Two days in soulful New Orleans.
This New Orleans itinerary will leave you enchanted by the city’s unique charm and vibrant culture.
Start your day with a stroll through the historic French Quarter. Admire the stunning architecture, vibrant street art and soak in the lively atmosphere. Make sure to stop at Café Du Monde for a delicious beignet and café au lait!
If you’re lucky to be visiting during Mardi Gras, a balcony on Bourbon Street is a fantastic location to soak up the festivities. Or if you’d prefer to be in the thick of it at street level, head to Charles Avenue or Canal Street!
Take a leisurely walk along Magazine Street and explore the locally owned shops. You’ll find charming boutiques, antique shops, and art galleries along the six-mile stretch.
In the evening, immerse yourself in the city’s rich musical heritage with a visit to Preservation Hall. Experience the soulful sounds of traditional jazz in an intimate setting.
New Orleans Museum of Art
Visit the oldest fine arts museum in the city of New Orleans. Explore the impressive collection of more than 40,000 objects, spanning 5,000 years of art.
Take a streetcar to the enchanting Audubon Park. Enjoy a relaxing stroll among the beautiful greenery and the picturesque lagoon. Grab a po’boy sandwich from a local cafe for a quick and tasty lunch!
Visit one of the many local restaurants for a delightful Creole dinner, why not try gumbo, jambalaya or crawfish étouffée?
As the sunsets, lose yourself in the city’s unbeatable nightlife. Head to lively Frenchman Street and listen to live music pouring out of the many clubs and bars. Dance to the rhythm of jazz, blues or funk and sip on a cocktail (or two!) as you celebrate the spirit and soul of New Orleans.