3 days in New Orleans Itinerary

3 days in New Orleans Itinerary

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3 days in New Orleans Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Drive:  8​h
1
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h
End: Dallas

2
nights
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.
French Quarter has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Lake Lawn Metairie.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read New Orleans tour planning site .

Dallas to New Orleans is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Traveling from Dallas in May, you will find days in New Orleans are slightly colder (70°F), and nights are about the same (70°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
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Kayaking & Canoeing
Garden District ©
Garden District
Lake Lawn Metairie ©
Lake Lawn Metairie

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