New Orleans, LA > Plantation Tours
01/27/2020 ~ 02/02/2020

Houmas House Plantation Admission & Guided Tour With Transportation From New Orleans

Includes Transportation From New Orleans!

Whisk yourself away to this grand estate, so lavish that it was described by many as "The Sugar Palace." Guides in period dress offer visitors an entertaining glimpse into the resplendent world of southern plantation life. Inside, guests will find history reflected in the many antique furnishings and works of art that grace the 16 glorious rooms. Outside, visitors can stroll through 38 acres of breathtaking, lush gardens, and feast on Louisiana cuisine in Café Burnside.

Activity Highlights
  • Guided tour of "The Crown Jewel of Louisiana's River Road" in all its elegance
  • Experience plantation life back in the Old South
  • Self-guided tours of Houmas House Plantation grounds and gardens
  • Free luxury bus transportation

Duration: 5.5 Hrs.

What's Included
  • Narrated tour of Antebellum mansion
  • Self guided grounds tour
  • Luxury round trip transportation
What to bring
  • Cameras
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Weather appropriate attire
  • Food and beverages are not allowed in the home.
Additional information
  • Guests are welcome to take pictures anywhere on the property.
  • Large gift shop on site.
  • Food and beverages are available on site.
  • House is completely handicap accessible and the mansion has an elevator for guests not able to climb stairs.
  • These tours go out rain or shine. Please note that a portion of the tour will take place on the plantation grounds, so if it looks like there is rain in the forecast, please dress appropriately and remember to bring your umbrella.
  • Pick up is at 10:30 AM and we will return around 4:00 PM.
  • You will ride in a 28 passenger luxury bus where you will view a short film showing the history of the property.
  • Lunch is not included in the ticket price but is available daily from 11 AM to 2 PM.
Cancellation policy

Once purchased, tickets cannot be refunded. You may reschedule your tickets (subject to availability) only if you do so at least 24 hours in advance. The tour runs regardless of weather conditions. In the rare situation where the vendor is forced to cancel the tour, ticket-holders will be allowed to reschedule to another time or be refunded for their trip. VERY IMPORTANT! Please meet transportation at New Orleans Marriott at 555 Canal St. Parking at the pick up location is limited and there is a fee to park. We suggest taking a cab, the the trolley, or walking to the pick up location when possible.


555 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA

Houmas House Plantation Admission & Guided Tour With Transportation From New Orleans

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Verified Traveler Reviews

Highly recommendable
about 8 months ago
Beautiful place to visit and everything went according to plan.
Great experience
about 8 months ago
I'd highly recommend this tour. The history and ambiance is amazing!
Jonathan D
Best plantation tour
about 9 months ago
Excellent guide and great price
Robert E
Houmas house plantation tour
about 2 years ago
My daughters and I thoroughly enjoyed our time at the plantation. The grounds were beautiful and the tour guide very knowledgeable. Highly recommend this tour!