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Cajun Pride Swamp Tours

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Address: 110 Frenier Road, LaPlace, LA 70068
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Cajun Pride Swamp Tours is a wildlife refuge just 25 miles from New...

Cajun Pride Swamp Tours is a wildlife refuge just 25 miles from New Orleans. Our privately owned swamp ensures that your narrated tour will not be disturbed by other boats. We will take you back to the early days of Louisiana bayou swamp explorations while learning about the life and habits of the American Alligator. Experience up-close, the inhabitants of our swamp and unique history of the Cajun town of Frenier within the Manchac Swamp.

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Awesome swamp tour

Just took a tour with Captain Brandon and had a blast. Safe comfortable boat with lots of close up gator sightings. Captain Brandon was entertaining and informative. Even let us... read more

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Maria M
Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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5 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Just took a tour with Captain Brandon and had a blast. Safe comfortable boat with lots of close up gator sightings. Captain Brandon was entertaining and informative. Even let us handle some little critters, including a baby gator. Super fun!

Thank Maria M
Weaverville, North Carolina
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77 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

I'm glad we got to see the swamp/bayou. A unique experience. Lots and lots of alligators. The tour guide was good. A local who lived in the swamp and shared lots of information.

Thank LucyLoring
San Antonio, Texas
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great swamp tour, had the opportunity to see plenty of alligators during the tour. We also learned about the surrounding swamps of New Orleans

Thank xangel002001
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26 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Such a great tour with wonderful employees! The lady in the gift shop who sold us our tickets was so friendly as was Captain Tom. The tour was relaxing and informative. We saw some really beautiful scenery as well as gators, a raccoon, turtles, egrets and other birds. Captain Tom had some crawfish on board and taught us about them.... More 

Thank roxzanna
Phoenix, Arizona
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I thought "why would I want to go hang out in a swamp for 2 hours?" My group was pre-booked so I went along. I really undersold this. It was really very cool. Learned a lot about that unique environment, saw the required group of alligators, and really enjoyed the tour guide's insight into the swamps and New Orleans in... More 

Thank Steve P
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you're in New Orleans this is definitely one of the things to do. Went with a bunch of friends and everyone enjoyed it. Our guide Brendan had live animals that he brought on board which we could take pictures with and hold, and they were his own pets! Brendan was so nice, funny, and laid back and really was... More 

Thank sarahbear44
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went in with low expectations of seeing anything because of late March and the weather but we were surprised! We saw every bit of wildlife and then some. Our tour guide was very informative and new everything about the water and wildlife we saw. We were able to hold a baby gator on top of a few 8ft alligators... More 

Thank Kara M
Denver, Colorado
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the tour on April 13 at noon. Capt Allen was the captain of our boat. I will admit I was initially dubious of taking a tour with 50 other people but it worked out well and was very enjoyable! All the seating was good as gators and other wildlife showed up all over the place. We must have seen... More 

Thank drsmith418
Milton, Wisconsin
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91 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a nice way to see the swamp. It's easily accessible and the large boat felt safe. We had a hard time deciding which of the many tours available we should try but the location of this one made it easier to decide. You don't get deep in the swamp but it was fun to see soem critters and... More 

Thank mudpuppy78
Rochester, Massachusetts
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mostly saw lots of alligators. We had a genuine cajun captain and he had a great deal of information.

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