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Jean Lafitte Swamp Tours

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6601 Leo Kerner Lafitte Parkway, Marrero, LA 70072
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Small Air Boat Tour Was Excellent!

It was definitely worth the extra money to pay for the small air boat tour. The guide was very... read more

Reviewed today
Feedthesnake
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Santa Clara, California
Swamp tour

We did the pickup and drop off. It was included in our sightseeing pass. It was NOT from our... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Patricia W
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Hilliard, Ohio
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  • Average3%
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6601 Leo Kerner Lafitte Parkway, Marrero, LA 70072

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Reviewed today

It was definitely worth the extra money to pay for the small air boat tour. The guide was very knowledgeable and the smaller boat was less crowded. Also, we got to hold a baby alligator!

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We did the pickup and drop off. It was included in our sightseeing pass. It was NOT from our hotel, it was from the Hilton Riverwalk, and the buses say New Orleans Tours on them. It was a little late, but we all made it...More

Thank Patricia W
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was my boyfriend and I's first time visiting New Orleans, and we'd thought about taking a swamp tour whilst planning the trip. By our final day, we still hadn't visited the swamp, so we booked a tour through a tour guide in the French...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

On March 31st 2018, a group of us girls booked this company for my friend's Bachelorette Party. Unbeknownst to us, we did not realize that this company is terribly managed! Our friend who did the initial booking booked five of us girls for an airboat...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Been on both the “swamp” tour and the airboat tour. Airboat was okay. “Swamp tour” is NOT a swamp tour. I am a local and have been through the years on several different ones. This tour is a wide-canal tour. You never go into the...More

Thank Terry P
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Reviewed 3 days ago

For my bachelorette weekend, my friends and I booked a swamp tour through this company which included transportation. Unfortunately, they never came to pick us up. We waited in front of the hotel for almost two hours, and called them numerous times to find out...More

Thank dktoao
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our trip was booked Mar 31st, 2018. We booked 5 people and were told pick up would be between 10:30 to 11. We waited until almost noon. Called multiple times to see where they were and told they were 5 minutes away multiple times... they...More

Thank Morgan E
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Easter weekend, I had called for an airboat tour for five and transportation to/from our hotel as part of a package offered by Jean Lafitte. They told me on the phone a white shuttle with the Jean Lafitte branding would arrive between 10:30-11am to take...More

Thank toryk89
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Utterly brilliant experience on a small boat with Kelly, who was engaging and a fantastic guide. First swamp tour my husband and i have ever done and i was a little sceptical about it especially as we were warned as we left the dock we...More

Thank katja s
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our swamp tour with Captain Kent. We got to see lot of the marsh area, be up close and personal with gators, birds and other marsh life. I never knew gators liked marshmallows. We did the smaller boat with 9 people - easier...More

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Alison B
23 March 2018|
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Response from Pete_Coach | Reviewed this property |
Both, they will pick you up and drop you off. Be careful though, it is extra for the pick up and return service. It is not included in the advertised price.
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DeannaBK
3 November 2017|
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Response from Cindy R | Reviewed this property |
Difficult to answer, Swamp tour had critters during the tour, even held one. Great to have the kids looking out for them as you go and a sneaky environmental lesson for the young. Airboats are fast, exciting for a child... More
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Olivier3512
22 March 2017|
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Response from rward307 | Reviewed this property |
20 bucks for an adult
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