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locally owned and family run New Orleans tour company,first class, small scale, personalized service since 1979. Experienced and knowledgeable Driver-Guides on board comfortable, top of the line 13 passenger vans enthusiastically will make you fall...more
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12621 Patterson Rd, New Orleans, LA 70131-3219
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Just completed the Joseph's Plantation and Whitney (Museum of Slavery) tour. Our guide, Niji Rinaldi Nun was excellent. Prompt pick up at our hotel. Nice air conditioned van. We only had 5 people so that was pretty fortunate - felt like a personal tour. The...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

This excellent all-day tour is a can't-miss event if you want to tour the South Louisiana wetlands swamp and two very different historical Plantations just an hour's van ride out of downtown New Orleans. Small groups provide a great experience with no fighting of the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

A most informative tour of the places about the people that live in and near New Orleans, both present and past. We enjoyed the serenity and natural beauty of the bayou and the in-depth and colourful history of the plantations. Thank you Ellen.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank tonycolhoun
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This is an excellent tour. Fun, informative and lots of gators. If you get Jay as your guide - sit back and enjoy! We had a blast. We were picked up on time, we learned so much about the landscape and critters, Jay entertained us...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

The tour was very informative and the van was very comfortable. our tour guide gave us a lot of information on the drive out to the plantations. The Laura Plantation had a lot of history and it was interesting to hear about it. The Oak...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank marie0619
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Billy was our transport to the swamp tour. He is very knowledgeable about NOLA answering questions, providing history and upcoming festivals and activities. He was also live enough to make a pit stop on the way back. "Who dat!"

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank S N
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We did the Grand Tour with Gisele as our guide. She was so much fun and informative about the city, its history and the plantations. She looked after us really well giving us tips about the best way to make the most of our stay...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 807rosemaryb
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We were picked up on time by our guide Ellen. She was very entertaining and answered all our questions. The tour itself was a lot of fun and would highly reccpmend it

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank GaryH3828
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This ride exceeded all my expectations for a fun day adventure! Just skimming along the bayou channels was exciting, plus we went up a very shallow (6 inches) channel that was unexpected. However, the best part was when our guide called the alligators to the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Adventure803604
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We had a fantastic airboat tour. We were picked up very timely but the driver in the French Quarter where we were staying and she gave us great information on the way to the swamp. She dropped us off and we were about 20 min...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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27 April 2018|
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Response from Dakotah909 | Reviewed this property |
We did both with a 11:00-4:30. We had a small group so we got back a little sooner then expected.
4 April 2018|
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Response from Isabelle C | Property representative |
Typically, we return to the city around 5PM or 5:30PM depending on traffic.
Jeff G
28 March 2018|
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Response from Isabelle C | Property representative |
It is $ 115. per person, including the entrance fees to both Plantation estates at Oak Alley and at Laura Plantations.