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Maurepas Swamp Tour, Small-Group Ecotour

Maurepas Swamp Tour, Small-Group Ecotour

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Explore the Louisiana swamp on a 2-hour boat tour that takes you through a variety of ecosystems. Travel with a small group limited to six people, riding in a customized flatboat that can navigate places that other tour boats cannot reach. Look for native wildlife like alligators, turtles, snakes, and a variety of birds, and hear commentary about Louisiana’s swamplands from your guide.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.00
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$69.00
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New Orleans Large Airboat Swamp Tour

New Orleans Large Airboat Swamp Tour

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Discover the atmospheric swamps surrounding New Orleans on a fascinating 2-hour airboat tour, led by a professional guide. In a small group, head to the outskirts of the city and climb aboard an airboat destined for the rich flora and fauna of the swamplands. Enrich your natural knowledge as you listen to intriguing commentary from your guide; scour the scenery for sightings of ferocious alligators; and feel your adrenaline levels surge as you accelerate and reach high speeds.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$59.00
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$59.00
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Private Boat Tour Maurepas Swamp, Small-Group (transportation available)

Private Boat Tour Maurepas Swamp, Small-Group (transportation available)

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Benefit from personalized attention and a flexible itinerary on this private boat tour of the Honey Island Swamp. Enjoy the passing scenery and listen to a guide's insightful commentary on the local flora and fauna as the flat boat navigates to places other boats can't reach. This tour can accommodate a maximum of six passengers.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$299.00
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$299.00
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Shreveport Scavenger Hunt: Let’s Roam Art, Music & River Jams!

Shreveport Scavenger Hunt: Let’s Roam Art, Music & River Jams!

Forget tourist-filled museums, make your own memories with a photo scavenger hunt tour in Rockford! On a Let’s Roam scavenger hunt, you and your team will work together to wander throughout Rockford, racking up points and laughs along the way. Rolling Through Rockford is the perfect small group activity for anyone looking to spend an enjoyable afternoon in Rockford. Some of the more memorable landmarks you’ll see are: Riverfront Museum Park, Coronado Theatre, East Rockford.
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  • 2 hours
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$12.31
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Private Fishing Charter

Private Fishing Charter

Fishing with Ellender Charters is a fun filled adventure that is always entertaining. Whether we are catching speckled trout two at a time or chasing tailing redfish in the marsh, we always have a fantastic time. Our motto is to enjoy and fully appreciate what God gave us! So whether you're the hard core fishing enthusiasts or the type that wants to sit back and enjoy a beer while enjoying the beautiful scenery, we can accommodate!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$1,000.00
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Private New Orleans Airboat Adventure for 1-8 Passengers

Private New Orleans Airboat Adventure for 1-8 Passengers

Enjoy a private, personalized small group experience on this swamp tour just 35 minutes outside of New Orleans. There is a limit of 8 passengers, giving you plenty of room to admire the views of the Louisiana marshlands from all angles.
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  • 1 hour 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$450.00
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$450.00
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90-Minute Jean Lafitte Swamp and Bayou Tour

90-Minute Jean Lafitte Swamp and Bayou Tour

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Experience the Jean Lafitte National Park and Preserve on this pontoon excursion led by a local guide. After a convenient, optional pickup from your accommodation, learn about Southern Louisiana’s distinctive ecology while cruising past magnificent cypress trees and watch for native wildlife like gators and egrets. Enjoy flexible timing and opt for a delicious lunch at Restaurant Des Familes with the 10 a.m. tour.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$29.00
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Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Jazz Cruise with Optional Dinner

Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Jazz Cruise with Optional Dinner

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Go for a sunset cruise aboard the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen on this boat trip. Listen to an on-board jazz band and choose to add on a Creole-style dinner buffet as the boat sails along the Mississippi River. Take in the views from the promenade deck and sip New Orleans-inspired cocktails.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$52.00
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$52.00
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Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise

