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!
Discover Louisiana with its blend of cultures reflected on its traditions, music and food, specially; the Creole (influence from the colonial French and Spanish rule) and the Cajun (from French settlers who made their way to Canada), with this Self-Drive package. Visit New Orleans (know for its creole cuisine, vibrant nightlife along Bourbon Street and Mardi Grass Carnival). Next, head to your next destination at the cultural center of Louisiana; Lafayette (the "heart of Cajun Country"). After that, drive to Baton Rouge (with its amazing food scene, historical landmarks, and fun attractions). Along the way, don't miss the opportunity to enjoy a day trip to explore and 'taste'; Avery Island (known as source of the famous tabasco sauce. This is a flexible vacation package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
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Baton Rouge - Lafayette: 2 hrs. 15 mins approx.
Lafayette - New Orleans: 1 hr. 10 mins approx.