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Atchafalaya Basin Landing & Marina

1377 Henderson Levee Rd, Off I-10 Exit 115, Henderson, LA 70517-7869
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Once in a lifetime experience!

We drove from Houston to New Orleans and I desperately wanted to get out and see the swamps of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GenevieveMorris86
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Masterton, New Zealand
via mobile
Atchafalaya Basin Landing swamp tours

A great experience and opportunity to check one off the bucket list. This tour begins with guest... read more

Reviewed May 11, 2018
RU_travln
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Airdrie, Canada
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1377 Henderson Levee Rd, Off I-10 Exit 115, Henderson, LA 70517-7869
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove from Houston to New Orleans and I desperately wanted to get out and see the swamps of Louisiana without the tourists around New Orleans. We made the right decision, booking over the phone was easy and the lady was helpful, she even welcomed...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

A great experience and opportunity to check one off the bucket list. This tour begins with guest coordinator Christine’s friendly welcome to ensure safety n comfort for all. Captain Tucker conducts the air boat tour with professionalism, and knowledge from his many years of experiences...More

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Basin L, General Manager at Atchafalaya Basin Landing & Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Rudy we love and appreciate your review! We look forward to your swift return as well!

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

This one and a half hour air boat tour is absolutely the best way to experience the Atchafalaya Basin in south Louisiana. The air boat is smooth and comfortable. The tour guide is informative and congenial as well as knowledgeable about the history and orgins...More

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JBLANCHARD09, Social Content Solutions at Atchafalaya Basin Landing & Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again!

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

We were recommended to go there from George from Lake Charles, wow, what a great trip, we did the Florida Everglades a week ago , and this tour was far superior to the Florida one. The Captain has been doing this for 20 years, and...More

1  Thank David S
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JBLANCHARD09, Social Content Solutions at Atchafalaya Basin Landing & Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

I am so happy you loved your time with us. Please let your family and friends to come experience Atchafalaya Basin Landing!

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Took my teenager on this to see some gators. Perhaps I was expecting a little too much as I wanted to go zipping around on the airboat. We saw some gators, and some native birds. I would say that this type of attraction might be...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

I took my son on a fan boat tour with Basin Landing and it was a highlight of our visit to Cajun country. Our guide, Craig, was friendly and knowledgeable. He knew each alligator by name and got them right by the boat. The tour...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Take the time to see the largest wetland and swamp in the USA. We are usually canoe people, but decided to try the swamp boat. The hosts are delightful and friendly. Lots of history and information given. We enjoyed see alligators up close...and going fast...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Camped at nearby Cajun Palms and took a swamp tour on an airboat. Beautiful scenery, alligators, and a very entertaining captain. He shared a lot of history, lore, and wildlife knowledge. Great time.

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

We followed brilliant directions from Perry who warned us Google might take us to the wrong place.....he was right ! A nice phone call from Christine to make sure we were not lost. Offered ear defenders or ear plugs as it’s a bit noisy on...More

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Basin L, Manager at Atchafalaya Basin Landing & Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Thanks so much, and we agree!!!! hehehhe. Seriously, so happy that you guys enjoyed your trip. Stop by next time you're in town!

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Me and my teenage son enjoyed this tour so much that I had to write a review. Everyone was very nice and genuine in all pleasantries. It was well worth the money and you will learn a lot about the animals and history. Our guide...More

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Basin L, General Manager at Atchafalaya Basin Landing & Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

So glad you enjoyed your trip. Lifelong memories are our goal!

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dpgerb
11 July 2017|
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Response from Tony H | Reviewed this property |
Yes it did on a few occasions. It was a fun trip
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solitarysouth3
1 July 2017|
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Response from BasinLanding | Property representative |
There isn't a weight limit, we would just need to know if there are any passengers over 250#, and an approx. weight of each on that is over. It would effect how many passengers we could put on the boat.
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dadencatering
26 December 2016|
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Response from Ross G | Reviewed this property |
i would say no. they have trained alligators to meet the boat, small dogs would be very attractive to hungry wild animals. Would be taking a risk and would be surprised if the operators would agree but please call them. We... More
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