6 days in New Orleans Itinerary

6 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.
When in New Orleans, make a side trip to see Oak Alley Plantation in Vacherie, approximately 1 hour away. There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Garden District, make a trip to Jackson Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, and learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum.

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March in New Orleans sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 61°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Parks Museums

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

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