Oak Alley Plantation Tour From New Orleans by Grayline Tours

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AMERICAN BEAUTY - Oak Alley's Impeccable Estate + Everyday Savings w/ Code PLANT13 (10% OFF)

Feel the gentle breeze of Southern hospitality on a tour of Oak Alley Plantation. Built in 1839, experience a bygone era in one of the South's most beautiful settings. Marvel at the unbelievable quarter-mile long alley of 28 magnificent Oak trees, each over 250 years old. One of the most photographed plantations ever. Oak Alley has been the setting for such motion pictures as "Interview with a Vampire", "Primary Colors" and the wedding of Bo and Hope from the daytime soap opera, "Days of our Lives."

Activity Highlights
→ View the Majestic Cypress Trees in Louisiana's swamps bordering the Mississippi River
→ Your guided tour will reveal the fascinating stories of the home and its history
→ 4.75 hour guided and narrated tour of Oak Alley Home and Plantation
→ Purchase snacks, salads or sandwiches in the Cafe & Ice Cream Parlor
→ FREE motor coach transportation

Booking Details:

Once you purchase the tickets online, print off the voucher or show the confirmation details from your mobile device for entry. Please have a valid photo ID available for verification and arrive at least 30 minutes prior to departure.

Departure Details
The tour will meet at the Lighthouse Ticket Office located on Toulouse St. @ the Mississippi River in the French Quarter. The address will be on the voucher you receive after booking. It is best to confirm the tour time prior to departure.

Duration
4.75 Hours

Inclusions
● 4.75 narrated tour
● Motor-coach transportation

Exclusions
● Gratuities (optional)
● Food & Beverage

Restrictions
● Due to the historic nature of the plantation, access to the second floor is by stairs only. No photography is allowed inside the plantation home.
● Transfers must be used in conjunction with optional tours.

Additional Information
● Children under 6 (not occupying a seat on tours) are free of charge but charged for food on cruises.
● Schedule and availability are subject to change. Call the number provided on your booking voucher to confirm schedule at least 48 hours prior to departure.
● Above rates are per person and include all taxes. Rates do not include gratuity to drivers and/or guides.

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 weather is unfavorable and the vendor calls off the tour, the customer may reschedule 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.
Customers booking 10 or more tickets will be considered a group. The cancellation policy for groups is different. Groups of 10 or more will have a 50% non-refundable deposit kept on any cancellations or changes regardless of how far out they are made. Groups of 10 or more will have to pay a $2 gratuity per person, select ticket during check out. Customers are required to sign a contract and a copy of the signed contract is due within 7 days of booking to confirm your reservations, otherwise, your order will be canceled. A final guaranteed passenger count is due 72 hours prior to your tour. Decreases making total due less than the 50% deposit will not receive any refund of original deposit. Any decreases to passenger count within 72 hours will not be refunded. No shows will not be refunded. Additional tickets may be purchased on site based on availability however tickets will be reserved for the final guaranteed passenger count. If you would prefer to book your group booking via phone please call 800-450-7139 and ask for the groups department.
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  • John Peden Glasgow, Kentucky, USA about 11 days ago

    Excellent

    Excellent tour very knowledgeable of history

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  • Craig Massey Alabama, USA about 29 days ago

    Excellent

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  • Krystyna USA about 4 months ago

    Mrs

    Beautiful place, very interesting. Recommend to see

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  • Melody USA about 4 months ago

    Oak Alley is Great Tour.

    Really great, knowledgeable tour guide/driver. Beautiful plantation with gorgeous trees and interesting.history. Restaurant and gift shop near plantation. Golf carts available for those with limited mobility.

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  • Adriana Williams USA about 5 months ago

    Oak Alley

    It was a lovely tour and beautiful grounds. The history of it was sad but a must see.

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  • Katherine Kunnes USA about 5 months ago

    Plantation Tour updated and corrected.

    The tour at Oak Alley has significantly improved. It now looks at all the residents of the plantation. The last time I came slaves or slavery were not mentioned. Now they have built 8 slave cabins with lots of information and replicas. The house tour includes information about the slaves.

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  • Sarah Nachtigal USA about 6 months ago

    Worth the trip

    The tour is worth it. Beautiful area, lots of history and you are able to do it at your own pace. Our guide was really nice and knowledgeable.

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  • Cynthia Marshall USA about 1 year ago

    Jude, the driver/guide was great

    Very entertaining and informative best describe Jude. He made what could have been a boring bus ride an enjoyable time. Oak Alley is a must see, our guide had actually played there as a child so she was great and informative as well

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  • Shannon USA about 1 year ago

    Journey Back in Time

    Tour the grand house and grounds of Oak Alley. Definitely worth your time and money.

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  • Brenda SAN JOSE, California, USA about 2 years ago

    A historical gem

    America has some unfortunate histories associated with enslavement and oppression, but the Oak Alley plantation tour guides were quite respectful as they shared their knowledge of this controversial time period. The architectural restorations of the beautiful Oak Alley home to the simple slave dwellings are incredible. The oaks are massive and picturesque. Our bus guide, Daniel, is a native to New Orleans, and his historical knowledge and enthusiasm made the trip extra special. Our bus driver, Aldo, was super too. If you're ever in New Orleans, make time for this trip. They have a restaurant on location, which is not the case with other plantation tours. You won't regret the experience.

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  • Management Response, about 2 years ago

    Thank you so much for your honest and detailed feedback! We will pass along the message to Daniel and Aldo. Hope you come back and join us again in the future for another tour.

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2015-11-22 19:59:23

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