Went here with fourty other people. The tour guide/captain, Mel was fantastic. Very knowledgeable and interesting. A full two hour tour. Highly recommend. Rating... excellent.
Meet for this swamp tour at Honey Island Swamp in Slidell, which is about an hour away from New Orleans. This wildlife area is one of the last protected wetlands in the entire state.
After you check in, board your open-air boat and get comfortable. Your boat sets off on the swamp as your guide tells you the history of the area as well as fun folklore associated with the swamp.
As you go, keep an eye out for wildlife, including alligators, snakes, wild boars, and birds. Make sure to have your camera ready so you can snap pictures, too. Your guide also takes you to a Cajun village in the swamp that’s used the area for medicine, food, and other everyday needs for years.Your New Orleans swamp and bayou tour ends back at the docking point in Slidell.
This is a trip that takes you out of the city, some 40 minutes from New Orleans. we were picked up by bus at our hotel, then various stops around the city to pick up others, that takes about 20 minutes, then a trip out...More
We had a great time with our friends on this swamp tour and saw about 20 alligators! Our guide was very knowledgeable about everything we saw and everywhere he took us. He was very comfortable with all of the gators and we felt very safe...More
Had a blast going through the swamp with Captain Ron. This is easily the best part of Louisiana but the knowledge and heartfelt love of the captain makes a very big difference. My hats off to this tour company and did I mention Captain Ron?...More
We were in search of something different to do on our last day in Louisiana. Most trips here, we stay close to Lafayette, with very little adventure. This is a must for anyone wanting to experience Louisiana. Judas was very knowledgeable about the vegetation, animals,...More