6 days in Los Angeles & New Orleans Itinerary

6 days in Los Angeles & New Orleans Itinerary

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6 days in Los Angeles & New Orleans Itinerary

Detroit
+3
bus + foot + bus + Fly:  8​h 15​min
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
New Orleans
— 2 nights
+3
Fly + bus + foot + bus:  6​h
Detroit

3
days
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Step out of Los Angeles to go to Anaheim and see Disneyland Park, which is approximately 38 minutes away. Pack the 5th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications, get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier, and don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip planner .

Detroit to Los Angeles is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Detroit in February; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 71°F and lows reach 51°F. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Tue) before leaving for New Orleans.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Getty Center The Publications ©
Getty Center The Publications

2
days
New Orleans

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): see the interesting displays at The National WWII Museum, then look for gifts at Faulkner House Books, and then don't miss a visit to French Quarter. Here are some ideas for day two: get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Louis Cathedral, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Lafayette Cemetery No.1, and finally wander the streets of Garden District.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the New Orleans trip planner .

You can fly from Los Angeles to New Orleans in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Los Angeles to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in February, expect nights in New Orleans to be about the same, around 56°F, while days are slightly colder, around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

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