New Orleans Itinerary 2 Days

2 Days in New Orleans - Perfect Weekend Guide

With so much to do dive deep into - food, drinks, music, culture and just a general sense of wellbeing, New Orleans personifies good life. We mention the city’s history separately owing to its unparalleled wealth. The lively spirit of the city ceases to mellow down what with a parade or a festival held literally every week. A great place to shop too with its plethora of unique boutiques. For these reasons among more, New Orleans is counted as one of the best places to visit in the USA. Indeed there is a lot to look forward to here and you might wonder if 2 Days in New Orleans. We say yes, should your plan resemble the following New Orleans Itinerary 2 Days.

Day 1 in New Orleans

Commence your New Orleans exploration with the fabulous The National WWII Museum. Previously known as The National D-Day Museum. Essentially a military history museum, this attraction is counted as one of the top sights in New Orleans.

After spending a few hours at the The National WWII Museum, your next stop for the afternoon should be the delightful Aquarium of the Americas which is one of the best things to do in New Orleans with kids, the adults are not far behind from having a good time here. This aquarium features as many as 10,000 aquatic animals that add to your experience.

The evening is when the bustling Canal Street beckons. A gamut of exciting opportunities awaits you here on this street. This is the city’s ‘main street’, flanked by shop and restaurants that are all about leisure. If you are looking to take back souvenirs from New Orleans, rest assured you will find plenty here. You can have the night to yourself making merry having some wine. For some good wine, you must check out the Nola Tropical Winery for its wide array of wines.

Day 2 in New Orleans

Some of the best things to do in New Orleans must be covered on your last day here. The Jackson Square is what you must start with. Nestled in the French Quarter of the city, this attraction is a historic park and has been a backdrop of several movies.

Next up is the awe-striking St. Louis Cathedral where you must go to experience an unmatchable tranquility. It is hard to get enough of New Orleans’ beautiful outdoors and thus visiting the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden to see some intriguing structures is a must.

Tours and Activities in New Orleans for 2 Days

Booking tours and tickets for popular attractions saves a lot of your time spent in a queue. Below are some of the tours and tickets recommended for 2 days in New Orleans

Best Hotels in New Orleans for 2 Day Trip

These are some of the hotels added in the past by our travelers to their New Orleans itinerary 2 days. Check out the hotels that suit you and add them to your trip plan.

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