How to Spend 4 Days in New Orleans – The Ultimate Itinerary

How to Spend 4 Days in New Orleans – The Ultimate Itinerary, New Orleans, Louisiana (B)

This is a great time of year to head to New Orleans – the temps are nearly perfect for walking and exploring, and you won’t have the crowds from Mardi Gras or Jazz Fest. 4 days in New Orleans is plenty of time to get a good feel of the city at a relaxed pace. I’m sharing how we spent our 4 days here and a few tips for planning your New Orleans itinerary. Plus, I’ll share some suggestions if you have more or less time to spend in NOLA.

We arrived in New Orleans our first day in the afternoon. We got checked into our hotel and then took a walk down Bourbon Street. Our hotel was right on Bourbon Street, so it was an easy walk! There is a lot to see down here. We stopped at a few bars and restaurants before making our way back to our hotel that night. Bourbon Street does look completely different at night – so, it was fun to see it in both the day time and night.

If you only come to NOLA to do one thing – it should be to eat! There are so many yummy foods down here. I highly recommend taking a food tour (like this one) and maybe even a cocktail tour. The food tour will only take a few hours maximum, so we used the remainder of the day to shop in the French Quarter and do a little exploring. There are tons of fun shops in this area. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: How to Spend 4 Days in New Orleans – The Ultimate Itinerary
Guide Location: USA » New Orleans
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Lindsey Puls
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Bourbon Street
  • French Quarter
  • Lafayette Cemetery No.1
  • The Three Muses
  • Rev. Zombies Voodoo Shop
  • Marie Laveau’s House Of Voodoo
  • Royal Sonesta Hotel