warm it is very, cold but worth it. Capt Ernie was a great teacher and found us some small Gators as the large ones are deep in the mud for...More

Thank RickHnh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cajun tours transported us and were over an hour late. Made our tour rushed and put a damper on the day for everyone on the bus. The Plantation guide was very well versed on history and well worth having.. but the Plantations were not impressive...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Susan P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Capt BeeBop took me, my wife, and 3 boys (15,12,12) out for a fantastic ride. It was overcast and drizzled, but we brought windbreakers and were fine. We knew that wildlife viewing would be muted in mid-winter - no gators - but plenary of birds...More

Thank 950brianz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very fascinating 3 hour bus tour of New Orleans with an emphasis on the damage and rebuilding since Katrina. The bus ride itself gets a 2 out of 5 (believe it's probably the roads but it's a very bumpy ride)! Content gets...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nicole T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a gorgeous property and our tour guide was excellent. It’s worth the trip from New Orleans. There’s also on site dining.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

I did the swamp tour and it was a great experience. even though it was too cold for the alligators to be out and about, we managed to see one. the tour guide was very nice and informative. he even brought out one of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jennifer K
Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

Great airboat tour. Larry was great, told us a lot about the swamp. Really wonderful tour so beautiful. We didn’t see any alligators due it being cold. Had a great time.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank pillow2803
Reviewed November 30, 2018

We enjoyed our tour with our guide Jeff. The small bus was comfortable, sound system good, and we learned so much about New Orleans on this tour. We had a 30 minute break at City Park where we could have a quick look at the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

We had the swamp tour with Reggie and he was an excellent guide. He was very funny and informative on the swamp and alligators. He even had a baby gator stowed away everyone could hold and get pictures with! We saw several alligators as well...More

Thank billsmyname
Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

My husband and adult son and I went on a small airboat tour with captain Rocky. Had a great time. He gave some history about swamps and bayous wildlife and vegetation. Saw two alligators, one right next to our boat. Lots of different birds. The...More

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January 29, 2018|
Response from RBBD | Reviewed this property |
After the boat tour (1-2 hour tour depending upon what you booked) you leave within 15-20 minutes and go straight back. Depending upon how many hotel drop off there are I would plan for being home 1 hour after you leave at... More
October 21, 2016|
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Response from 678sheilad | Reviewed this property |
They make a brief stop at a park that serves soft drinks and beignets. Not sure if they have anything else or not. Because of the crowd we did not get anything.
September 20, 2016|
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Response from Xasgotan | Reviewed this property |
What Janet A recommends sounds great. If you do not want to get your own car ask in NO for tours that suit you. There are many agents all offering similar stuff. For the swamp tour I would highly recommend to pay the extra... More