Itineraries

Lafayette, LA is an ideal hub for the many communities in South Louisiana representing the Cajun, Creole and antebellum life-styles of the Deep South. Use the following suggestions to help plan your itinerary or utilize one of our prepared itineraries for your group. Click on the links below for more details.

Lafayette, LA Area

Acadiana Center for the Arts
Acadian Village
Acadiana Park Nature Station & Trail
Alexandre Mouton House-Lafayette Museum
Atchafalaya Experience
Blue Dog Cafe & Gallery
Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist
Children's Museum of Acadiana 
City Park Golf Course
Coccolare Spa
Cypress Lake, UL Lafayette Campus
Downtown Murals
Floyd Sonnier's Beau Cajun Art Gallery, Scott
Golf Courses
Jean Lafitte National Park Acadian Cultural Center 
Kart Ranch
Lafayette Art Association & Gallery
Lafayette Lanes
Lafayette Natural History Museum & Planetarium
Louisiana Hockeyplex, Carencro
Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum
Sans Souci Fine Craft Gallery
Vermilionville
Vivian Alexander Gallery and Museum 
Wortman Pottery Studio & Showroom, Duson
Zoo of Acadiana, Broussard

Eunice/Grand Coteau/Sunset

Academy of the Sacred Heart, Grand Coteau
Cajun Music Hall of Fame, Eunice
Eunice Museum, Eunice
Liberty Theatre "Rendez-Vous Des Cajuns", Eunice
Prairie Acadian Cultural Center, Eunice

Washington/Opelousas/Ville Platte

Louisiana State Arboretum, Ville Platte
Chicot State Park, Ville Platte
Opelousas Museum & Interpretive Center
Opelousas Museum of Art
Washington Museum

Jennings/Crowley/Rayne

Chateau des Cocodries, Jennings
Strand Theatre, Jennings
W. H. Tupper General Merchandise Museum, Jennings
Zigler Museum, Jennings
City of Crowley
Crystal Rice Plantation, Crowley
Historic Rice Theatre, Crowley
Hundley Agriculture Museum & Farm Tours, Crowley
LSU Rice Experiment Station, Crowley
Bernard-Bertrand Museum, Rayne
Frog City Travel Plaza, Rayne
Frog Murals, Rayne

Abbeville/Erath/Kaplan/Gueydan

Abbeville Cultural & Historical Alliance Museum & Gallery
Abbeville Main Street
The Depot at Magdalen Place, Abbeville
St. Mary Magdalen Church, Abbeville
Acadian Museum, Erath
Farm Tours, Agri/Aqua Tours
Intracoastal Waterway
Le Musée de la Ville de Kaplan
Leland Bowman Locks, Intracoastal City, LA
Intracoastal Waterway, LA
Stansel Rice Company, Gueydan, LA

Breaux Bridge/Henderson/Lake Martin

Atchafalaya Experience
McGee's Landing & Atchafalaya Basin Tours
Hunting Preserve at Lake Martin

St. Martinville

Acadian Memorial
African American Museum
Catfish Heaven Aquafarm
Chef Patrick Mould's Louisiana School of Cooking
Duchamp Opera House
Evangeline Oak
Lake Fausse Point State Park
Longfellow-Evangeline State Historic Site
Petit Paris Museum
St. Martin de Tours Church Square

New Iberia/Avery Island/Loreauville

Jungle Gardens, Avery Island, LA
Tabasco Pepper Sauce Factory, Avery Island, LA
Conrad Rice Mill/Konriko Company Store, New Iberia, LA
Shadows-on-the-Teche, New Iberia, LA
Rip Van Winkle Gardens, New Iberia, LA

Franklin/Charenton/Morgan City

Cypremort Point State Park
Cypress Bayou Casino, Charenton, LA
Grevemberg House, Franklin, LA
International Petroleum Museum & Exposition, Morgan City, LA

Kids Are Tourists, Too!

Make your Cajun Country vacation child's play by adding some of these activities to your itinerary.

Acadian Village, Lafayette, LA
Acadiana Park Nature Station & Trail, Lafayette, LA
Cajun Dancing at one of our dancehall restaurants (Pont Breaux's in Breaux Bridge, LA, Prejean's and Randol's in Lafayette, LA)
Catfish Heaven Aquafarm, St. Martinville, LA
Chateau des Cocodries, Jennings, LA
Chicot State Park, Ville Platte, LA
Children's Museum of Acadiana, Lafayette, LA
Cypremort Point State Park, Cypremort Point, LA
Cypress Lake, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA
Girard Park, Lafayette, LA
Jean Lafitte National Park Acadian Cultural Center, Lafayette, LA
Jungle Gardens, Avery Island, LA
Kart Ranch, Lafayette, LA
Lafayette Natural History Museum & Planetarium
Lake Fausse Point State Park, St. Martinville, LA
Longfellow-Evangeline State Historic Site, St. Martinville, LA
Louisiana Hockeyplex, Carencro, LA
Louisiana State Arboretum, Ville Platte, LA
Swamp Tours (Atchafalaya ExperienceMcGee's Landing & Atchafalaya Basin Tours)Tabasco Pepper Sauce Factory, Avery Island, LA
Vermilionville, Lafayette, LA
Zoo of Acadiana, Broussard, LA