11 days in New Orleans & Chicago Itinerary

11 days in New Orleans & Chicago Itinerary

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1
New Orleans
— 6 nights
2
Chicago
— 4 nights

6
nights
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.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at The National WWII Museum, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, walk around New Orleans City Park, and admire the striking features of St. Louis Cathedral.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the New Orleans online attractions planner.

Chicago to New Orleans is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Chicago in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in New Orleans, with lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Ghost & Vampire Tours

4
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, learn more about the world around you at Field Museum, observe the fascinating underwater world at Shedd Aquarium, and don't miss a visit to Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Chicago road trip planning website.

You can fly from New Orleans to Chicago in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from New Orleans in November, you will find days in Chicago are a bit cooler (°F), and nights are colder (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park
Millennium Park
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

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