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Tours by Isabelle

12621 Patterson Rd, New Orleans, LA 70131-3219
+1 504-398-0365
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Small-Group Tour of Oak Alley and Laura Plantation from New Orleans
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locally owned and family run New Orleans tour company,first class, small scale, personalized service since 1979. Experienced and knowledgeable Driver-Guides on board comfortable, top of the line 13 passenger vans enthusiastically will make you fall in love with Louisiana!
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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12621 Patterson Rd, New Orleans, LA 70131-3219
+1 504-398-0365
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On May 9th, we opted for the High-Speed Airboat with The Cajun Country and Plantations Full Day Tour (2292GRAND). Our lovely guide was Niji. She provided running very interesting commentary and did all the driving. The airboat tour was very exciting and we did get...More

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic tour of both the Laura and Oak Valley plantations. These two are a must! Giselle, our tour guide was splendid and went above and beyond the plantations to ensure a memorable tour!! Thank you, Giselle!

Thank Arleen E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I totally enjoyed my tour. Muriel was our tour guide. First, we took a swamp boat ride. We had the opportunity to see alligators and other wildlife in the wild. It was so nice to see the bayou. Then we went to Oak Alley Plantation....More

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently went on the New Orleans Architectural and Sightseeing Small Group Tour offered by Tours by Isabelle. We travelled in a very comfortable van with only 5 in our group. Our Guide, Gene, was excellent. He was funny, friendly and extremely knowledgeable. Our tour...More

Thank Janet W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the tour driver Madeline a lot. She picked us up in the van, drove the entire way there talking about the history, culture, life and environment of NOLA and Lake Pontchartrain and the Mississippi River. On the way back, she let everyone take...More

1  Thank hoffmans8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Five of us did the Oak Alley and Laura plantation tours with Jenny as our guide. She was very informative and had a lot of local knowledge. The van was clean, cool, and well maintained - 13 of us fit with no issues. This tour...More

1  Thank Matthew W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ellen was our tour guide/driver for the day. We were a group of six, first time to New Orleans and Ellen was just what the day needed. She is very knowledgeable about New Orleans, it's history and it's current situation. We especially enjoyed that she...More

1  Thank David H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the Grand Tour option that included an air boat tour of the bayou and two plantations (Oak Alley and Laura) - and it was an excellent day, I saw other tours (the bug buses) and they seemed to spend forever being arranged in...More

1  Thank KiwiKong
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friends and I take a girls trip each year. We chose New Orleans this year. While there we booked a plantation tour. Our driver/tour guide was Ginnie (sp?). She was amazing. She kept up a running dialog the entire 45 minute drive there and...More

1  Thank gayrod56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well... Our tour guide stood almost 5' tall and she knew a lot about New Orleans. She occupied the entire outbound leg of our tour with nuggets of local info."Let's talk about..." whatever there was to talk about out the windows. One thing about it...More

1  Thank George C
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Do we need Skeeter repellent for Swamp tour?
23 April 2017|
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Response from Isabelle C | Property representative |
Actually you really don't have to worry about bugs and mosquitoes on our swamp tours, the swamps and bayous where we go do not have stagnant water. The water is running and constantly fluctuating, therefore there are no bug... More
We will be arriving July 1st but staying in Hammond LA. Where can we go to get picked up and park our car since we aren't staying in downtown New Orleans? I want to take the Airboat Ride tour
28 March 2017|
Response from Isabelle C | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in our tours! We usually recommend being picked up from Harrah's Hotel (228 Poydras Street) as they have a parking garage attached to their hotel. Thank you, Tours by Isabelle
is there somewhere to purchase food while on the small group oak alley and Laura plantation tour?
20 December 2016|
Response from Isabelle C | Property representative |
Yes! At Oak Alley Plantation they do have a cafe attached to their grounds where you could purchase a sandwich or snack. Thank you!