5 days in New Orleans Itinerary

5 days in New Orleans Itinerary

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New Orleans

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Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Go for a jaunt from New Orleans to Vacherie to see Oak Alley Plantation about 1h 05 min away. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Garden District, browse the eclectic array of goods at Frenchmen Street, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Louis Cathedral, and tour the pleasant surroundings at New Orleans City Park.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our New Orleans online trip itinerary maker .

In October, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

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Oak Alley Plantation
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Garden District ©
Garden District
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

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