9 days in Louisiana Itinerary

9 days in Louisiana Itinerary

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9 days in Louisiana Itinerary

Start: Moncton
Fly + Drive:  14​h 15​min
1
Darrow
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Breaux Bridge
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
End: Moncton

1
night
Darrow

Darrow ©
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Whitney Plantation, then steep yourself in history at Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site, and then admire the landmark architecture of Oak Alley Plantation. Keep things going the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Houmas House Plantation and Gardens, then contemplate the long history of Madewood Plantation, then explore the world behind art at Adam's Cypress Swamp Driftwood Family Museum and Art Gallery, and finally steep yourself in history at Nottoway Plantation.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Darrow trip itinerary maker app .

Moncton, Canada to Darrow is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Moncton to Darrow, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Moncton in March: high temperatures in Darrow hover around 25°C and lows are around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Breaux Bridge.

Things to do in Darrow

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Vacherie, Adam's Cypress Swamp Driftwood Family Museum and Art Gallery, Nottoway Plantation, Whitney Plantation, Madewood Plantation
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Oak Alley Plantation ©
Oak Alley Plantation
Nottoway Plantation ©
Nottoway Plantation
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation

1
night
Breaux Bridge

Breaux Bridge ©
Breaux Bridge is a small city in St. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Vermilionville, admire the majestic nature at Longfellow Evangeline State Historic Site, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Martin.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Breaux Bridge trip maker app .

Getting from Darrow to Breaux Bridge by car takes about 1.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in Breaux Bridge

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Longfellow Evangeline State Historic Site, Vermilionville
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Vermilionville ©
Vermilionville

4
nights
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Garden District and Chalmette National Historical Park. Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and Woldenberg Park will get you outdoors. There's much more to do: stroll through Audubon Zoo, examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, look for gifts at Faulkner House Books, and admire the landmark architecture of Pontalba Buildings.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our New Orleans sightseeing planning site .

You can drive from Breaux Bridge to New Orleans in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Breaux Bridge, expect a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
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The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

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