12 days in Orange Beach, Biloxi & New Orleans Itinerary

12 days in Orange Beach, Biloxi & New Orleans Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States attractions planner

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Orange Beach
— 3 nights
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Biloxi
— 3 nights
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New Orleans
— 5 nights
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Orange Beach

— 3 nights
Orange Beach exists solely as a tourist beach town, with a permanent population of less than 6,000.
Explore Orange Beach's surroundings by going to Fairhope Avenue (in Fairhope), Confederate Rest Cemetery (in Point Clear) and Bellingrath Gardens and Home (in Theodore). There's still lots to do: stroll through Gulf State Park, stop by Pepper Palace, identify plant and animal life at Dolphin Tales, and enjoy the sand and surf at Orange Beach Waterfront Park.

Plan my day in Orange Beach using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Atlanta to Orange Beach is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Atlanta to Orange Beach due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Orange Beach when traveling from Atlanta in March, with lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Biloxi.

Things to do in Orange Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Biloxi

— 3 nights

Playground of the South

A busy city on the Gulf Coast, Biloxi is one of the nation's oldest communities, first settled by Europeans in 1699.
Change things up with these side-trips from Biloxi: Hattiesburg Station (in Hattiesburg), Mobile (Bienville Square, Battleship USS ALABAMA, &more) and Shore Thing Fishing Charters (in Bay Saint Louis). There's still lots to do: try to win big at Beau Rivage Casino, make a trip to Hurricane Katrina Memorial, identify plant and animal life at Mississippi Sandhill Crane National Wildlife Refuge, and relax and rejuvenate at The Red Lily Spa.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Biloxi trip planning site.

Getting from Orange Beach to Biloxi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in Biloxi

Museums · Casinos · Wildlife · Fun & Games

Side Trips

New Orleans

— 5 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 plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District, observe the fascinating underwater world at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to French Quarter.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the New Orleans trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Biloxi to New Orleans takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Biloxi in March, expect nights in New Orleans to be a bit warmer, around 61°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Museums