Small-Group Bayou Airboat Ride With Transport From New Orleans

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 4 Hrs
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  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Please specify hotel at time of purchase. We pick up in New Orleans at any hotel, Bed & Breakfast or select Airbnbs, uptown (close to St. Charles Ave.), in (or close to).. read more
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


An airboat tour through Louisianas famous swamps is the perfect way to experience the untamed side of New Orleans. Aboard a small airboat, explore marshes and travel deep into secluded bayous as you cruise up to 45 mph (72 kph)! Enjoy the lush scenery, watch for wildlife, and hear entertaining stories and facts from your guide on your roughly 1.5-hour airboat ride. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included.


  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Small-group tour

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After pickup from your downtown New Orleans or French quarter hotel, youll drive to a remote swamp in Cajun Country, located less than an hour away, for an exciting high-speed airboat tour. On the way, your friendly driver will provide entertaining stories and interesting facts about the region.

Board a small airboat and relax as your professional driver takes you comfortably through marshes and deep into secluded bayous. On your 2-hour (roughly) airboat ride, hold on tight as the airboat reaches speeds of up to 45 mph (72 kph)!

See abundant cypress trees, Louisianas state tree, and watch for native wildlife.

After your airboat tour, youll return to your hotel.


Transport by air-conditioned 13-passenger van

Hotel pickup and drop-off, with exact pick up time provided

1.5-hour airboat ride

Entry/Admission - Bayou Segnette State Park


Food and drinks


Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 5 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

In case of inclement weather, the tour may be shortened, postponed or replaced with a similar tour on a covered boat

Sunglasses are recommended

For parties of up to 14 who wish to not be split up, there are 14-passenger airboats available

Service animals are permitted. Please advise at time of booking to arrange accommodations

Due to the nature of the airboat, children under the age of 5, pregnant women, people with back or neck issues or recent surgeries are not allowed to participate

Not wheelchair accessible

Near public transportation

Infant seats available

Not recommended for travelers with back problems

Not recommended for pregnant travelers

Most travelers can participate

This experience requires good weather. If its canceled due to poor weather, youll be offered a different date or a full refund

This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If its canceled because the minimum isnt met, youll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers

Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas

Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Our tour vans are thoroughly cleaned after each tour, all door handles and interior surfaces wiped down with alcohol-based disinfectant daily. Our driver-guides are fully vaccinated.

Traveler Reviews

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  • 27-Oct-2022

    Everything was perfect with Isabelle Tours! She pick us up directly at our airbnb and on the road to the bayous the driver gave us an historic tour of new orleans. the boat and the guide were exactly what we were looking for. We saw many alligators, birds. Definitely recommend this activity

  • 26-Oct-2022

    Friendly Knowledgeable Helpful Great recommendations On time Super service Highly recommended You need to go —————-

  • 18-Oct-2022

    Kenny was amazing! Tells a great story and makes you appreciate the life down there. No alligators that day but would go again for the scenery!

  • 17-Oct-2022

    A lot of fun. Our guide Dillon was very informative and was able to find many alligators. He was very knowledgeable and entertaining.

  • 11-Oct-2022

    We had a wonderful time on this tour, start to finish. We expected to enjoy ourselves but we didn't know how much fun it would be. Our guide was great, informative, knowledgeable and experienced. I would go on this tour again, if given the chance.

  • 10-Sep-2022

    Fun boat trip thru the swamp. Knowledgeable guide & plenty of gators. Had never done before but so glad we did. Transportation to & from the downtown area was greatly appreciated since we hadn’t rented a car. Would definitely do again!

  • 09-Sep-2022

    We had a great time on this trip. The hotel pickup and drop off included a little city sightseeing as well. The airboat ride was fun and exciting, and included seeing alligators! Beautiful area!

  • 05-Sep-2022

    Tours by Isabelle provided an excellent ride to the airboat landing. She was prompt, fun, personable, full of facts and even took photos which she texted afterward. We highly recommend her services and would book again with her in a heartbeat!

  • 28-Aug-2022

    The whole experience was awesome! Nothing to not like about the airboat rides. All the staff was super friendly and helpful and very detailed. Our boat captain was very informative about the ride, swamp, and all the different wildlife in the swamp.. he was very easy going and funny. The other great part about it is that they provide transportation. Not being from New Orleans we flew here and didn’t rent a vehicle or anything so you have the option for transportation and they will come pick you up from select hotels in New Orleans. Overall a very great experience! Would love to do it again!

  • 26-Jun-2022

    a great experience, tour guild brillent, very knowlegable and made the trip personal . family run, thrilling, the trip did not let down are expextations. cant remember the guild name sorry, young with long hair.

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