3 days in New Orleans Itinerary

3 days in New Orleans Itinerary

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New Orleans
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New Orleans

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site and Garden District. French Quarter and Jackson Square will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New Orleans: Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Slidell) and Whitney Plantation (in Edgard). The adventure continues: learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, admire the striking features of St. Louis Cathedral, and explore the world behind art at Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read New Orleans trip itinerary planner.

In November, daytime highs in New Orleans are 63°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Nature & Wildlife Tours, Whitney Plantation, Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site
Highlights from your plan
French Quarter
The National WWII Museum

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