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An Environmental University Exploration + Jazz Fest Group Tours Coming Up!

Our team at The Great Delta Tours partnered with Peter Martinet, Ph.D, at a Xavier University and Dinah Magarden, Ph.D, at UNO’s Coastal Education and Research Facility (CERF) in Bayou Sauvage Wildlife Refuge to provide a fun and enlightening group excursion for their students. Our goal was to expand the walls of students’ ecology classRead More

Exploring Louisiana Delta Landscapes

It was a beautiful Sunday down here in South Louisiana… a perfect opportunity to get out and explore on a tour! (Well, any day is perfect, really.) We had the chance to welcome a wonderful group from Tampa, Florida, Portland, Oregon, and Piqua, Ohio down into the delta. We had so much fun with theRead More

Marsh Madness Continues! Group Tours Of The Great Delta

It’s a beautiful time of year to visit the Great Mississippi River Delta, and we’ve been having a blast doing it! Getting out, seeing the sights around the bayou, and catching view of the culture and wildlife around here is an experience for the memory books. It’s also a joy to meet our guests fromRead More

Plan A Trip To The Delta With Your Group!

Did you know that our tours are group friendly? That’s right – we’ve welcomed family groups, convention groups, school groups, and even customized tour groups from all over the United States (and beyond) right here down in the Louisiana Great Delta. So what exactly is a “group tour” and how is it different from justRead More

A Birthday Adventure In The Delta

Recently, we were delighted to host Virginia Miller and her guests for a special VIP birthday adventure down in the Mississippi River Delta. Lots of green anoles were sighted – so you can tell that Spring is definitely in the air. There were tons of Louisiana eco cultural sites to see and we had aRead More

American Queen + The Great Delta: A Partnership For Eco Friendly Pre-Cruise Excursions

The Great Delta Tours has officially launched our 2019 pre-cruise tours for the American Queen Steamboat Company! We’ll be providing eco excursions for their boat trips docking in New Orleans, and look forward to many more trips like our recent inaugural venture out. On our tour last week, guests were treated to a special dish of anRead More

Hello American Sheep Industry National Convention! We’ve partnered with BBC Destination Management just for you.

Recently, our team at Great Delta Tours had the chance to partner with BBC Destination Management Company to host a customized ecotour for the American Sheep Industry (ASI) National Convention in New Orleans, Louisiana. Of course we jumped at the opportunity! During the tour, we had a special chance to speak with local oyster fishermanRead More