Our swamp tours are the most unique (2-3hour tours, half a day tour, or whole day tour . A super laid back island atmosphere will surely let you feel welcome.
When you step aboard our unique vessels there is no telling what you will see. The scenery itself will be enough to interest you .Our most popular animal life are alligators, great blue heron ,70% of north Americas bird life that live or visit our territory, little cute otters, turtles, nutria and way more .
We also showcase our bayou life as well the locals yell crazy things at the captains as jokes like "yall know they just let him out of jail and other crazy stuff but its all in good fun and they wave when we pass by .We have 3 different types of wetland's south Louisiana is known for (swamp, freshwatermarsh, and brackish marsh) no one else has that .
Our captains are real locals ,from the same fishing village not someone just hired to drive a boat and fill your head with lies. We only hire locals that can pass our own "heritage" test. And each captain is licensed through the united states coast guard,and our boats are insured . And we also offer hunting charters like alligator charters, as well as fishing charters
p.s we are the only place with a bar next door !!!! you're welcome
Don't expect us to advertise too much about anything because we don't want to ruin any surprise.(loose lips sink ships )
Located only 15 miles south of New Orleans, by vehicle about 30-35 minutes
and we can provide transportation for our swamp tours and outdoor adventures
Pirate Venture Swamp Tours/ etc pick up and drop
4477 Jean Lafitte Blvd. Jean Lafitte, Louisiana 70067
If individual with back problems, unsteady footing , pregnant or expecting child or (over the weight of 230 lbs not an issue we just want to make sure we have the right type of boat for your comfortably and safety) or any physical problems or mental or physical disabilities that individual or persons making reservations is required to notify "pirate venture" upon reservations conformation some guest may not be prohibited due to waves the boats can experience during swamp tours and boating activities causing it to jolt .All guest must board the vessels under their own power .
All deposits are non refundable unless cancellation of reservation is made 48 hours prior to reservation time. In the event that the party or persons do not show up for tour/activities and did not confirm cancellation the full price will be charged to the credit card that was listed for the deposit. Ages 4 and up are preferred (if you want to see wild life with out disturbing them ) we say down here if they can tie their own shoes they can understand directions that we ask all guest like, stay seated and keep your hands and feet inside the boat and if they don't listen we use em 4 crab bait.
All sales are final and refunds can only be issued if party cancels reservation for boats or any other reservation associated with pirate venture 48 hours before reservation time , usually half the amount of the activity or swamp tour is required for a deposit , And we do shut down in bad weather we will issue refunded deposits but the weather is deemed to bad to go out "solely" by pirate ventures.
If damage to equipment owned and associated with "pirate Venture" is causes by guest, the credit card or persons on file for reservations will be healed responsible for repairs or replacement .