Experience New Orleans’ wild bayou country on an exciting, family‐friendly airboat tour. This fun-filled tour includes a ride on the boat plus admission to an albino alligator exhibit and transportation from New Orleans. While on-board, enjoy lively commentary from your guide as you spot local wildlife, including alligators, nutria and native birds, and visit the secluded fishing village of Jean Lafitte, the infamous 19th‐century smuggler. The airboat holds 15-27 passengers.
Visit a former plantation and ride through the swamp during this two-in-one tour. Start with a visit to Oak Alley Plantation for a tour of the antebellum mansion. Follow the oak-shaded paths to the blacksmith shop during your free time. Lunch is available to purchase at the restaurant on-site.
Next, head to the dock for your swamp tour. Search for alligators and other wildlife and stop for photo ops while aboard an airboat.
Round-trip hotel transport provided from New Orleans.
Get your flying chops in beautiful New Orleans with a personal 50-minute flying lesson! No prior experience is needed for this excursion, which includes a 20-minute on-ground lesson and 30 minutes of flying time in the company of a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certified instructor. You’ll help guide the small plane through take-off and landing, and — once airborne — maneuver over New Orleans’ famous sights such as the French Quarter, the Mississippi River and the sleepy Louisiana bayous.
Get amazing aerial views of New Orleans on this 15-mile helicopter tour. While listening to guided commentary from your pilot through your headset, you and just a two other passengers will fly over Jackson Square, the French Quarter, City Park, and Lake Pontchartrain, among other landmarks.
Among the best ways to get a feel for New Orleans is to get out and walk it, but the standard self-guided tours can get a bit dull. Take one of these 3-hour smartphone-guided scavenger hunts and a three-hour window of your day will suddenly turn into adventure. Solve puzzles, study clues and celebrate at the finish, all while navigating the historic streets and taking in the sights of the Big Easy.
This tour combines a comprehensive New Orleans city overview with a rough-and-tumble swamp boat adventure—all with included transportation that makes logistics a breeze. Learn about New Orleans history and culture as you pass by classic sites such as the French Quarter and Lake Pontchartrain, and then transfer to an swamp boat to explore the swamps. You might even see an alligator! Opt to eat lunch at a local restaurant at the end of the tour.
We are a very fun and positive fishing charter! We are a fleet of Louisiana native guides that really know the waters and will put you on some serious fish catching action! Easy day trips out of New Orleans. Inshore, offshore, marsh, oil rigs, islands you name it we will go there! Redfish, speckled trout, snapper, cobia, sharks, mackerel, flounder, sheepshead, and many other species are caught depending on season. Captain Markham Dickson also speaks German if your group needs that service he can run it personally. Big groups or small (1-60 people) we will make sure y'all have a good time! 1-6 people per boat and 10 boats at the ready!
Helicopter Tours. Yeah, we got dat! Take your date, friends, or family sky dancing above the crescent city and sparkling lights of the Big Easy! Leave the traffic and tourists below and go vertical for an unforgettable 12, 20, 30, or 40 minutes sightseeing helicopter tour over New Orleans! While aboard the helicopter, listen to city tales from the pilot and look out over famous New Orleans neighborhoods such as the French Quarter. The itinerary can be tailored to the sights that the group wants to see, but typically flights include views of the impressive Mercedes-Benz Superdome, Port of New Orleans and Mississippi River.
New Orleans at sunset and lit up at night is a sight to behold. Take to the skies or a helicopter tour over the Big Easy and see how the city sparkles! Leave the traffic and tourists below and go vertical for an unforgettable 15, 20, 30, or 40 mile sightseeing helicopter tour over New Orleans! While aboard the helicopter, listen to city tales from the pilot and look out over famous New Orleans neighborhoods such as the French Quarter. The itinerary can be tailored to the sights that the group wants to see, but typically flights include views of the impressive Mercedes-Benz Superdome, Port of New Orleans and Mississippi River.
