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Tours by Isabelle

12621 Patterson Rd, New Orleans, LA 70131-3219
+1 504-398-0365
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USD 109.99*
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Small-Group Tour of Oak Alley and Laura Plantation from New Orleans
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USD 109.99*
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Small-Group Bayou Airboat Ride with Transport from New Orleans
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USD 110.00*
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Whitney Plantation, Museum of Slavery and St Joseph Plantation Tour
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
12621 Patterson Rd, New Orleans, LA 70131-3219
+1 504-398-0365
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Reviewed yesterday

Niji is a passionate, knowledgeable historian who opened my eyes about the history of New Orleans and more particularly the plantation life and plight of slavery in the area. Without her insight, I might have never known what I didn't know! She is bursting with...More

Thank Yvonne H
Reviewed yesterday

This was our first time to New Orleans so we had to book an Airboat tour to explore the bayous. So many tour companies to choose from and we hit the mark. Pickup was at the hotel right on time and our driver Jerry was...More

Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our tour guide (driver) Jerry was punctual and so knowledgeable of the history of New Orleans!!! This was one of the most AMAZING THINGS me and my family have EVER DONE! I HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS COMPANY and this your!!!!!

Thank Kinzee K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Decided to go with the two plantation visit along with the airboat tour and couldn't be happier! Our main guide Ellen was fantastic she has so much knowledge to share! The airboat ride was a blast! The lunch at one of the plantations was quite...More

Thank CookManDo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great tour. Picked us up promptly at our hotel. Jerry was a great driver and guide. Plantation tours were also very interesting and informative.

1  Thank Howard s
Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour experience was wonderful. We were picked up from our hotel and then picked up another three ladies from thiers and headed straight out to the Whitney Plantation. Our guide was Niji. She was very knowledgeable about the area, including geography, environment, and range...More

Thank HerTriness
Reviewed 1 week ago

Are tour started out with a hotel pick up by our driver, guide and local Ellen. After picking the remaining members of the tour we proceed to our swamp adventure. We were greeted by the owner who took us out into the swamp. He was...More

Thank george d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Picked up on time at hotel, no wait at the Bayou and returned asap after the trip. But the trip! Was out of this world. We were in an airboat with four others. It was exhilarating. Not to be missed. Saw lots of alligators. Held...More

Thank Andysbird
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this tour. It made the most of our short time in New Orleans. There are a lot of tour companies that bus people outside of New Orleans but I chose Tours by Isabelle because of the small group size and that they...More

1  Thank ladybeastia999
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful experience thanks to Ellen. She picked us up from our hotel on time then we picked up a few more people and while driving to the swamp tour she gave us a great inside of the city. The swamp tour was...More

Thank Nadege D
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Do we need Skeeter repellent for Swamp tour?
24 April 2017|
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Response from Isabelle C | Property representative |
Actually you really don't have to worry about bugs and mosquitoes on our swamp tours, the swamps and bayous where we go do not have stagnant water. The water is running and constantly fluctuating, therefore there are no bug... More
We will be arriving July 1st but staying in Hammond LA. Where can we go to get picked up and park our car since we aren't staying in downtown New Orleans? I want to take the Airboat Ride tour
28 March 2017|
Response from Isabelle C | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in our tours! We usually recommend being picked up from Harrah's Hotel (228 Poydras Street) as they have a parking garage attached to their hotel. Thank you, Tours by Isabelle
is there somewhere to purchase food while on the small group oak alley and Laura plantation tour?
21 December 2016|
Response from Isabelle C | Property representative |
Yes! At Oak Alley Plantation they do have a cafe attached to their grounds where you could purchase a sandwich or snack. Thank you!