Cajun Country Tour Guide and Festival Guide

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Acadian House Publishing
United States - South - Louisiana, Essays & Travelogues, Travel - General, T
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL11450033M
ISBN 100925417076
ISBN 139780925417077

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We have festivals all year round – all of them tied to our unique Cajun culture – and there’s no better way to understand who we are than to participate in one. We invite you to plan your weekend getaway with us and experience a Cajun lifestyle unlike any other.

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About the Four-Day Cajun Country Trip. Experience all the sights, sounds and flavors on this 4-day trip. Our itinerary is jam-packed with history, cooking classes, kayaking, a zydeco music studio visit, a swamp tour in Lake Martin, an organic pecan farm visit, the Tabasco plantation, live music and more.

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Experience Cajun Country through its. Cajun Country Swamp Tours, Breaux Bridge, Louisiana. 2, likes 1 talking about this. TripAdvisor Hall of fame member does insightful eco-swamp tours by local Cajun guides well educated in local. See Cajun Louisiana is the unofficial / insider's guide to Southwestern Louisiana, plus roadside attractions, lodging, parks, museums, artists, art galleries, plantations, bed and breakfast inns, tour guides, swamp tours and fishing charters.Tour description.

Get picked up from select hotels in New Orleans for a 2-hour boat tour in Honey Island Swamp, a wildlife preserve that is one of the last protected wetlands in Louisiana. Visit a Cajun village only accessible by boat; learn about the animals and plants in the lush swamps; and get close to wildlife with an expert local guide.Experience a harvest of delicious homegrown produce and home-made products by area farmers, artists and crafters.

Also included are hand-made cypress yard objects, home-made bread and fresh baked goods, ceramics, honey, jellies, jams, herbs, candies, handcrafted wooden bowls and utensils, birdhouses, garden benches and much more.