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Pearl River Eco Tours

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Closed Now: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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A bucket list tour

Went with a friend who had this tour on her bucket list. It met and exceeded her expectations... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Idaho Falls, Idaho
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Great Swamp Tour

Great experience with Captain Wade on 2 hour morning group trip. We saw plenty of wildlife... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
San Antonio, Texas
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At Pearl River Eco Tours we offer the smallest boats in the industry from our famous 6 passenger boats to our 18- 26 passenger boats. This allows us to take you to all the best places bigger boats cannot go! We are a small, family owned and run...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Slidell, LA 70461-1486
+1 985-649-4200
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with a friend who had this tour on her bucket list. It met and exceeded her expectations. Seeing the gators was great but being out on the bayou and in the swamp was FANTASTIC. The canopy of cypresses was gorgeous and the sounds of...More

Thank mikenrona
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience with Captain Wade on 2 hour morning group trip. We saw plenty of wildlife including alligators, raccoons and a variety of birds. We navigated in the narrow bayous with ease. Captain Wade made the trip entertaining and informative—a great Eco-trip as promised.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing tour with captain Stephan who is incredibly knowledgeable about the local area and ecosystem. We saw alligators, turtles, birds, raccoons and learnt a great deal about the local vegetation. Thank you Stephan for an fantastic tour, will recommend to all my DC friends! Thanks!...More

Thank SamuelW1140
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend had never been to New Orleans so I surprised her with a trip for her birthday. One of things she wanted to do was a swamp tour. So I got with the hotel and picked a few flyers. This was the best priced...More

Thank Carlos B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just booked a tour on Wednesday morning and went Wednesday afternoon. Captain john was incredible very knowledgeable and works where he lives in the area. You see alligators plenty but also see so much more. We had 4 adults in our group and we...More

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed August 13, 2018

I've always wanted to go on a swamp tour since moving to New Orleans about three years ago. As you probably already know, there are many tour companies in the area but the reason I chose Pearl Eco was that they were family owned. Most...More

Thank Clisby W
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

What a highlight! Saw alligators, raccoons, egrets, herons, and osprey. Captain John was really funny and knowledgeable as a lifetime bayou resident. Our teens’ favorite thing! We all loved it, from learning about Spanish Moss and Cypress to stories of growing up on the bayou...More

Thank Travelmamacita
Reviewed August 10, 2018

We went on the afternoon tour on a monday, and it was full, so I do recommend calling ahead to reserve a spot. Everyone who works there is very nice, and the whole setup is a lot better than some other tours I have been...More

Thank Ben K
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

From my pick up on the tour was great. Friendly, experienced and knowledgeable staff made for an interesting trip. The boat was set up so everyone gets a good view. I enjoyed the commentary but of course the highlight was the wildlife and we saw...More

Reviewed August 4, 2018

We did the 6 person swamp tour but actually were the only 2 on it. It was truly fab! Stephan, our captain, was knowledgeable and entertaining. He put me totally at ease, knowing I was a little nervous of speed on water. We had the...More

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Response from JGBL49 | Reviewed this property |
Our friends use a veterinarian in Bay Saint Louis area for boarding there 2 dogs. They are very satisfied with them.
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Response from R M | Reviewed this property |
They do accept credit cards for payment.
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Response from ALFriedman | Reviewed this property |
It is a long, flat-bottomed aluminum outboard-powered jon boat, with a fabric top and bench seats facing each thwart.