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New Orleans: Airboat or Pontoon Boat Cruise with Transfers

Activity provider: N’awlins Luxury Tours

New Orleans: Airboat or Pontoon Boat Cruise with Transfers

Activity provider: N’awlins Luxury Tours
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Explore the iconic swamps minutes from Downtown New Orleans on an airboat or pontoon boat cruise. Learn about the swamps and bayous, get up close to the alligators on Bayou Segnette, and more.

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Meet your driver in your hotel lobby in New Orleans.


  • Feel the adrenaline pump as you look into an alligator's dark eyes
  • Glide through the Louisiana Wetlands looking for swamp creatures
  • Sit back and relax onboard either a pontoon boat or an airboat
  • Take a airboat cruise on Bayou Segnette, marveling at its nature
  • Enjoy a hotel pickup and drop-off so you simply enjoy your day
Full description

Discover Louisiana's renowned swamps and bayous on a guided airboat or pontoon boat cruise from New Orleans. Glide across the peaceful waters, learning about this iconic region from your captain. Choose to take it easy with a low-speed pontoon boat or speed things up with a thrilling, faster airboat ride.

Embark on an enchanting boat cruise across the Louisiana swamps. Listen to your guide's lively commentary as you keep your eyes peeled for local wildlife, including alligators, nutria, and native birds. Get up close to alligators on Bayou Segnette, watching these impressive creatures from the safety of your boat.

Feel the warm and humid breeze on your skin as you glide over these calm waters, surrounded by lush nature. Weave in an out of little coves, by swooping trees, and by reeds as you take in the bayou atmosphere.

  • 90-minute pontoon or airboat cruise
  • Captain
  • Guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Guided tour of the swamps
  • Food and drinks (available for purchase before the tour)
  • Tips (optional)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • Masks are required while indoors
  • Masks are strongly recommended for anyone indoors regardless of vaccination status. Unvaccinated participants are required to wear a mask while indoors

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Important information

Know before you go

  • The airboat tour is not suitable for people with back problems, heart problems, pregnant women, and riders under 48” tall
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Crazy cousin was definitely on point with his knowledge of the area. We had an amazing time and will definitely be doing it again!!!

August 28, 2022

September 8, 2022

Product ID: 411698