Southern Louisiana is known around the world for its one-of-a-kind culture and breathtaking swamplands full of unusual wildlife. Visitors to the state often seek out opportunities to enjoy the natural environment as well as taking in all the must-see sights of the famous French Quarter. When you are hosting out-of-town guests who want to get a glimpse of Louisiana’s spectacular bayous, bring them on a swamp tour close to New Orleans. Not sure which tour company offers the best guided swamp tour in the New Orleans area? Just take it from the countless satisfied customers who have recommended Airboat Adventures’ as having some of the most knowledgeable guides and authentic airboat swamp rides around.
There is nothing like seeing the Louisiana bayou in an airboat. If you’re looking for a front row seat to see the exotic birds, turtles, reptiles, fish, trees and vegetation of South Louisiana, taking a swamp tour close to New Orleans with Airboat Adventures is the way to go. Your airboat tour is guaranteed to give you a truly unique perspective of the beauty and mystique that characterizes the region’s expansive cypress swamps. Airboats provide an exhilarating high-speed ride across the vast waterways and marshes of the area. Flatboats are also designed to offer riders a more personal and natural experience by positioning you near the water’s surface. The skilled boat captains with Airboat Adventures have been navigating these swamplands for years and they know how to maneuver the marsh and spot interesting wildlife. Many tour guides expertly interact with the wild alligators that occupy the area and you may even get a chance to hold a baby gator! You’ll hear fun and informative bits of history when you take a swamp tour close to New Orleans with the friendly guides of Airboat Adventures.
Reserve your tour to explore the winding bayous with Airboat Adventures today by calling 504-689-2005. We are located just 30 minutes from the New Orleans French Quarter at 5145 Fleming Park Road in Lafitte, Louisiana. Our tours are open seven days a week and available in several packages to suit groups of all sizes. Our small boat is a good fit for groups of 6 to 8 people and our large boat accommodates groups with between 15-27 passengers. We also offer each of these options with pickup and drop off for guests who are staying in downtown New Orleans hotels. Scheduled tours start at 9:45 a.m. and run throughout the day, and last about two hours. Swamp tours can also be customized for a small extra fee if you want to go during sunset or are interested in extending or shortening the tour length for your group’s needs. We are passionate about the ecosystem and landscape of the majestic Louisiana swamps and it shines through in each and every one of our exceptional airboat tours. If you’re ready for something new and exciting to do with your family and friends, choose a swamp tour close to New Orleans with Airboat Adventures.