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Louisiana's Very Best Swamp Tour (4 Hours 30 Minutes)

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New Orleans, LA United States

Valid for Travel Now Through: 08 Dec 2018

Louisiana's Very Best Swamp Tour (4 Hours 30 Minutes)

New Orleans, LA United States

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Description

This incredible journey into the swamplands of Louisiana begins with a narrated one-hour drive to a charming respite at the edge of the marsh. The double-ended flat-bottom boats, some with canopies, will be ready when you arrive. Your experienced guide will lead you into the deeper, harder-to-reach small bayous and sloughs in the interior of the swamp. All of the guides are native to Louisiana and deliver non-commercialized explanations of Louisiana swamp ecology and natural history.

As you carefully make your way through the bog, you will see and hear the resident and migratory wildlife. Alligators abound, as well as bald eagles, nutria, mink, deer, black bear, raccoon, otter, beaver, and lots of birds and fish. There have even been sightings of the Florida cougar! Many species of exotic birds also make their home in this swamp, and an active bald eagle nest has occupied the swamp dating back to 1910!

Sit back and relax as you're overcome by the primitive beauty of the cypress trees rising from the water...the sweet smell of wild azaleas in the air...

Departures:
07:30 AM, 12:30 PM, 11:30 AM,



Meeting instructions:
Specific pick up or taxi instructions will appear on your voucher after you purchase your trip.



Special instructions:
- You will be picked up at or near your hotel. Contact the vendor (phone number will be on your voucher) prior to the tour for specific pickup location. Please allow for other stops while waiting for your transfer.

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