Destrehan Plantation Tour & Manchac Swamp Cruise with Guide, New Orleans tours & activities, fun things to do in New Orleans | VELTRA

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Destrehan Plantation Tour & Manchac Swamp Cruise with Guide


Enjoy a 2 tours on this day trip from New Orleans. See the Destrehan Plantation and learn the history the French Colonial style house. Then take a cruise through a privately-owned wildlife refuge.

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Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Check-in
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  • Check-out
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Starting time: 11:00 13:00
Starting time: 11:00 13:00
  • 10:45 Check-in at the Gray Line Ticket Office
  • 11:00 Destrehan Plantation Guided Tour
    plantations02 Discover the Destrehan Plantation, the oldest documented antebellum mansion in lower the Mississippi Valley, and see its beautiful French Colonial style architecture. Upon your arrival, expand your knowledge about the mansion owners' sugar dynasty and the house's rich history.
  • Manchac Swamp Cruise
    gator Go on a short but thrilling cruise along the Manchac Swamp, home to the local legend of Rougarou or the Cajun Werewolf. You will also see a number of alligators and other animals as you learn more about the local wildlife. Have some light snacks and drinks at your expense before heading back.
  • 16:30 Check-out at the Gray Line Ticket Office
    • Children under 6 years old are free if they do not occupy a seat.
    • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
    • Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Printed VELTRA voucher
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Please call the activity provider 24 hours before your activity to reconfirm your booking. Your voucher has the necessary contact information listed.
Additional Note(s)
    • The activity schedule is subject to change or cancellation due to weather or traffic conditions.
    • Gratuity is not included in the price.
    • You must have a printed copy of your VELTRA voucher to present upon check-in. You will not be able to participate in this activity if you only have a digital copy on your mobile device.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 20.
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Payment/Cancellation policy
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after the booking confirmation date will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

After your booking is confirmed, be sure to print your voucher and bring it with you on the day of your activity.



Pick-up Not available
Duration 6 hour(s)
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