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Cajun Encounters Tour Company

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Slidell, LA, USA
About Cajun Encounters Tour Company
A 20 year old locally owned and operated tour company providing highly rated, comfortable, fun, and educational tours of the swamps, city, cemeteries, and plantations in and around New Orleans. We recruit and train the most knowledgeable tour guides and boat captains in the city, and design our boats and buses to be comfortable and safe, providing an unparalleled experience of the city. Swamp Tours: Take a guided tour of the famous Honey Island Swamp. You'll glide through gator territory and hear all about the swamp and its natural inhabitants from our highly knowledgeable, certified captains. See gators and wildlife up close and personal as you explore narrow slews that only our boats are built to navigate. Plantation Tours: Step back in time and explore two of New Orleans' most famous plantations: Oak Alley, an Antebellum Plantation, and Laura, A Creole Plantation. We'll pick you up from your hotel and take you down the historic Mississippi River Road in the comfort of our air conditioned, air ride buses. City Tours: We'll take you to all the must-see landmarks on your list, including the French Quarter, Garden District, Marigny, and more. Our buses are designed for your supreme comfort with powerful air conditioning, air ride technology, and seamless windows for the best views. If you want to experience New Orleans, Cajun Encounters Tour Company is dedicated to showing you the best the city has to offer.
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First I was a little nervous going on a swamp tour during the COVID-19.When we got there ,I saw hand soap . My captain Stephen was VERY knowledgeable of the swamp.He made sure we seen and he told us story’s about the swamp and the land and the people .Stephen made us feel
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We did the swamp tour on Saturday morning during the covid pandemic. Our Captain (dont recall his name) was awesome. He was entertaining, knowledgeable, and very patient with our sometime obnoxious 4 year old. He really made it a great experience for her. They have taken good
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Everyone visiting New Orleans should get out of the city a bit and explore the bayou. Cajun Encounters was very fun and taught us a lot about the history and environment of Louisiana. The staff was super friendly and we always felt safe. Definitely recommend!
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My husband and I took this swamp tour on March 12. Captain Eddie was our leader. He was very informed, and very funny. Just loved everything about him/tour. We saw alligators; which he lured right up to the boat, snakes in trees, and Wild boar, which got so close to the boat;
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We did the swamp tour with Capt Jason. I was impressed with the whole operation. It’s a lovely venue and everyone was very professional and helpful. Our Capt was the real deal. Very knowledgeable about the area and had a great personality without being too over the top.
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