5 days in New Orleans Itinerary

5 days in New Orleans Itinerary

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5 days in New Orleans Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Fly:  2​h 30​min
1
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Chicago

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bourbon Street, Cajun Encounters and Cajun Encounters. Get a sense of the local culture at French Quarter and Royal Street. There's still lots to do: get outside with Ultimate Swamp Adventures.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our New Orleans trip site .

Chicago to New Orleans is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Chicago in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 83°F in New Orleans. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Cajun Encounters Tour Company, Ultimate Swamp Adventures
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French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Cajun Encounters Tour Company ©
Cajun Encounters Tour Company
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