New Orleans Shore Excursion: Post-Cruise Half-Day Airboat Combo Tour

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New Orleans Shore Excursion: Post-Cruise Half-Day Airboat Combo Tour information and booking

5 hours 30 minutes
Departs from
Downtown New Orleans hotels or Port of New Orleans
Returns to
Returns to the location of your choice within New Orleans city limits
Time of departure
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Tour description provided by Viator

After your cruise has docked at the Port of New Orleans, set out on an exhilarating two-hour airboat ride deep into secluded bayous in Cajun Country. You will see all sorts of wildlife on your journey -- alligators, giant catfish and nutrias.

Continue your adventure of the deep south as you make a trip to Destrehan Plantation for a glimpse into the historic past of New Orleans.

Once you've disembarked your ship at the Port of New Orleans, your guide picks you up and takes you to the quaint and remote Cajun Village close to Paradis, LA. Here, you embark on a high-speed ride onboard small airboats, comfortably gliding over marshes and venturing deep into secluded bayous for approximately 2 hours. You may even get to hold a baby alligator, feed giant catfish, or meet a nutria face to face!Then, travel to the Destrehan Plantation for a guided tour. This historic plantation, on Louisiana's Old River Road, is a lavishly restored Greek Revival antebellum mansion. Here you will have free time to enjoy lush gardens and majestic live oaks.Worry-free Shore Excursion:If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.

What's included

  • Port of hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Local guide
  • Worry-free shore excursion guarantee

What isn't included

  • Luggage storage/transport not included
  • Gratuities (optional)