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Often, when people picture Louisiana, they imagine a long row of oak trees leading to a magnificent plantation house, which is to say that, when they picture Louisiana, they’re picturing Vacherie. It is here that you’ll find that most iconic of all American plantation houses, Oak Alley. With its majestic stand of 300-year-old oaks and its grand, antebellum Greek revival home, it’s easy to understand why Oak Alley so amplifies the reputation of tiny Vacherie. But it doesn’t stop there. Vacherie is home to Laura Plantation, a gorgeous setting where you can learn about Creole culture and slave life. There’s also the 1,000-acre St. Joseph Plantation and Evergreen with its 37 historic buildings, including 22 slave cabins. Either upriver or down, the plantations along Great River Road offers the traveler an unforgettable opportunity to take a step back in time and touch the past  at these and other historic locations.

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    City: Vacherie
    3535 Hwy. 18 Vacherie, LA 70090
    Oct. 1st - Mar. 31stMonday - SaturdayFirst Tour: 9:30amLast Tour: 4:00pmSundayFirst Tour: 12 NoonLast Tour: 4:00pmApril 1st - Sept 30thMonday - Saturday First tour: 9:30amLast Tour: 4...
    City: Vacherie
    160 Rue St. Martin Vacherie, LA 70090
    Water front camp rentals - overnight and weekly rates. Accessible to beautiful LAKE DES ALLEMANDS. Pontoon boat tours - fishing, sightseeing, bird watching. Cash/Travelers Cheques Accepted. Call...
    City: Vacherie
    2155 Hwy. 18 Vacherie, LA 70090
    Are you shopping for fresh seafood? Are you looking for a restaurant that the whole family can enjoy? Come to B & C Seafood Market & Cajun Restaurant! Our dine-in restaurant and seafood market...
    City: Vacherie
    2306 Hwy. 20 Vacherie, LA 70090
    The house of today offers central air and heat, and modern plumbing. A complete kitchen equipped with stove, oven, microwave, refrigerator and dishwasher are available for the guests to use. A...
    City: Vacherie
    3535 Hwy. 18 Vacherie, LA 70090
    Raised Creole Antebellum home circa 1830. Owned by same family for 137 years. A working sugarcane plantation. Visit original slave cabins and dependencies and see many exhibits about sugarcane and...
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Often, when people picture Louisiana, they imagine a long row of oak trees leading to a magnificent plantation house, which is to say that, when they picture Louisiana, they’re picturing Vacherie. It is here that you’ll find that most iconic of all American plantation houses, Oak Alley. With its majestic stand of 300-year-old oaks and its grand, antebellum Greek revival home, it’s easy to understand why Oak Alley so amplifies the reputation of tiny Vacherie. But it doesn’t stop there. Vacherie is home to Laura Plantation, a gorgeous setting where you can learn about Creole culture and slave life. There’s also the 1,000-acre St. Joseph Plantation and Evergreen with its 37 historic buildings, including 22 slave cabins. Either upriver or down, the plantations along Great River Road offers the traveler an unforgettable opportunity to take a step back in time and touch the past  at these and other historic locations.

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