• Lacassine National Wildlife Refuge

Louisiana Holidays

Home to unspoilt wilderness and the grand Mississippi, Louisiana is full of adventure.

Discover the vibrant city of New Orleans, party during Mardi Gras and step back in time at one of the state's many historic plantations. If it's wildlife that you want to embrace, head to one of Louisiana's marshy swamplands to spot the formidable alligators, or visit one of the many parks and gardens to soak up the green space and fresh air. Louisiana is an endless list of possibilities. 

Partner your Louisiana visit with Memphis or Texas: both known for their big, bold characters. Or, enjoy a contrasting trip to Las Vegas, where the Strip is bright and the entertainment even brighter, or head to Cancun for a slice of sunshine. 

Time Zone

GMT-5

Flight Time

Indirect flights are available from Ireland.

Currency

USD - US Dollar

Visa Information

Irish Passport holders require an Electronic System for Travel Authorisation (ESTA) to visit New Orleans. You can obtain an ESTA from www.cbp.gov/esta

Language

English

Health Information

No vaccinations are required for travel to Louisiana. All travellers should be up to date with routine immunisations. It is important to contact your GP to check for the latest recommendations.

Select month

Average weather in January

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Tennessee
5ºC
106mm

Average weather in February

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Tennessee
7ºC
110mm

Average weather in March

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Tennessee
11ºC
122mm

Average weather in April

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Tennessee
16ºC
104mm

Average weather in May

Best travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Tennessee
21ºC
122mm

Average weather in June

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Tennessee
24ºC
117mm

Average weather in July

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Tennessee
27ºC
92mm

Average weather in August

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Tennessee
26ºC
88mm

Average weather in September

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Avg. rainfall
Tennessee
23ºC
98mm

Average weather in October

Best travel weather

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Tennessee
17ºC
86mm

Average weather in November

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Tennessee
11ºC
102mm

Average weather in December

Avg. temp
Avg. rainfall
Tennessee
6ºC
122mm

Our Louisiana destinations

Second Line parade

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New Orleans

New Orleans
Cypress Lake

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Lafayette

Lafayette
Zydeco

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Lake Charles

Lake Charles

Types of Louisiana holidays

Oak Alley Plantation

Louisiana Multi Centre Holidays

Multi Centre Holidays
Natchez Trace Parkway

Self Drive The Deep South

Self Drive The Deep South
Monument Valley

USA Motorhomes

USA Motorhomes

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