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Swamp & Bayou Tour

by Gray Line New Orleans Duration 4h Features animals Free cancellation available No booking or credit card fees
per adult Price is $51
Amazing! 4.5/5 Expedia Guest Rating View all 51 Expedia Verified Reviews

Embrace the quintessential Louisiana landscape on the bayou. Head out on a custom-built all-weather boat to uncover the mysteries of the swamps, bayous, and the Cajun joie de vivre (joy of living).

Float along the waterways and landscapes of southern Louisiana. Discover how the Cajuns turned soup into gumbo, the washboard into a musical instrument, and the swamps into a paradise.

Observe the nesting grounds of alligators, egrets, raccoons, nutria, and many species of snakes. Learn why the wetlands are disappearing due to coastal erosion and how many are attempting to reverse that damage. Be sure to bring your camera to capture the bons temps (good times) on the bayou.

These tours have been featured on Showtime, Fox Sports, and Entertainment Tonight.

Embrace the quintessential Louisiana landscape on the bayou. Head out on a custom-built all-weather boat to uncover the mysteries of the swamps, bayous, and the Cajun joie de vivre (joy of living).

Float along the waterways and landscapes of southern Louisiana. Discover how the Cajuns turned soup into gumbo, the washboard into a musical instrument, and the swamps into a paradise.

Observe the nesting grounds of alligators, egrets, raccoons, nutria, and many species of snakes. Learn why the wetlands are disappearing due to coastal erosion and how many are attempting to reverse that damage. Be sure to bring your camera to capture the bons temps (good times) on the bayou.

These tours have been featured on Showtime, Fox Sports, and Entertainment Tonight.

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10:45 AM, Tour in English

Duration 4h No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

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Duration 4h No booking or credit card fees

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Duration 4h No booking or credit card fees

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8:45 AM, Tour in English

Duration 4h No booking or credit card fees

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Swamp & Bayou Tour

Activity Location

New Orleans 70116

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Toulouse Street Dock Ticket Office

    600 Decatur St.

    New Orleans 70130


Highlights

  • Guided swamp & bayou sightseeing boat tour

  • Native guides describing the Cajun culture

  • Viewing alligators, snakes, turtles & birds

  • Tour featured on Entertainment Tonight

  • Chance to learn about the wetlands & efforts to save them


Inclusions

  • Narrated roundtrip transportation

  • Narrated swamp cruise in covered vessel


Exclusions

  • Snacks are not included but are available for purchase at swamp

  • Gratuity


Know Before You Book

  • Children 6 and younger are complementary if they do not occupy a seat.

  • This activity is wheelchair accessible, but special arrangements need to be made for a wheelchair-accessible bus at least 72 hours prior to tour date.

  • Some wildlife are more numerous during the warmer months.

  • Tour vehicles are equipped for wheelchair storage. Please submit any special requests at least 48 hours in advance of your reservations.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

  • All tours and cruises depart from our Lighthouse Ticket Office at Toulouse St. and the Mississippi River. We sit directly behind the JAX Brewery, which is located at 600 Decatur St.our ticket office is directly in front of the Steamboat Natchez. We do not offer hotel pick ups.


Swamp & Bayou Tour ratings based on 51 Verified Reviews

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4.5 out of 5

4/5 Jun 12, 2018

It was entertaining and educational. We were able to touch a small gator and watch as larger gators were fed in the wild. Everything was great but the actual tour on the water was less than an hour long. The four hours are the 35 min drive each direction, checking in and waiting with 45 min of actual water tour.