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!
What are the hours of operation?
Departure times: 9:45 AM, 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM.
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?
Approximately 30 miles south of New Orleans:
5145 Fleming Park Rd, Lafitte, LA 70067.
Note: 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, we 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. We are flexible to some extent, depending on what’s already booked when you call.
Note: 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! 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!