9 days in New Orleans Itinerary

9 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.
Step out of New Orleans to go to Houma and see Mandalay National Wildlife Refuge, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. Spend the 9th (Mon) exploring nature at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of French Quarter, learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, meet the residents at Audubon Zoo, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the New Orleans trip itinerary site .

If you are flying in from Sweden, the closest major airports are Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, Gulfport Biloxi International Airport and Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Ryan Field. In July, daytime highs in New Orleans are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Destrehan Plantation, Mandalay National Wildlife Refuge
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St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral
Garden District ©
Garden District
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum

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