Adventures of Jean Lafitte Swamp Tour in Lafitte, LA

Airboat Adventures5145 Fleming Park RoadLafitte, LA 70067
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Overview

Add a little nature to your New Orleans trip on this relaxing pontoon ride through the bayous of Louisiana! A knowledgeable guide will take you to the best viewing locations to see alligators and other indigenous wildlife, and will keep you entertained with lots of fun facts and information about the region. Witness the beauty of the Louisiana swamps with Adventures of Jean Lafitte!

Good To Know

  • Family-friendly.
  • Tour duration: 1.5 hours.
  • Narrated Louisiana Alligator and Wildlife Tour.
  • Explore 20,000 acres of tidewater cypress swamp.
  • See bayou creatures of all shapes, sizes, and species!
  • Round trip transportation available; choose the hotel pick-up option when selecting your tickets. Pick-up begins an hour and thirty minutes prior to your tour time.

Description

from Adventures of Jean Lafitte
Looking For Some Good Ol’ Fashioned New Orleans Fun?
Are you ready to experience one of the best excursions New Orleans has to offer? Adventures of Jean Lafitte offers personal Alligator Tours through Louisiana’s beautiful backcountry. Gather your whole crew and come experience the “road less traveled”!

We boast some of the most entertaining pontoon bayou tours in Louisiana! Adventures of Jean Lafitte is located approximately 40 minutes from New Orleans, and is open 7 days a week for your convenience. Don’t have transportation? Don’t fret, we got you and your crew. We offer round trip transportation from any hotel in the Greater New Orleans area for a small additional fee.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Adventures of Jean Lafitte

What are the hours of operation?
Departure times: 9:45 AM, 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM.

Are there any age/physical/health/etc. restrictions for this tour?
Wheelchairs, strollers, etc. are allowed on the pontoon boat. There is a ramp that allows easy access. The only requirement is that you must also be able to board the boat without our assistance.

What should I wear? 
We highly recommend comfortable, casual clothing that is appropriate for the weather. Please keep in mind that it can sometimes be slightly chillier on the water.

Where do we board?
Approximately 35-45 minutes from New Orleans in the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve:
5145 Fleming Park Rd, Lafitte, LA 70067.

Note: give yourself an hour to get there in case of traffic! If preferred, round trip transportation is available from major hotels in the downtown New Orleans/French Quarter area.

Is the tour appropriate for children? 
Yes, Adventures of Jean Lafitte is suitable for all ages.

Is transportation included? If so, where is the pick-up spot or how do I arrange it? 
We provide round trip transportation from major hotels in the downtown New Orleans/ French Quarter area! When we say “door to door service”, we truly mean it. We will pick you up right in front of your hotel door. Pick-up begins an hour and thirty minutes prior to your scheduled bayou tour time. It is critical that you are ready and waiting at your pickup location, because our drivers have a small time frame to pick up all guests.

Note: if you need transportation, you MUST choose the hotel pick-up option when selecting your tickets, and enter your hotel in when in the check out process.

Is the tour wheelchair accessible?
Wheelchairs, strollers, etc. are allowed on the pontoon boat. There is a ramp that allows easy access. The only requirement is that you must also be able to board the boat without our assistance.

Can I bring my camera? 
Yes, great photo opportunities!

How long is the tour? 
The tour is approximately 1.5 hours.

Can I bring my pet?
No.

What’s included in my ticket/experience? 

  • Tour 20,000 acres of tidewater cypress swamp. 
  • Narrated Louisiana Alligator and Wildlife Tour.
  • 1.5 hours on the water 
  • Chance to see bayou creatures of all shapes, sizes, and species! (Alligators -Snakes -Turtles -Egrets -Herons -Ibis -Hawks -Owls -Bald Eagles -White-tailed deer -Nutria -Raccoons -And more!)