15 days in Dubuque & New Orleans Itinerary

15 days in Dubuque & New Orleans Itinerary

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Dubuque
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New Orleans
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Dubuque — 6 nights

Dubuque is the county seat of Dubuque County, Iowa, United States, located along the Mississippi River. Change things up with these side-trips from Dubuque: Rockford (Anderson Japanese Gardens & Tinker Swiss Cottage Museum & Gardens), National Motorcycle Museum (in Anamosa) and Grant Wood Bike Trail (in Marion). There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Taliesin Preservation: Frank Lloyd Wright Visitor Center , sample the fine beverages at Blaum Bros. Distilling Co., don't miss a visit to Galena Veterans Memorial Park, and steep yourself in history at Washburne House State Historic Site.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Dubuque online travel planner.

New York City to Dubuque is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Dubuque. Traveling from New York City in May, expect little chillier with lows of 48°F in Dubuque. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to New Orleans.
Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Side Trips

New Orleans — 8 nights

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: get to know the fascinating history of Garden District, don't miss a visit to French Quarter, take a stroll through Frenchmen Street, and get a taste of the local shopping with Royal Street.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the New Orleans travel planner.

Fly from Dubuque to New Orleans in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Dubuque in May, plan for warmer nights in New Orleans, with lows around 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can catch the flight back home.
Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods