4- hour kayak rental. Paddle amongst the alligators and the estuary of the Barataria Preserve at your own pace. This eco tour allows you to explore the habitat in it's natural beauty without disturbing the wildlife. Explore the area's moss-ladened cypress trees, egrets, herons, eagles, alligators, fish and much more. Our launch is located only 30 minutes South of New Orleans. Booking reserves your kayak, life jacket, paddle, map of area, wildlife identification pamphlet, parking and use of boat launch and equipment for 4 hours.