10 days in New Orleans & Nashville Itinerary

10 days in New Orleans & Nashville Itinerary

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New Orleans
— 4 nights
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Nashville
— 5 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.
Get some cultural insight at The National WWII Museum and St. Louis Cathedral. Popular historic sites such as Garden District and Beauregard-Keyes House are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting New Orleans side-trips: Slidell (Nature & Wildlife Tours & Olde Towne Slidell Main Street) and Global Wildlife Center (in Folsom). There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter, don't miss a visit to Jackson Square, explore the different monuments and memorials at Lafayette Cemetery No.1, and get engrossed in the history at The Presbytere.

For traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our New Orleans trip itinerary planner.

Nashville to New Orleans is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Nashville in June: highs in New Orleans hover around 83°F, while lows dip to 83°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in New Orleans

Side Trips

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The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District

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Nashville

Nashville ©

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Lotz House Museum and Belle Meade Plantation. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and DelMonaco Winery & Vineyards. Explore Nashville's surroundings by going to Cummins Falls State Park (in Cookeville), Burgess Falls State Park (in Sparta) and Appalachian Center for Craft (in Smithville). There's lots more to do: see a show at Grand Ole Opry, get a taste of the local shopping with Smith Creek Moonshine, examine the collection at Robert Penn Warren Birthplace Museum, and have some family-friendly fun at AxeVentures.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Nashville trip builder app.

You can fly from New Orleans to Nashville in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Nashville when traveling from New Orleans in June, with lows around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville

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