Paddlewheeler Creole Queen Historic Mississippi River Cruise

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Sail down this Mississippi River on a classic Paddlewheeler boat on this New Orleans river cruise. Enjoy illuminating narration from a licensed historian and stop part-way through the trip to learn about the Battle of New Orleans. Then, get back aboard the vessel and enjoy a cash bar while admiring the views.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$36.00
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$36.00
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Combo Oak Alley or Laura Plantation and Swamp Boat Tour

Combo Oak Alley or Laura Plantation and Swamp Boat Tour

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After a New Orleans hotel pickup, relax on board an enclosed, air-conditioned bus to the Plantation of your choice. You will be given a guided tour through the main house and some time to walk the grounds . You will then take a short ride and your at the swamps. Your invited to join us for an educational journey back to the early days of Louisiana bayou and swamp explorations.  Swamp creatures, seeing our boats daily, recognize them as part of their normal environment. Unafraid and responsive to their boat captain's call, they peak out from underbrush and between moss-draped trees and shrubs, frequently coming directly to the boat. In the safety and comfort of the boat, you can actually come within a few feet of jumping alligators.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$99.00
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$99.00
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New Orleans Swamp and Bayou Boat Tour (With Transportation)

New Orleans Swamp and Bayou Boat Tour (With Transportation)

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Explore one of Louisiana’s last protected wetlands on a 2-hour boat tour that includes round-trip transport from New Orleans. Depart in the morning or afternoon for Honey Island Swamp, a wildlife preserve teeming with critters such as 'gators, wild boar, snakes and birds. Ride through the swamp dripping with lush foliage and visit a boat-accessible Cajun village with an informative local guide who sheds light on the area’s inhabitants.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$62.04
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New Orleans Swamp and Bayou Boat Tour (Self Transport)

New Orleans Swamp and Bayou Boat Tour (Self Transport)

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Discover one of Louisiana’s last preserved wetlands on a Honey Island Swamp boat tour. After making a short drive to Slidell, travel deep into the secluded swamp across Lake Pontchartrain to view native wildlife and witness a remote Cajun village only accessible by boat. Enjoy guided commentary on Cajun culture and the lush swamps as you spot alligators, wild boar, snakes, and native birds. This tour does not include transportation.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$25.36
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$25.36
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Light Up Bike - Party Music Ride

Light Up Bike - Party Music Ride

Join the Most Famous Party on Wheels! A New Orleans Original Ride the Light Up Bikes Join the Music Night Ride We Ride a Bit We Stop Sites - Food - Drinks - Party Spots - Pics Fun - Social Easy on the Ride Heavy on the Fun
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$48.00
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New Orleans City Lights Night Helicopter Tour: 24-30 minutes

New Orleans City Lights Night Helicopter Tour: 24-30 minutes

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This nighttime helicopter tour lets you soar above such iconic New Orleans sights as the Superdome, the GNO Bridge, and the French Quarter, taking in views through your helicopter's panoramic windows. A bird's-eye view of New Orleans' city lights and special photo ops at the Superdome makes this tour a great choice for couples or travelers celebrating a special occasion.
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  • 24 to 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$249.00
Price varies by group size
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New Orleans City Lights Night Helicopter Tour

New Orleans City Lights Night Helicopter Tour

Marvel at the sparkling lights and unparalleled views of New Orleans by night as you soar overhead on a helicopter tour.
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  • 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$125.00
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$125.00
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New Orleans City and Swamp Helicopter Tour

New Orleans City and Swamp Helicopter Tour

- Experience 30 miles of New Orleans city views. - Approximately 30 minutes of flight. - Brilliant aerial views of Jackson Square and Bourbon Street. - Intimate glimpses of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. - Chilling sights of the abandoned Six Flags theme park.
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  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$185.00
Price varies by group size
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$185.00
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New Orleans Helicopter City Tour

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New Orleans Helicopter City Tour

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Get amazing aerial views of New Orleans on this 15-mile helicopter tour. While listening to guided commentary from your pilot through your headset, you and just a two other passengers will fly over Jackson Square, the French Quarter, City Park, and Lake Pontchartrain, among other landmarks.
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  • 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$76.00
$95.00
$19.00 savings
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New Orleans Ultimate One-Hour Helicopter Tour

