16 days in Miami, New Orleans & Houston Itinerary

16 days in Miami, New Orleans & Houston Itinerary

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1
Miami
— 5 nights
2
New Orleans
— 6 nights
3
Houston
— 2 nights

5
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Head to Lincoln Road and Bayside Marketplacefor plenty of shopping. Museum-lovers will appreciate Vizcaya Museum and Gardens and The Wolfsonian - Florida International University. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Miami: Hollywood Beach (in Hollywood) and Everglades National Park (Shark Valley Visitor Center, Anhinga Trail, &more). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at South Beach, steep yourself in history at Barnacle State Historic Site, join in the after-dark buzz at Art Deco Tours, and make a trip to Collins Avenue.

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Santa Cruz, Bolivia to Miami is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Santa Cruz to Miami. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Santa Cruz in January: high temperatures in Miami hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Miami

Shopping Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Everglades National Park, Hollywood Beach, Aventura Mall
Highlights from your plan
South Beach ©
South Beach
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

6
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.
Visit French Quarter and Jackson Square for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at The National WWII Museum and St. Louis Cathedral. Venture out of the city with trips to Nottoway Plantation (in White Castle) and Oak Alley Plantation (in Vacherie). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Garden District, see the interesting displays at New Orleans Museum of Art, wander the streets of Royal Street, and visit Frenchmen Street.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our New Orleans trip itinerary site.

You can fly from Miami to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Miami to New Orleans, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In January, New Orleans is little chillier than Miami - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Houston.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Nottoway Plantation, Oak Alley Plantation
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District
French Quarter ©
French Quarter

2
nights
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): see the interesting displays at Space Center Houston and then see where the action happens at Minute Maid Park. Here are some ideas for day two: engage your brain at The Houston Museum of Natural Science and then tee off at Hermann Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Houston trip planning app.

You can fly from New Orleans to Houston in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New Orleans in January, Houston is a bit cooler at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
The Houston Museum of Natural Science ©
The Houston Museum of Natural Science
Hermann Park ©
Hermann Park

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