5 days in Raleigh & New Orleans Itinerary

5 days in Raleigh & New Orleans Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States visit planner

Make it your trip
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Raleigh
— 1 night
Fly
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New Orleans
— 3 nights
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Raleigh

— 1 night

City of Oaks

For those not from the South, Raleigh might be one of the region's better-kept travel secrets.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): explore the world behind art at North Carolina Museum of Art, then get curious at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, and then have fun and explore at Marbles Kids Museum.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Raleigh itinerary planner.

Durham to Raleigh is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Raleigh are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. On the 26th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to New Orleans.

Things to do in Raleigh

Museums · Childrens Museums
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New Orleans

— 3 nights

The Big Easy

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, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, meet the residents at Audubon Zoo, make a trip to Jackson Square, and get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the New Orleans trip maker site.

Getting from Raleigh to New Orleans by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Raleigh to New Orleans is minus 1 hour. Plan for much hotter nights when traveling from Raleigh in March since evenings lows in New Orleans dip to 61°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
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