8 days in New Orleans Itinerary

8 days in New Orleans Itinerary

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New Orleans
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New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Get out of town with these interesting New Orleans side-trips: Vacherie (Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site & Oak Alley Plantation). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Garden District, walk around New Orleans City Park, wander the streets of Royal Street, and go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the New Orleans route maker site .

In December, daytime highs in New Orleans are 57°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Parks

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Vacherie
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Garden District ©
Garden District
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum

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