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Old River Road Plantation Adventure

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2041 Canal St, New Orleans la, New Orleans, LA 70112-3017
+1 866-671-8687
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Take a exciting narrated journey through swamps and wetlands to a magical place where time has stood still, the Old River Road. Tour majestic Oak Alley Plantation's antebellum mansion and charming Laura plantation or historic Evergreen and view her 22 slave cabins. Haunted Manchac Swamp and a Cajun lunch are also available as a combo with the plantations. Named New Orleans Best Swamp Plantation combination with lunch. Antebellum mansion tours at their finest by Old River Road Plantation Adventure.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“oak alley” (144 reviews)
“swamp tour” (105 reviews)
“slave cabins” (16 reviews)
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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2041 Canal St, New Orleans la, New Orleans, LA 70112-3017
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"oak alley"
in 144 reviews
"swamp tour"
in 105 reviews
"slave cabins"
in 16 reviews
"mint julep"
in 18 reviews
"laura tour"
in 7 reviews
"included lunch"
in 6 reviews
"combo tour"
in 12 reviews
"old south"
in 7 reviews
"explore the grounds"
in 4 reviews
"sugar cane"
in 8 reviews
"cajun pride"
in 8 reviews
"great tour"
in 30 reviews
"houmas house"
in 4 reviews
"half day tour"
in 4 reviews
"southern louisiana"
in 4 reviews
"gift shop"
in 16 reviews
"dropped off"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was one of the highlights of this trip. The tour guide was great. Gave us lots of info about New Orleans, the rivers and the plantations. It was about an hour drive from the French Quarter. You are not supposed to take photos in...More

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Maria S, Manager at Old River Road Plantation Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to write us a review. Happy to hear that our tour was one of the highlights of your trip.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice trip visiting 2 plantations. Driver was a bit annoying, unfortunately, but we enjoyed learning the history of each site.

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Maria S, General Manager at Old River Road Plantation Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for writing us a review, do you remember the name of the driver, and the date you took the tour?

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jacques was great, very knowledgeable and entertaining. Oak alley is beautiful both inside and outside and Laura tour was veeery detailed (even too much for my brain hahah) and interesting. Swamp tour was great too, we even got the chance to hold a young alligator....More

Thank Asier P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Started off good with our driver Jacques being right on time to our hotel, and getting right along as soon as the last passengers boarded. He took a scenic route to oak alley allowing us to see seven plantations along the way. He did a...More

Thank Dan S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend this tour and especially our guide Jacques. He was extremely knowledgeable and enthusiastic. A proud native of southern Louisiana, he brought a authentic flavor to the experience. Cheers.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bumpy bus with poor to no shock absorbers. Had to drive around dropping people off for other tours...extending my time in the bumpy bus. Then had to go back and pick them up...again more time on the road. On the way back to town had...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2018

We had some trouble and miscommunications the morning of our tour, but the lady from Old River in the end fixed everything and made sure we had a great tour. I recommend Old River, but make sure you're at the pick up spot 10 minutes...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018

We enjoyed the FREE shuttle pick up from our Hotel for our Plantation and Swamp combo tour. Highly recommend combining both for a great day out. We did Laura and & Oak Alley plantations and arrived prior to the crowds and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Driver...More

Thank Amanda H
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Reviewed May 10, 2018

We were given loads of information and history about Laura plantation jaques is. Very knowledgeable filled us with info and had a right old laugh along the way it I said well worth doing the tour although we wish we'd had done them both now

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Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

Okay, can’t beat the convenience of having a tour picking you up at your hotel in the French Quarter to take you to Oak Alley Plantation in Old River Road. But the van was late picking us up, late getting us from one plantation to...More

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ZAGranny
March 9, 2017|
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Response from Ron S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can drive by and see the plantations. You can pull into the parking area and see them. You can't get into the houses or walk all of the grounds without a ticket. The plantations are beautiful but the explanation... More
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Response from Judy A | Reviewed this property |
You can get walk in tickets to the plantations, but you need to know that most close mid-afternoon and some are only open certain days of the week. Some, like Oak Alley, fill up the tour slots quickly. You can do your own... More
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