Jazz, Creole Cuisine, and Southern Hospitality.
Enjoy Southern hospitality at its finest with a New Orleans vacation package. There are many great New Orleans hotels to choose from that will match the price, style, and neighborhood you are most interested in. Take a look at French Quarter hotels if you are looking for New Orleans nightlife with a bit of historic and cultural charm. Canal Street or the downtown Central Business District hotels offer more modern accommodations and even more choices.
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Save up to 30%The Royal Sonesta Hotel, an exquisite establishment nestled in the vibrant heart of the historic French Quarter of New Orleans, boasts a rich and captivating atmosphere. Situated just two blocks from Canal Street, the Central Business District, and the Streetcar Route, this prestigious hotel is ideally positioned for both leisure and business travelers.
Free room upgradeSituated at the heart of the vibrant city of New Orleans, the Hilton New Orleans Riverside offers an exceptional experience. The hotel is just 3 blocks from the historic French Quarter, making it an ideal choice for those wanting to immerse themselves in the charm of New Orleans.
Our guestrooms offer gorgeous city views, Hyatt's signature Grand™ bed, and our innovative in-room technology.
Things to do in New Orleans, LA
Ghosts & Spirits Nighttime Walking TourNew Orleans has been referred to as "The most haunted city in America." After this tour, we'll let you be the judge.With its colorful history and unique traditions, it is no wonder so many New Orleans homes and taverns have been investigated by paranormal investigators. Provided by Gray Line of New Orleans
New Orleans Oak Alley Plantation TourExperience a bygone era in one of the South's most beautiful settings - Oak Alley Plantation, built in 1839. Marvel at the unbelievable view of a quarter-mile long alley of 28 magnificent oak trees, each over 250 years old. Provided by Gray Line of New Orleans
New Orleans Swamp & Bayou TourExperience the timeless beauty of Southern Louisiana in a custom built, all weather swamp boat. Native guides will reveal the mysteries of the swamps and bayous and the Cajun "joie de vivre". Provided by Gray Line of New Orleans
Steamboat Jazz CruiseYour two-hour cruise from the heart of the French Quarter takes you back when cotton was king and life was slow and graceful as the current on the Mississippi. Two-hour cruise on the Mississippi River on the Steamboat NATCHEZ.
Here are a few things to do:
- Sample the jazzy sounds on street corners, in restaurants, and in music venues.
- Taste the Cajun and Creole flavors of the French Quarter.
- Spend a night out on the town on Frenchmen or Bourbon Street.
- Take a historical plantation tour at Oak Alley Plantation.
Book your New Orleans vacation package today to experience the nightlife, culture, and beauty of such a vibrant, eclectic city.
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Explore a legendary city rich in culture and history with a New Orleans vacation package from Southwest Vacations®. NOLA, as the locals call it, is rich in character with plenty of things to see, places to go, and people to meet. Any visit to New Orleans is sure to be unique, lively, and full of life.
The bustling center of New Orleans is the historic French Quarter. This charming neighborhood showcases the character of the city with iron balconies, brightly colored buildings, and overall European village feel. Come here to experience New Orleans music in lively jazz clubs. See why the New Orleans food scene is so popular by trying classic Cajun and Creole dishes at one of the many restaurants ranging from casual (Café Du Monde is famous for their signature sweet beignets) to fine dining elegance (Arnaud’s has been serving classic dishes since 1918). The French Quarter also plays host to Mardi Gras, an annual celebration of epic proportions. With so many year-round parades, festivals, and events, every day of your New Orleans vacation is sure to be exciting since this is a city that loves to celebrate.
Bourbon Street, which runs through the center of the French Quarter, is a never-ending party featuring bars, music clubs, and sidewalk shows. Nearby, Frenchmen Street offers authentic New Orleans music all night long including traditional jazz, blues, reggae, and funk. Historic Jackson Square is another hub for activity within the French Quarter of New Orleans. Sitting between St. Louis Cathedral and the Mississippi River, the infamous statue of Andrew Jackson represents the heroes of the Battle of New Orleans. There are a multitude of museums, shops, and restaurants surrounding Jackson Square where you can find plenty of things to do in New Orleans.
Other popular activities in NOLA include riding the historic streetcars, venturing out on a riverboat cruise along the Mississippi River, and taking a thrilling airboat tour of the surrounding swamps. Popular New Orleans attractions include the Aquarium of the Americas, the Audubon Zoo, and the acclaimed National World War II Museum.
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