8 days in Akron & New Orleans Itinerary

8 days in Akron & New Orleans Itinerary

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Akron
— 2 nights
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New Orleans
— 5 nights
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Akron — 2 nights

Akron is the fifth-largest city in the U.S. state of Ohio and is the county seat of Summit County. Venture out of the city with trips to Warther Museum (in Dover) and Sugarcreek (David Warther Carvings & The Farm at Walnut Creek). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, stroll through Cascade Valley Park, take some stellar pictures from Overlook Area, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Dr. Bob's Gravesite.

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Cleveland to Akron is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Akron can reach 72°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to New Orleans.
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New Orleans — 5 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: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, examine the collection at Cabildo, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District.

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Fly from Akron to New Orleans in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Akron in May, plan for somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans, with lows around 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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