The Cajun Coast is a sampler of everything Louisiana offers; in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere that’s the heart of Cajun hospitality.  Drive into the Atchafalaya National Heritage Area along the Bayou Teche Scenic Byway.  Explore the exotic beauty of the Atchafalaya, the largest overflow swamp in the US and home to a plethora of wildlife on a swamp tour.  Go fishing or canoeing in one of our numerous waterways.  Hike, bird watch or photograph nature.  Check out our recreational offerings and then get back to nature!

No matter what your interests, you'll find plenty to do and see on the Cajun Coast. Here are our recommendations for activities and sightseeing you're sure to enjoy.

Atchafalaya Basin, , LA
Phone: 985-519-4212

Overnight stay, swamp tours, frogging, frawfishing, catfishing and garfishing. Call for prices...

Hours: 7 days a week


500 Lake Palourde Rd, Amelia, LA 70340
Phone: 985-631-1777

With more than 800 slots, finding your favorite game is easy at Amelia Belle

Or try your...

Hours: 24 hours daily; Buffet hours: Sun-Thurs 11 am to 2 pm & 5 to 9 pm, Fri & Sat 11 am to 2 pm & 5 to 10 pm


103 Rosebud St., Baldwin, LA 70514
Phone: 337-577-6372

Bridal wear, formal attire and tuxedo rentals

Hours: 9 to 1 pm on Saturdays or call for appointment


832 Martin Luther King Road, Baldwin/Charenton, LA 70523

Featuring home decor, jewelry, purses, souvenirs, candles and more.

Bayou Vista

1300 South Road, Bayou Vista, LA 70380
Phone: (985) 395-6552

Take the kids for a full day of fun! Park features the Swamp Skate Park, Noahs, adventures Mini...

Hours: Sunday - Saturday 8am to 8pm
1300 South Rd, Bayou Vista, LA 70380
Phone: 985-395-NOAH(6624)

18 holes with adjacent clubhouse/party room

Admission: $3 per person

Private party...

Hours: Thursday& & Friday 3-7 pm; Saturday 10 am-7 pm; Sunday 12-7 pm
1333 Belleview Road, Bayou Vista, LA 70380
Phone: (985) 395-6552

Come let your little ones cool off in our new spray park. Cost $2 per person, per day. Age limit...

Hours: Monday - Saturday, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
841 Hwy. 90 East, Bayou Vista, LA 70380
Phone: (985) 395-2473

Tropical fish, exotic birds, small animals, premium dog foods, and pet supplies

Hours: Monday - Friday, 10 am to 6 pm; Saturday, 10 am to 4 pm
861 Hwy 90 E, Bayou Vista, LA 70380
Phone: 985-992-3080

The thrift store has home decor, clothes, furniture, jewelry

Visit the gift shop inside...

Hours: Thursday-Sat 10 am to 5 pm
1300 South Rd., Bayou Vista, LA 70380
Phone: (985) 395-6552

Featuring outdoor concrete area for riders of all ages with second separate area for ages 10 and...

Hours: Sat - Sun 8am - 8pm


3326 Third St, Berwick, LA 70342
Phone: 985-384-8858

Admission: FREE, donations accepted

Museum is maintained by the Berwick Historical...

Hours: Mon 10 am to 3 pm, Tues, Thurs, Fri appointment only and 3rd Sat of each month during Downtown Market 10 am to 3 pm
3225 Third Street, Berwick, LA 3225 Third Street
Phone: 985.384.8858

The Berwick Historic District along First Street provides a walking tour and glimpse back in...

Riverfront, Everett S. Berry Memorial Lighthouse Park, Berwick, LA 70342
Phone: (985) 384-8858

After a vigil of over 130 years on the Atchafalaya Bay, Southwest Reef Lighthouse now rests on...

Hours: Open daily for the public
581 Fairview Dr, Berwick, LA 70342
Phone: 985-384-8500

9 hole golf course, snack bar in clubhouse, course rentals, swimming pool and party rental, call...

Hours: Tues-Sun 7 am until dark

Cajun Coast

Water is an abundant natural resource in Louisiana and over time, has shaped many communities....

Explore our exotic waterways by canoe or kayak. In addition to rich history and unique culture,...

Phone: 985-380-8224 or 800-256-2931

Follow America's Wetlands Birding Trail throughout St. Mary Parish, the Cajun Coast, for the...


Park , Centerville, LA 70522
Phone: 337-578-7803

We want to beautify the park in Centerville, Louisiana. We want to foster a sense of community...


3289 Chitimacha Trail, Charenton, LA 70523
Phone: (337) 923-4830

The Chitimacha (Sitimaxa- People of the many waters) were the first inhabitants of the region....

Hours: Monday to Friday, 9 am to 12 noon, 1pm to 4:30 pm, Friday 9am to 11:30am
832 Martin Luther King Rd, Charenton, LA 70523
Phone: 800-284-4386

On the Chitimatcha Tribal Reservation, connected to Cypress Bayou Casino. 102 rooms include ADA...

Cypremort Point

306 Beach Ln, Cypremort Point, LA 70538
Phone: 337-867-4510

A great spot for sailing, swimming, fishing and picnicking along a man-made beach on the shore...


Phone: 337-735-0255

25,730 acres owned by the state of Louisiana and 2,232 acres owned by the US Army Corps of...