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Steamboat Natchez Evening Jazz Cruise with Dinner Option

Steamboat Natchez Evening Jazz Cruise with Dinner Option

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The Steamboat Natchez is taking some time off, but her sister vessel will be taking her place. You’ll get the same authentic experience of New Orleans at night on this romantic riverboat cruise! Journey through time on a paddle-wheel boat ride along the mighty Mississippi. Stroll the deck, cozy up with family and friends, and delight in the sparkle of the urban shoreline at dusk. This excursion includes a Creole‐inspired dinner (if option selected) and live jazz music.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.00
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New Orleans Airboat Ride

New Orleans Airboat Ride

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Experience New Orleans’ wild bayou country on an exciting, family‐friendly airboat ride. This boat tour winds through the mossy cypress swamp close to Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, named for the 19th‐century pirate and smuggler. While onboard, enjoy lively commentary from a native guide as you admire lush, forested shoreline and spot local wildlife.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$55.00
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New Orleans Steamboat Natchez Harbor Cruise

New Orleans Steamboat Natchez Harbor Cruise

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The Steamboat NATCHEZ is taking some time off, but her sister vessel will be taking her place. You’ll get the same authentic riverboat experience, journeying back in time to when cotton was king and New Orleans was a budding port town that dazzled visitors with its colorful Creole culture. Board the historic riverboat for a morning or afternoon float down the mighty Mississippi. Stroll the deck, admire the iconic paddlewheel, enjoy live music, and snap picturesque shots of the beautiful urban shoreline. This family‐friendly excursion offers an optional tableside lunch (additional expense).
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$38.00
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Swamp and Bayou Sightseeing Boat Tour with Transportation from New Orleans

Swamp and Bayou Sightseeing Boat Tour with Transportation from New Orleans

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Discover the mystique of the swamps and bayous on a sightseeing boat tour from New Orleans. Travel deep into the secluded bayous across the Mississippi River to witness Cajun life and spot native wildlife. Your guide will provide commentary on Cajun culture and the myth‐laden swamps while you snap photos of alligators, raccoons, snakes, turtles, and native birds.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$52.00
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Experience Cajun Country: Swamp Boat Adventure and Plantations Full-Day Tour from New Orleans

Experience Cajun Country: Swamp Boat Adventure and Plantations Full-Day Tour from New Orleans

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Go beyond the French Quarter and discover the unique Cajun and Creole cultures of New Orleans during this full-day swamp and plantation tour. Venture deep into the bayous, with a small group limited to 8, to see Cajun living and spot wildlife like alligators and pelicans. Then, admire the beautiful architecture and learn about the history of Houmas House and Laura Plantation. Upgrade your ticket to include a high-speed airboat ride through the bayous.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$230.00
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Small-Group Swamp Tour by Airboat with Downtown New Orleans Pickup

Small-Group Swamp Tour by Airboat with Downtown New Orleans Pickup

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Experience the iconic New Orleans swamplands during a small-group airboat tour, led by a professional guide. Alternate between adrenaline-fuelled high speeds and gentle cruising as you sail past fascinating flora and fauna. Capture fantastic photographs of alligators in their natural habitat, and relish the intimate atmosphere of a small-group, limited to only nine passengers. Enjoy the convenience of round-trip transportation by comfortable, air-conditioned coach from your hotel in Downtown New Orleans.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$95.00
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Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise

Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise

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Sail down this Mississippi River on a classic Paddlewheeler boat on this New Orleans river cruise. Enjoy illuminating narration from a licensed historian and stop part-way through the trip to learn about the Battle of New Orleans. Then, get back aboard the vessel and enjoy a cash bar while admiring the views.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$36.00
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Swamp Boat Ride and Oak Alley Plantation Tour from New Orleans

Swamp Boat Ride and Oak Alley Plantation Tour from New Orleans

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Experience the civilized and the wild on a plantation tour and educational swamp boat ride from New Orleans. On this half-day journey, visit Oak Alley Plantation where you'll learn about antebellum life and stroll down its iconic tree-lined esplanade. Next, head into the marshy swampland for a boat ride and some wildlife spotting. Enjoy guided commentary as you snap photos of alligators, raccoons, snakes and native birds.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
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$109.00
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Small-Group Bayou Airboat Ride with Transport from New Orleans

Small-Group Bayou Airboat Ride with Transport from New Orleans

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Experience Louisiana’s wild bayou country on an exciting, family-friendly airboat tour. This tour includes an airboat ride that zips through the tree‐lined marshes at speeds up to 45 mph (72 kph). While onboard, enjoy lively commentary from your guide as you view lush scenery and local wildlife, including alligators, nutria, and native birds. Pickup and drop-off from downtown New Orleans and French Quarter hotels included.
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  • 4 hours
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$128.00
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Honey Island Swamp Tour with Pickup from New Orleans

