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Small-Group Airboat and Plantations Tour with Gourmet Lunch from New Orleans

New Orleans, United States

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9 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

A grand mélange presentation of Cajun and Creole cultures including a high-speed airboat tour of the cypress swamps. Visit Laura Plantation, built in 1804, and learn about Laura's personal family saga. Enjoy a gourmet, unlimited buffet lunch in the elegant dining room of Houmas House Plantation, followed by a guided tour of this grand mansion. The small-group atmosphere ensures a more personal experience.

What's Included

  • Fast and fun airboat tour
  • Gourmet, unlimited buffet lunch at Houmas House
  • Tour of Houmas House and Laura Plantation
  • Hotel pickup with exact pickup time provided
  • Transport by 14-passenger air-conditioned van with live narration
  • Entry/Admission - Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site
  • Entry/Admission - Houmas House and Gardens
  • Gratuities

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Luling, Luling, Louisiana

You'll start your day driving out to Cajun Country, where you'll go through wild cypress swamps, over the Mississippi River on an impressive suspended bridge, and along vast sugarcane fields, as the guide tells a unique story of the odyssey of the Cajun people.

Next take a thrilling high-speed airboat ride as you comfortably glide over marshes and into deep, secluded bayous. Your Cajun guide, also an alligator

The Location

Where To Go

Traveler pickup is offered
Must be centrally located, contact local supplier to confirm pick up point. Supplier will contact you to give an exact pick up time the day before your tour.

Departure time

8:00 AM


New Orleans, United States


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Written Reviews (24)

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Gisele, our tour guide was...

Maxxwell | Oct 2021

Gisele, our tour guide was amazing! Kept the conversations going, gave great stories about the area as well as her own experiences. Renee (Laura Plantation), for being a young lady she knew a mountain of information. She was articulate, friendly,

This tour consisted of three...

Victor | Aug 2021

This tour consisted of three parts; an airboat tour of the swamp in the morning, a visit to Laura plantation in the early afternoon, and visit to Houmas House in the mid-afternoon.
The airboat tour was a blast and Rodney, our captain, was

Best money spent all trip....

Dustin S | Aug 2021

Best money spent all trip. They kept it exciting while educating you at the same time. And the lunch is amazing!!

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Service animals are permitted. Please advise at time of booking to arrange accommodations
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking in the special requirements field
  • Tour operates in all weather conditions. Umbrellas and rain ponchos are available for use if guests forget their own. If a tour cannot operate due to inclement weather you will be notified
  • Due to the nature of the airboat, children under the age of 5, pregnant women, people with back or neck issues or recent surgeries are not allowed to participate in the airboat portion of the tour.

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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