Lafayette 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 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
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


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 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
Intracoastal Waterway
Stansel Rice Company, Gueydan

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

Franklin/Charenton/Morgan City

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

Kids Are Tourists, Too!

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

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