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4333 Euphrosine StreetNew Orleans, La70125

Gray Line Plantation, Brunch, and Cajun Swamp Tour

An unbelievable combination of a Plantation Country Brunch, tours of two plantations and a cruise through the swamps of south Louisiana!

$175.00 8.5 Hours on Thursdays

About This Experience

Immerse yourself in the cultural history of South Louisiana as you experience a bygone era, complete with opulent plantations and man eating swamps. This action packed day excursion includes guided tours of Oak Alley and Laura Plantations, a delicious country brunch, and a swamp cruise deep into Cajun country, home to the legend of “Rougarou,” the Cajun werewolf

Please meet at the Gray Line Lighthouse Ticket Office, located at Toulouse St. and the Mississippi River, for pick up 15 minutes before tour time. No hotel pick up is offered. Refunds are not applicable to tours cancelled within 24 hours of the tour time

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On a day long adventure through plantation and Cajun country, experience a guided tour of one of the South’s most beautiful settings. Enjoy a delicious plantation brunch featuring a selection of country favorites, and relive “Memories of an Old Plantation Home” through the words of those who lived and worked on the Creole plantation. Then cruise the Manchac Swamp with your native Cajun captain and get up close to wildlife including alligators

This day long adventure through plantation and Cajun country includes transportation with guided tour en route to and from the New Orleans French Quarter. Enjoy a delicious plantation brunch featuring a selection of country favorites featuring Crawfish Etouffee, Chicken & Smoked Sausage Gumbo, Oeuf du Jour (egg dish of the day), Cajun Smoked Sausage Links, fresh fruit and yogurt, and other offerings. Mint Juleps, mimosas, and Bloody Mary’s are available for optional purchase. Then enjoy a guided tour of Oak Alley Plantation and a guided tour of Laura Plantation. Then it’s a short ride to the Manchac Swamp where you will cruise through a privately-owned wildlife refuge, and you’ll get up close and personal with some alligators in the area. On your return to the Crescent City, enjoy a panoramic view of Lake Pontchartrain as you cross the Bonnet Carre’ Spillway (the flood outlet of the Mississippi River).