Tours & activities by Travora Media from Viator

  • Location: New Orleans
  • Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
From USD $150.00

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Get ready for an exhilarating two-hour airboat ride deep into secluded bayous in Cajun Country. You will see all sorts of wildlife on your journey - alligators, giant catfish and nutrias. Then, continue onto Destrehan Plantation for a glimpse into the historic past of New Orleans. The small-group atmosphere with maximum 13 people ensures a more personal experience.

Highlights

  • All entrance fees included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Small group ensures personal service

First, you will ride out to the quaint and remote Cajun Village close to Paradis, LA for a thrilling high-speed ride onboard small airboats, comfortably gliding over marshes, deep into secluded bayous for approximately 2 hours. You may even get to hold a baby alligator, feed giant catfish, or meet a nutria face to face.

Then, travel to the Destrehan Plantation for a guided tour. This historic plantation, on Louisiana's Old River Road, is a lavishly restored Greek Revival antebellum mansion. Here you will have free time to enjoy lush gardens and majestic live oaks.


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Schedule details

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:

Tour departs from downtown New Orleans & French Quarter hotels only

Departure Time:
9am or 11:00am
(May depart later than stated)

Hotel pickups commence prior to this time

Duration:
5 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
Return Details:
Returns to original departure point

Pricing information

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9am Departure
Code: 1/2PAB-0900

Departs at 9am. Even with these specified times, there can be a 30 minute window before and after the stated time in which the pick-up occurs.

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USD $150.00
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11:00am Departure
Code: 1/2PAB-DP1100

Departs at 11:00am. Even with these specified times, there can be a 30 minute window before and after the stated time in which the pick-up occurs.

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USD $150.00
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Pricing information

Small-Group Airboat Swamp Adventure and Plantation Tour from New Orleans

Small-Group Airboat Ride and Plantation Tour from New Orleans

Inclusions:
  • Transport by 13-passenger air-conditioned van
  • 2-hour airboat ride
  • Tour of Destrehan Plantation
Exclusions:
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 5 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • Service animals are permitted. Please advise at time of booking to arrange accommodations
  • Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat
  • Due to the nature of the airboat, children under the age of 5, pregnant women, people with back or neck issues or recent surgeries are not allowed to participate.
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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: mikeschend, September 2016

This was a highlight of our stay in New Orleans. Captain Gary made it fun and the cruise into the swamps will be one of my best memories of New Orleans. Even had an alligator swim to the boat.
More time was needed at the plantation. It was interesting and we would have enjoyed more of the history.

Reviewed by: Kylie P, August 2016

I only did the airboat ride of this tour and it was absolutely awesome!!!!!! My airboat guide was very knowledgeable and made sure everyone had a great time.