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Bayou Self Swamp Adventure LLC

4477 Jean Lafitte Blvd, Lafitte, LA 70067-5401
+1 504-628-8886
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Captain Lou is the real deal!!! He actually called the gators and they came to the boat. Lou had a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
doxielover1000
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Lancaster, California
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Bayou Self Swamp Adventure and Cap. Lou are the best!

We have gone out many times with Cap. Lou. When we have company that want to do a swamp tour, his... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
ARTHUR P
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NEW ORLEANS
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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4477 Jean Lafitte Blvd, Lafitte, LA 70067-5401
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Captain Lou is the real deal!!! He actually called the gators and they came to the boat. Lou had a great personality and was very informative. This was the BEST part of our trip!!

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

We have gone out many times with Cap. Lou. When we have company that want to do a swamp tour, his is the one we always choose! He personalizes the tour and he is so knowledgeable of all things in the swamp and the way...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

This was a great adventure! Capn' Brett was absolutely wonderful. Very knowledgeable. We saw alligators up close-best thing we've done on this trip. We will do it again if we get the chance to come back to this area. Highly recommend it!!

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

I would definitely recommend this swamp/bayou tour out of the many options available. Captain Lou is a local who grew up in the area. He was able to share a lot of information on how the area has changed over the years, and he knew...More

Thank ElaineE89
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I can't imagine a better, more authentic swamp tour experience than what you get with Captain Lou. I booked the tour for my groomsmen and I the morning of my wedding, and it was an awesome way to kick back and relax for one last...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2017

Was initially a little unsure that this was going to be very touristy as we were shuttled out to the swamp on buses . Once there though we were put into boats with not too many people . The swamp guides are full of banter...More

Thank Fiona T
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Loved this tour! Caption Lou was great! He knows his stuff. He gave us all kinds of knowledgeable information about the gators and the area. He also gave us some great fishing tips since we were there on vacation to mostly fish. We loved feeding...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We spent an afternoon with Capt Lou on a private boat tour. Absolutely amazing. Super nice guy who was born and raised in the area. Awesome experience!

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Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We searched long and hard for a swamp tour that would be worth our time and money. This exceeded our expectations 110% Capt Lou has been at this for 30 years, and was extremely knowledgeable about the area, answering every question we had! He was...More

Thank Chelsea T
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Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We came to NOLA for a girls weekend and Lou's tour was more than we could ask for. He was so knowledgeable about the environment and the animals. He kindly took pictures and answered every question we had. He also had a great selection of...More

Thank Kyla S
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