Discover New Orleans’ Cajun culture and the mystic of the bayou on this half‐day swamp boat tour. In a small group, enjoy a personal tour of Louisiana’s secluded bayous. This 1.5‐hour boat trip takes you through cypress‐lined waterways to witness Cajun living and spot native wildlife including alligators, herons, nutria and more.
New Orleans' Cajun Bayou Tour
Narrated 1.5 hour boat tour on winding bayous in remote cypress swamps
Guide will share unique story of the odyssey of the Cajun people
Explore his picturesque swamp zoo on Bayou Boeuf
Small-group tour with no more than 13 people ensures a personalized experience
Your half‐day boat swamp and bayou boat tour begins with afternoon pickup from your downtown New Orleans hotel. Marvel at the idyllic scenery as you ride through cypress‐lined swamps, over the Mississippi River’s suspended bridge and deep into Cajun country.
A knowledgable Cajun guide awaits at the water’s edge to take your small group on an unforgettable wildlife‐spotting expedition through remote swamps. Along the way, he will share fascinating information about the area and its wildlife population including reptile habits, healing plants and exotic birds. Also hear tidbits about his experience as an alligator hunter and fur trapper. Spy nesting alligators,
snakes, raccoons and nutria, get great up‐close photos, and learn about the history and mystery of the swamps and the Cajun people. Before heading back to New Orleans, visit your guide’s interesting swamp zoo on Bayou Boeuf.
Your tour ends in early evening with drop off at your hotel.