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Tours by Isabelle

12621 Patterson Rd, New Orleans, LA 70131-3219
+1 504-398-0365
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
12621 Patterson Rd, New Orleans, LA 70131-3219
+1 504-398-0365
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful experience thanks to Ellen. She picked us up from our hotel on time then we picked up a few more people and while driving to the swamp tour she gave us a great inside of the city. The swamp tour was...More

Thank Nadege D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the Swamp Boat,Oak Alley and Laura Plantation tour. Everything was great from the pickup at our hotel and back. Our tour guide was Ellen...she was amazing. She gave us a talking tour as we went to and from our excursions. We would definitely...More

Thank jcgood87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were promptly picked up at our hotel by our guide, Billy Liberta, who immediately welcomed us and provided immense information as we headed to pick up other passengers. Billy was personable, witty and encouraged questions throughout the day. His love and pride of New...More

Thank Linny51
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose Tours by Isabelle for a party of 6 airboat tour and it was fantastic! Our driver Jean was brilliant, the Plantation tour was really interesting and the airboat was great fun! We had a minor issue which Isabelle personally sorted incredibly promptly. We...More

Thank gtsclan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very enjoyable 1/2 day. Our guide was knowledgeable and spoke about the history of the area from explorers to geography of the area. Since we did not rent a car this is a wonderful way to get out to the plantations. We toured two plantations...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tour picks you up at your hotel and takes you about an hour out of the city first stopping at Laura Plantation. Most of the passengers decided to do both plantations but if you do, be prepared to go through them both quickly. You...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were picked up right on time by Jenny (?not sure if I got her name right). She drove us to the bayous and she was so interesting. Gave us an awesome and funny historical insight into New Orleans, kept me awake through the entire...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Jerry got us to the bayou, the plantations and back to our hotel, the Inn at the Ursuline. He was very efficient in his driving skills and knowledgeable about New Orleans and the surrounding area, both currently and historically. we enjoyed him very much. The...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Picked from the hotel, small group only 12. knowledgable guide. drove out to Laura plantation about an hour out of New Orleans, guided tour of house and grounds. Then on to Oak Alley, Creole Lunch included then guide tour of house, great host. tour grounds...More

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Isabelle arranged an excellent and very custom tour outside of NOLA that incldued a range of activities that typically take a couple of days to do. The tour included unique stops, good food, new vehicle, and an excellent driver. Thank you!

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Do we need Skeeter repellent for Swamp tour?
23 April 2017|
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Response from Isabelle C | Property representative |
Actually you really don't have to worry about bugs and mosquitoes on our swamp tours, the swamps and bayous where we go do not have stagnant water. The water is running and constantly fluctuating, therefore there are no bug... More
We will be arriving July 1st but staying in Hammond LA. Where can we go to get picked up and park our car since we aren't staying in downtown New Orleans? I want to take the Airboat Ride tour
27 March 2017|
Response from Isabelle C | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in our tours! We usually recommend being picked up from Harrah's Hotel (228 Poydras Street) as they have a parking garage attached to their hotel. Thank you, Tours by Isabelle
is there somewhere to purchase food while on the small group oak alley and Laura plantation tour?
20 December 2016|
Response from Isabelle C | Property representative |
Yes! At Oak Alley Plantation they do have a cafe attached to their grounds where you could purchase a sandwich or snack. Thank you!