5 days in New Orleans & Virginia Beach Itinerary

5 days in New Orleans & Virginia Beach Itinerary

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Start: New Orleans
1
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
2
Virginia Beach
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: New Orleans

2
nights
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.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, stop by Faulkner House Books, appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square, and put a fun spin on your tour with Clue Carre - New Orleans' First Live Escape Game.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our New Orleans travel route builder website.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to New Orleans. In May, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District

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nights
Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach ©
Holding a record for the longest pleasure beach in the world, Virginia Beach showcases 35 miles of coastline and maintains a longstanding reputation as a family-friendly vacation destination.
On the 25th (Mon), learn about all things military at Military Aviation Museum and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Chrysler Museum of Art, sample the fine beverages at Tarnished Truth Distilling Company, and then take in the waterfront at Virginia Beach Boardwalk.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Virginia Beach online travel planner.

Getting from New Orleans to Virginia Beach by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from New Orleans to Virginia Beach, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Orleans in May, expect nights in Virginia Beach to be a bit cooler, around 60°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Chrysler Museum of Art
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Tarnished Truth Distilling Company ©
Tarnished Truth Distilling Company
Virginia Beach Boardwalk ©
Virginia Beach Boardwalk
Chrysler Museum of Art ©
Chrysler Museum of Art

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