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Ultimate Swamp Adventures

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450 Laroussini St, Westwego, LA 70094-4931
+1 504-566-1290
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So fun!

Loved it! Terry was our boat guide, he did a great job! Safe, fun, saw gators, drifted (safely... read more

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megbstory05
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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Amazing Airboat Tour!

Had an amazing time on the airboat tour! Definitely worth it! Guides answered every question and... read more

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Just 15 minutes from downtown New Orleans, located in the historic fishing village of Westwego, Louisiana. We also offer pick up locations at many French Quarter hotels. On an Airboat or Tourboat,Discover the beauty of a true Cypress swamp. See Alligators, Turtles,Birds, and other wildlife in its naturally habit. Your tour will depart from Bayou Segnette; a traditional seafood trading center. We are open everyday! (except Christmas and Thanksgiving) and if Weather is not permitting for us to give a tour. *Children must be 48" Tall to ride the Airboat
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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450 Laroussini St, Westwego, LA 70094-4931
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Reviewed today via mobile

Loved it! Terry was our boat guide, he did a great job! Safe, fun, saw gators, drifted (safely) in a boat for the first time, and even the bus ride out to the location with Ricky was fun too!

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Reviewed today via mobile

Had an amazing time on the airboat tour! Definitely worth it! Guides answered every question and gave a ton of other cool facts! Would definitely recommend to others who are in the New Orleans area! Also did the sunset tour and was very happy we...More

Thank Austen D
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Reviewed yesterday

There were 5 of us on this trip. We had purchased the New Orlens Power Pass and ths adventure was part of that pass. it was absolutly the best part of our trip. Of all the places went went and the things we did, none...More

Thank LUETTA-RAE G
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Randy Y, General Manager at Ultimate Swamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for the awesome review! We want all of our customers to have the best experience they can get on a swamp tour! Hope to see you guys for adventure #2!

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So much fun and great Gators. Enjoy the birds too. Captain Scott and Driver Rick were knowledgeable and fun. You’ll be sorry when the tour is over. Thanks guys!!!

Thank Trish D
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Randy Y, General Manager at Ultimate Swamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded today

Trish,Thanks for choosing us for your adventure! We're super stoked you all had a great time on the tour and with our swamp family! Have a safe trip back!

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We booked a small airboat tour at the last minute. They were awesome and really helpful to us lost Texans. Captain Mitch was the best! Saw all sizes of alligators, turtles, fish. Even got to hold a small alligator. Well worth the money and was...More

Thank Janelle E
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Randy Y, General Manager at Ultimate Swamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded today

Janelle, It was our pleasure to have some Texans on one of our adventures! Thank you for coming out and we can't wait to take another adventure with you guys!!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you want to see alligators then this one's for you. The guide was fun and answers your questions. It did get a little borring at the end but that was kind of relaxing. I recommend getting the shuttle to Westwego if you stay in...More

Thank HelenHaz
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Randy Y, General Manager at Ultimate Swamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Helen, Thank you so much for choosing Ultimate Swamp! We loved having you on our tour!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thought it was a bit $$ as we saw only a few small aligators, our guide said aligators prefer warm weather so they stay under the water even though it was 67 degress out on our 2 PM trip last week, wish they would have...More

Thank Karen C
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Randy Y, General Manager at Ultimate Swamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are certainly sorry the weather was on the chillier side. Louisiana Weather is often unpredictable. We are glad that you were able to see some wildlife on your adventure and we appreciate your business!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

While visiting NOLA for Wrestlemania, one of the biggest things we wanted to do was a swamp tour. I researched many different companies and found that the Ultimate Swamp Adventures received great reviews and was the closest one to our hotel. We decided to Uber...More

Thank matjola
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Randy Y, General Manager at Ultimate Swamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad you chose Ultimate Swamp for your touring needs! And We hope you had a blast at Wrestlemania! Anytime you're back in NOLA, it would be our pleasure to have you on another adventure with us!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and kids really wanted to do an airboat swamp ride on our April 2018 NOLA visit. After some research, we called the company (Ultimate Swamp Adventures) direct and then booked online to set up the trip. We were able to get a better...More

Thank SMorte
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Randy Y, General Manager at Ultimate Swamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you much for coming out on a tour with Ultimate Swamp! We know you guys had a choice.so thank you for trusting us in your adventure! We Hope you and your family had a wonderful rest of your trip!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So the trip started off bad due to communication issues and a rude bus driver, but the tour itself was great. Captain Mitch took his time and had a lot of stories and information. We saw several gaters and just riding on the airboat itself...More

Thank Jenn F
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Randy Y, General Manager at Ultimate Swamp Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jenn, We are so glad that Captain Jen made your trip go well! Hope you had a great rest of your trip in NOLA!

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tlarson019
10 December 2017|
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Response from Randy Y | Property representative |
Alligators are reptiles therefore cold blooded animals. Gators sightings when it is cold are not extremely common. Winter is definitely not the best time of gator sightings are what you are hoping for.
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Brian H
8 August 2017|
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Response from ScrmnWoody | Reviewed this property |
They will pick you up at several places in the French Quarter.
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Morgan H
6 June 2017|
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Response from Randy Y | Property representative |
Hi Morgan. The tour is located approximately 15 minutes from downtown. There are several options. The first option would be to book the tour with round trip transportation included. You could also take an Uber or cab. if... More
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