24 days in New Orleans, Charleston & Atlanta Itinerary

24 days in New Orleans, Charleston & Atlanta Itinerary

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New Orleans
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Charleston
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Atlanta
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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Get in touch with nature at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Ultimate Swamp Adventures. Popular historic sites such as French Quarter and Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New Orleans: Evergreen Plantation (in Edgard), Saint Francisville (The Myrtles Plantation & Rosedown Plantation State Historic Site) and Whitney Plantation (in Wallace). There's lots more to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, make a trip to Jackson Square, learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral.

To see ratings and more tourist information, you can read our New Orleans attractions planning website.

Hamburg, Germany to New Orleans is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Hamburg to New Orleans, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Hamburg, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in New Orleans, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in New Orleans

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French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site ©
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
On the 16th (Thu), take in nature's colorful creations at Washington Square, steep yourself in history at Heyward-Washington House, learn more about the world around you at The Charleston Museum, then browse the exhibits of Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Unitarian Church in Charleston. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of McLeod Plantation Historic Site, then appreciate the history behind Fort Moultrie, then pause for some serene contemplation at Circular Congregational Church, and finally settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Charleston trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from New Orleans to Charleston in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Charleston when traveling from New Orleans in April, with lows around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Charleston

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The Charleston Museum ©
The Charleston Museum
Fort Moultrie ©
Fort Moultrie
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim ©
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim

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Atlanta

Atlanta ©

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Get some historical perspective at Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site and Chickamauga Battlefield. Get some cultural insight at Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields and Centennial Olympic Park. Explore Atlanta's surroundings by going to Macon (Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park, Fort Hawkins, &more), Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park (in Fort Oglethorpe) and Monroe County Historic County Courthouse (in Forsyth). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta, look for all kinds of wild species at Arabia Mountain, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park, and get to know the fascinating history of Silver Comet Trail.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Atlanta online trip maker.

Fly from Charleston to Atlanta in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Atlanta

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

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Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site ©
Chickamauga Battlefield ©
Chickamauga Battlefield

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