The City of Lafayette is at the heart of Louisiana's Cajun & Creole Country, an area known as the `Happiest City in America`. A city boasting rich cultural history, a bustling culinary scene and a distinctive blend of Cajun and Zydeco music. Visit Eunice and Opelousas for the Zydeco music, and Breaux Bridge for the crawfish, head to St. Martinville to see the beautiful architecture and buildings, many of which are listed on the historic register, visit museums, antique markets and historic churches and dance to live music and visit one of the many festivals happening year-round such as Festival International de Louisiane, the Sweet Dough Pie Festival or Courir de Mardi Gras. Come to Lafayette for an unforgettable experience!
New Orleans - Lafayette: 2 hrs. 15 mins approx.
Lafayette - Baton Rouge: 1 hr. 10 mins approx.
Baton Rouge - Lafayette: 2 hrs. 15 mins approx.
Lafayette - New Orleans: 1 hr. 10 mins approx.