Visit New Orleans in November for the Perfect Fall Getaway

Large historical plantation home with tall pillars surrounded by tall green treesWelcome back friends! Old or new we are happy you landed here. We welcome you to our inn and the beautiful city of New Orleans. NOLA, as many call this city, is a bucket list vacation destination for many and we are fortunate to call this amazing place home. Whether you have been thinking about a 1st time visit or coming back for the 5th time, there is always so much happening around town. This time of year is especially popular as the hot weather has tamed a bit, the crowds are slightly lighter and an ever increasing amount of fun things to see and do. We’ve picked out some November highlights for you below. Booking direct through our website guarantees the best rates – so don’t delay – snag your favorite room for a special fall getaway today.

New Orleans November Highlights

Swamp Tours – Whether in Honey Island Swamp or Jean Lafitte National Historic Park, the local swamps are teeming with wildlife. On a swamp tour you could encounter alligators, bald eagles, egrets, herons, turtles, wild boars and more. Glide through on a flat-bottomed boat for an up-close experience.

Plantation Visits – There are several amazing plantations in the area and a definite must-see during a visit to New Orleans. The Laura Plantation is a top travel attraction in Louisiana. Learn about the traditional Creole plantation and see the inside this practical home that was run by four generations of Creole women. Other notable plantations to see include Oak Alley Plantation and Whitney Plantation.

Mississippi Riverboat Cruises – The two most popular cruises in the area are the Creole Queen Paddle wheeler and the Steamboat Natchez. Each boat offers a variety of cruises to choose from depending on your interests. Enjoy a jazz cruise, dinner cruise, Sunday brunch cruise, or historical cruise to name a few.

Attend a Football Game – The New Orleans Saints will be playing some home games in November. Watch them play against the Carolina Panthers on November 24th and the Atlanta Falcons on November 10th.

Laugh until your sides hurt at the Hell Yes Fest – Happening November 14 – 17, 2019, the Hell Yes Fest has been the Gulf south’s largest comedy festival since 2011. This incredible event features improv, stand-up, film, sketches, podcasts and more. Festivities will be happening at multiple venues around town. Past performers have included great comedians such as Sarah Silverman, Nick Swardson, Nikki Glaser, Todd Barry, Doug Benson, and more.

Experience Thanksgiving in New Orleans – If you can’t be with your family (or maybe would rather not be?!) for Thanksgiving, come to New Orleans! There is plenty to do during the holiday and many restaurants that pull out all of the stops to give diners an amazing Thanksgiving meal. Click here for a list of places to eat in NOLA for Thanksgiving.

We look forward to hosting you and showing you around town! Once you have seen and tasted all that New Orleans has to offer we promise you won’t be able to wait until you can come back! Book online today or contact us anytime for more information.

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