9 days in Tallahassee, New Orleans & Houston Itinerary

9 days in Tallahassee, New Orleans & Houston Itinerary

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9 days in Tallahassee, New Orleans & Houston Itinerary

Start: Orlando
Drive:  4​h 15​min
1
Tallahassee
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Drive:  6​h
3
Houston
— 2 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: London

1
night
Tallahassee

Tallahassee ©
Tallahassee is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): contemplate the long history of Mission San Luis de Apalachee, then get a new perspective on nature at Tallahassee Museum, and then don't miss a visit to Florida State University.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Tallahassee travel itinerary planner .

Orlando to Tallahassee is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Tallahassee when traveling from Orlando in May, with lows around 20°C. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to New Orleans.

Things to do in Tallahassee

Museums Historic Sites
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Tallahassee Museum ©
Tallahassee Museum
Mission San Luis de Apalachee ©
Mission San Luis de Apalachee
Florida Historic Capitol Museum ©
Florida Historic Capitol Museum

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.
The National WWII Museum and Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World will appeal to museum buffs. Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Woldenberg Park. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Garden District, explore the different monuments and memorials at Lafayette Cemetery No.1, take in the history at Chalmette National Historical Park, and admire the landmark architecture of St. Louis Cathedral.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the New Orleans trip planning app .

You can fly from Tallahassee to New Orleans in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tallahassee to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Tallahassee in May: highs in New Orleans hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 24°C. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Houston.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District
French Quarter ©
French Quarter

2
nights
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of The Seawall, get curious at The Houston Museum of Natural Science, and then explore and take pictures at Water Wall.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Houston trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Houston takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from New Orleans in May, expect nights in Houston to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 34°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Galveston
Highlights from your plan
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
The Houston Museum of Natural Science ©
The Seawall ©
The Seawall

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