Transfer (not included) to your central hotel to settle in. Take the Hop-On/ Hop-Off tour and see the sights of the city, including, Navy Pier, Willis Tower, and the Magnificent Mile for shopping. Overnight in Chicago.
2Train to New Orleans
Spend your day how you’d like in Chicago and prepare for your evening departure on board the City of New Orleans from Union Station. Enjoy dinner in the Dining Car and watch the American scenery roll by from the Sightseer Lounge. Overnight on train.
After a restful night on the train, continue to watch the changing landscape as you relax onboard. Your scheduled arrival in New Orleans is at 3:30 PM. Enjoy a night out on the town before preparing for bed at your hotel. Overnight in New Orleans.
4New Orleans Sightseeing
New Orleans is the largest city in Louisiana, decorated with French and Spanish Creole architecture and is a true blend of cultures. Take a Hop-On/ Hop-Off tour today and spend time at any of the attractions that catch your eye, such as the Superdome, the St. Louis cemetery, Mardi Gras World, and the French Market. In the evening you’ll sail on the Mississippi River on a jazz cruise. Overnight in New Orleans.
Spend your morning soaking in the magic of New Orleans. On your own, you’ll transfer to the station for a 1:45 PM departure. Overnight on train.
6Return to Chicago
Scheduled arrival is 9:00 AM.