6 days in Indianapolis & New Orleans Itinerary

6 days in Indianapolis & New Orleans Itinerary

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Indianapolis
— 1 night
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New Orleans
— 4 nights
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Indianapolis

— 1 night

Circle City

Indiana's capital and most populous city, Indianapolis is best known for its racecar events and impressive museums, and as the hometown of Kurt Vonnegut.
On the 27th (Sun), have fun and explore at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, do a tasting at Hopwood Cellars Winery, and then learn about winemaking at Urban Vines Winery & Brewery Co.. On your second day here, examine the collection at The Eiteljorg Museum, examine the collection at Rhythm! Discovery Center, and then stop by Rocket Fizz.

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Newark to Indianapolis is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Newark in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Indianapolis, with lows of 22°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to New Orleans.

Things to do in Indianapolis

Museums · Wineries · Breweries & Distilleries · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

New Orleans

— 4 nights

The Big Easy

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 trip includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, examine the collection at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, and make a trip to Jackson Square.

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Getting from Indianapolis to New Orleans by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Indianapolis in February: highs in New Orleans hover around 56°F, while lows dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Zoos & Aquariums