4 days in Atlanta, New Orleans & Gulf Shores Itinerary

4 days in Atlanta, New Orleans & Gulf Shores Itinerary

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Atlanta
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New Orleans
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Gulf Shores
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Atlanta

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
On the 23rd (Thu), indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Fri): examine the collection at World of Coca-Cola, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Georgia Aquarium, and then immerse yourself in nature at Chastain Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Atlanta sightseeing planner.

Louisville to Atlanta is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Tours · Museums
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Aquarium
Georgia Aquarium
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World of Coca-Cola
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New Orleans

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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, then look for gifts at Faulkner House Books, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, and finally get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our New Orleans holiday planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Atlanta to New Orleans takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to New Orleans is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Atlanta in July, plan for slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 80°F by day to 80°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Gulf Shores.

Things to do in New Orleans

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Gulf Shores

Gulf Shores is a resort city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): cast your line with a fishing tour.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Gulf Shores trip planner.

You can drive from New Orleans to Gulf Shores in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. While traveling from New Orleans, expect somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Gulf Shores, ranging from highs of 88°F to lows of 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gulf Shores

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Fishing Charter / Tour
Fishing Charters & Tours
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