Oak Alley Plantation, Vacherie, Louisiana, USA
Oak Alley Plantation is a historic plantation located on the Mississippi River in the community of Vacherie, Louisiana. It is protected as a National Historic Landmark. It is named after its distinguishing feature, an alley or canopied path created by a double row of live oaks about 800 feet (240 meters) long, which was planted in the early 1700s, long before the present house was built. The alley leads towards the Mississippi River.
Things to See and Do
* Guided Tour of the Mansion and Grounds
* Gift Shop
Cruise Season – May - October
Currency - United States Dollar (USD)
Language – English
Population – 2,450 approx (Vacherie)
Land Area – 2 km2
Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below
Time - GMT minus five hours
International Country Telephone Code – 1
Travel Links – Oak Alley Plantation can be accessed from New Orleans International Airport and from Baton Rouge.