20 days in Atlanta & New Orleans Itinerary

20 days in Atlanta & New Orleans Itinerary

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20 days in Atlanta & New Orleans Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  23​h 30​min
1
Atlanta
— 8 nights
Fly + Drive:  3​h
2
New Orleans
— 9 nights
Drive + Fly:  23​h
End: Sydney

8
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Explore Atlanta's surroundings by going to Cohutta Cove Mini Golf & Gem Mining (in Blue Ridge), Booth Western Art Museum (in Cartersville) and Build an Ark Animal Rescue (in Ellijay). And it doesn't end there: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Georgia Aquarium, take in nature's colorful creations at Atlanta Botanical Garden, have some family-friendly fun at Bavarian Mountain Miniature Golf, and steep yourself in history at Hills & Dales Estate.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Atlanta online trip itinerary planner .

Sydney, Australia to Atlanta is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 15 hours. In January, Atlanta is cooler than Sydney - with highs of 13°C and lows of 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Museum of Aviation, Bavarian Mountain Miniature Golf, Little Mulberry Park, Cedar Lane Cemetery, Cohutta Cove Mini Golf & Gem Mining
Highlights from your plan
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola
Bad Axe Throwing ©
Bad Axe Throwing

9
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.
Go for a jaunt from New Orleans to Vacherie to see Oak Alley Plantation about 1h 05 min away. The adventure continues: examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, make a trip to Jackson Square, walk around New Orleans City Park, and take a stroll through Frenchmen Street.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the New Orleans trip itinerary planner.

Do a combination of flight and car from Atlanta to New Orleans in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Atlanta to New Orleans, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Atlanta in January; daily highs in New Orleans reach 17°C and lows reach 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

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

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