New Orleans, LA > Plantation Tours
01/23/2020 ~ 01/29/2020

Laura Creole Plantation & Pontoon Swamp Boat Tour with Transportation

Journey into the mysterious and mesmerizing deep south for a Laura Creole Plantation & Pontoon Swamp Boat Tour with Transportation. Travel through dense wetlands on a pontoon boat as guests view a wide array of native plants and wildlife that live in the swamp. Then visit an authentic Creole plantation as guests hear the fascinating tale of the four generations of Creole women that inhabited this vast sugarcane plantation. Get off the beaten path on an escape to the countryside and book this fantastic combo tour today!

Activity Highlights
  • Combination Pontoon Swamp Boat Tour with admission to Laura Plantation
  • Learn about the swamp ecosystem, including the habits of American alligators
  • Tour the stunning main house, original slave cabins, and much more
  • Activity is fun, safe, relaxing, educational, and includes transportation

Duration: 8.5 Hrs.

What's Included
  • 90 minute guided tour of Laura Plantation & Grounds
  • Free time to visit the plantation store
  • 1 hour and 40 minute covered swamp boat tour
  • Round-trip transportation
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes & weather appropriate clothing
  • Sun protection: sunscreen, sunglasses, hat
  • Umbrella & poncho in case of rain
  • Camera
Restrictions
  • Not handicap accessible.
  • No service dogs or pets allowed.
  • No eating or drinking in van/on bus.
  • Tour has a maximum of 13 guests.
  • Due to the historic nature of the home access to 2nd floor living quarters is by stairs only.
Additional information
  • Tour departs rain or shine.
  • Walking the grounds is in an integral part of this activity. Comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Grounds may be wet from recent rains.
  • Roundtrip transportation service available only at hotels, private residences, and short-term rentals like Airbnb or VRBO located within the French Quarter, Central Business District, and Garden District.
  • Transportation provided in a Ford Transit Passenger Sprinter.
  • Drinks, pre-wrapped sandwiches, chips, granola, candy and other local snacks available for purchase at Laura Plantation.
  • Gift shop available on-site.
  • Restrooms available.
  • Gratuities not included.
  • Children under 4 are free.
Cancellation policy

Customer must cancel 24 hours prior to the trip time in order to receive a full refund minus a $5 fee. Cancellations received less than 24 hours prior to trip time will not be eligible for a refund. Guests may reschedule tickets (subject to availability) only if guests do so at least 24 hours in advance. No-shows will not be refunded.

Location

2247 LA-18, Vacherie, LA 70090, USA

Laura Creole Plantation & Pontoon Swamp Boat Tour with Transportation

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