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locally owned and family run New Orleans tour company,first class, small scale, personalized service since 1979. Experienced and knowledgeable Driver-Guides on board comfortable, top of the line 13 passenger vans enthusiastically will make you fall...more
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12621 Patterson Rd, New Orleans, LA 70131-3219
+1 504-398-0365
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Reviewed yesterday

Great tour guide - Giselle!! Tour lasted longer than expected-not rushed at all. She was very knowledgeable and made the tour interesting. Love the small group, worth the money. It is so much easier to see things and ask questions. highly recommend.

Thank Luckygirl4148
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We chose the tour with Isabelle that included visiting Oak Alley plantation & Laura plantation and Airboat. First Gene took us to the airboat to see the alligators & hear about the creole people. Next Gene took us to the plantations. He made it great...More

Thank Andrea Z
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was the most fun thing we did while in New Orleans. My husband and I had a great time. Our guide was born and raised in the area and did a fantastic job. We saw plenty of gators (close!), but not close enough to...More

Thank Janet O
Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I did the Air Boat Tour and the tours of the Oak Alley & Laura Plantation. All three tours were absolutely amazing, full of excitement, information and tons of photo ops. But John was the BEST! He was born and raised in...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We took the Swamp and Plantation Tour. Ellen was our driver and guide. Ellen went above and beyond to make our tour fantastic. Her knowledge of the history of the area added so much to our experience. Our boat ride in the bayou was pleasant...More

Thank Bill K
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a wonderful day. We started off with our tour guide Gene Reyes picking us up. We headed to the Swamp tour and we’re lucky enough to see many alligators, and even fed them some marshmallows. We then headed to Oak Alley Plantation for...More

Thank Deb837
Reviewed 6 days ago

Isabelle's small group tours are a great options for those who would like to explore outside the city but don't have a car or would just rather let someone else do the driving and planning. With Billy as our driver and guide we all had...More

Thank Sydney727
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The start of the tour was slightly late potentially from earlier tour. We were doing the New Orleans history tour. We drove around French quarter then drove through some of the neighbouring areas and Giselle explained the different types of houses. She was not really...More

Thank philosIsleofMan
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great tour for an overview of New Orleans, plus our guide Jerry was filled with abundant knowledge of local history. This is also a fantastic way to see New Orleans if you have any disability that hinders a lot of walking. With...More

Thank gamaking2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends and I enjoyed the tour of Oak Alley and Laura plantations on Sunday Sept. 23, 2018. Our tour guide Billy was extremely friendly, humorous and shared wonderful stories about the city from a true native New Orleanian's point of view. He was clearly...More

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April 27, 2018|
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Response from Dakota H | Reviewed this property |
We did both with a 11:00-4:30. We had a small group so we got back a little sooner then expected.
April 3, 2018|
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Response from Isabelle C | Property representative |
Typically, we return to the city around 5PM or 5:30PM depending on traffic.
Jeff G
March 28, 2018|
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Response from Isabelle C | Property representative |
It is $ 115. per person, including the entrance fees to both Plantation estates at Oak Alley and at Laura Plantations.