A swamp tour is an unforgettable way to experience the wildlife of Louisiana. If you prefer to observe the animals from a distance, visit the Audubon Zoo, the Insectarium or the Aquarium of the Americas.
Take a trip into the Old South with a day tour to Oak Alley Plantation. According to BigEasyTours.com, this architectural marvel is perhaps the most photographed plantation in Louisiana.
Do you have a penchant for the mysterious? Try a ghost tour. Mausoleums and nighttime swamps are sure to give you a shiver.
Enjoy the majesty of the French Quarter or the Garden District on foot. Historic mansions and awe-inspiring gardens will take your breath away.
View the aftermath of the storm firsthand with a tour of the Katrina-affected neighborhoods.
After your outdoor adventure, drink a Hurricane at Pat O'Brien's, then bask in the lights, music and festivities of Bourbon Street.
Article Written By Steffani Scarborough
Steffani Scarborough graduated from Texas State University. She has been writing since childhood and has received high scholastic honors for her literary achievements. Her articles have been published on Trails.com, and her poetry has appeared in the anthology, "Dance on the Horizon."