11 days in New Orleans, Baton Rouge & Houston Itinerary

11 days in New Orleans, Baton Rouge & Houston Itinerary

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New Orleans
— 4 nights
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Baton Rouge
— 2 nights
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Houston
— 4 nights
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New Orleans

— 4 nights

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 trip includes some of its best attractions: learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, stop by Frenchmen Street, appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the New Orleans itinerary planner.

London, UK to New Orleans is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to New Orleans is minus 6 hours. Traveling from London in November, things will get somewhat warmer in New Orleans: highs are around 19°C and lows about 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Baton Rouge.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Baton Rouge

— 2 nights
Baton Rouge is the capital of the U.S. state of Louisiana and its second-largest city. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mike the Tiger's Habitat, take an in-depth tour of LSU Rural Life Museum, and then admire the natural beauty at Houmas House and Gardens.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Baton Rouge online road trip planner.

Drive from New Orleans to Baton Rouge in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from New Orleans in November, plan for somewhat warmer days in Baton Rouge, with highs around 26°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Houston.

Things to do in Baton Rouge

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Houston

— 4 nights

Bayou City

Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Houston is known for museums, nightlife, and fun & games. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Space Center Houston, explore the different monuments and memorials at Glenwood Cemetery, explore the galleries of Cockrell Butterfly Center, and hike along White Oak Bayou Trail.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Houston trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Baton Rouge to Houston in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Baton Rouge in November, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 15°C in Houston. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Houston

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Trails