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Houma Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

114 Tourist Dr, Gray, LA 70359-6311
+1 985-868-2732
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We received a lot of information on the different activities available in the Houma region. We... read more

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Reviewed 5 days ago
fabi0024
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Houma CVB

Very informative & interactive office, lots of written publications available too so worth a stop... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
PETERTGCRADDICK
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Mombasa, Kenya
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Less than an hour south of New Orleans, the Houma area offers authentic Cajun Culture, outdoor adventure, beautiful views of the bayou, world-class fishing, and mouth-watering cuisine. The Houma Area Convention and Visitors Bureau is your first stop for information on Louisiana's Bayou Country and making the most out of your stay.
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114 Tourist Dr, Gray, LA 70359-6311
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+1 985-868-2732
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We received a lot of information on the different activities available in the Houma region. We recommend to go there if you do not have a precise idea of what you want to do in the Houma region

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very informative & interactive office, lots of written publications available too so worth a stop. Friendly staff behind the counter too if specific questions.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The staff at this visitor center are very helpful and engaged. I came to them knowing nothing about the city, I was just there to get information on the city’s geocaching challenge. They gave me the challenge’s game board (a must do btw!!) as well...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We visit. We loved the driving tours, walking downtown, and swamp tours. Food is fantastic in Houma! Visitors’ Center personnel very knowledgeable and helpful .

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Simple, fun, educational, exciting, just all around great people. Bending over backwards to make your visit SUPERB!!! Best we have ever been too and we travel a lot. We already have plans to stop in there again on our next trip down... They point you...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018

We drove a few miles out of our way to stop there. We were met at the door by an overbearing woman who wouldn't leave us alone. She was telling us where to go and what to do. All we wanted was to look at...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2018

We have never been to this area and planned to spend 5 days, geocaching and going to mardi gras parades. We needed info. The staff were great and very helpful in advising us. I would recommend this as a first stop to the area. The...More

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HoumaTravelCVB, Visitor Services and Events Manager at Houma Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Hi, Nancy Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. You visited us at a great time! What better way to explore the area than with Geocaching and Mardi Gras parades. I'm pleased to hear that you found your experience at the...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2017

We flew in from Ohio to attend a Geocaching Event put on by the VBC. We are so happy we came and what a wonderful group of people we met. We enjoyed seeing a new part of Louisiana . Thanks for making our trip memorable.More

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HoumaTravelCVB, Visitors Services and Events Manager at Houma Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor! I am so very glad to hear that you enjoyed the Cache de Bayou event in Houma. It was definitely a memorable weekend with all of our Geocachers and we hope to see you...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

Friendly staff and useful information brought in an interactiv way with interest in flora fauna, culture, history and economyMore

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HoumaTravelCVB, Visitor Services and Events Manager at Houma Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor! I am glad to hear that you found your experience here and the staff at the visitors center to be friendly and informational. We hope to see you again soon in Bayou Country. Safe and...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Excellent place to rest and catch up on Houma's history. Fantastic clean facility with very interesting architecture and exhibits. Staff was awesome and it far exceeded my expectations. Will visit again!More

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HoumaTravelCVB, Visitor Services and Events Manager at Houma Area Convention & Visitors Bureau, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you so very much for your kind review of your experience here at the new Houma Visitors Center. I am glad to hear that we exceeded your expectations and that you enjoyed all our center has to offer. We certainly hope to see you...More

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