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Cajun Pride Swamp Tours

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110 Frenier Road, LaPlace, LA 70068
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Phenomenal

This tour was very informational and we saw many gators! The guide also had a couple of salamanders... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Aryn G
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This tour was informative. Our guide was a xajun man and knew his stuff. Unfortunately the Gators... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Marie T
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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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  • Average4%
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110 Frenier Road, LaPlace, LA 70068
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This tour was very informational and we saw many gators! The guide also had a couple of salamanders to show us and a small gator and hunting tags to show us on the boat! Very fun and a great experience.

Thank Aryn G
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This tour was informative. Our guide was a xajun man and knew his stuff. Unfortunately the Gators weren't in vast amounts. We saw several little ones but only 3 big ones. They are obviously used to being fed from the boat so gravitate towards it....More

Thank Marie T
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This two hour narrated boat adventure of this privately owned wildlife refuge is known for its gators. The section of the swamp we visited included the trapper’s cabin, the infamous blood red “hanging tree” and the surreal site of the cemetery of Frenier rising from...More

Thank Amanda H
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a really good swamp tour with captain Danny.knowledgable and informative.would recommend. Pick up was on time and had time for lunch before the tour started.saw raccoons and gators and captain Danny explained all about the swamp and it's inhabitants etc. We then went on...More

Thank Brent B
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Hotel pickup: Was prompt and on-time to take us 30 minutes outside of the city. Nice and air conditined. Check-in area: A little wooden house next to the bayou, with trinkets, beer, and wine to cool down or get tipsy before the tour. Boat Captain:...More

Thank holybucket
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Being able to sit on a boat in the swamp on a nice day while watching some gators and raccoons eat marshmallows is a must while down in Louisiana. Our tour guy Allen was probably the best part of the tour he was so passionate...More

Thank Veronica c
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the swamp as part of a combo tour which made for a long and interesting day. One of the highlights of the tour was running commentary provided by our tour guide - Bill Capo, on the bus sections of the tour; the background...More

Thank Mark F
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I selected the Combo tour which includes the swamp and plantation tour. We went on the swamp tour with Captain Allen and it was great! He gave us a lot of great information and we saw so many alligators and racoons. We...More

Thank wakeupxnj
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were thrilled with our experience! Our group of 9 had a blast! The guide was fantastic; he was fun, energetic and educational! Thank you for a wonderful time!

Thank rcandja
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour was extremely better than we expected. The tour guide was very well informed and interesting. His passion for his job was very evident. I would recommend this tour to anyone traveling to the New Orleans area!

Thank Judi W
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AshleyJarvis
16 November 2017|
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Response from AnnetteSM | Reviewed this property |
The cruise through the swamp would probably still be nice for the flora & fauna but you may not see much in the way of alligators only because when it is cold they bury themselves in the mud!
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ashlynboulton
7 November 2017|
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Response from Lori B | Property representative |
Hi Ashlyn: If you are coming soon, we've been seeing gators all day. As long as it is warm, they are abundant. Once our weather turns chilly, it just depends on if the sun is out or not. Sunny weather = gators. I would... More
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supacrystal
9 October 2017|
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Response from Lori B | Property representative |
Hi Renee. Thanks for your interest in touring at Cajun Pride Swamp. Our earliest swamp tour begins at 9:30 A.M. and lasts approximately 1.5-hours or slightly more (we also have a Noon tour, 2:15 P.M. and 4:15 P.M. seasonal... More
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