Adventures In New Orleans That Are Worth Every Penny

September 29, 2017

If you’ve never been to New Orleans, or even if you go every other weekend, there’s plenty of exciting, one-of-a-kind experiences that you won’t want to miss. Whether you love the thrilling outdoors of Louisiana’s swamps, the fun nightlife, or the rich culture and history, there’s a New Orleans adventure for everyone.

Louisiana Swamp Tours with Airboat Adventures

While in the heart of Louisiana’s swamps and cajun country, you won’t want to miss what New Orleans has to offer. From alligators to nutria, to beautiful spanish moss, this outdoor paradise is something you can’t experience through a screen–photo or video. You simply can’t put a price on a memory like holding a baby alligator or having a five-hundred-pound one jump right by the airboat!

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When you book a tour with Airboat Adventures you can expect to see all kinds of Louisiana swamp wildlife like alligators, snakes, turtles, and egrets and possibly deer, or nutria, throughout 20,000 acres of tidewater cypress swamp.

Adventures in New Orleans Nightlife

Looking for something to do after a fun day outdoors on an authentic Louisiana airboat? We know some great places to listen to real blues, jazz, and cajun music from talented Louisiana artists. You’ll love to sit back and relax after a hot day in a New Orleans swamp with a nice cold drink and a few great tunes.

Here are a couple of music and nightlife experiences we highly recommend to wind down after a day in the swamps!

  1. House of Blues – Venue to local, national, and international music acts as well as three separate bars with a selection of several signature drinks.
  2. Maison Bourbon Jazz Club – Many well-known New Orleans jazz artists, including Harry Connick, Jr., got their start in this very club!

Cultural and Historical Adventures of New Orleans

If you’re not the biggest fan of swamps, alligators and airboats, or you’re just crazy about the rich history of New Orleans, we suggest taking a stroll through the French Quarter and sipping a cafe au lait, and visiting dozens of others New Orleans attractions featuring its unique culture. Try a voo doo adventure or spooky adventure with various tours about the city.

Here are two historical experiences found in New Orleans worth every penny:

  1. WWII Museum – Go back in time to Word War II and relive the untold story of a soldier fighting in the war to end all wars.
  2. Haunted History Tours – With all kinds of tours to choose from–voo doo, cemetary, even vampire tours–you can find a haunted tour full of chilling ghostly details!

Whatever adventure you choose, we hope you have an amazing time in New Orleans!

Contact Us For a New Orleans Outdoor Adventure

Looking for a thrilling New Orleans adventure? Call Airboat Adventures at 504-689-2005 or email us at We’d love to be one of your unforgettable experiences while in New Orleans!

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