New Orleans, LA > Plantation Tours
12/10/2019 ~ 12/16/2019

Destrehan Plantation & Small Airboat Combo with Transportation from New Orleans

TRANSPORTATION FROM NOLA INCLUDED!

Blend a relaxing journey to Destrehan Plantation with a thrilling airboat ride through the lush Manchac Swamp. Enjoy the guided journey of the grand house as guests witness captivating narratives, learn of the Destrehan family history, and view the stunning grounds. Then get ready to be exhilarated as guests speed through a vibrant, and full of life swamp. Taking in the wildlife like alligators, turtles, and much more on the airboat. Experience a side of South Louisiana untouched by time.

Activity Highlights
  • Combination tour of Destrehan Plantation and a thrilling airboat tour
  • Visit the Helvetia slave cabins, Thomas Jefferson Room, and Legacy Room
  • Learn the history of the bayou from real Cajuns
  • Shop and purchase snacks and drinks in the Plantation Gift Shop

Duration: 6 Hrs.

What's Included
  • Transportation to and from hotel or B&B
  • Guided tour for Destrehan Plantation
  • Airboat tour with a certified boat captain
  • Hearing protection provided for airboats
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera
  • Water
  • Weather appropriate attire
Restrictions
  • No pregnant women on the airboat.
  • No children less than 48" are allowed on the airboat.
  • People with neck or back problems are not allowed to ride the airboat.
  • Cost of food & beverages is not included.
  • Do not bring expensive jewelry on the airboat.
  • Destrehan Plantation is handicap accessible.
  • There is no pick up by the airport, New Orleans East, Slidell, or on the North Shore.
  • Van seats up to 15 passengers.
  • No service dogs allowed.
  • Tour vans cannot accommodate wheelchairs, even collapsible ones.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Additional information
  • The tour is held rain or shine.
  • The van is a Ford Transit 350 High Roof.
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved.
  • Gratuities to guides/driver not included.
  • Gift shop on site to shop and purchase drinks and snacks.
  • No restrooms on the van. Restrooms are available at the plantation.
  • All guess will be picked up at 8:15 am and will return between 3 pm and 3:30 pm.
  • Children ages 4 and under who are 48' or above can ride at the Junior Ticket price.
Cancellation policy

Customers may cancel at least 24 hours prior to their arrival date and time to receive a full refund minus a $5 service fee. Customers that cancel after the 24 hour period will not be eligible for a refund. If the weather is unfavorable, the experience may be rescheduled by the vendor for a later time/date or a full refund will be issued. No-shows will not be refunded. Customer may make changes to the reservation without any fees as long as it's outside the 24 hour cancellation period.

Location

New Orleans, LA, USA

Destrehan Plantation & Small Airboat Combo with Transportation from New Orleans

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