Oak Alley Plantation Tour With Private Transportation

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    8am, 12pm
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Tour picks up from anywhere in downtown/central New Orleans
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Enjoy a 5-hour small-group tour to Oak Alley Plantationin Vacherie, Louisiana from New orleans. Plantationtour guides givenarrated tours in period costumes, providing views of all of the rooms on each of the first two floors. Oak Alley Mansion itself has a unique history of rise and decline along with its extensive history as a plantation and sugar mill.Transportation is provided in a luxury executive class van for up to 13 people.

Highlights

  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Excellent value for money
  • Ideal choice for families
  • Step back in time on a history tour

Know More about this tour

Get picked up at your New orleans hotel and enjoy your driver's informative narration as you travel the roughly 1 hour to Oak Alley Plantation. Learn aboutFrench Quarter history and architecture, the growth of New orleans, the impact of Hurricane Katrina, and thebasics of Louisiana bayou country and wildlife.

Upon arrival at Oak Alley plantation you bewill met at The front door by a tour greeter. Beverages are available for purchase at this point - including the classic southern cocktail, the mint julep. Beverages are allowedon the tour and lids are provided if you would like to bring one along.

The first portion consists of a 45-minute narrated tour of the first and second floors of the majestic mansion. The tour is made all the more interesting by the staff, who are outfitted in period correct costumes. The tour covers the history and operations of the plantation and sugar mills, the history of the families that have called Oak Alley home, and the many ups and downs of the mansion itself.The second portion of the tour is self-guided, leading you through the grounds and exhibits including several replica slave cabins.

The self-guided tour ends at the cafe, bar, and gift shop. Guests are invited to grab a bite and a beverage and peruse the gift shop for a bit before boarding the van for a 1-hour narrated drive back to the hotel.

Inclusions

Professional Licensed Tour Guide/ Driver

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Private tour

Entry/Admission - Oak Alley Plantation

Exclusions

Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

Food and drinks (available to purchase)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Most travelers can participate

Not wheelchair accessible

A minimum of 8 people per booking is required