Feed your soul on a one-of-a-kind road trip in Louisiana. Let the good times roll and enjoy a close-to-home, far-from-ordinary staycation you’ll never forget.
Staycation Idea No. 27
Louisiana Byways
Skip the interstate and take the roads less traveled on your drive through Louisiana. Take one of the many byways in Louisiana that bring you right through the cultural center of the state.
Staycation Idea No. 35
State Park Cabin Getaway
Experience the great outdoors alongside the food, music and culture that make Louisiana unique.
Louisiana Staycation Itineraries

The Unusual is Our Usual

Shreveport, LA
New Orleans, LA
Abita Springs, LA
Kentwood, LA
Chemin-A-Haut State Park
New Orleans, LA


Get out and go fill up on fun and food this weekend.

Things To Do All Over The Map

New Orleans
Visit New Orleans Area in Louisiana
When you think you’ve seen, done and tasted everything you can about this world-famous city, think again! Make the drive and savor the experience, because there’s always more just around the corner.
Visit the Northshore area in louisiana
Just outside of New Orleans and yet a million miles away from it all. Go wild this weekend with wildlife and outdoor wonder.
Great River Road
Great River Road Area in Louisiana
Enjoy an Instagram-worthy respite as the pomp and pageantry of the past comes alive along River Road.
Baton Rouge
Visit Baton Rouge Area
History and heritage meet energy and enthusiasm in the state captiol. Explore everything from charming museums to raucous collegiate sporting events.
Houma - Thibodaux - Grand Isle
Explore the Houma Thibodaux Grand Isle Area
Southbound and so much to see! Take the scenic route this weekend for world-class fishing and a heaping, hearty, historic helping of Cajun culture.
New Iberia - Morgan City
Visit the New Iberia Morgan City Area in Louisiana
Step out and sample as much as you can as you make your way through the region’s most unique cuisine and culture.
Visit Lafayette Area in Louisiana
Take heart and come hungry. An epic epicurean experience awaits you when you dive deep into this rich and robust Cajun culture.
Lake Charles
Explore the Lake Charles Area
Fest with the best! Come for the Cajun culture and stay for the nightlife—this gem has it all.
Explore Alexandria
Revel by the Red River. It’s a short drive that’s long on history and lush vistas.
Natchitoches - Winnfield
Visit the Natchitoches Winnfield area in Louisiana
Light up your weekend! Pick up and go explore life along the lively banks of the lovely Cane River Lake.
Toledo Bend - Lake Country
Visit Toledo Bend in Louisiana
Go west for a weekend on the water! Camping, fishing and outdoor activities—you’ll run out of energy before you run out of things to do!
Monroe - Ruston
Visit the Monroe Ruston Area of Louisiana
Bike, birds and ballet—Break out of your routine and head due north for an endless list of things to do.
Shreveport - Bossier City
Explore the Shreveport Bossier City area in Louisiana
Drive over and park yourself at some of our best parks! Come fish, hunt and explore the lakes and bayous of Northwest Louisiana.


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