20 days in New Orleans, Nashville & Miami Itinerary

20 days in New Orleans, Nashville & Miami Itinerary

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1
New Orleans
— 6 nights
2
Nashville
— 8 nights
3
Miami
— 4 nights

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.
Family-friendly places like Lake Lawn Metairie and Immaculate Conception Church will thrill your kids. Step off the beaten path and head to The Institute for Marine Mammal Studies and The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA. Get out of town with these interesting New Orleans side-trips: Whitney Plantation (in Wallace), St. Joseph Plantation (in Vacherie) and Evergreen Plantation (in Edgard). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Escape My Room New Orleans, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church, take an in-depth tour of USS Kidd, and wander the streets of Faubourg Marigny.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our New Orleans visit planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to New Orleans is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 7 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in June: highs in New Orleans hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Nashville.

Things to do in New Orleans

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Gulfport, Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church, Whitney Plantation, St. Joseph Plantation, USS Kidd
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Immaculate Conception Church ©
Immaculate Conception Church
Evergreen Plantation ©
Evergreen Plantation
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation

8
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Get some cultural insight at Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park and Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum. Kids will appreciate attractions like Stones River National Battlefield and Lane Motor Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Nashville: McGavock Confederate Cemetery (in Franklin), Fort Donelson National Battlefield (in Dover) and Old Stone Fort State Archaeological Park (in Manchester). There's still lots to do: engage your brain at Adventure Science Center, examine the collection at The George Jones, browse the eclectic array of goods at Nashville Flea Market, and explore the world behind art at Frist Art Museum.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Nashville travel planner.

Getting from New Orleans to Nashville by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New Orleans in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Nashville, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Stones River National Battlefield, McGavock Confederate Cemetery, Fort Donelson National Battlefield, Old Stone Fort State Archaeological Park, Nashville Shores Lakeside Resort
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Adventure Science Center ©
Adventure Science Center
Stones River National Battlefield ©
Stones River National Battlefield
Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park ©
Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park

4
nights
Miami

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Bal Harbour Shops and Marlins Park. Do your shopping at Mizner Park and Britto Central. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Miami: Sugar Sand Park (in Boca Raton) and Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens (in Delray Beach). The adventure continues: get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Gesu Catholic Church, admire the masterpieces at Perez Art Museum Miami, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Miami trip planner.

You can fly from Nashville to Miami in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Nashville in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Miami, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Museums Tours Parks

Side Trips

Boca Raton, Bal Harbour Shops, Britto Central, Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens
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Walking tours
Sugar Sand Park ©
Sugar Sand Park
Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens ©
Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens

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