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From New Orleans: Oak Alley Plantation Tour

Product ID: 145617
Visit Oak Alley Plantation, named for the double row of southern live oak trees that date back to the 18th century. Learn about plantation life, see antique farm equipment and join a tour led by a guide in traditional dress.
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Duration: 5.5 hours
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  • Get an insight into life on a plantation
  • See the famous southern oak trees that gave Oak Alley Plantation its name
  • Marvel at the evocative Antebellum architecture
Full description
Benefit from pick-up at your accommodation in New Orleans, and then make your way to the Oak Alley Plantation in Vacherie.

Located on the banks of the Mississippi River, Oak Alley was named for the 28 huge oak trees that line the road leading up to – and pre-dating – the plantation house. Admire the Greek Revival architecture of the house, built in the 19th century for one of the wealthiest families of the South.

See original features, including antique farm machinery, and avail of amenities such as a restaurant and souvenir shop. Be led by a guide wearing authentic plantation-style clothes and hear about the first example of Antebellum restoration along the legendary River Road.
  • Pick-up and drop off at your accommodation in New Orleans
  • Guided tour of an historic plantation house
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Snacks and refreshments

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Important information
Know before you go
• The drive to Oak Alley takes approximately 75 minutes
• Walking is required on this tour
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 / 5

based on 45 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.4 / 5
  • Organization
    4 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.1 / 5
  • Safety
    4.6 / 5
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Plantation house was amazing but bus tour group was not

The Oak Alley Plantation Home was amazing, well worth the trip. The tour company that took me was not run so well. Picked up from hotel and dropped off at meeting point for bus, but I was left there with other passengers for half an hour as they forgot about us. Once that was sorted the rest of the tour went smoothly.!

June 22, 2019

this is definitely a trio worth doing! the oak tree plantation is impressive and the history around it very interesting. We were very lucky to have had an amazing bus driver. he was great fun and such a source of knowledge, he made the trip even better! have tried a few day trips via this app but I have to say this was by far the best!

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February 5, 2019

Easy tour to Oak Alley - with plenty time to wander around by yourself

I enjoyed this tour from the beginning to the end. Pick up was great. Oak Alley Plantation was of course simply magical, but I also enjoyed the alone time one was given, wandering around taking photos, feeling the energy. There is a lot of sad history here. Do not miss the OAKS - those giant trees are so marvellous, so amazing, and SO old. I think I obsessed about them the most...

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November 7, 2018

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Louisiana Tour Company

Product ID: 145617