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Cajun Encounters Tour: Tours & Tickets

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A 20 year old locally owned and operated tour company providing highly rated, comfortable, fun, and educational tours of the swamps, city, cemeteries, and plantations in and around New Orleans. We recruit and train the most knowledgeable tour guides...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
55345 Us-90, New Orleans, LA 70461-1527
+1 504-834-1770
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We had a great time on our swamp tour, would definitely recommend it on any trip to New Orleans! We didn't have our kids with us but really wish they could have been there as well. Saw lots of wildlife and the swamp was beautiful!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Jim G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was advised that there was WiFi and the tour was supposed to finished by 4:30 pm. This doesn't to be right as there is NO WiFi and the tour completed around 3:30pm. The bus left Oak Alley at 2:00pm and it takes only 1:30...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Tank1661
Reviewed yesterday

A wonderful time. Luca was incredibly informative and funny. Saw lots of wildlife and vegetation. Highly recommend making the time

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank ATiLLAdaFun
Reviewed yesterday

This is the second time I've done this tour. Once with a bachelorette party, and once with friends. They make it very easy by picking you up in the French Quarter. You will definitely see gators on this tour. The highlight for me is going...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank CWert2
Reviewed yesterday

Our tour was very well presented and the tour guide was awesome and very knowledgable about New Orleans. He added many interesting points that could only come from a local.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Will N
Reviewed yesterday

I will continue to book this tour when visiting New Orleans and always request Jerry. Jerry is very knowledgeable about the area since he grew up locally. We were able to see alligators, a wild hog swimming in the swamp, and various birds all within...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank sunsamny1
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our family had a great time on this tour. Jacob was awesome! So knowledgeable about everything and definitely kept it interesting. We saw all kinds of wildlife, from alligators, to wild pigs, and raccoons. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Curiosity799794
Reviewed 2 days ago

We felt rushed the two times we got to get off the bus. Also a couple mistakenly got on our bus and it took at least 15 minutes to get them off. Our tour was then cut short so was not a 3 hour tour....More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank kdd28970
Reviewed 2 days ago

I dragged my husband to go on this tour with me, but he was glad that I did because he had such a great time! No alcohol or parades, but you will learn a different perspective of New Orleans. Our captain Wade introduced us many...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank luke8186
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a blast on this tour...from the time Rob picked us up on the bus to the time he dropped us back off we have nothing but good things to say. Captain Wade was our swamp tour guide and he was wonderful....this is definitely...More

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5 September 2019|
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Response from abbeygirl_7 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don’t know I went in July
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Response from sandykip | Reviewed this property |
I like taking photos so first boat out.
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5 May 2019|
Response from ericamU4378KU | Reviewed this property |
About 50 minute bus ride that they provide. I’m not sure about Uber or Lyft.