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: Houmas House Plantation and Gardens (in Darrow) and Oak Alley Plantation (in Vacherie). There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District, tour the pleasant surroundings at New Orleans City Park, examine the collection at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World, and get a taste of the local shopping with Frenchmen Street.

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If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airports are Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, Gulfport Biloxi International Airport and Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Ryan Field. In January, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Houmas House Plantation and Gardens, Oak Alley Plantation
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District

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