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Atchafalaya Basin Landing & Marina

1377 Henderson Levee Rd, Off I-10 Exit 115, Henderson, LA 70517-7869
+1 337-228-7880
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Amazing

Me and my teenage son enjoyed this tour so much that I had to write a review. Everyone was very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vteetea
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Richmond, Virginia
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Saw the biggest gator of my life

Went on an airboat ride. Didn't see much alligators so it was a bit dissapointing. Until we met Sam... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Corine S
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1377 Henderson Levee Rd, Off I-10 Exit 115, Henderson, LA 70517-7869
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my teenage son enjoyed this tour so much that I had to write a review. Everyone was very nice and genuine in all pleasantries. It was well worth the money and you will learn a lot about the animals and history. Our guide...More

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Basin L, General Manager at Atchafalaya Basin Landing & Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

So glad you enjoyed your trip. Lifelong memories are our goal!

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Went on an airboat ride. Didn't see much alligators so it was a bit dissapointing. Until we met Sam and Samantha. When Sam pulled up to the boat.....It is quite intimidating to see a 4,5 meter long alligator just one meter away from you. Sam...More

Thank Corine S
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This trip was sooo much fun. The guide was amazing and so knowledgeable. I'm from Louisiana and absolutely loved every minute of it. Made me proud to be from the boot!!!

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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

If this isn't on your bucket list, it should be. It was amazing. The knowledge of the guide, the "whee" moment when he puts the foot down, the scenery and last but not least all the gators! We loved every minute, particularly having a boat...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome tour! This is the second year we have taken this tour with Captain Tucker. We have taken kids ages 2-6 and they loved it! The Captain grew up on the swamp and shares his knowledge of the area during the tour.

Thank Dianna G
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Rent an airboat and a guide and you'd think you're starring in one of those TV reality shows where Cajuns are hunting alligators in the swamps of Louisiana. This is Atchafalaya Basin or Atchafalaya Swamp, the largest wetland and swamp in the United States. Located...More

1  Thank Taylor B
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Very fun! Our captain was knowledgeable, and we were in and out of every nook and crany of that swamp. Saw about 6 gators. Everyone was very friendly. Loved it!

Thank Melissa L
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

This was a wonderful experience for myself and my family. We had both chances to looks at the swamp and enjoy its serenity and then experience the excitement of have alligators all around your boat. Captain Craig made this a fun trip as he stopped...More

Thank cshrader
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic day out in the swamp ,our guide had so much knowledge of the area,history,and where anouts of gators with some favorite female gators.the scenery was breathe taking and airboat was so much fun.staff booking in were great.all in all a must for the region...More

Thank David G
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

I live in Texas which is roughly 4 hours away. A trip was planned to take my grandkids on an airboat ride to see the alligators and swamps. Swamps were pretty what little bit we seen. They had two places they feed the alligators we...More

1  Thank Mary T
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dpgerb
10 July 2017|
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Response from Tony H | Reviewed this property |
Yes it did on a few occasions. It was a fun trip
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solitarysouth3
30 June 2017|
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Response from BasinLanding | Property representative |
There isn't a weight limit, we would just need to know if there are any passengers over 250#, and an approx. weight of each on that is over. It would effect how many passengers we could put on the boat.
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dadencatering
25 December 2016|
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Response from Ross G | Reviewed this property |
i would say no. they have trained alligators to meet the boat, small dogs would be very attractive to hungry wild animals. Would be taking a risk and would be surprised if the operators would agree but please call them. We... More
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