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Plantation Tour

Travel Back in Time with a Plantation Tour!

See Not 1 But 2 Historic Sites: Oak Alley & Laura Plantations

Spend the day along the old Mississippi River Road, visiting Louisiana’s most famous plantations. With Cajun Encounters you will journey down the historic River Road Region as you make your way to these historic landmarks. On this tour, you will see the grandeur and diversity of New Orleans by visiting Oak Alley and Laura Plantations.

Laura Plantation, a Creole Plantation, has a rich and unique history, from the home itself to the stories of the four women that ran it, one of which it was named for. Tour this 200+ year old sugarcane plantation. Tour includes a walk through of the “Big House” as well as slave quarters. Much of the plantation was destroyed in 2003, but has since been rebuilt and restored to it’s original glory, going as far as to repurpose materials from.

Oak Alley Plantation gets its name from the spectacular quarter mile tunnel of 28 oak trees that frame the plantation as you approach. Built in 1839 and facing the Mississippi River, Oak Alley’s magnificent appearance makes it a MUST SEE destination on everyone’s list of historic Louisiana sites.


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Standard Tour:
Oak Alley & Laura Plantation Tour

Adults – $80  |  Children (under 12) – $59

Pickup Time: 8:30-9:00am

Return Time: (approximate) 2:30pm

Pickup Time 12-12:30pm

Return Time: (approximate) 5:45pm

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Combination Tour:
Oak Alley & Laura Plantation Tour &
Swamp Tour

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Adults – $124  |  Children (under 12) – $84.50

Tours may be taken on the same day or different days. However, during Daylight Saving Time, same day touring for this combination may not be available. Please ask for details.

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