9 days in Cabo San Lucas & New Orleans Itinerary

9 days in Cabo San Lucas & New Orleans Itinerary

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9 days in Cabo San Lucas & New Orleans Itinerary

Start: New York City, United States
foot + Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
2
New Orleans, United States
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h
End: New York City, United States

3
nights
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Cabo San Lucas ©
One of Mexico's premier vacation spots, Cabo San Lucas lures pleasure seekers with its trendy restaurant scene, raucous nightlife, and, of course, picture-perfect beaches.
Cabo San Lucas is known for wildlife, nature, nightlife, beaches, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at El Arco de Cabo San Lucas, get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, make a trip to Tomas Spangler Photography Gallery, and cast your line with a fishing tour.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Cabo San Lucas day trip tool .

New York City, USA to Cabo San Lucas is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New York City in April: highs in Cabo San Lucas hover around 81°F, while lows dip to 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Cabo San Lucas

Outdoors Parks Tours
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 3:
Highlights from your plan
La Turquesa Jewelry and Art ©
La Turquesa Jewelry and Art
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas ©
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas
Swim with Dolphins

4
nights
New Orleans, United States

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.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Garden District, walk around New Orleans City Park, get to know the resident critters at Audubon Zoo, and go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the New Orleans visit planner.

You can fly from Cabo San Lucas to New Orleans in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cabo San Lucas to New Orleans, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Cabo San Lucas in May, plan for slightly colder days in New Orleans, with highs around 70°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay May 3 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District

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