Honey Island Swamp Tour with Pickup from New Orleans

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Trade in the urban bustle for the bayou on a half-day trip from New Orleans to the wilds of the Honey Island Swamp. Relax on the ride from your downtown or French Quarter hotel, and then cruise beneath hanging moss and cypress trees while a wetland ecologist shares tall tales and fun facts about this protected nature reserve on the shores of Lake Ponchartrain. Learn about Louisiana’s long-standing fishing industry, and keep an eye out for native critters like otters, turtles, egrets, and alligators lurking beneath the surface.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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VIP: Steamboat Natchez Dinner Cruise with Private Boat and Engine Room Tour

VIP: Steamboat Natchez Dinner Cruise with Private Boat and Engine Room Tour

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The Steamboat NATCHEZ is taking some time off, but her sister vessel will be taking her place. You’ll get the same authentic riverboat experience while you step up the luxury on this Viator VIP dinner cruise. Your experience begins with a complimentary Champagne cocktail while you take a guided tour of the boat’s authentic fixtures and spaces such as the pilot house. In the dining room, you’ll have a reserved table where you can relax, indulge in a sumptuous tableside dinner and enjoy a live jazz performance. If you want to go all out, upgrade to a full‐bar option.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$159.95
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Honey Island Swamp Tour

Honey Island Swamp Tour

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Cruise through the wild wetlands of Honey Island Swamp on a 2-hour boat tour. Located on the marshy shores of Lake Ponchartrain just north of New Orleans, this protected nature reserve is home to an array of southern wildlife, from egrets and herons soaring above to otters and alligators lurking below the water’s surface. Hear tales of swamp pirates, fishermen’s lore and mysterious creatures from your captain as you glide past hanging moss and swooning cypress trees.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.00
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Oak Alley Plantation and Large Airboat Swamp Tour from New Orleans

Oak Alley Plantation and Large Airboat Swamp Tour from New Orleans

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Visit a former plantation and ride through the swamp during this two-in-one tour. Start with a visit to Oak Alley Plantation for a tour of the antebellum mansion. Follow the oak-shaded paths to the blacksmith shop during your free time. Lunch is available to purchase at the restaurant on-site. Next, head to the dock for your swamp tour. Search for alligators and other wildlife and stop for photo ops while aboard an airboat. Round-trip hotel transport provided from New Orleans.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$135.00
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Steamboat Natchez Jazz Brunch Cruise in New Orleans

Steamboat Natchez Jazz Brunch Cruise in New Orleans

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The Steamboat NATCHEZ is taking some time off, but her sister vessel will be taking her place. You’ll get the same classic New Orleans experience of a lovely jazz brunch aboard a historic riverboat! Journey through time on this cruise along the mighty Mississippi. Stroll the deck, admire the iconic paddlewheel, and snap picturesque shots of the beautiful urban shoreline. This family‐friendly excursion includes a delectable brunch loaded with famous Louisiana dishes and live music from a local jazz trio.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$38.00
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New Orleans Small Group Airboat Swamp Tour

New Orleans Small Group Airboat Swamp Tour

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Delve into the atmospheric beauty of New Orleans’ vast swamplands on an exciting 2-hour small-group tour by airboat. With a knowledgeable guide, cruise past fascinating flora and fauna, scouring the picturesque scenery for sightings of alligators and other rare creatures. Experience the exhilaration of traveling at high velocity as your driver alternates between gentle cruising and high-speed bursts. Receive personalized attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to only 9 passengers.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$75.00
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Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Jazz Cruise with Option To Purchase Dinner

Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Jazz Cruise with Option To Purchase Dinner

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Go for a sunset cruise aboard the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen on this boat trip. Listen to an on-board jazz band and choose to add on a Creole-style dinner buffet as the boat sails along the Mississippi River. Take in the views from the promenade deck and sip New Orleans-inspired cocktails.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Full Day Oak Alley Plantation and Swamp Boat Tour from New Orleans

Full Day Oak Alley Plantation and Swamp Boat Tour from New Orleans

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Soak up the atmosphere of the bayou on this 8-hour cultural tour from New Orleans. Visit the Oak Alley Plantation House, dating from 1837, and view the stately row of 28 evenly spaced mature oaks that line the driveway. Follow your guide, dressed in period costume, through the mansion, the blacksmith shop and the onsite restaurant. Then, learn about life in the bayou's waterways aboard a swamp and wetlands boat tour. See the amazing variety of flora and fauna native to the area and hear about life in the Barataria Swamps from your native guides. Round-trip transportation from New Orleans is included.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$115.00
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New Orleans Swamp Tour Boat Adventure

