8 days in Louisiana Itinerary

8 days in Louisiana Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Louisiana holiday planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Lafayette Regional Airport, Drive to Cameron
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Cameron
— 1 night
Drive
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New Iberia
— 1 night
Drive
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White Castle
— 1 night
Drive
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New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly

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Cameron

— 1 night
Cameron is a census-designated place (CDP) in and the parish seat of Cameron Parish, Louisiana, United States. To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Cameron planning app.

Oklahoma City to Cameron is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect a daytime high around 92°F in July, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to New Iberia.

Things to do in Cameron

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip

New Iberia

— 1 night
New Iberia is a small city in and the parish seat of Iberia Parish, Louisiana, United States. Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): stroll through Jungle Gardens, admire the natural beauty at Rip Van Winkle Gardens, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Parish Brewing.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the New Iberia vacation website.

Drive from Cameron to New Iberia in 2.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in New Iberia are 92°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to White Castle.

Things to do in New Iberia

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

White Castle

— 1 night
White Castle a town in Iberville Parish, Louisiana, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): see the interesting displays at National Hansen's Disease Museum, admire the natural beauty at Houmas House and Gardens, and then steep yourself in history at Nottoway Plantation.

For ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our White Castle trip planning app.

You can drive from New Iberia to White Castle in 2 hours. July in White Castle sees daily highs of 91°F and lows of 73°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in White Castle

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

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.
Popular historic sites such as Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site and Oak Alley Plantation are in your itinerary. Step out of the city life by going to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Woldenberg Park. Step out of New Orleans with an excursion to St. Joseph Plantation in Vacherie--about 1h 5 min away. And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Ultimate Swamp Adventures, visit Frenchmen Street, appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square, and stroll the grounds of Lafayette Cemetery No.1.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the New Orleans trip builder tool.

You can drive from White Castle to New Orleans in 1.5 hours. Traveling from White Castle in July, expect nights in New Orleans to be somewhat warmer, around 80°F, while days are slightly colder, around 80°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Louisiana travel guide

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Historic Walking Areas · Nightlife · Military Museums
The Pelican State
With a landscape of deltas, marshes, and swamps formed by the sediments of the Mississippi River, Louisiana is home to rich native plant and animal life, including rare species of tree frogs, ibis, and egrets. The state's urban areas, most notably the historical city of New Orleans, are some of its most popular attractions and boast a varied multicultural and multilingual heritage, strongly influenced by a mix of French, Spanish, Native American, and African cultures. Native Louisianans proudly cling to their distinctive dialects and musical traditions, offering visitors a chance to explore one of the most culturally diverse areas in North America. The homeland of both Cajun and Creole cuisines, Louisiana remains a top holiday destination for foodies from around the world.