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3 days in New Orleans Area Itinerary
New Orleans— 2 nights
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.You've now added Airboat SwampTour Adventures of New Orleans to your itinerary. On your second day here, take a tour by water with Airboat SwampTour Adventures of New Orleans, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Louis Cathedral, and then get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter.
To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our New Orleans trip planner .
Houston to New Orleans is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also take a bus; or drive. When traveling from Houston in September, plan for slightly colder days in New Orleans, with highs around 83°F, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 83°F. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll travel back home.