14 days in Louisiana Itinerary

14 days in Louisiana Itinerary

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New Orleans
— 5 nights
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Hammond
— 1 night
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Saint Francisville
— 1 night
Drive
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Lafayette
— 3 nights
Drive
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Natchitoches
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bossier City
— 1 night
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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.
Get in touch with nature at Ultimate Swamp Adventures and Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve. Popular historic sites such as Lake Lawn Metairie and St. Louis Cathedral are in your itinerary. Take a break from New Orleans with a short trip to Whitney Plantation in Wallace, about 54 minutes away. There's much more to do: shop like a local with Jamie Hayes Gallery, see the interesting displays at The National WWII Museum, make a trip to Jackson Square, and put a fun spin on your tour with Escape My Room New Orleans.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the New Orleans tour app.

Boise to New Orleans is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Boise to New Orleans, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Boise in July, expect nights in New Orleans to be a bit warmer, around 80°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 80°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Hammond.

Things to do in New Orleans

Side Trips

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Garden District ©
Historic Walking Area
Garden District
4.7

1
night
Hammond

Hammond is the largest city in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana, United States, located 45mi east of Baton Rouge and 45mi northwest of New Orleans. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Global Wildlife Center, then have fun and explore at Louisiana Children's Discovery Center, and then experience rural life at Kliebert & Sons Gator Tours.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Hammond vacation planning app.

Drive from New Orleans to Hammond in 1.5 hours. Traveling from New Orleans in July, you will find days in Hammond are a bit warmer (93°F), and nights are slightly colder (72°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Saint Francisville.

Things to do in Hammond

Wildlife · Childrens Museums · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

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1
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Saint Francisville

St. Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Grace Church of West Feliciana Parish, steep yourself in history at St. Francisville United Methodist Church, then contemplate the long history of Rosedown Plantation State Historic Site, then contemplate the long history of The Myrtles Plantation, and finally contemplate the long history of Oakley Plantation at Audubon State Historic Site.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Saint Francisville road trip website.

You can drive from Hammond to Saint Francisville in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Saint Francisville can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Lafayette.

Things to do in Saint Francisville

Historic Sites
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3
nights
Lafayette

Lafayette is a city located along the Vermilion River in southwestern Louisiana. Step off the beaten path and head to USS Kidd and Vermilionville. Escape the urban bustle at Jungle Gardens and Mike the Tiger's Habitat. Explore Lafayette's surroundings by going to Baton Rouge (Louisiana's Old State Capitol & State Capitol Welcome Center) and Rip Van Winkle Gardens (in New Iberia). There's much more to do: stroll the grounds of Cathedral of St John the Evangelist, contemplate the long history of Acadian Village, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Martin, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St Martin de Tours.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Lafayette online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Saint Francisville to Lafayette takes 1.5 hours. In July in Lafayette, expect temperatures between 92°F during the day and 75°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Natchitoches.

Things to do in Lafayette

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Vermilionville ©
Historic Walking Area
Vermilionville
4.6
Jungle Gardens ©
Garden
Jungle Gardens
4.6

2
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Natchitoches

Natchitoches is a small city and the parish seat of Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana, United States. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): steep yourself in history at Kaffie-Frederick General Mercantile Store, see the interesting displays at Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at The Minor Basilica Of The Immaculate Conception, then contemplate the long history of Prudhomme-Rouquier House, and finally contemplate the long history of Historic District Shopping. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): steep yourself in history at Fort St. Jean Baptiste, then stop by Natchitoches Pecans, then contemplate the long history of Melrose Plantation, and finally cruise along Cane River National Heritage Trail.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Natchitoches sightseeing planning app.

You can drive from Lafayette to Natchitoches in 2.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Natchitoches are 93°F, while nighttime lows are 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bossier City.

Things to do in Natchitoches

Historic Sites · Parks · Scenic Drive · Trails

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Melrose Plantation ©
Historic Site
Melrose Plantation
4.7
Fort St. Jean Baptiste ©
Historic Site
Fort St. Jean Baptiste
4.4

1
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Bossier City

Bossier City is a suburb of Shreveport, Louisiana, United States, located in Bossier Parish.As of the 2010 census, Bossier City had a population of 61,315. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): try to win big at Margaritaville Resort Casino, then buy something for everyone on your list at Louisiana Boardwalk, then explore the world behind art at R. W. Norton Art Gallery, and finally contemplate the long history of Caddo Parish Confederate Monument.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Bossier City tour itinerary site.

You can drive from Natchitoches to Bossier City in 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Bossier City can reach 93°F, while at night they dip to 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bossier City

Casinos · Fun & Games · Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Louisiana Boardwalk ©
Shopping Mall
Louisiana Boardwalk
4.3

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