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Laura Plantation Tour with Transportation from New Orleans

13 Reviews | New Orleans, USA


5 hours 30 minutes (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
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Keeping you safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Regular temperature checks for staff
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Overview

Discover the Mississippi Valley's historic but turbulent past at Laura Plantation on this guided, 5.5-hour tour from New Orleans. Laura Plantation is a restored, Louisiana Creole plantation on the west bank of the Mississippi River near Vacherie. The plantation was run by four Creole women, most notably Laura, for whom it is named. See unique architecture, colorful gardens, and sugar cane fields, and hear stories about all aspects of plantation life along the way. Round-trip transportation and plantation entry fee included.

Highlights

  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Family friendly
  • All entrance fees included
  • Hotel pickup included

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Reviews

Average 4.62 out of 5 stars based on 13 verified reviews from Cool New Orleans and TripAdvisor

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Patrick W, Mar 2020 Verified
A wonderful tour. A very detailed discription of the plantation from its founding to present day. Our tour guide, Logan, did a wonderful job. Very knowledgeable. I would suggest this plantation tour to anyone interested in the total picture of plantation life.
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Susan Y, Feb 2020 Verified
It was an enlightening experience, looking back on a by gone era. Very sad how humans can be so cruel. Michael, our tour guide was very informative and knew much about the plantation.
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Rosemary S, Feb 2020 Verified
I have been to the Laura Plantation twice and have loved it both times. I had an amazing tour guide both times who were extremely knowledgeable and passionate about the history. My only regret is I didn’t write their names down because they were truly amazing. Especially the one we had yesterday. If this site can add his name, I would be ok with that!!
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Joan Marie H, Feb 2020 Verified
Very detailed and informative. Both on the bus and at the plantation. Many add on options available. The hotel pickup was convenient and punctual.
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Dorothy K, Jul 2018 Verified
I highly recommend this tour. The tour guide was excellent. He had a through knowledge about the history of the Laura. He was able answer all questions from the guests.
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Peter B, Aug 2017 Verified

Very Good.

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carolinerochford, Aug 2016 Verified

Excellent. Real insight into plantation life. Would recommend

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Ronald I, Jun 2016 Verified

Very informative and interesting!

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Christine T, Mar 2016 Verified

Very knowledgeable and passionate tour guide - an excellent way to gain an insight into the lives and conditions of the plantation owners, their families and slaves. Transport from hotel to main bus was quite good. Bus from New Orleans to the plantation was not as comfortable as expected for the time spent on board.

Kenny B, Oct 2017 Verified
Really interesting Tour. Our guide Logan was very informative and introduced an element of fun into the walk. Even the coach trip to get to and from the plantation was enjoyable with our driver Brian giving good background information on Katrina and its aftermath.

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