8 days in Austin & New Orleans Itinerary

8 days in Austin & New Orleans Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States visit planner

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Austin
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New Orleans
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Austin

— 3 nights

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Austin: San Antonio (Natural Bridge Caverns, Friedrich Wilderness Park, &more). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Texas State Capitol, examine the collection at LBJ Presidential Library, take some stellar pictures from Mount Bonnell, and steep yourself in history at The Driskill.

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

New York City to Austin is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Austin due to the time zone difference. When traveling from New York City in February, plan for much warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Austin: temperatures range from 68°F by day to 47°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can fly to New Orleans.

Things to do in Austin

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

New Orleans

— 4 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: don't miss a visit to French Quarter, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, and wander the streets of Garden District.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read New Orleans trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Austin to New Orleans in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Austin in February, plan for a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 56°F by day to 56°F at night. You'll set off for home on the 27th (Sun).

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Theme Parks