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locally owned and family run New Orleans tour company,first class, small scale, personalized service since 1979. Experienced and knowledgeable Driver-Guides on board comfortable, top of the line 13 passenger vans enthusiastically will make you fall in love with Louisiana!
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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12621 Patterson Rd, New Orleans, LA 70131-3219
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"grand tour"
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"laura plantation"
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"oak alley plantation"
in 148 reviews
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"bayou boat"
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"airboat ride"
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"full day tour"
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"post katrina tour"
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"cajun country"
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"air boat"
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"houmas house"
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Reviewed yesterday

Our driver was Ellen who was very helpful and kind and gave some interesting information about the city while we were driving to the plantation. The tours were interesting, and were guided by tour companies at the plantation itself. So I can only recommend this...More

Thank Gabriela M
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Giselle was our charming and knowledgeable guide on our trip to the two plantations. I Everything went smoothly and was so much fun. She even threw in several lagniappe including an alligator sighting! We would highly recommend Tours by Isabelle. You will not only be...More

Thank julie h
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Reviewed 3 days ago

i have been booking tours with Isabelle for the past several years. All of our tours are fabulous. Very knowledgeable and entertaining tour guides. We had a group of 12 travelers, some new visitors to NOLA and some old timers. We did the Laura and...More

Thank bert424
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tours of Oak Alley and Laura. Tours were great and our Host, Muriel, did a great job of providing us the history as well as getting us back safe & sound.

Thank fdicola
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We booked this trip not knowing how great it would be. Our tour guide, Joseph, was great. He was also very knowledgeable of the area. We would highly recommend booking this tour.

Thank Ken W
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We booked the swamp and Oak ally/Laura plantation tour the guide Billy picked us at a our hotel right on time.We went on the swamp tour first due to the heat in New Orleans it was great saw a lot of alligators and wild life...More

Thank blondie613
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the Grand Tour which included the Laura, Oak Alley and an air boat tour. Our guide Kat was awesome. Picked us up at our Hotel and spent the day with us. The small group was nice and felt like we got to know...More

1  Thank Chad G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kat Fields took us with a number of other people on this tour. She was most informative and we learnt a lot. The Plantation tours themselves were excellent too. Kat is probably the best tour guide we have ever had. Thank you so much.

Thank pet215
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Make certain to reserve at least a week or two in advance because there was room for only six to eight on our tour and there were six of us. If you arrived in New Orleans from out of town, you should call the number...More

Thank Roy C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As our driver/guide, Joseph Donenfelser commented, most people who come to New Orleans never get out of the city, and so we were really glad we took the Swamp & Plantation tour. It showed us so much more Louisiana! He was so articulate and knowledgeable...More

1  Thank nevertooold53
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191kelseyf
27 April 2018|
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Response from Dakota H | Reviewed this property |
We did both with a 11:00-4:30. We had a small group so we got back a little sooner then expected.
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flyawayCA
4 April 2018|
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Response from Isabelle C | Property representative |
Typically, we return to the city around 5PM or 5:30PM depending on traffic.
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Jeff G
28 March 2018|
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Response from Isabelle C | Property representative |
It is $ 115. per person, including the entrance fees to both Plantation estates at Oak Alley and at Laura Plantations.
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