12 days in San Antonio, Lake Charles & New Orleans Itinerary

12 days in San Antonio, Lake Charles & New Orleans Itinerary

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San Antonio
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Lake Charles
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New Orleans
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San Antonio

San Antonio ©

The Alamo City

As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Rio San Antonio Cruises as well as The San Antonio River Walk. On the 7th (Tue), go for a walk through The San Antonio River Walk and then get from here to there with Rio San Antonio Cruises.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the San Antonio trip itinerary maker website.

Stanton to San Antonio is an approximately 19.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Stanton to San Antonio is 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 98°F, and evening lows to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Lake Charles.

Things to do in San Antonio

Outdoors · Tours · Transportation · Shopping
Highlights from your trip

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Lake Charles

Lake Charles ©
Lake Charles is the fifth-largest incorporated city in the U.S. Holly Beach has been added to your itinerary. Kids will enjoy Gator Chateau and Vermilionville. Get out of town with these interesting Lake Charles side-trips: Lake Martin (in Breaux Bridge) and Acadian Village (in Lafayette). It doesn't end there: stroll around Sam Houston Jones State Park and try to win big at L'Auberge Casino Resort.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Lake Charles travel route planner.

Fly from San Antonio to Lake Charles in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Antonio in July, plan for slightly colder days in Lake Charles, with highs around 92°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 74°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to New Orleans.

Things to do in Lake Charles

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Historic Walking Area
Vermilionville
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Wildlife Area
Gator Chateau
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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.
Family-friendly places like The National WWII Museum and Ghost & Vampire Tours will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Jackson Square, appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter, look for gifts at Faulkner House Books, and test your team's savvy at Clue Carre - New Orleans' First Live Escape Game.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read New Orleans road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lake Charles to New Orleans takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. When traveling from Lake Charles in July, plan for a bit cooler days in New Orleans, with highs around 80°F, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 80°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your trip
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Historic Walking Area
Jackson Square
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