12 days in Atlanta, New Orleans & New York City Itinerary

12 days in Atlanta, New Orleans & New York City Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Atlanta
— 2 nights
2
New Orleans
— 4 nights
3
New York City
— 2 nights

2
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Get outdoors at Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center and Burnt Pine Plantation. Discover out-of-the-way places like Atlanta Range and Ordnance and Chastain Park. Explore Atlanta's surroundings by going to Dawsonville (West Ridge Spring Trail & Base of the Falls Trail) and Wolf's Den Hiking Trail (in Warm Springs).

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Atlanta road trip site.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Atlanta is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Israel Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -7 hour difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in April, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Atlanta. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Atlanta

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Dawsonville, Burnt Pine Plantation, Wolf's Den Hiking Trail, Atlanta Range and Ordnance, Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center
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Burnt Pine Plantation ©
Burnt Pine Plantation
Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center ©
Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center
Atlanta Range and Ordnance ©
Atlanta Range and Ordnance

4
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to St. Louis Cathedral and Garden District. Oak Alley Plantation and Lafayette Cemetery No.1 are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near New Orleans: Whitney Plantation (in Wallace), Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site (in Vacherie) and Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Slidell). There's much more to do: shop like a local with Royal Street, explore the world behind art at Treme's Petit Jazz Museum, see the interesting displays at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Anatolian Silver.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the New Orleans itinerary planning app.

Fly from Atlanta to New Orleans in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer evenings in New Orleans when traveling from Atlanta in April, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Vacherie, Whitney Plantation, Nature & Wildlife Tours
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St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site ©
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site

2
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The Metropolitan Museum of Art and American Museum of Natural History. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and 9/11 Memorial. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and go for a walk through Central Park.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our New York City holiday app.

You can fly from New Orleans to New York City in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to New York City due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in New York City when traveling from New Orleans in May, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

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