Beginner-friendly, guided kayak tours, year-round. TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence (2018). Beginner single/tandem and sit-on-top kayaks take 2-hour tours through the Honey Island Swamp in Pearl River, Louisiana. Minimum two persons unless private tour. Learn the history and importance of this unique ecosystem. Paddle past the set of True Detective. Great for an adventurous bachelor or bachelorette party. Book online. Transportation provided from the French Quarter for $20. Self-transportation meeting location): Take I-10 East out of New Orleans for 32 miles. Continue onto I-59 North towards Hattiesburg. Get off exit 5A, go left off the exit for only about 15 yards, go right into gravel driveway (before road turns left under the highway) and you’ll see boat ramp straight ahead.