6 days in United States Itinerary

6 days in United States Itinerary

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6 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New Orleans
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New Orleans
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
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Biloxi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
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Gulf Shores
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
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Pensacola
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: New Orleans

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then take a stroll through Royal Street, and then get to know the fascinating history of Garden District. Here are some ideas for day two: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, partake in some friendly competition at Escape My Room New Orleans, then view the masterpieces at Jamie Hayes Gallery, and finally admire the landmark architecture of St. Louis Cathedral.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read New Orleans trip itinerary planning app .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to New Orleans. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in September, and nighttime lows around 83°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Biloxi.

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Garden District ©
Garden District
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Escape My Room New Orleans

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Biloxi

A busy city on the Gulf Coast, Biloxi is one of the nation's oldest communities, first settled by Europeans in 1699.
On the 18th (Wed), take in the waterfront at Biloxi Lighthouse Pier, then contemplate the long history of Beauvoir, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

Before you visit Biloxi, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from New Orleans to Biloxi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Biloxi when traveling from New Orleans in September, with lows around 72°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car to Gulf Shores.

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Beauvoir ©
Beauvoir
Biloxi Lighthouse Pier ©
Biloxi Lighthouse Pier

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Gulf Shores

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Gulf Shores is a resort city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. On the 19th (Thu), get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, then revel in the low prices at Tanger Outlets Foley, and then take in the waterfront at Gulf State Park Fishing Pier.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Gulf Shores road trip planning site .

Getting from Biloxi to Gulf Shores by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. In September, daily temperatures in Gulf Shores can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Pensacola.

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Waterskiing & Jetskiing, Tanger Outlets Foley
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Gulf State Park Fishing Pier ©
Gulf State Park Fishing Pier
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
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Tanger Outlets Foley

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Pensacola

Pensacola ©
Surrounded on three sides by water, Pensacola offers access to white-sand beaches and emerald-green ocean unspoiled by large resorts.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, kick back and relax at Gulf Islands National Seashore, and then explore the striking landscape of Veterans Memorial Park. On the next day, learn about all things military at National Naval Aviation Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Johnson Beach, and then look for gifts at Joe Patti's Seafood Company.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Pensacola trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Gulf Shores to Pensacola takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. September in Pensacola sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 72°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

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Gulf Islands National Seashore
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Gulf Islands National Seashore ©
Gulf Islands National Seashore
Veterans Memorial Park ©
Veterans Memorial Park
National Naval Aviation Museum ©
National Naval Aviation Museum

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