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New Orleans Swamp and Bayou Boat Tour With Transport

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Highlights
  • Visit one of New Orleans’ last protected wetlands
  • Explore hard-to-reach areas of the swamp
  • See a Cajun village and learn about the area’s history
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New Orleans Swamp and Bayou Boat Tour With Transport
From US$56.00
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12:15pm Tour w/ TransportMost Popular
Hotel pickups commence at 10:15am and return is at 3:30pm
US$56.00
9:30am Swamp Tour w/ Transport
Hotel pickups commence at 8:00am and return is at 12:45pm
US$56.00
2:45pm Swamp Tour w/ Transport
Hotel pickups commence at 1:15pm and return is at 6:00pm
US$56.00
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Overview
With alligators, hidden villages, and snakes, Louisiana’s swamps can be scary to explore on your own. On this tour, your guide will keep you safe—and fill you in on Cajun history—while you explore the swampy territories. Visit areas of Honey Island Swamp you can only reach by boat, and learn about the area’s wildlife from your guide. Plus, round-trip transportation from New Orleans makes for a no-hassle adventure.
What to Expect
Your tour starts with hotel pickup from New Orleans. Sit back and relax on the drive over to Honey Island Swamp in Slidell. Once you arrive, your adventure begins at one of Louisiana’s last protected wetland areas.

Board a flat-bottom boat that your guide can easily maneuver through the foliage and narrow passageways. Explore the wildlife in the area, and keep an eye out for animals, such as alligators, wild boars, and snakes. You'll visit hard-to-reach spots of the swamp.

Your guide will tell you about the history of the swamp and its importance to the people who still live there in a small Cajun village. 

Afterward, enjoy a relaxing transfer back to your New Orleans hotel.
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Reviewed today
Great Tour

Captain Everett is the best! Very professional, polite, personable and very funny. My wife and I had a great time. The 45 min. Bus ride out to Slidell was very informative, but the swamp tour was great. Saw many, many alligators, learned a lot about...More

Thank Greg M
Reviewed today
Centerpiece of our visit

Captain Sonny was our guide: very knowledgeable and friendly. The boat ride was pleasant. I'd recommend seating yourself on the opposite end so you can be "at the front," when the boat goes FAST (ie. get onboard last!). You'll likely see many marsh creatures: waterfowl,...More

Thank Anna L
Reviewed 3 days ago
Just a great afternoon out!

New Orleans, in common with most cities, has numerous tours and trips on offer. We opted for this one because the boats were fairly small, maximum 22 passengers which meant everyone had a front row seat. The organisation of the tour was excellent, picked up...More

1  Thank Taexali
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Birthday Holiday

We did the 9am tour for 08/07, please don't be like me and forget to confirm the pickup 48 hours before, good thing they were really nice about it and we still got picked up from our hotel around 8am. The driver was great and...More

Thank Ava L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great trip, very helpful and friendly staff

Convenient hotel pickups with informative bus driver who gave us a running commentary on New Orleans history as we drove out of town. A very funny and friendly boat operator who was great at answering questions and showed us some amazing sights from alligators to...More

Thank Conor M
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RedteesLinda
6 August 2018|
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Response from Keith M | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They have a facility to check in, restrooms, and gift shop where clients both drive up and are brought by bus. Plenty of parking. You can't miss it. I believe the address is 55345 Highway 90 East, Slidell, LA 70461
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Kyle K
20 July 2018|
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Response from wooden399 | Reviewed this property |
You could call and ask but there is quite a bit of time spent on a boat with alagators around They’re quite picky about what the gators eat. Not sure if you can drink on the bus. Beside we went in the morning and I don’t... More
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joe P
19 July 2018|
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Response from hellfirekeep | Reviewed this property |
Tickets bought are good year round. Unless you have a damned good excuse why you should get a refund, I'd call any tour office directly if you have a "distinct" problem with either a company or guide.
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