8 days in Nebraska, Arkansas & Louisiana Itinerary

8 days in Nebraska, Arkansas & Louisiana Itinerary

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Omaha
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Hot Springs
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New Orleans
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Omaha

Omaha ©

Gateway to the West

A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Cecilia's Cathedral and then stop by Old Market Candy Shop.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Omaha tour itinerary planning website.

New York City to Omaha is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Omaha due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in March, Omaha is little chillier at night with lows of 29°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hot Springs.

Things to do in Omaha

Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Museums · Shopping

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Religious Site
St. Cecilia's Cathedral
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Entertainment Center
Craft Axe Throwing- Omaha
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Hot Springs

Hot Springs ©

Valley of the Vapors

Set deep in the Ouachita Mountains, the city of Hot Springs almost completely surrounds the national park of the same name.
On the 21st (Sat), find something for the whole family at Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf, then immerse yourself in nature at Lake Catherine State Park, then stroll through Grand Promenade, and finally learn about winemaking at The Winery of Hot Springs. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get your bearings at Mountain Valley Spring Water Visitor Center & Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Medical Arts Building, then take in the awesome beauty at Hot Springs Mountain, then have some family-friendly fun at 4D Adventure, and finally stop by Bathhouse Soapery.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Hot Springs day trip site.

Fly from Omaha to Hot Springs in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Omaha in March, expect Hot Springs to be somewhat warmer, temps between 64°F and 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Hot Springs

Parks · Nature · Trails · Museums
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Hiking Trail
Grand Promenade
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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.
Explore hidden gems such as The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA and Walking tours. Get out of town with these interesting New Orleans side-trips: Whitney Plantation (in Wallace) and Vacherie (St. Joseph Plantation & Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site). And it doesn't end there: stroll the grounds of Lake Lawn Metairie, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Old New Orleans Rum Distillery, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, and examine the collection at New Orleans Pharmacy Museum.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the New Orleans road trip planner.

You can fly from Hot Springs to New Orleans in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in New Orleans when traveling from Hot Springs in March, with lows around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

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