8 days in New Orleans Itinerary

8 days in New Orleans Itinerary

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New Orleans
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New Orleans

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Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Clue Carre - New Orleans' First Live Escape Game and Ultimate Swamp Adventures. Get out of town with these interesting New Orleans side-trips: Biloxi (Beauvoir & Ship Island), Gulfport (Lynn Meadows Discovery Center & The Institute for Marine Mammal Studies) and Whitney Plantation (in Wallace). Spend the 8th (Thu) exploring nature at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve. There's lots more to do: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, admire the masterpieces at The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA, cast your line with a fishing tour, and look for gifts at Boutique du Vampyre.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the New Orleans trip planner .

In August, daily temperatures in New Orleans can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 82°F. On the 12th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Biloxi, Gulfport, Whitney Plantation, Destrehan Plantation, Ultimate Swamp Adventures
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Lynn Meadows Discovery Center ©
Lynn Meadows Discovery Center
Ultimate Swamp Adventures ©
Ultimate Swamp Adventures
Kayaking & Canoeing

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