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Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours

#1 of 19 things to do in Breaux Bridge Features Animals
1151 Rookery Rd, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517-7423
+1 337-230-4068
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Best thing to do in lafayette

This was an amazing experience. Fun and educational. Captain Morgan was excellent and being local... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2016
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Amazing alligators ... and birds!

We had a private tour with Eddie and it was fabulous. Lake Martin is a beautiful location and even... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2016
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RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED: Please call prior to confirm a tour is departing at a scheduled time. Swamp Tour Times: 8am, 9:30am, 11am, 1pm, 4pm, 6pm Located in Breaux Bridge near Lafayette, LA, Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours guided eco boat rides offer insight into Lake Martin's swamp, St. Martin Parish's hidden jewel. Please call for reservation because tour times vary. This professionally guided swamp tour will take you safely through cypress trees and tupelo gum trees draped in Spanish moss. This swamp is home to 205 different species of birds, and inhabits some of the largest alligators you will ever see up close and personal! We are open year round, 7 days a week. We are the only swamp tour at Lake Martin to provide indoor air-conditioned clean restrooms, souvenir shop, including cold drinks, hot dogs, sandwiches, nachos, ice cream, and New Orleans' snowballs! Outdoor covered deck provides seating areas overlooking the water, inside seating areas with A/C, big screen TVs - just to name a few amenities. Come hang out with us for an afternoon and join us on a Cajun Swamp Tour that you will remember for years to come! We can accommodate large groups. Photographers, bring your cameras!
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
1151 Rookery Rd, Breaux Bridge, LA 70517-7423
+1 337-230-4068
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Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

This was an amazing experience. Fun and educational. Captain Morgan was excellent and being local new all about the flora and fauna making it 2 hours well worth spending.would recommend highly.

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Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

We had a private tour with Eddie and it was fabulous. Lake Martin is a beautiful location and even in winter teeming with wildlife. We saw herons, egrets, cormorants and soaring ospreys. There were lots of cute little turtles and plenty of the main attractions,...More

1  Thank K_Dizzle_NZ
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We had 51 folks on a bus tour and stopped for directions. Ended up booking a swamp tour for 39 in the group. Guides were excellent and were glad to share this great site with us. Lots of critters including a bald eagle that flew...More

1  Thank April G
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Captain Morgan was knowledgeable, informative, hilarious and an all around great guy. It was chilly and we only saw a few gators but the landscape was fabulous!

1  Thank Sheryl C
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Captain Morgan was a great guide. he was very knowledgeable about the trees, flowers, and animals. He made sure he found several gators for us to see and photograph!

1  Thank Boo S
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Guide was great, we saw lots of wildlife including alligators in late November!! Lake is gorgeous. The only downside is that it was raining for the first hour of the tour and they don't have covered boats which made for a chilly trip (the only...More

1  Thank Alok K
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Great swamp tour on Lake Martin. Our guide Paul was really knowledgeable and kind. He knows everything about the lake and its inhabitants. Two very interesting hours in an wonderful nature.

1  Thank Florent149
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Taking a swamp tour with a guide who obviously knows, loves and respects the area and the animals in it is magic. Eddy was a great guide. We had a spectacular afternoon, seeing 'gators of all sizes, turtles, a wide variety of birds (even a...More

1  Thank Polliwaffle
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

I could not give these guys enough stars!!!!! We were in town from Tennessee and it was our last day in town and they ended up shutting down the interstate on our way there. It took us 5 hours from Baton Rouge which is normally...More

1  Thank Casey D
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Eddy was a great captain--funny, knowledgeable, and made an effort to give a great tour. We are recent transplants to Louisiana from Southern California and this was our first swamp tour. The scenery was truly stunning. I would take this tour again in a heartbeat...More

1  Thank Sarah R
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Response from Larry S | Reviewed this property |
We have been 3 times and never had any problem with Misquetos or and insects. Loved that. We worried also but it was fantastic. No problems!
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Response from B A | Reviewed this property |
I always recommend early morning.
24 April 2016|
Response from B A | Reviewed this property |
I would use a telephoto lens as many are very far away.