7 days in New Orleans Itinerary

7 days in New Orleans Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  8 h
1
New Orleans
— 6 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: San Francisco

6
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Garden District, Oak Alley Plantation, Bourbon Street, and other attractions. Get some cultural insight at Whitney Plantation and Lafayette Cemetery No.1. Houmas House Plantation and Gardens and St. Louis Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. When in New Orleans, make a side trip to see Bocage Plantation in Darrow, approximately Darrow away. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Old River Road Plantation Adventure, admire the landmark architecture of Destrehan Plantation, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and see the interesting displays at The Historic New Orleans Collection.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our New Orleans road trip planner.

San Francisco to New Orleans is an approximately 6.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from San Francisco to New Orleans. Traveling from San Francisco in May, plan for a bit warmer nights in New Orleans, with lows around 70°F. On the 29th (Fri), you're off to home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Darrow, Whitney Plantation, Oak Alley Plantation, Destrehan Plantation
Highlights from your plan
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation
Houmas House Plantation and Gardens ©
Houmas House Plantation and Gardens
Oak Alley Plantation ©
Oak Alley Plantation

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