19 days in Louisiana, Montana & New York City Itinerary

19 days in Louisiana, Montana & New York City Itinerary

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19 days in Louisiana, Montana & New York City Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  25​h
1
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  9​h 15​min
2
West Yellowstone
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Bozeman
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  7​h
4
New York City
— 5 nights
Bus + Fly:  22​h 45​min
End: Brisbane

4
nights
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Garden District and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at St. Louis Cathedral and French Quarter. Go for a jaunt from New Orleans to Vacherie to see Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site about 56 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, examine the collection at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square, and look for gifts at Faulkner House Books.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our New Orleans itinerary planner.

Brisbane, Australia to New Orleans is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Traveling from Brisbane to New Orleans, you'll gain 16 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Brisbane in September: highs in New Orleans hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 33°C. On the 5th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Nature & Wildlife Tours, Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Garden District ©
Garden District

5
nights
West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Explore hidden gems such as Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center and Firehole Canyon Drive. Kids will enjoy Adrenaline & Extreme Tours and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Venture out of the city with trips to Yellowstone National Park (West Thumb Geyser Basin & Old Faithful). Spend the 9th (Sun) on the water with a fishing tour. There's more to do: get in on the family fun at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read West Yellowstone custom trip planner.

Getting from New Orleans to West Yellowstone by flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from New Orleans to West Yellowstone is minus 1 hour. Traveling from New Orleans in September, expect nights in West Yellowstone to be much colder, around 0°C, while days are slightly colder, around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Yellowstone National Park
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Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Firehole Canyon Drive ©
Firehole Canyon Drive

2
nights
Bozeman

Bozeman ©
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): get curious at Museum of the Rockies and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bozeman travel planner.

Drive from West Yellowstone to Bozeman in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from West Yellowstone in September; daily highs in Bozeman reach 27°C and lows reach 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Bozeman

Museums Childrens Museums
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Museum of the Rockies ©
Museum of the Rockies

5
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Step out of the city life by going to Quogue Wildlife Refuge and Island Beach State Park. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Cupsogue Beach County Park and Chelsea Market. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, go for a walk through Central Park, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our New York City holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Bozeman to New York City takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 2 hours. Expect much warmer evenings in New York City when traveling from Bozeman in September, with lows around 22°C. On the 17th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Island Beach State Park, Quogue Wildlife Refuge, Cupsogue Beach County Park
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Frick Collection ©
Frick Collection

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