New Orleans Swamp Tour Boat Adventure

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Immerse yourself in the rich culture and natural splendor of New Orleans’ mystifying swamps and wetlands on a 2-hour New Orleans swamp tour and wetlands adventure. Relax in the luxurious interior of a New Orleans swamp tour boat as you cruise past cultural highlights like a Cajun cemetery, an Indian burial mound and a traditional fishing village. Scour the scenery for fascinating flora and fauna like snakes, turtles and alligators while listening to interesting commentary from your professional guide.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$29.00
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Airboat Ride with Round-Trip Transportation from New Orleans

Airboat Ride with Round-Trip Transportation from New Orleans

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Experience New Orleans’ wild bayou country on an exciting, family‐friendly airboat tour. This fun-filled tour includes a ride on the boat plus admission to an albino alligator exhibit and transportation from New Orleans. While on-board, enjoy lively commentary from your guide as you spot local wildlife, including alligators, nutria and native birds, and visit the secluded fishing village of Jean Lafitte, the infamous 19th‐century smuggler. The airboat holds 15-27 passengers.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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90-Minute Jean Lafitte Swamp and Bayou Tour

90-Minute Jean Lafitte Swamp and Bayou Tour

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Experience the Jean Lafitte National Park and Preserve on this pontoon excursion led by a local guide. After a convenient, optional pickup from your accommodation, learn about Southern Louisiana’s distinctive ecology while cruising past magnificent cypress trees and watch for native wildlife like gators and egrets. Enjoy flexible timing and opt for a delicious lunch at Restaurant Des Familes with the 10 a.m. tour.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Large Airboat Swamp Tour with New Orleans Pick Up

Large Airboat Swamp Tour with New Orleans Pick Up

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Uncover the mysteries of the swamps surrounding New Orleans on an exhilarating airboat tour of the area, led by a professional guide. Cruise along the picturesque waterways in search of ferocious alligators and other rare wildlife while listening to illuminating commentary from your guide. Feel your adrenaline levels surge as your driver accelerates to high speeds, and capture fantastic photographs during regular stops. Enjoy the convenience of round-trip transportation by comfortable, air-conditioned coach.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$75.00
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Maurepas Swamp Tour, Small-Group Ecotour

Maurepas Swamp Tour, Small-Group Ecotour

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Explore the Louisiana swamp on a 2-hour boat tour that takes you through a variety of ecosystems. Travel with a small group limited to six people, riding in a customized flatboat that can navigate places that other tour boats cannot reach. Look for native wildlife like alligators, turtles, snakes, and a variety of birds, and hear commentary about Louisiana’s swamplands from your guide.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.00
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Small-Group Airboat Swamp Adventure and Plantation Tour from New Orleans

Small-Group Airboat Swamp Adventure and Plantation Tour from New Orleans

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Take a wild ride through the bayous of Cajun Country on this airboat adventure from New Orleans. In a small group, wind through tree‐lined swampland and spot abundant local wildlife, including nutria, alligators, and giant catfish, and stop at Destrehan Plantation to get a taste of the elegant antebellum south.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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New Orleans Swamp Tour Boat Adventure With Pickup

New Orleans Swamp Tour Boat Adventure With Pickup

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Lose yourself in the atmospheric depths of the New Orleans swamps and wetlands on an exhilarating 2-hour boat tour, led by a professional guide. Cruise past ancient wonders and listen to legends surrounding a 2000-year-old Indian burial mound and an atmospheric Cajun cemetery. Scour the Barataria Swamps for sightings of fascinating wildlife such as snakes, turtles and ferocious alligators, and learn about the area’s history and geology from your knowledgeable guide. Enjoy the convenience of round-trip transportation by luxury vehicle fro your New Orleans hotel.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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What people are saying about Water Tours in New Orleans

