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Cajun Country Swamp Tours

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1209 Rookery Rd, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517-7424
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Extremely Interesting

To start I was planning on going to a early morning tour. After realizing that I wouldn't make it I... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
breuna1997
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South Houston, Texas
Great fun and Educational!

I booked this tour while visiting New Orleans. If you arrive more than 15 minutes ahead of time... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
LoveSummerRoadTrips
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Monterey Park, California
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Trip advisor Hall of Fame member does eco-swamptours through picturesque cypress/tupelo swamp. See a variety of swamp wildlife such as alligators,egrets,herons,turtles,etc. Owner is native cajun with college degrees in Zoology and Botany.
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1209 Rookery Rd, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517-7424
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

To start I was planning on going to a early morning tour. After realizing that I wouldn't make it I called and spoke with Shelly or Sheila regarding this. She was very, very understanding and suggested that I take a tour later in the day....More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

I booked this tour while visiting New Orleans. If you arrive more than 15 minutes ahead of time, just park your car and wait at the bunker. There is no building that indicates the tour. They come with a sign 15 minutes prior to boarding....More

1  Thank LoveSummerRoadTrips
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We booked the tour while visiting our daughter in Baton Rouge and we’re so glad we did. Our tour guide Bob was awesome: great personality and extremely knowledgeable! On our drive that morning, we were discussing whether we’d really see any gators / wildlife. Then...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

We all boarded a small comfortable flat-bottom boat. It was a beautiful day and the views were magnificent. Saw many species of birds that were described by our guide. Lots of alligators--or ALL sizes-- were also out. Our guide slowed and stopped the boat often...More

1  Thank Marie D
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Great time of year to see the wildlife. Great tour guide who was very knowledgeable. Will definitely come again

1  Thank Steve E
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

This tour, with Bob as our guide, was excellent. It wasn't simply motoring around the lake to spot alligators but rather an educational tour of all things cajun country. Bob was very knowledgeable in everything from the birds to the alligators to the trees and...More

Thank Bassman2014
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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

I have been on lots of swamp tours and this one rates right at the top. Shawn, the docent, boat driver, and money collector was great. He narrated just enough, but not too much. He did not scare the Gators or birds as he knew...More

Thank Don H
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

Bob took us on a tour that lasted in excess of two hours in his flat bottom boat. He was very knowledgeable and engaging. It was only a little over 60 degrees but the sun was out. We saw a couple gators sunning themselves and...More

Thank IBurnEasy
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

In the Small town of breaux bridge we mewoner t Vicki who called her step son who took us on this amazing tour. Can't believe the sheer natural wonder. Shawn was informed, humorous and really cute! We saw egrets, blue hetons5, red tail hawkd6, butter...More

1  Thank DesertSusan
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Excellent tour. Lake Martin is very beautiful and concentrates lots of different landscapes (swamp, marsh, open water) in a small area. Tour was 2 hour-long with a fun guy named Shawn who told jokes AND let us enjoy the silence and beauty of the place....More

Thank Claire F
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tyree3c
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Response from Tom H | Reviewed this property |
Definitely not. They are a small family business, and everything goes into the tours, which are superior.
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