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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to LSU Tiger Stadium and Escape My Room New Orleans. Venture out of the city with trips to Whitney Plantation (in Wallace), Mike the Tiger Habitat (in Baton Rouge) and Denham Springs Library (in Denham Springs). There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Garden District, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, don't miss a visit to French Quarter, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our New Orleans road trip planning website .

October in New Orleans sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 66°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Baton Rouge, Whitney Plantation, Denham Springs Library, Ultimate Swamp Adventures
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Garden District ©
Garden District
LSU Tiger Stadium ©
LSU Tiger Stadium
Escape My Room New Orleans ©
Escape My Room New Orleans

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