Pick up begins at 8:30am –return to your hotel about 2pm – The tour of Laura Plantation is about 1 hr 15 minutes. When you choose a single plantation, you get to see the front of the other plantations in the area. Approximate time at the plantations is about 2 hours.
Laura Plantation Tour is 1 hour 15 minutes. Laura's tour is inclusive of the main house, slave quarters, barn and grounds. It is the best history tour according to many previous visitors. You will get to see the front of Oak Alley Plantation and take pictures.
Oak Alley Plantation Tour is 40 minutes. Oak Alley's tour is of the plantation house. You are allowed to walk and explore the grounds on your own. If you use your time wisely, you can have a quick lunch at the plantations café.
What to Bring: This is a tour of either Oak Alley or Laura Plantation. It is approximately 1 hour 15 minute ride from the French Quarter to the Plantations. There is no restroom on the minibus. There are restrooms at the plantation. Upon arrival at the plantation, there is walking involved in doing the tour of the house and grounds. You need to be able to enter the minibus with three steps and do a certain amount of walking. Most of the house & trails are wheel chair accessible. Foldable wheelchairs are convenient for movement around the grounds and in the plantation house.