10 days in New Orleans & Louisville Itinerary

10 days in New Orleans & Louisville Itinerary

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New Orleans
— 5 nights
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Louisville
— 3 nights

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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, stop by Garden District, and get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the New Orleans journey planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to New Orleans. In December in New Orleans, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Louisville.

Things to do in New Orleans

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The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
New Orleans City Park ©
New Orleans City Park

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Louisville

Derby City

Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Louisville: Boone County Distilling Co. (in Independence), Sherlock's Escape Rooms (in Florence) and Fat Man's Misery (in Mammoth Cave National Park). There's still lots to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Louisville Mega Cavern, look for gifts at Art Eatables, examine the collection at Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum, and take in the exciting artwork at 21c Museum Hotel.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Louisville visit site.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Louisville takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New Orleans to Louisville, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from New Orleans, expect a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Louisville, ranging from highs of 48°F to lows of 33°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Louisville

Side Trips

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Distillery Tours
Louisville Mega Cavern ©
Louisville Mega Cavern
Sherlock's Escape Rooms ©
Sherlock's Escape Rooms

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