Starting at $59 | 2-2.5 Hours
If you are searching for a gorgeous, natural and picturesque kayak swamp tour – this is your tour! See dense cypress forest, expansive wetlands, and an array of wildlife surrounding you as you paddle on waters that are ideal for beginners and adventure seekers alike.
Starting at $175 | 8 Hours
A Rich Cultural and Ecological Experience! Learn the history and importance of this unique ecosystem on an intermediate paddle through Manchac Swamp. Transportation to and from New Orleans and a Whitney Plantation tour included!
On a New Orleans Kayak Swamp Tours you will create memories exploring the beauty of the swamps and plantations with the help of our eco-guides. We aim to provide the best kayak experience for each and every customer that comes our way. Your experienced guide will take you on an sit-on-top kayak adventure you won’t forget!
We’ll make sure that you are having an amazing time on and off the water. Safety and fun are our top priorities. You’ll enjoy the spectacular scenery of the Manchac Swamp tour and the Honey Island swamp tour while learning about the unique surrounding ecosystem. The Gulf Coast ecosystem is the largest and fastest disappearing land mass on the planet. Come and enjoy these areas with us while you still can and learn what you can do to help save them!
Tour locations vary and are dependent on water levels and weather. We provide all necessary gear. Ages 8+ and all abilities.
Autumn photo recap by Ross Baringer In the fall marsh marigolds draw butterflies into the swamps of the Ponchartrain Basin. The red-shouldered blackbirds, who build the most intricate nests in the spring, spend the cooler autumn months gathering in noisy gangs sometimes hundreds of birds strong. The ever-present bard owls take advantage…More »
Ross Baringer a Louisiana summer in color. The American alligator is undoubtedly the most famous resident of Louisiana swamps. Hollywood has given this animal a monstrous reputation, and while it is a dangerous predator it tends not to be aggressive. Alligator attacks are rare. One of the most common sounds heard…More »
Understanding vs. Fear Breaking down our misconceptions about swamps. By Ross Baringer Swamps have carried a negative connotation and inspired fear for centuries, even in Louisiana where most of our culture is in some way connected to that environment. In literature and film they are often portrayed as dark festering areas full of evil….More »