Destrehan Plantation & Swamp Boat Combo From New Orleans

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Combination tour of Destrehan Plantation and a scenic swamp boat ride! Enjoy plantation history and a Cajun experience in the same day. First take a 1 hour and 20 minute guided tour of Destrehan Plantation, the oldest Plantation home in the Mississippi Valley, circa 1787. Stand in awe of the 300 year old oak trees, and the beautifully restored home and grounds. After a quick (optional) lunch stop, hop aboard a passenger swamp boat for a guided tour of the Barataria Swamps!

Activity Highlights
→ Guided historical tour of Destrehan Plantation.
→ Relaxing and scenic ride aboard a swamp boat.
→ Round trip transportation from most hotels in & around the French Quarter.
→ Free time for lunch on your own.

Booking Details:

Pickup available from most French Quarter & New Orleans area hotels. When booking, list the name of the hotel you are staying at in the comments box. Please call to confirm if our pick-up service is available from your hotel after booking. It is best to confirm tour and time prior to departure. Pick-up begins 90 minutes prior to actual tour time; 8:15am pick up & drop off 2:45pm. The 30 minute pickup window will be 8:15am - 8:45am.

Departure Details
This tour runs daily. Schedule can be seen by clicking the "Check Availability" button.

Duration: 6 Hrs.

● Narrated Transportation.
● Guided tour of Destrehan Plantation.
● Taxes.

● Driver and Captain gratuities(optional).
● Food & beverage.

Additional Information
● Wear clothes to match the conditions of the day.
● The length of this tour includes travel time.
● Walking the grounds of the plantation is an integral part of this experience.
● Due to the historic nature of the home, access to the second floor is by stairs only.
●Please call 504-689-3599 to confirm pickup time and locations at least 24 hours before your scheduled tour time.

Cancellation Policy
Customers may cancel at least 48 hours prior to their arrival date to receive a full refund minus a $5 service fee. Customers that cancel after the 48 hour period will not be eligible for a refund. If the guide calls off the tour due to weather, the tour may be rescheduled for a later time/date or a full refund will be issued. Customer may make changes to the reservation without any fees as long as it's outside the 48 hour cancellation period. No-shows will not be refunded.
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  • Scott M. about 8 days ago

    Brad, our airboat operator, was a cantankerous misogynist with paranoid fantasies that others were targeting "his" Purple Gallinule. According to him,... Read More on Yelp

  • Lois S. about 1 month ago

    Just don't ask the bus driver any questions and you'll be fine.The tour was ok but there are plenty of tours that go the same place that are probably a... Read More on Yelp

  • Julia Z. about 2 months ago

    Pay for the included transportation to the site! Super funny and informative bus drivers. The first even offered to take pictures of my cousin and I as we... Read More on Yelp

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