3 days in Dallas, Shreveport & New Orleans Itinerary

3 days in Dallas, Shreveport & New Orleans Itinerary

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3 days in Dallas, Shreveport & New Orleans Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Fly:  5​h 45​min
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Dallas
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 30​min
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Shreveport
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
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New Orleans
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Philadelphia

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Dallas

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One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): examine the collection at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Dallas road trip website .

Philadelphia to Dallas is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Philadelphia in December; daily highs in Dallas reach 59°F and lows reach 41°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Shreveport.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums
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Shreveport

Shreveport ©
Shreveport is the third-largest city in the state of Louisiana and the 113th-largest city in the United States. On the 27th (Thu), catch the contagious excitement of Harrah's Louisiana Downs, try to win big at Margaritaville Resort Casino, then appreciate the history behind Caddo Parish Confederate Monument, and finally have fun at Robinson Film Center.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Shreveport trip maker app .

Traveling by car from Dallas to Shreveport takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in December, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Shreveport

Fun & Games Casinos Nightlife

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Bossier City
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Margaritaville Resort Casino ©
Margaritaville Resort Casino
Harrah's Louisiana Downs ©
Harrah's Louisiana Downs
Robinson Film Center ©
Robinson Film Center

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, then make a trip to Jackson Square, then wander the streets of Royal Street, and finally wander the streets of Garden District.

Make your New Orleans itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Shreveport to New Orleans by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly. Traveling from Shreveport in December, plan for somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans, with lows around 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
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Garden District ©
Garden District
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral
Jackson Square ©
Jackson Square

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