Oak Alley & Laura Plantation Combo Tour
If you’re fascinated by the Southern Plantation Lifestyle, then we recommend the Oak Alley and Laura Plantation Combo Tour!
This Tour combines both Oak Alley and Laura Plantation tours in one day. Pick up time is 10:30 am, you should arrive at Oak Alley Plantation about 12:15 pm where you will have an hour of free time to get lunch, walk the grounds and check out the souvenir shop. The Oak Alley house tour starts at 1:30 pm and lasts until 2:15 pm. Then you’ll take a short 10 minute drive to Laura Plantation. This part of the tour will begin around 2:40 pm. You will return to New Orleans around 6pm.
Oak Alley Plantation was built in 1837 and has 28 evenly spaced Oaks that line a 1/4 mile path from River Road to the plantation house. There are additional attractions on the grounds including a restaurant, cafe and gift shop. The choice is yours how you would like to use your free hour.
Laura Plantation was built and operated by four Creole women. The main house burned down in 2003, an exact replica was built using wood and materials from other antique buildings. The rebuilding of the plantation house is a story in itself. Slave quarters are a part of this unique tour.
Duration: 7.5 hours, 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Price: $90 per adult, $65 per child (4 to 12 years old).
Please note: The price includes transportation to and from various hotels located in the French Quarter. To ensure you are located at a pick up location, contact Katie at Ask the Locals.
*Many of the plantations’ second floors, the location of the main living quarters, are accessible by stairs only and you will be expected to walk the grounds with your guide to get the full experience of this tour.