Airboat Adventures in Lafitte, LA

Airboat Adventures5145 Fleming Park Rd.Lafitte, LA 70067
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Airboats are flat-bottomed, which allows easy access to shallow waters and protects the wildlife that lives below the surface; they are the perfect vessel for exploring the marshlands of Louisiana! Enjoy thrilling encounters with alligators, turtles, and many other species, and along the way, take in the priceless views! Airboat Adventures provides a unique and fun learning experience that is great for all ages!

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Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our Lafitte Travel Experts
  • Tour duration: 1 hour and 45 minutes.
  • Children must be 5 years of age or older.
  • Not suitable for pregnant women, people with neck/back pain, or anyone with similar medical issues.
  • To schedule roundtrip transportation, choose the hotel pick-up option when selecting your tickets. Pick-up begins 1 hour and 15 minutes prior to your scheduled tour time.
  • Encounter all of the state’s majestic creatures, such as: alligators (as big as seventeen feet!), snakes, turtles, egrets, herons, hawks, owls, bald eagles, white-tailed deer, nutria, raccoons, and more!


from Airboat Adventures
Looking For Something WILD In New Orleans?
Venture beyond Bourbon Street to see the REAL Louisiana. See Louisiana’s iconic bayous and swamps with Airboat Adventures. Our personal New Orleans Swamp Tours are kid-friendly, family-friendly adventures!

New Orleans Swamp Tours & Airboat Rides
We are proud to boast some of the most exciting swamp tours in Louisiana! Airboat Adventures is just 45 minutes from the French Quarter. We’re open year-round, seven days a week. We’ll even pick you up from any hotel in the Greater New Orleans area!

Airboat Swamp Tours To Remember
Are you planning a trip to south Louisiana? Complete your Bayou State experience with a Louisiana swamp tour. Taking a tour with Airboat Adventures is taking a step back in time. See the original Louisiana before the hustle and bustle of modern life. Meet the TRUE Louisiana natives—the alligators, birds, and other wildlife. Encounter the essence of Louisiana.

With our fleet of on-site airboats, we can accommodate any size party. Our small boats hold 6 to 8 passengers, while the larger boats can carry 15 to 30 passengers.

Make sure to bring your camera!

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Frequently Asked Questions about Airboat Adventures

Are there any age/physical/health/etc. restrictions for this tour?

Children must be 5 years of age or older. No pregnant women, and no people with prior neck/back pain or similar medical issues.

What should I wear?

Comfortable, casual attire based on weather conditions is recommended. Keep in mind, it is often cooler in a moving airboat.

Where do we board?

They will board approximately 30 miles south of New Orleans at 5145 Fleming Park Rd, Lafitte, LA 70067. Please note that it takes about 45 minutes to get to us in normal traffic. Allow one hour and you’ll be sure to be on time! If preferred, round trip transportation is available.

Is the tour appropriate for children?

Yes. Must be 5 years or older.

Is transportation included? If so, where is the pick-up spot or how do I arrange it?

Yes, they do! If you are staying at one of the hotels in the Greater New Orleans area, Airboat Adventures will pick you up right in front of your hotel door. Transportation pick-up begins 1 hour and 15 minutes prior to your scheduled tour time. Please be waiting outside your pick-up location. Drivers have a short window of time to pick-up all guests. They are flexible to some extent, depending on what’s already booked when you call. Please note that to schedule pick-up, 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?


Can I bring my camera?

Yes, great photo opportunities!

Can I bring my pet?


How long is the tour?

The tour is approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes.

What’s included in my ticket/experience?

Your perfect New Orleans Airboat Swamp Tour awaits on this tour! Get the chance to encounter all of the state’s majestic creatures, such as: Alligators (as big as seventeen feet!), Snakes, Turtles, Egrets, Herons, Ibis, Hawks, Owls, Bald Eagles, White-tailed deer, Nutria, Raccoons, and more!