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Steamboat Natchez Evening Jazz Cruise with Dinner Option
"Food, weather, waiters, alcohol, view, and the boat was all great. It was a perfect night. I enjoyed every bit of our experience."..."
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New Orleans Airboat Ride
"The tour guide was amazing. He was very knowledgeable about the area and wildlife. I would recommend this tour to anyone."..."
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New Orleans Steamboat Natchez Harbor Cruise
"The live music was incredible, people were dancing and singing along. Drinks, food and snack are available if you do not select the meal option."..."
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Swamp and Bayou Sightseeing Boat Tour with Transportation from New Orleans
"You don't have to drive to the boat, the driver explained about the area we drove through. Upon arrival plenty of time to refresh ourselves, get beverages and snacks. Our captain was fun. We saw lots of alligators and told us the history of the area. Air conditioned return trip was nice. Would recommend this trip."..."
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Experience Cajun Country: Swamp Boat Adventure and Plantations Full-Day Tour from New Orleans
"Amazing tour! The whole experience was seamless, every guide was knowledgeable and personable, and I loved the small tour size. I could not recommend this tour more!! And lunch was delicious :)"..."
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Small-Group Swamp Tour by Airboat with Downtown New Orleans Pickup
"Captain Dewey was great. Saw a lot of alligators, learned about the animals and area, had some fun. Great experience! My wife grinned the whole time."..."
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Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise
"Wonderful a lot of history you will learn.Enjoyed my 🎂 It is a tour that you must experience if ever in New Orleans."..."
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Swamp Boat Ride and Oak Alley Plantation Tour from New Orleans
"Our tour guide Jim was extremely knowledgeable, very polite, professional and friendly, our day trip was both educating and fun. Thank you also to our driver Donald who drove us there and back safely on the very clean and very comfortable luxury tour bus. We enjoyed it that much we booked the voodoo cemetery trip for the next day."..."
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Small-Group Bayou Airboat Ride with Transport from New Orleans
"Excellent, personalized service from our tour guide Giselle and a fun, informative and exciting journey by Captain Chris! Isabelle herself made special accommodations for our group due to inclement weather."..."
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Honey Island Swamp Tour with Pickup from New Orleans
"Best tour guide ever! He was funny and very knowledgeable and made the tour very fun.! From start to end he kept us entertained.!"..."
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VIP: Steamboat Natchez Dinner Cruise with Private Boat and Engine Room Tour
"Gina, our hostess was wonderful! She is genuinely a sweet lady! We chose the VIP package to have a tour of the boat with the Captain. He was very nice and knew so much about the boat and the Mississippi River. We did not get to go on the Natchez due to it being in dry dock for servicing. We were on the City of New Orleans. We hope to go again!"..."
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Honey Island Swamp Tour
"We got to see so much wildlife on this tour! We saw alligators, raccoons, blue heron, bald eagle, wild boar. It was so fun and our 3 kiddos had such a great time! Our tour guide was super knowledgeable!"..."
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Oak Alley Plantation and Large Airboat Swamp Tour from New Orleans
"The air boat ride was great. Our boat captain was very knowable and had some good tails about the swamp!"..."
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Steamboat Natchez Jazz Brunch Cruise in New Orleans
"Great tour to accommodate you no matter what time of year. Informational tour very educational. I will definitely be back"..."
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New Orleans Small Group Airboat Swamp Tour
"We had a great time !! The guid was very knowledgeable about the area and answered all our questions. Kids had a BLAST !!"..."
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Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Jazz Cruise with Option To Purchase Dinner
"Our experience on the Creole Queen was soooo worth the money. The food on the dinner cruise was amazing and the views and atmosphere made for a magical evening!"..."
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Full Day Oak Alley Plantation and Swamp Boat Tour from New Orleans
"I’m not sure where to start. Everything was amazing. From the pickup to the comfort of the buses to the tour themselves. I loved the oak alley tour. It was an educational experience. I also loved the swamp tour, especially touching the baby gators and feeding the gators. It was awesome. I would highly recommend!!"..."
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New Orleans Swamp Tour Boat Adventure
"I had a great time. The ride was relaxing and I really enjoyed myself. I even got to pick up a baby alligator."..."
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Airboat Ride with Round-Trip Transportation from New Orleans
"We had a good time, it was pretty easy to check in, the line was long to get in but once we were onboard they were playing live music on the top deck, then a live amazing pianist in the first floor, drinks and snacks available if you didn't purchase the ticket that includes a meal. Beautiful views, I'd definitely recommend."..."
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90-Minute Jean Lafitte Swamp and Bayou Tour
"Perfect day to take a boat ride down the swamps & bayous & see a couple of gators. Our tour guid I believe his name was Buck (Sunday April 18 at 12:00 boat #5 ) he was great on explaining everything showing us up close as possible the gators. We got to hold a baby gator too. Thank you for a informative pleasure ride."..."
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Large Airboat Swamp Tour with New Orleans Pick Up
"We had a really great time on the tour. Captain Chez was an awesome guide. He was very knowledgeable and extremely friendly. I would do this again. Excellent Tour."..."
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Maurepas Swamp Tour, Small-Group Ecotour
"We had such an incredible time on our tour, which really felt like an adventure rather than a tour. Our guide was so knowledgeable and fun. It was a very memorable experience!"..."
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Small-Group Airboat Swamp Adventure and Plantation Tour from New Orleans
"What a great trip! Our host was phenomenal! Giving us a history lesson on New Orleans and the surrounding area as we drove out to the swamp. At the swamp, our new tour guide was excellent giving us lessons on swamp life and showing us the treat of a few alligators up close! Wild life was amazing including seeing the Bald Eagle. Touring the plantation was so fascinating! I would have liked to learn more about the family and their daily lives but I understand the need to discuss the enslaved peoples endeavor."..."
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New Orleans Swamp Tour Boat Adventure With Pickup
"The instructor was amazing. Very funny and entertaining. He made sure we found some alligators and even got up close and personal!"..."

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