9 days in New Orleans Itinerary

9 days in New Orleans Itinerary

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9 days in New Orleans Itinerary

Start: Merritt Island
Drive:  11​h 30​min
1
New Orleans
— 8 nights
Drive:  10​h 30​min
End: Merritt Island

8
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.
Step out of New Orleans with an excursion to Oak Alley Plantation in Vacherie--about 1h 05 min away. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, stroll around New Orleans City Park, wander the streets of Royal Street, and partake in some friendly competition at Clue Carre - New Orleans' First Live Escape Game.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our New Orleans trip planner .

Merritt Island to New Orleans is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Merritt Island to New Orleans is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer evenings in New Orleans when traveling from Merritt Island in June, with lows around 83°F. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Oak Alley Plantation
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St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter

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