One-Day Must-Sees

There’s a ton of things we can recommend to give our visitors the full Cajun & Creole Country experience that is Lafayette, LA. More often than not we get this question from our visitors, “If you had one day to visit Lafayette, LA where would you go?” Well, we’ve made it simple and put together a list of attractions you must see if you’re only here for one day. We recommend choosing three or four from the list below based on your interest.

One Day Must Sees
Show Map

    Inspiration Journal

    Lafayette's blog showcasing the food, music, culture and history at the heart of Cajun & Creole Country.

    See All Posts

    Thrift Stores in Lafayette

    Thrift stores are making a comeback. Whether you're looking for that ultra-rare rock tee or just an affordable pair of shoes, Lafayette has everything from resale designer…


    Pamplona is a classic. It has been since it opened in December of 2007. Combining rustic decor, a beautiful downtown setting, delicious and interesting food, and a stellar wine and…

    Lafayette's Historic Restaurants

    In the late 1700s, South Louisiana was a melting pot of cultures where families, friends, travelers, and neighbors gathered around the table at mealtime. Today, Cajun culture still…

    Getting to Lafayette

    The city of Lafayette, LA is located in the center of Lafayette Parish at the intersection of I-10 and I-49 between New Orleans and Houston and only 35 miles north of the Gulf of Mexico.

    Learn More