Outdoor Activities in New Orleans

Outdoor activities in New Orleans are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. New Orleans comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of New Orleans and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities New Orleans has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to New Orleans.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in New Orleans:

  1. #1 of 522 Outdoors Activities in New Orleans
    - Used in 3498 itineraries
    Frenchmen Street

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Streets

    Address: Frenchmen St., New Orleans, LA, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Frenchmen Street is located close to the Bourbon street and is the best way to soak in the nightlife and the shopping pulse of New Orleans. The Frenchmen streetsis loved for its live music haunts ...Read more

  2. #2 of 522 Outdoors Activities in New Orleans
    - Used in 2339 itineraries
    Preservation Hall

    Tags: Performance, Concert, Hall

    Address: 726 St Peter St, New Orleans, LA 70116, United States

    Timings: 08:00 pm - 11:00 pm Details

    The Preservation hall is the only venue where you can here Traditional New Orleans Jazz concerts and is the center of the city’s Jazz music culture. The Preservation hall is noted for the reviva...Read more

  3. #3 of 522 Outdoors Activities in New Orleans
    - Used in 3184 itineraries
    R T A

    Address: 2817 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70119, USA

    RTA-streetcars are a poplar way or getting around New Orleans as you ride ina piece of history itself. The streetcars cover the downtown and near the Mississippi river and as you sightsee while you ar...Read more

  4. #4 of 522 Outdoors Activities in New Orleans
    - Used in 2795 itineraries
    Metairie Cemetery

    Tags: Cemetery, Sculpture

    Address: 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124, United States

    Timings: 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Metairie Cemetery is known for its elaborate tombstones and structures which are found all around the 150 acre cemetery. Formerly a race track, today the place- even though a resting place for the...Read more

  5. #5 of 522 Outdoors Activities in New Orleans
    - Used in 3239 itineraries
    Immaculate Conception Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: 130 Baronne St, New Orleans, LA 70112, United States

    Timings: 07:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    The Immaculate Conception Church completed in the 1930’s resembles the original church built on the same ground in the 1850’s. The church and is loved for its Venetian Gothic Revival and M...Read more

  6. #6 of 522 Outdoors Activities in New Orleans
    - Used in 2805 itineraries
    Historic New Orleans Collection

    Tags: Art And Culture, Historical Site

    Address: 533 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70130, United States

    Timings: 09:30 am - 04:30 pm Details

    The Historic New Orleans Collectionconsists of historical buildings and all its stories to keep the history of New Orleans and the Gulf South alive. The institution was established in the 1960’s...Read more

  7. #7 of 522 Outdoors Activities in New Orleans
    - Used in 2525 itineraries
    Lafayette Cemetery No. 1

    Tags: Cemetery

    Address: 1427 Washington Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130, United States

    Timings: 07:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

    The Lafayette Cemetery No.1 is the resting place for many famous personalities including Judge Ferguson of the Plessy vs Ferguson, the Brunie family (known for their contribution to Jazz music) and Br...Read more

  8. #8 of 522 Outdoors Activities in New Orleans
    - Used in 3018 itineraries
    Saint Louis Cemetery

    Tags: Cemetery

    Address: 425 Basin St, New Orleans, LA 70112, United States

    Timings: 09:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

    Located close to the French Quarter, the St. Louis Cemetery No.1 is listed in National Register of Historic Places. The cemetery was established in in the late 18th century and is the resting place of...Read more

  9. #9 of 522 Outdoors Activities in New Orleans
    - Used in 2652 itineraries
    Saenger Theatre

    Tags: Performance, Theatre

    Address: 1111 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70116, United States

    The Saenger Theatre is popular for hosting  popular international artists  and is proudly called the ‘Grand Dame of the South’. The theatre originally established in the 1920&rsq...Read more

  10. #10 of 522 Outdoors Activities in New Orleans
    - Used in 1808 itineraries
    Magazine Street

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Streets

    Address: Magazine St, New Orleans, LA, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Magazine Street is a shopper’s paradise. Small boutiques that sell one of a kind products, antique shops that make for a great way to gift shop, craft shops where you can buy small handmade good...Read more

  11. #11 of 522 Outdoors Activities in New Orleans
    - Used in 1351 itineraries
    Old River Road Plantation Adventure

    Tags: Mansion

    Address: 2041 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70112, United States

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:45 pm Details

    The Old River Road Plantation Adventure is where time has stood still and where the stories of Creole, slave auction, maroons, slave revolts and Voodoo come to life and engross you with its history. T...Read more

  12. #12 of 522 Outdoors Activities in New Orleans
    - Used in 1838 itineraries
    Faubourg Marigny

    Tags: Neighborhoods

    Address: Marigny, New Orleans, LA, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Faubourg Marigny is one of the oldest neighbourhoods in New Orleans and is loved for its non-touristy pubs and cafes that are perfect to explore the nightlife of the city. Much contradictory to the mo...Read more

  13. #13 of 522 Outdoors Activities in New Orleans
    - Used in 1708 itineraries
    French Market

    Tags: Market

    Address: 1235 N Peters St, New Orleans, LA 70116, United States

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The French Market has it all- a flea market, a farmer’s market, small eateries where you can grab a quick bite and live music that completes the ambience. If you love to shop, you will love the ...Read more

  14. #14 of 522 Outdoors Activities in New Orleans
    - Used in 1915 itineraries
    Canal Street

    Tags: Neighborhoods , Streets

    Address: 101 Morgan St, New Orleans, LA 70114, United States

    Timings: 06:00 am - 11:59 pm Details

    Sailing the Mississippi river is intrinsic to the New Orleans experience and the Canal Street / Algiers Ferry has a history of sailing the river since 1827! The ferry rides make for a perfect way to s...Read more

  15. #15 of 522 Outdoors Activities in New Orleans
    - Used in 1345 itineraries
    Harrah's Casino

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Casino

    Address: 228 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Harrah's Casino New Orleans has 113 table games, 20 Poker tables and a whooping 1873 slot machines that invite gamblers to try their luck. The Mardi Gras theme of the Casino are perfect if you sti...Read more