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Cajun Critters Swamp Tour

363 Louisiana St, Westwego, LA 70094-4115
+1 504-347-0962
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Great tour, fun captain

The swamp tour is a surprise of our stay in NOLA. Although, winter time may not be a good time to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Champaign-Urbana, Illinois

Our tour guide James was excellent from the moment we walked up to him he made our group feel... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
kenya b
Morrisville, Pennsylvania
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363 Louisiana St, Westwego, LA 70094-4115
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The swamp tour is a surprise of our stay in NOLA. Although, winter time may not be a good time to visit tour, since it's cold and the gators and animals are not as active as in summer. But we were still able to see...More

Thank Micro-Young
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Our tour guide James was excellent from the moment we walked up to him he made our group feel welcome. He talked about him and his cousin Jesse and how they started the business. It was pretty cold when we went so there weren't a...More

Thank kenya b
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

My family and 2 additional teenage boys joined a tour. The price was worth every penny. The guide is a vet and local who you can tell loves this job, and his wife (his quick call from his wife was not a bother to the...More

Thank travellinfamof6
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We found the tour on Groupon. We loved it! We will go back and do this one again when we return. We heard a lot if interesting facts about the area. I would recommend it to anyone traveling to the area.

Thank Nikki Q
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We spent a week in NOLA, and this is the first thing we mention when we talk about our trip! It was the true NOLA experience you HAVE to have! Seeing the alligators in their true habbitat was so cool when your from the midwest!!!...More

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our swamp tour with Captain James! He is very passionate & funny and has a wealth of information to share about the bayou and the gators that live there! We saw numerous gators, one as long as 14 feet! It was great...More

Thank Noella Devin P
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Captain James was fun and knowledgeable, passionate about the bayou. He might be hard to understand for some with his cajun accent He was easy to work with for the reservation. We brought some beer on that we bought next door at the Hollywood bar...More

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Captain James was so kind, funny, and knowledgeable! We saw about a dozen gators and had a great time. Would definitely recommend this tour!

Thank christinerichards
Reviewed 8 April 2017

The weather was great. We toured the bayous in Bayou Segnette state park. We saw lots of gators including one that was 14 feet long. We also saw birds and turtles. The captain was entertaining and told us many facts and stories about gators and...More

Thank 1Jaybee1
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Saw gators, birds, trees, marsh up close and personal!!! Fabulous tour and the tour guide was AMAZING

Thank QueenSuber712
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Diane I
18 October 2016|
Response from lindachuray12 | Reviewed this property |
they are about 30-45 min or so out.
dulcinea l
7 July 2016|
Response from dulcinea l |
Is there a restroom on board the boat?
dulcinea l
7 July 2016|
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Response from Orlandaytripper | Reviewed this property |
Yes, call ahead :) Enjoy