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Swamp & Bayou Tour  

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After a short motorcoach ride across the Mississippi River, take a fascinating boat trip into the Louisiana Swamps & Bayous.

    

    

    

    

    

    

    

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Experience the timeless beauty of Southern Louisiana in a custom built swamp boat as you travel through part of the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park - Barataria Preserve. Native guides will reveal the mysteries of the swamps, bayous and the Cajun "joie de vivre." Discover how the seafood from our bountiful waters provides a wide assortment of delectable local dishes!

Observe the nesting grounds of alligators, egrets, raccoons, nutria, and many species of snakes. Some wildlife is more numerous during the warmer months of the year. Learn why our wetlands are disappearing due to coastal erosion as well as manĀ“s efforts to correct the damage it has done and restore this vital habitat.

These tours have been featured on Showtime, Fox Sports, and Entertainment Tonight. Bring your camera to capture the "bon temps" (good times) on the bayou!

Inclusion
Boat Trip into the Louisiana Swamps and Bayous; Narration by Local Guide; Observe Wildlife in its Natural Habitat.

Exclusion
Hotel pickup and drop-off; Parking; Gratuity for drivers and/or guides.

Hours of operation
Available daily departing at 8:45am, 10:45am, 12:45pm, 2:45pm during March-October and at 10:45am & 12:45pm during November-December.

Duration
Approximately 3 hours 45 minutes.

Location
Tour begins at the Gray Line "Lighthouse" Ticket Office in the French Quarter at 400 Toulouse Street & the Mississippi River - at the Steamboat Natchez Dock.

Additional Information
Snacks, sandwiches and refreshments are available for purchase.

Policies
Cancellation: 2 days prior 100% penalty. No show 100% penalty.
Reservations are recommended 24 hours in advance.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.

**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**


     
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