Atchafalaya National Heritage Area

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Swamp tour Photo
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Location

2513 Hwy. 14
New Iberia LA 70560

The Atchafalaya National Heritage Area, also known as America's Foreign Country, is a 150-mile region of rivers, swamps, prairies, marshes and coastline. Enjoy swamp tours, paddling, biking and birding. Tour historic sites and museums to learn the history that unfolded here. Indulge in mouth-watering Cajun cuisine and learn to dance to Cajun and Zydeco music. This area also offers a national park, national wildlife refuges, state parks, historic districts and sites and museums.. 

Amenities

Activities
  • Backpacking
  • Bicycling
  • Birding
  • Natural Wildlife Viewing
  • Swamp Walks
General Information
  • Family Friendly
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Open Year-Round
Parks & Trails
  • Hiking/Nature Trail
  • Lakes, Bayous & Rivers
  • National Park
  • National Wildlife Refuge
  • Nature Interpretive Center
  • Nature Preserve
  • State Forest
  • State Park

Contact

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