7 days in Louisiana Itinerary

7 days in Louisiana Itinerary

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Start: Minneapolis
Fly:  5 h
1
New Orleans
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Vacherie
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 45 min
End: Minneapolis

5
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.
Kids will enjoy The National WWII Museum and Jackson Square. There's lots more to do: get to know the resident critters at Audubon Zoo, observe the fascinating underwater world at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, get to know the fascinating history of Garden District, and see the interesting displays at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium.

To see ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our New Orleans trip planning app.

Minneapolis to New Orleans is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Minneapolis in March, expect nights in New Orleans to be warmer, around 61°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Vacherie.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Audubon Zoo ©
Audubon Zoo
Audubon Aquarium of the Americas ©
Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

1
night
Vacherie

Vacherie ©
Vacherie is a small unincorporated community in St. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Whitney Plantation, thencontemplate the long history of Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site, and then admire the landmark architecture of Oak Alley Plantation.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Vacherie visit planning app.

You can drive from New Orleans to Vacherie in an hour. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from New Orleans in March, plan for somewhat warmer days in Vacherie, with highs around 71°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vacherie

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Whitney Plantation
Highlights from your plan
Oak Alley Plantation ©
Oak Alley Plantation
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site ©
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site

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