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New Orleans Swamp Tours

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New Orleans Swamp Tours
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New Orleans Swamp Tours offers our guests a thrilling and educational high speed airboat tour through the heart of New Orleans’ Cajun Country. Just 25 miles from Downtown New Orleans you can visit the wild swamps and bayous that meander through...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
4720 Jean Lafitte Blvd, Located under the Yellow Pavilion next to the bridge, New Orleans, LA 70067-5406
+1 504-481-9138
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All reviews baby alligator air boat airboat ride plant life smaller boat boat captain jean lafitte spanish moss interesting facts an excellent tour guide highly recommend this tour his knowledge take pictures lots of fun french quarter alligators egrets
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took this tour, which included transportation from a nearby hotel. Our bus arrived on time and our driver was great to talk to. The swamp tour was spectacular! Our guide, Jason, did a great job. We saw several alligators, turtles, egrets & herons. I...More

Thank Rick P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Holiday Inn Express made our trip so easy. They helped us book our trip, handled our transportation and even held our luggage for us even though we had checked out. Eugene the driver was very entertaining and knowledgeable about the area. Ernie the captain...More

Thank valerie2000r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was just what we were looking for! We took the small airboat, which I definitely recommend. We got to go into a lot of smaller areas because of the size of the boat. Our captain was great! Gave us lots of interesting info and...More

1  Thank Karen D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The boat trip was fun. There were all ages on board and that seemed to work out fine. Our tour package included hotel pickup and drop off but they would not pick us up at our hotel (Homewood Suites) in the French Quarter and specified...More

Thank Nadenodrac
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

We did this tour and from the start it was wonderful Darak was our bus driver to take us there he so fun on the trip as well as very patient in waiting on us older folk. When we got on the boat captain Gary...More

Thank Paula M
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We took the swamp boat tour and it was amazing! Lots of fun, our tour guide was well informed and we were able to see lots of alligators. The guide was friendly and interactive. The gift shop also had an albino alligator in it as...More

Thank Tabarey
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

The boats are loud .....but they give you head pieces so it muffles the sound ......the boat itself is so much fun .....they take you for a bit of a ride and then you go down these canals ......very eerie .....we saw lots of alligators...More

Thank lsoper
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We picked the small airboat and did not regretted it. Absolutely cool afternoon with a 6th generation captain.

Thank Katgro
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

I wanted to experience a swamp boat tour during my first trip to New Orleans and found the Ultimate Swamp Tour on Groupon. I was picked up from and dropped off back to my hotel for an extra cost of $30 for the round trip....More

Thank David A
Reviewed August 10, 2018

A wonderful, exciting tour. Picked up at and returned to the hote in small busses, air conditioned, fast ride. Enter the boats and have fun. See nature and wild life, meet and feed crocodiles, hold crocodile babies in your hands. Learn about people and culture.

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Deb K
May 10, 2018|
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Response from Travelingbug29 | Reviewed this property |
We got our thru viator. All tours are different amount of times or what's included. I would check their site. Have fun :)
April 4, 2018|
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Response from TracyKJ | Reviewed this property |
You can book a tour via on line and a van will come pick you up at your hotel (or a hotel close to your hotel)
April 2, 2017|
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Response from phimumom | Reviewed this property |
I would think you would see more alligators in the morning when they sun themselves. Sunset would be better for viewing others.