Red River Cruise, Shreveport Transportation

Red River Cruise at Shreveport; | credit Shreveport Bossier CVB

Shreveport Transportation

Airport

Shreveport Regional Airport (SHV) is as its name suggests, a small regional airport. Car Rental service is provided by Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty. Taxi service is available at SHV Airport, Downtown hotels and the casinos. Taxis costs $20 from the airport to Downtown.

Tours

Music, Spice & Soul African American Tour
Music, Spice & Soul encompasses and celebrates the rich African-American and multi-cultural heritage of Shreveport-Bossier.
PHONE: 800-551-8682 or 318-222-9391
WEBSITE: https://www.shreveport-bossier.org

Texas Avenue Historical and Multicultural Tour
Back in the day it was called “The Avenue,” and anything and everything happened along it. Spanning two days and one night, this self-guided tour takes you to numerous historical and significant stops along Texas Avenue. Stops include to the famous blues singer Huddie Ledbetter statue and the Elvis Presley statue; 800 to 1000 Block, the business center and social center for Blacks in Shreveport and the surrounding area, historic churches, the Texas Street Bridge, Municipal Auditorium, Stephens African American Museum and much more; Texas Street is Highway 80 and extends all way to Grand Prairie, Texas.

Norris Canoe Outfitters Tours
These tours range from one-night moonlight dinners to 12-day paddling and relaxing adventures in a two man or group canoe, through the swamps of historic Northwest Louisiana.
PHONE: 318-949-9522

Cruises

Spirit of the Red River Cruise
It gives guests an up-close-and-personal view of the region’s wildlife in its natural habitat, as well as an overview of the history of the Red River, Cross Bayou and Shreveport-Bossier. Some of the sites include the famous bridges of the Ark-La-Tex, the casinos plus historical insights provided by the captains
ADDRESS: 820 Clyde Fant Parkway
PHONE: 318-424-3576

Freeways

Shreveport-Bossier Freeway Network is characterized by light traffic compared to larger metro areas. You will seldom encounter long delays on the 20, 49 and 220 freeways.

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