6 days in Baton Rouge & Hilton Head Itinerary

6 days in Baton Rouge & Hilton Head Itinerary

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Baton Rouge
— 2 nights
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Hilton Head
— 3 nights
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Baton Rouge — 2 nights

Baton Rouge is the capital of the U.S. state of Louisiana and its second-largest city. Explore Baton Rouge's surroundings by going to Nottoway Plantation (in White Castle), Vacherie (Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site & Oak Alley Plantation) and Houmas House and Gardens (in Darrow). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Whitney Plantation, learn about all things military at USS Kidd, stroll through Mike the Tiger's Habitat, and ponder the world of politics at State Capitol Welcome Center.

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New Orleans to Baton Rouge is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Traveling from New Orleans in January, expect a bit cooler with lows of 40°F in Baton Rouge. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Hilton Head.
Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife
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Hilton Head — 3 nights

A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Hilton Head is known for wildlife, beaches, and adventure. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, kick back and relax at Coligny Beach, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and get engrossed in the history at Heyward House Museum & Welcome Center.

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Fly from Baton Rouge to Hilton Head in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. In January, plan for daily highs up to 58°F, and evening lows to 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can fly back home.
Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
Side Trip