Central Louisiana Trip Planner
Welcome to Central Louisiana!
This WorldWeb.com travel and tourism guide for Central Louisiana, featuring hotels and other accommodations, tours, attractions, events, shopping and more, will help you plan a successful visit to the central region of Louisiana, U.S.A.
The heart of Louisiana has much to offer visitors, from arts and culture to fine dining and shopping to outdoor activities such as hiking and biking. Historic architecture draws many visitors to this part of the state, and there are numerous examples of homes from the Victorian era still standing and available for tours. The city of Alexandria boasts a Zoological Park that houses over 500 animals, including 20 endangered species. Another popular attraction in this part of the State is the Creole Nature Trail All-American Road, a 180-mile stretch that focuses on the varied and unique Louisiana wilderness. Central Louisiana figured prominently in the Civil War and there are several area attractions that examine this era of American history. Nearby Natchitoches features a Jazz and R&B festival every spring and is also known for its role as the backdrop for the film Steel Magnolias.
Six separate sites which highlight different features of Louisiana culture and natural resources, such as the Battle of New Orleans site, and the nature and culture of the swamp region.
Location: Thibodaux, Louisiana