8 days in Louisiana Itinerary

8 days in Louisiana Itinerary

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8 days in Louisiana Itinerary

Start: Oklahoma City
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Morgan City
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
New Iberia
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Oklahoma City

3
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.
Bring the kids along to Nature & Wildlife Tours and The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA. Let the collections at The National WWII Museum and Treme's Petit Jazz Museum capture your imagination. There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter, partake in some friendly competition at Clue Carre - New Orleans' First Live Escape Game, don't miss a visit to Jackson Square, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Louis Cathedral.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our New Orleans itinerary maker website .

Oklahoma City to New Orleans is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Oklahoma City in October, expect nights in New Orleans to be a bit warmer, around 66°F, while days are little chillier, around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Morgan City.

Things to do in New Orleans

#Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods, #Museums

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Garden District ©
Garden District
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum

2
nights
Morgan City

Morgan City ©
Morgan City is a city in St. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Madewood Plantation, take in nature's colorful creations at Houmas House Plantation and Gardens, and then steep yourself in history at Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Wedell-Williams Memorial Aviation & Cypress Sawmill Museum and then enjoy the sand and surf at Lake End Park.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Morgan City online trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from New Orleans to Morgan City in 1.5 hours. Traveling from New Orleans in October, expect nights in Morgan City to be about the same, around 66°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to New Iberia.

Things to do in Morgan City

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Houmas House Plantation and Gardens, Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site, Madewood Plantation, Wedell-Williams Memorial Aviation & Cypress Sawmill Museum
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nights
New Iberia

New Iberia ©
New Iberia is a small city in and the parish seat of Iberia Parish, Louisiana, United States. Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Bayou Teche Museum, then get to know the fascinating history of Vermilionville, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St Martin de Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Jungle Gardens and then identify plant and animal life at Bird City.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read New Iberia road trip planner.

You can drive from Morgan City to New Iberia in an hour. Traveling from Morgan City in October, you will find days in New Iberia are somewhat warmer (84°F), and nights are little chillier (61°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Iberia

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Avery Island, Vermilionville, Church of St Martin de Tours
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Jungle Gardens ©
Jungle Gardens
Vermilionville ©
Vermilionville
Bayou Teche Museum ©
Bayou Teche Museum

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