New Orleans Ultimate One-Hour Helicopter Tour

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- Experience 60 miles of aerial views around The Big Easy. - Approximately 60 minutes of flight. - Magnificent sights of the swamps and wetlands. - Tour aerial views around NASA. - Breathtaking glimpses of the Crescent City Connection and the Mississippi River.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$348.00
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New Orleans Airboat Ride

New Orleans Airboat Ride

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Experience New Orleans’ wild bayou country on an exciting, family‐friendly airboat ride. This boat tour winds through the mossy cypress swamp close to Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, named for the 19th‐century pirate and smuggler. While onboard, enjoy lively commentary from a native guide as you admire lush, forested shoreline and spot local wildlife.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$55.00
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$55.00
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Small-Group Kayak Tour of Manchac Swamp with Local Guide

Small-Group Kayak Tour of Manchac Swamp with Local Guide

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Escape the city for an afternoon to experience life on the Louisiana bayou with a kayak tour of Manchac swamp. Just a short drive from New Orleans, the swamp offers a sleepy southern landscape of cypress trees, bird calls, alligators, and slow-moving currents that are perfect for beginning paddlers. No kayaking experience is necessary, and pickup from central New Orleans makes it convenient to take a nature break from the Big Easy.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$66.67
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Fly a Helicopter in New Orleans (50 min. lesson): No Experience Necessary

Fly a Helicopter in New Orleans (50 min. lesson): No Experience Necessary

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Learn to Fly. Try your hand at flying a helicopter with an FAA Certified Flight Instructor to guide you. Help control the helicopter during takeoff and landing, and enjoy your airborne time to take control and maneuver the helicopter through the skies. Includes 20 mins of practical flight instruction in a helicopter, 30 mins of pre-flight ground instruction, and First Flight Certificate. Weight limit: 550 lbs combined, 300 lbs per seat. Minimum Age: 10. Must watch SFAR 73 Awareness Video. No license or prior experience is necessary.
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  • 50 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$405.34
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Fly a Helicopter in New Orleans (90 min. lesson): No Experience Necessary

Fly a Helicopter in New Orleans (90 min. lesson): No Experience Necessary

Learn to Fly. Try your hand at flying a helicopter with an FAA Certified Flight Instructor to guide you. Help control the helicopter during takeoff and landing, and enjoy your airborne time to take control and maneuver the helicopter through the skies. Includes 30 mins of practical flight instruction in a helicopter, 60 mins of pre-flight ground instruction, and First Flight Log. Weight limit: 550 lbs combined, 300 lbs per seat. Minimum Age: 10. Must watch SFAR 73 Awareness Video. No license or prior experience is necessary.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$624.00
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$624.00
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Private Helicopter Sightseeing Flight in New Orleans

Private Helicopter Sightseeing Flight in New Orleans

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Helicopter Tours. Yeah, we got dat! Take your date, friends, or family sky dancing above the crescent city and sparkling lights of the Big Easy! Leave the traffic and tourists below and go vertical for an unforgettable 15, 20, 30, or 40 mile sightseeing helicopter tour over New Orleans! While aboard the helicopter, listen to city tales from the pilot and look out over famous New Orleans neighborhoods such as the French Quarter. The itinerary can be tailored to the sights that the group wants to see, but typically flights include views of the impressive Mercedes-Benz Superdome, Port of New Orleans and Mississippi River.
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  • 12 to 40 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$101.34
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New Orleans Group Night Sightseeing Flight for 4-5 people

New Orleans Group Night Sightseeing Flight for 4-5 people

In New Orleans we don't need an excuse to have fun. So forget Bourbon Street, and take the party to the sky! Leave the crowds behind and take your small group of 4-5 people on a private 30, 45 or 60 minute sightseeing aerial tour of New Orleans by airplane. The Crescent City at night is a fantastic sight to see! You'll fly over the Superdome, the Mississippi River, French Quarter, the bayou, and more...but the itinerary can be tailored to the sights your group wants to see.
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  • 30 minutes to 1 hour
  • Taking safety measures
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$145.00
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