8 days in Louisiana Itinerary

8 days in Louisiana Itinerary

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New Iberia
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White Castle
— 1 night
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New Orleans
— 5 nights

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New Iberia

New Iberia ©
New Iberia is a small city in and the parish seat of Iberia Parish, Louisiana, United States. On the 20th (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Jungle Gardens. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Lake Martin, then take a tour by water with Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours, and then see the interesting displays at Conrad Rice Museum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our New Iberia planner.

Portland to New Iberia is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Portland to New Iberia, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Portland in December, with highs in New Iberia at 67°F and lows at 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to White Castle.

Things to do in New Iberia

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Adventure

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Jungle Gardens ©
Jungle Gardens
Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours ©
Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours
Conrad Rice Museum ©
Conrad Rice Museum

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White Castle

White Castle ©
White Castle a town in Iberville Parish, Louisiana, in the United States. On the 22nd (Tue), see the interesting displays at National Hansen's Disease Museum, admire the natural beauty at Houmas House Plantation and Gardens, and then contemplate the long history of Nottoway Plantation.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the White Castle trip planner.

Drive from New Iberia to White Castle in 2 hours. December in White Castle sees daily highs of 67°F and lows of 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in White Castle

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

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Houmas House Plantation and Gardens ©
Houmas House Plantation and Gardens
Nottoway Plantation ©
Nottoway Plantation
National Hansen's Disease Museum ©
National Hansen's Disease Museum

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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Whitney Plantation and The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA will appeal to museum buffs. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Faubourg Marigny, sample the fine beverages at Old New Orleans Rum Distillery, visit Garden District, and see the interesting displays at The National WWII Museum.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our New Orleans tour itinerary planner.

Drive from White Castle to New Orleans in 1.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from White Castle in December: highs in New Orleans hover around 57°F, while lows dip to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

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Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site ©
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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