Plantation Country is home to some of America's most beloved age-old estates. Dating back to the 18th century, plantation homes have experienced over 200 years of strife, innovation, and grandiose lifestyles. Plantation Country is located approximately one hour from New Orleans, LA, making the historic region a top destination for visitors around the world!
Tour providers and plantation owners offer various New Orleans Plantation Country tours. Spend your morning exploring an ancient swampland teeming with alligators, snakes, and marine mammals, and an afternoon sipping sweet tea at the famous Houmas House! There are activities and attractions for all ages and interests in New Orleans Plantation Country. Keep reading to find your favorite New Orleans Plantation Country tours!
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Plantation Tours New Orleans LA
New Orleans Plantation Country tours vary from plantation to plantation. Head to Oak Alley
to preview the sights featured in such Hollywood films as Interview With a Vampire
and TV's True Detective,
or walk the restored slave quarters of Destrehan Plantation
learning about southern America's infamous racial history. View a full list of spectacular Plantation Tours New Orleans, LA
, or look below and find the best plantation tour New Orleans Plantation Country has to offer fitting the most adventurous or elegant desires!
|Houmas House Plantation|
Visit a New Orleans Plantation!
|Oak Alley Plantation|
has been called "the best history tour in the U.S." 11 sites on the estate are listed on the National Registrar of historic buildings, and along with 5,000 pages of historical documents detailing over 250 years of life at the plantation, visitors are treated to a fascinating tour unlike any other! *Take part in one of the New Orleans Plantation Country tours awarded the "Top Travel Attraction in Louisiana" by the Louisiana Travel Promotion Association in 2007! Book a Laura Plantation Tour
Oak Alley Plantation
was built in 1839, and to this day continues to astound visitors with its 28 ancient oaks guiding visitors to the elaborate entrance adorned with towering white columns and twisted iron-black trimming. The site of epic cinema including "Primary Colors" and "Days of Our Lives," Oak Alley Plantation is dignified southern extravagance at its finest. Tour the rooms of this early American home tastefully enhanced with antique decor, then walk the grounds for a firsthand view of majestic gardens and swamp lands bordering the property. To visit Oak Alley on your next New Orleans vacation, head to Oak Alley Plantation Tours
San Francisco Plantation
|San Francisco Plantation|
is perhaps the most eclectic Plantation on Plantation Road! New Orleans Plantation Country Tours to San Francisco Plantation feature an in depth look at the extravagant gardens surrounding the home, and an up-close look at the architecture and design of the "Layer Cake" Plantation! Find tours to San Francisco Plantation online at San Francisco Plantation Tours
is considered by many to be the "Crown Jewel of Louisiana's River Road." 38 acres of lush and lavish gardens create the perfect backdrop to this 19th century mansion. Antique furniture, decor and works of art line the walls, floors and ceilings of Houmas House's 16 illustrious rooms. Purchase lunch at the famous Cafe' Burnside for a splendid sampling of creole and cajun delights! Find out more about touring the famous estate online at Houmas House Plantation Tours
is recorded as the oldest colonial plantation home in New Orleans Plantation Country! Experience the over 229 years of vibrant history at this infamous plantation country destination. Rumored home of nefarious pirate Jean Lafitte, the walls of Destrehan Plantation offer up more history than most U.S. museums. Visit Destrehan Plantation on your next trip to New Orleans Plantation Country for a captivating look at Southern lifestyles and culture over the past 2 centuries! Head to Destrehan Plantation Tours
for more info.
opened its doors in 2014 for the first time in 262 years! Through exhibits, artwork, and restored buildings, see life on a plantation through the eyes of both the enslaved and land-owning residents. As another Plantation featured on the National Register of Historic Places, Whitney Plantation is sure to impress with an extensive cache of historical pieces dating from the 18th century to today! Book a tour to this amazing Plantation estate online at Whitney Plantation Tours
More New Orleans Plantation Country Tours
Plantation Country Swamp Tour
|Family Plantation Country Swamp Tour|
Explore the swamps of Plantation Country on a fun and educational swamp tour! The bayous and swamps of back-country Louisiana offer an allure unique to NOLA. Tour the privately-owned Manchac Swamp, the popular Honey Island Swamp, or the swamps and bayous of Jean Lafitte National Historic Park! Search for the swamp monster of Honey Island, feed wild hogs and gators, and explore the nesting grounds of hundreds of exotic swamp species on a Plantation Country swamp tour! Book a New Orleans swamp tour online for the best deals and combo plantation trips! Head to New Orleans Bayou and Swamp Tours
for more information!
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, Oak Alley Plantation Tour
, and the San Francisco Plantation House Tour
! Purchase your New Orleans Power Pass
for a discount online!