Learn to Fly. Try your hand at flying a helicopter with an FAA Certified Flight Instructor to guide you. Help control the helicopter during takeoff and landing, and enjoy your airborne time to take control and maneuver the helicopter through the skies. Includes 30 mins of practical flight instruction in a helicopter, 60 mins of pre-flight ground instruction, and First Flight Log. Weight limit: 550 lbs combined, 300 lbs per seat. Minimum Age: 10. Must watch SFAR 73 Awareness Video. No license or prior experience is necessary.
This nighttime helicopter tour lets you soar above such iconic New Orleans sights as the Superdome, the GNO Bridge, and the French Quarter, taking in views through your helicopter's panoramic windows. A bird's-eye view of New Orleans' city lights and special photo ops at the Superdome makes this tour a great choice for couples or travelers celebrating a special occasion.
- Experience 30 miles of New Orleans city views.
- Approximately 30 minutes of flight.
- Brilliant aerial views of Jackson Square and Bourbon Street.
- Intimate glimpses of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
- Chilling sights of the abandoned Six Flags theme park.
Learn to Fly. Try your hand at flying a helicopter with an FAA Certified Flight Instructor to guide you. Help control the helicopter during takeoff and landing, and enjoy your airborne time to take control and maneuver the helicopter through the skies. Includes 20 mins of practical flight instruction in a helicopter, 30 mins of pre-flight ground instruction, and First Flight Certificate. Weight limit: 550 lbs combined, 300 lbs per seat. Minimum Age: 10. Must watch SFAR 73 Awareness Video. No license or prior experience is necessary.
- Experience 60 miles of aerial views around The Big Easy.
- Approximately 60 minutes of flight.
- Magnificent sights of the swamps and wetlands.
- Tour aerial views around NASA.
- Breathtaking glimpses of the Crescent City Connection and the Mississippi
Experience the full story of the wetlands in a eco-friendly low impact way. Kayak through a true swamp surrounded by large cypress tree covered in Spanish Moss . Our top rated kayak guides will stop along the way to tell you all about the diverse ecosystems in south Louisiana.
Follow our guide down a natural bayou through a natural Louisiana swamp. Along the way your guide will pause to give detailed info about the bayous, swamps, and Louisiana’s wetland eco systems. At the mid way point, we will enjoy stop and enjoy the surroundings. Depending on the season wildlife consists of ibises, egrets, herons, eagles, alligators, turtles, and more. Woodpeckers and assorted song birds are seasonal visitors to the living and dead cypress trees visible from the bayou.
Reservations are required, if you do not use our transportation detailed driving directions will be emailed in the confirmation email. We currently use a public launch near Laplace, La.
Experience two exciting tours in one package for the ultimate New Orleans experience. This package includes two of the most popular tours in New Orleans: a swamp tour by airboat and a spooky French Quarter walking tour. Visit Louisiana’s swamplands on an airboat tour captained by a Cajun guide who shows you wild alligators. Then delve into the supernatural side of the French Quarter on a walking tour that features local legends of ghosts, voodoo practitioners, haunted houses and other spine-tingling tales.
Enjoy a private, personalized small group experience on this swamp tour just 35 minutes outside of New Orleans. There is a limit of 8 passengers, giving you plenty of room to admire the views of the Louisiana marshlands from all angles.
The first of our "Social Distancing Series", Airboat Swamp Adventure is a fun and interactive private small group tour - maximum of 15 guests. In order to maintain proper social distancing, this tour will take place on a 47 passenger bus and airboat will be filled to 50% capacity to ensure the safety of our passengers, drivers and staff.
Take a thrilling airboat ride through the wetlands near New Orleans and plenty of alligators on this active, family-friendly tour. Travel over bayous and open waterways around the colorful, historic fishing village of Jean Lafitte, named after a 19th-century smuggler. Spy alligators in the wild -- as well as raccoons, native birds and large river rodents called nutria -- as your native guide provides commentary.
We will "pick you up"...whether you are staying at a local hotel or vacation rental. If we are unable to reach your location to pick you up, our customer service representative will suggest a meeting point nearest to your location.