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Hoppin' Down The River!
The whole family will enjoy a hop down the Mississippi River with Bourgois the Bunny as the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen is tranformed into an Easter wonderland!
Have a Cajun Swamp Adventure!
Find yourself immersed in adventure in the marshy swamplands of the Big Easy s backyard only 25-minutes away from downtown New Orleans!
Jean Lafitte Swamp and Airboat Tours' trained navigators will escort you into the murky waters of Louisiana swamps where you'll get face to face with the beauty and beasts of nature. Located in the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, Jean Lafitte Swamp Tours offers two thrilling tours that you will not want to miss. For high-thrills adventurers, we offer the Jean Lafitte Airboat Tour, which skims on the water at breathtaking speeds propelled by a 450-horsepower V8 engine!
For those seeking a slower pace, we offer our one-of-a-kind Jean Lafitte Swamp Tour aboard our Coast Guard certified swamp boats (with restrooms!)
Whether you chose the swamp boat tour or the airboat tour, you will experience the fascinating waters of Louisiana first-hand, enjoying all of swamp creatures and plants that the area has to offer. You can't go wrong with either tour!
Jean Lafitte offers transportation from your hotel, or you can meet us there! There is plenty of parking is available for cars, motorcoaches and school buses. For your convenience, Jean Lafitte Swamp Tours are handicap accessible.
For exact pick-up times and reservations, call (504) 689-4186.
Other important Jean Lafitte Swamp Tour phone numbers:
- Jean Lafitte ticket booth: (504) 689-4186
- Group Sales (10 people or more): (504) 529-4567
- If you book less than 48 hours in advance, please call (504) 689-4186.
Be A Swamp Person!
The closest swamp tour to downtown New Orleans provides real-life adventure for the whole family from the comfort of our swamp boats. Don"t forget your camera!!
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Get ready for an exciting adventure! Take a thrilling ride through the swamps and bayous of Louisiana, accessible only by airboat. Come face-to-face with alligators, snakes and more!
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