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Southern Louisiana Private Swamp Tours
"The departure point for this 2.5 hour long swamp tour is located 30 minutes outside of the great city of New Orleans and along the way you will see fishing villages and breath taking views of the bayou. If needed transportation is provided to and from the location with high end luxury vehicles and there is a pick up fee per person that is due at time of arrival at the tour location.As your tour departs from the docks and you begin to explore the swamp you will see all sorts of wildlife ranging from alligators to migratory birds from South America and everything in between. The beautiful Mississippi River Delta is ranked as one of the top 5 deltas in the world with the most animal life per acre. On your tour you will have the opportunity to see alligators up close as your tour guide hand feeds them food. Come see what southern Louisiana has to offer.""""A private swamp tour is the best way to explore and appreciate the history and landscape of southern Louisiana. This two and a half hour tour explores over 28 square miles of terrain with many different types of wild life such as alligators and migratory the tour guides are locals and they are knowledgeable in the rich history of the area. Make sure to ask them about the 2
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Combo Oak Alley Plantation And 16-passenger Air-boat Swamp Tour
"We are only 35 minutes from New Orleans yet a world apart. Our New Orleans air-boat tour is a high speed adventure that is part tour part thrill ride. You will travel at high speeds in the 16 passenger boat then slow down and stop for photo opportunities. Along the way you will get a personal tour by your local Captain. Our air-boats have stadium seating so that the person in front of you does not obstruct your view and every seat is great for experiencing the tour and viewing the wildlife. Yes
From $135.00
 
Combo Oak Alley Plantation and 6-Passenger Airboat Tour
"We are only 35 minutes from New Orleans yet a world apart. Our New Orleans air-boat tour is a high speed adventure that is part tour part thrill ride. You will travel at high speeds in the 6 passenger boat then slow down and stop for photo opportunities. Along the way you will get a personal tour by your local Captain. Our air-boats have stadium seating so that the person in front of you does not obstruct your view and every seat is great for experiencing the tour and viewing the wildlife. Yes
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More General in Saint Francisville

But, what would be a fitting...

But, what would be a fitting closing for such a wonderful and exciting place with all of the plantation homes, ghosts, and loads of history? Well, if you were me, you would find a deserted little...
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Oct 04, 2002

The mighty Mississippi River...

The mighty Mississippi River borders the town of St Francisville. How do you cross it at this remote location? Well, by ferry of course. You are deep in the backwoods of Louisiana when you are in St...
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Oct 04, 2002

On the grounds of 'The Myrtle...

On the grounds of 'The Myrtle Plantation'. This property was ranked 13th by Smithsonian for the most haunted in the U.S. A lot of people saw and heard things while we were there. We saw and heard...
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Oct 04, 2002

Rosedown's Plantation owner...

Rosedown's Plantation owner had a daughter that died for lack of medical treatment. He had many other daughters. To insure he would always have medical attention for them, he bought his own doctor and...
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Oct 04, 2002

Located off US Highway 61,...

Located off US Highway 61, along the 'River Road' from Memphis, to New Orleans are several now small towns like Natchex, MS. that once were centers for wealthy cotton plantations. Saint Francisville,...
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Oct 04, 2002

Old wooden shoes (similar to...

Old wooden shoes (similar to ones worn in The Netherlands). These were worn by slaves at the Oakley Plantation.
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Oct 04, 2002
 
 
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Butler Greenwood Plantation. ...

Butler Greenwood Plantation. Most of these plantations have bed and breakfasts so you can stay and enjoy the ambience of these old plantations.
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Oct 04, 2002

Oakley Plantation. Audubon...

Oakley Plantation. Audubon stayed here and tutored the owner's young daughter to paint, dance, and the manners of the day.
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Oct 04, 2002

The owner of 'The Myrtles' was...

The owner of 'The Myrtles' was shot. He ran up these stairs and died in his wife's arms. His ghost still haunts the grounds, as does his daughter's ghosts whe were poisoned by a slave cook.
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Oct 04, 2002

You could stay in this...

You could stay in this charming shotgun house on the grounds of 'The Myrtles'. Cost for this bed and breakfast is approximately 135 USD per night.
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Oct 04, 2002

Top Hotels in Saint Francisville

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7059 US Highway 61 North(Formerly Best Western), Saint Francisville, Louisiana, 70775, United States
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7747 Highway 61, PO Box 1100, Saint Francisville, Louisiana, 70775-4526, United States
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9779 Royal St, Saint Francisville, Louisiana, 70775, United States
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Things to Do Near Saint Francisville

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Zoo

BREC Baton Rouge Zoo - What I like best about the Baton Rouge Zoo is that is is big enough to have a great time yet not so big that you get lost in the crowd. The animals have life-like environments...
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State Capitol

Here are some details of the state capitol building and of the interior. The interior is very impressive. You can see a pencil-sized piece of wood blown into the ceiling from a bomb blast in 1970....
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Shaw Center

The Shaw Center for the Arts has 125,000 square feet of a variety of visual and performance arts; truly something for everyone. The center is conveniently located in downtown Baton Rouge by the Old...
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Old Governors Mansion

The Old Governor’s Mansion was built by Huey P. Long in 1929 using the Classical Revival style of architecture. It served as the residence for the governor of Louisiana from 1930 to 1963 housing nine...
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Art and Science Museum

The Louisiana Art and Science Museum includes a variety of displays including two large art galleries with rotating exhibits, two smaller art galleries with permanent exhibits from the museum’s...
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USS Kidd

The U.S.S. Kidd is a Fletcher Class Destroyer that saw action in World War II and the Korean War. It was named after Rear Admiral Isaac Campbell Kidd, Sr.; although I do not think that is the guy in...
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Top 5 Saint Francisville Writers

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"ST FRANCISVILLE, LOUISIANA"
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"A Good Spot to Slow Down"
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BruceDunning

"A Setting from the 1800's"
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"BluecatCanoe's new Saint Francisville Page"
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Looneydame

"A nice getaway"
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