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New Orleans Ultimate Getaway Roundtrip from Chicago

6 Days from

$929

Chicago New Orleans Chicago

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New Orleans Ultimate Getaway Roundtrip from Chicago

Reservations:
1 (800) 268-7252
Request a Quote
from your Amtrak Station:
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Trip Overview

Begin your journey with a scenic train ride through the heart of America. After passing beautiful farm country, crossing lazy rivers, and crossing the bayou, you will arrive to New Orleans. The city is a fascinating blend of cultures and styles. Spend some time exploring the French Quarter and let the festive jazz music serenade you. Savor a sightseeing cruise on the Mississippi River aboard the Creole Queen Paddle Wheeler. Experience the timeless beauty of Southern Louisiana on a swamp boat. Your getaway also includes a New Orleans VISITicket Multi-Day Power Pass, which gives you access to more than 25 popular “NOLA” attractions, like the Audubon Aquarium. New Orleans is an endless source of adventure!

Highlights

  • 3 nights' hotel accommodations
  • Roundtrip Amtrak® in Coach accommodations from Chicago to New Orleans onboard the City of New Orleans®
  • Dinner at a popular, local restaurant
  • New Orleans VISITicket 2 Day PowerPass including:
    - San Francisco Plantation House
    - Mardi Gras World
    - National World War II Museum
    - Creole Cooking Demonstration
    - And many more!
  • Choice of Swamp and Bayou Tour, Gray Line Hurricane Katrina Tour or Gray Line
  • Steamboat Natchez Evening Jazz Cruise

*New Orleans VISITicket 1 Day Power Pass includes admission to 20+ attractions including a New Orleans Bus Tour, Cajun Pride Swamp Tour by Boat, Paddlewheeler Creole Queen, New Orleans Audubon Aquarium, New Orleans Audubon Zoo, Mardi Gras World and more!

PERSONALIZE YOUR TRIP:

  • Sightseeing cruises
  • Dining Options
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Disclaimer:

Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.

Wyndham New Orleans - French Quarter

Enjoy the best of the past and present in a single location at the Wyndham Riverfront New Orleans hotel. Only steps away from top attractions in the Big Easy, this hotel in the Warehouse District of New Orleans pairs historic features like original exposed brick and plantation shutters with modern touches.

Holiday Inn Superdome

The Holiday Inn® New Orleans Downtown Superdome hotel's outstanding location and amenities promise to make your New Orleans vacation a dream come true. You can enjoy all the legendary sights and sounds of this world-class city when you stay at one of the best New Orleans, LA hotels. Sample and savor the revelry of the French Quarter or test Lady Luck at Harrah's Casino. The allure of stunning museums of the Arts District are easily reached via our free shuttle.

Hotel Monteleone

It's been said that the French Quarter begins in the lobby of the Hotel Monteleone. In fact, this venerable establishment sits majestically at the foot of Royal Street. giving guests the best point of departure for all things New Orleans. This historic landmark is a member of Historic Hotels of America. The hotel boasts 25 meeting and reception rooms, 600 newly renovated rooms and suites, two award-winning restaurants, the famous Carousel Bar, Logo Shop, and heated rooftop pool.

New Orleans Marriott

Discover a riverfront New Orleans Hotel in the energetic Arts District, minutes away from the area’s top attractions such as the French Quarter, Harrah’s Casino, Cruise Port and a multitude of dining & entertainment options. Plan your next stay at the Marriott, a premier hotel near the New Orleans convention center featuring impeccable service in a welcoming atmosphere.

Sheraton New Orleans Hotel

Located on the historic Canal Street streetcar line adjacent to the French Quarter, the 4 –diamond, dog-friendly Sheraton New Orleans is in the heart of the all the best the Big Easy has to offer. Walk out of our front doors and onto the most celebrated parade route in the world. Cross the street and you’re in the legendary French Quarter.

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For more information or to make a reservation,
call our train vacation experts at: 1-800-AMTRAK-2

Disclaimer:

Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.

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