Beautiful architecture in Louisiana

Louisiana Vacations: Feed Your Soul

In Louisiana, you're never far from incredible food, live music or rich history. Whether it’s a small-town experience or big-city excitement you’re craving, you’ll find it all here. From New Orleans' bustling French Quarter, Alexandria’s historic plantations to the heart of Cajun and Creole Country in Lafayette, every region is steeped in culture and southern hospitality. Whether you want to go on a swamp tour, explore tranquil bayous, or experience the energetic nightlife on Bourbon Street, Liberty Travel can craft the perfect vacation package for you.

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Louisiana at a Glance

Currency: U.S. Dollar ($)

Tipping Customs: Anywhere between 15 – 20%, unless service charge is added

Power Up: Type A or Type B plug, 120 V (the standard in the United States)

Popular Drink: Brandy Milk Punch

Must Eat: Boudin – a spicy Cajun sausage

Language: English


Weather: A humid subtropical climate with long, hot, humid summers and short, mild winters.

Best Time to Visit: Early Spring to late Fall, and between Christmas and New Year’s when it’s mild and the festivals are in full swing.

Masquerade masks from Mardi Gras in New Orleans Louisiana

Amazing New Orleans

With its blend of old-world glamor and cosmopolitan style, New Orleans charms even the most seasoned travelers. Whether it’s the annual Mardi Gras celebration or one of the other 120+ festivals that it celebrates, the birthplace of jazz incorporates music in all of them. Add to it the delicious Creole cuisine, and you know you just have to return to this culturally rich and vibrant city for more.

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Crawfish boil, a traditional dish in Louisiana

Top Things to Do in Louisiana

Go on a swamp tour
Experience the intricate network of Louisiana’s scenic swamps by hopping on an Airboat, a kayak, or a tour boat.

Take a French Quarter walking tour
Learn about the history and mysteries of New Orleans' oldest and most famous neighborhood.

Visit the National WWII Museum
See history come to life with interactive displays as you get an in-depth look at every aspect of the conflict.

Experience Mardi Gras
Celebrated the Tuesday before Ash Wednesday, it’s America’s most vibrant parade party with floats, costumes, music and dance.

Savor Cajun Cooking
Just 45 minutes away from New Orleans, go up and down the Cajun Bayou food trail for delicious authentic Cajun food experiences.

Masquerade mask from Mardi Gras in Louisiana

Louisiana Vacation Packages: Soulful South the Liberty Travel Way

Whether you’re looking to explore Louisiana like a local, or soak in its iconic sites like a tourist, Liberty Travel’s consultants can create a Louisiana vacation package crafted just for you.

When you book with us, you get:

  • Real People. More than a travel agent, your Louisiana consultant is a fellow traveler with a passion to help you see the world.
  • Perfect Match. We’ll pair you with a destination expert who has insider knowledge of Louisiana for a truly personalized booking experience.
  • Crafted Vacations. Stay in hand-selected hotels. Get connected with local guides and enriching experiences. Choose from among our exclusive Louisiana vacation packages, including our CITYbreaks.
  • Support. With 24/7 support, we’ll be with you every step of the way.

We know Louisiana. Leave the planning to us.

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You are unique, and so is your trip. When you book with Liberty Travel, we match you with an expert best suited to design a vacation just for you.

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