Louisiana March 27, 2017
7 Sky High Tours That Show You Louisiana Like You’ve Never Seen Before
You haven’t seen anything until you take to the skies to explore Louisiana from an entirely new perspective. Soar over the cities and through the bayous (and maybe even take the controls for a bit!) with one of these air tours.
1. Air Reldan
Air Reldan has been in business for over 30 years. They offer several different types of tours, from a quick 30 minute joy ride to an hour long tour complete with wine and cheese platters. You can even customize your own sightseeing flight if you want! Located at 25048 Highway 36 Abita Springs, Louisiana 70420.
2. American Escapes Hot Air Balloons
Experience the thrill of exploring Shreveport from a bird's eye view in a hot air balloon.. They have an extraordinary team of experts who will fly you around, seeing the city like you've never seen it before. Located at 2585 Barron Road Keithville, LA 71047.
3. Crescent City Helicopters
These tours range from 30 minutes to an hour long and offer views of New Orleans that are sure to amaze you. Located at 6101 G Belanco Street New Orleans, LA 70126.
4. Louisiana Swamp Tour
Their Cajun Invasion Seaplane Tour includes a seaplane flight over the city and surroundings bayous, then jump into one of their air boats and tour Lafitte. The day also includes transportation and lunch, the perfect day! Located at 9714 Barataria Blvd. Marrero, LA 70072.
5. Flight Academy of New Orleans
Soar above New Orleans and take in dazzling views of the beautiful city. They also offer several engagement packages, in case you're looking for a unique and memorable way to pop the question! Located at 5701 Walter Beech Street New Orleans, LA 70126.
6. Southern Seaplane
Southern Seaplane has been taking tourism to the air since 1954, and they have several tours you can choose from. Fly over the French Quarter, through the marshes, or get a bird's eye view of Bayou Barataria and learn more about the area from their knowledgeable team of experts. Located at 1 Coquille Drive Belle Chasse, LA 70037.
7. Baton Rouge Hot Air Balloon
Drift through the city in a hot air balloon. These tours take off early in the morning and just before sunset (to take advantage of the calmer weather) so be sure to bring your camera! Located at 6401 Bluebonnet Road Baton Rouge, LA 70836
Have you taken any of these tours? Tell us what you thought!