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We so enjoyed the city tour. Gene was extremely knowledgeable and engaging and we learned a vast amount of interesting content around history, architecture, where to dine and shop.... with the great pride and humor as only a native can do! He made the trip both fin and informative. This is a "must-do" tour with a terrific guide!

Thank Babson15
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Joseph was a very informative guide that had information about everything and the area. He kept us entertained for the whole tour.
The stops on our tour were worthwhile and very interesting! The airboat tour was very fun-a little chilly but fun. The different plantations were so different it was worth the stop at both.

Thank adprochris222
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Gisele was wonderful. Very knowledgeable and Gracious. Felt like family and a part of the Coulter. Thank you again for the tours and hospitality.

Thank B6302QLtamarak
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our guide Madeleine was very knowledgeable. The pontoon ride with Brian was excellent. The guides at both of the plantations were also very knowledgeable. We enjoyed the tour immensely.

Thank Traveler519268
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our tour guide Ginnie Robilotta, promptly picked us up at our rental house at 8:00 am. We were a group of ten people. We went on a pontoon boat tour of the bayou and toured the Oak Alley Plantation and the Laura Plantation. Ginny is an excellent tour guide. Being Canadian, we didn't know a lot about the history of the New Orleans area. Ginnie is extremely knowledgeable and passionate about the area and the people.We all learned so much from her. The whole experience was very good, but we all agreed that travelling through the beautiful countryside with Ginnie teaching us about the people and their history was the best part of the whole day. She is so interesting and fun and has a great speaking voice. She made our day a fabulous experience! Ask for Ginnie by name. You won't regret it.

1  Thank Inspire771261
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Honestly, our guide was the best part. He was inviting, warm and knowledgeable. The plantations were lovely, as was lunch. The airboat tour was fun, even though we didn’t see any alligators. I was told they are hunkering down for the colder weather. Would totally recommend. So much fun.

1  Thank Lexycat15
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did a swamp tour followed by two plantation tours. Lunch was included in the Grand Tour with Air Boat.

The professionals at the site locations were respectful, the food was good, and to top it all off, Gisele was skillful and passionate in relating the incredible tales that make up the fast-paced and volatile history of a state that was founded and matured in a very unusual way.

She was bubbly but not overbearing. If her sensual French accent isn’t your fist hint that you’re going to have an incredible time, her smooth and engaging personality will pamper you with a historic New Orleans comfort you won’t find anywhere else.

P.S. she’s waaaaaay cooler than Billy :p
But I’m sure he’s good too.

Thank Brandon C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour was great and Gene was also - informative and nice character. Everyone on the tour was knowledgeable and friendly. Highly recommend.

Thank Matthew E
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not pleased with the tour or the customer service. Got to the boats and because our guide was so unorganized we were put on the large boat while others were put on the small boat that we had reserved. When it was brought to the guides attention we were told “well if you don’t want to go you don’t have to we can talk about a refund but I can’t take you back until the tour is over and the boat has returned.”
Classic bait and switch, I paid extra for a premium service and got the basic tour. Do not use this company, there are many others out there, choose wisely!!

Thank gordo538
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Isabelle C, Owner at Tours by Isabelle, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good morning Gordon, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience on our Airboat tour last Friday,
we use 13 passenger tour vans to bring you to the airboats and then passengers are either placed on two 6 to 7 passenger airboats or on one 13 passenger airboat. These are considered "Small Airboats". The large airboats range from 15 pass. to 30 passengers. On our website, we do clearly say that the capacity of our airboats is "from 6 to 13 passengers", you can see it here: https://toursbyisabelle.com/airboat-swamp-tour. I am sorry if that was not made clear to you all. So we did provide the service as advertised...But, since you seem so disappointed, we will be glad to ask Viator to refund you in full for this service. Thank you again for your feedback.
Cordially,
Isabelle Cossart

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of nine of us spent the afternoon on this tour and absolutely loved it. The transportation was perfect and comfortable with interesting history explained to us the entire way. The airboat tour was also very fun and interesting. Would highly recommend Tours by Isabelle to anyone visiting NOLA!

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