As the season of Lent draws near, the tales of a special swamp monster become more and more common. A Cajun legend, the Rougarou
Mardi Gras in the Swamp
The joys of the Mardi Gras season are definitely not a secret in the U.S. With countless tourists flocking to South Louisiana to partake in the largest party of the year, Mardi Gras
Christmas Trees to the Rescue
The Christmas season has come and gone, and many families are taking down their merry decorations to get ready for the next fun season - Mardi Gras.
Our Favorite Cajun Christmas Stories
Every holiday season, the Christmas decorations come down, and the traditions startup...
How Do Gators Stay Warm During The Winter?
Although Louisiana is infamously warm almost year-round, there are a couple of months each year that not even the craziest of Cajuns want to get in the water.
The Importance Of The Swamp Ecosystem
Swamps are an integral part of life in Louisiana as often showcased by the stereotypical nature scenes that many movies and shows depict when set in the south. But these vast areas that are a mix between water and land are more than just a pretty view.
Office Parties Are More Fun On The Atchafalaya Basin
If you are looking for new ways to have office get-togethers, corporate parties, or team-building days, look no further than our backyard at Atchafalaya Basin Landing Airboat Swamp Tours
New Things in Henderson, Louisiana
If you haven't been to Basin Landing in Henderson, LA in the last few months, you probably haven't seen our brand-new outdoor patio and event space!
Let Atchafalaya Basin Landing Host Your Next Trip
Teachers across the country are preparing for the upcoming school year, which is just around the corner. At Atchafalaya Basin Landing Airboat Swamp Tours, we have over 20 years of experience hosting large groups of kids and teens for the most exciting field trips...
Visit Southwest Louisiana's State Parks
With over 41 million unique visitors to the State of Louisiana in 2021, it's safe to say that tourism is the life blood of our state.
Turtle's Levee Bar - Small Bar, Big Fun
A fan favorite for locals and tourists from abroad, Turtle's Bar is located just steps away from our Swamp Shop. Opened a few months after Atchafalaya Basin Landing Airboat Swamp Tours in 2000, the original building had a screened in porch where live bait was stored
Frequently Asked Questions
Since 1999, Atchafalaya Basin Landing Airboat Swamp Tours and Turtle's Bar have been providing guests from down the street and across the globe with a family owned and operated environment for fun, adventure and entertainment.
Stop In Louisiana On Your Way To The Beach
Headed to the beach for spring break this year? Whether you are headed east to Destin or west to Galveston, most Southern travelers will be passing through Louisiana on I-10 to reach their destination.
The History of Boiled Crawfish
If you want to get any Cajun fired up, just mention boiled crawfish. This delicacy turns the heat up on the Louisiana cooking scene every crawfish season.
YouTube Creators visit St. Martin Parish
Our hilarious friends Rocky & Larry with "Bruh, Let's Geaux" have done it again! They had so much fun last time they were in St. Martin Parish that...
The Connected History of Cypress Trees and the Swamp
If you have ever taken a drive over the Atchafalaya Basin on I-10 between Houston and New Orleans, you have passed through an area of living history.
Planning Your Atchafalaya Airboat Tour
At Atchafalaya Basin Landing Airboat Swamp Tours, we specialize in helping guests from both near and far to plan their airboat tour. Our fleet of four covered airboats can serve up to 50 passengers at a time so we are a perfect destination for
Company Christmas Parties in the Swamp
Since 1999, Atchafalaya Basin Landing Airboat Swamp Tours has been hosting guests from around the world on our thrilling, nature-filled airboat adventures. In the spring and summer of 2020
Atchafalaya Basin Traditional Swamp Boat Tours
Over the spring, Atchafalaya Basin Landing Airboat Swamp Tours added a traditional swamp boat to our fleet. Guides Tucker and Nick Friedman and Cal Guidry gutted a houseboat completely
Places to Eat Near Henderson, Louisiana
South Louisiana is famous around the world for its cuisine, and some of the best food in the area can be found near Henderson, Louisiana. Cajun people have perfected the
Places to Stay Near Henderson, LA
Henderson, Louisiana has a lot to offer travelers who are just coming through for the night or looking for a place to stay for several days. Whether you are searching
New Orleans Travel Bloggers Visit St. Martin Parish
YouTube video bloggers Rocky (@NOLAGIRL241) and LVP (@just_lvp) recently brought their unique sense of humor and New Orleans flavor to St. Martin Parish for the most recent episode of their
5 Things to do Near Henderson, LA
5 Things to do Near Henderson, LA Located in the heart of St. Martin Parish, Henderson, LA is a tourist destination filled with fun and exciting things for your entire
Things You Might See on a Springtime Airboat Tour
The springtime is our favorite season at Basin Landing Airboat Swamp Tours. There’s something about the fresh air and sunshine after a cold winter of being cooped up inside that just doesn’t
An Airboat Swamp Tour vs. a Traditional Swamp Boat Tour
Atchafalaya Basin Landing Airboat Swamp Tours has added a new, custom, one-of-a-kind traditional swamp tour boat to our fleet! We are excited to announce that we have something for everyone