8 days in New Orleans & Chicago Itinerary

8 days in New Orleans & Chicago Itinerary

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8 days in New Orleans & Chicago Itinerary

Stockholm
Fly:  20​h 30​min
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  21​h 30​min
Stockholm

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 13th (Fri): brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square, then stroll through New Orleans City Park, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read New Orleans vacation planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to New Orleans is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Traveling from Stockholm to New Orleans, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Stockholm in October, expect nights in New Orleans to be much hotter, around 22°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Chicago.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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French Quarter ©
French Quarter
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

3
days
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for sightseeing, museums, historic sites, nightlife, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, pause for some photo ops at Cloud Gate, take a leisurely stroll along Navy Pier, and admire all the interesting features of Wrigley Field.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Chicago itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Chicago takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from New Orleans in October, plan for little chillier nights in Chicago, with lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Shopping
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field

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