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New Orleans Tour Company

Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Best thing we did on our trip! Kids loved it. We took the regular swamp boat and we were glad we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kevin B
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Laura and Oak Alley Plantation tours

visited both plantations in JUL, have to admit there was much that i did not know, our guide on the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jenn G
Calgary, Canada
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New Orleans Tour Company offers only the top-rated local tours. Choose from airboat or covered boat swamp tours, small-coach city tours, plantation tours, walking tours and money-saving combination tours. No hidden fees and no cancellation fees...more
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New Orleans, LA 70116
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best thing we did on our trip! Kids loved it. We took the regular swamp boat and we were glad we did! Not as noisy saw the same stuff, were covered from sun, could move around, and best of all way cheaper! Our guide was...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

visited both plantations in JUL, have to admit there was much that i did not know, our guide on the way to the plantations from Cajun Encounters was very knowledgeable about the area and gave us plenty of stops for photo ops even though we...More

Thank Jenn G
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

We are a group of 4 from St. Louis who took a small airboat tour on Monday with Louisiana tour company and Captain BeeBop. We had a blast! He was so knowledgeable about the wildlife and the area. He kept the tour interactive, comfortable, and...More

Thank Cara S
Reviewed June 22, 2018

The airboat ride definitely exceeded our expectations. The bus rides on the way there and back were very nice, both of the drivers grew up in NOLA and had lots of info. When we got there, there was a small shop to get snacks and...More

Thank CaitlinVF
Reviewed June 19, 2018

We had the best bayou experience on the airboat tour & our tour guide was amazing! The shuttle service picked us up at our hotel, approx. 40min drive outside of town to swamp tour location, approx. 2hr ride on the airboat & then another 40min...More

Thank Bekah P
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

Literally to he best tour .. Captain Ernie was so informative! Here's very passionate about his Gators and it shows! Gave us lots of information ! Will definitely recommend him and his company! Had a great day on the Bayou!/

Thank lauraduksa
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

We decided to do the swamp boat tour the last weekend we were in town and this did not disappoint. All the tours have good reviews so we picked one that was close to the hotel. We had Felix as our guide and he was...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed March 12, 2018

Captain Ernie was fun and informative. We got to see gators of all sizes on this boat ride. I would definitely recommend this place to anybody who wants to check out the swamp in NOLA. It's also a short drive from downtown.

Thank Marlyn A
Reviewed March 11, 2018

We took this tour because it was rated highly on trip advisor. So we aren't sure if they get their reviews deleted or if it truly was just an off day. First, we booked the day before. When speaking to the gentleman on the phone,...More

1  Thank Christirdh
Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

We booked the smaller boat which holds 8, we had 6 in our party so we had room for a cooler. The shuttle picked us up from our hotel, we transferred to another shuttle and then got to site. Our airboat captain Brad was quite...More

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Stephen J, Manager at New Orleans Tour Company, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to write such a detailed review. It's feedback like yours that help us to enjoy finding our guests the absolute best tours in NOLA...we truly appreciate it and can't wait to see you back!

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That sound? That flavor? That certain je ne sais quoi
that lets you known you’re in “Nawlins” and nowhere
else? It’s all good and in broad abundance on the
streets of Tremé, where so much of what’s considered
to be the very best of New Orleans culture and
tradition is, put simply, just how people go about
their daily lives in this historic part of town. As
one of America’s oldest African-American neighborhoods
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Toni H
July 11, 2018|
Response from lauraduksa | Reviewed this property |
I believe so .. Your seatbelted in so I don't see why not..best would be to call
Toni H
July 11, 2018|
Response from Stephen J | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for your inquiry. Yes, children over 4' feet tall can ride airboats. There is no age requirement, only the height requirement for their safety. If they're smaller than 4', the covered swamp boat is a great... More
March 12, 2017|
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Response from Sharon C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late response.... We got to hold a baby alligator! It was so cute.... it was also funny because a few people on our boat were afraid to touch it!!