New Orleans Bird Watching Vacation

Explore Bird Watching in New Orleans


New Orleans is a great launching point for many birding excursions, including to the swamps and bayous of the southeastern part of the state. With more than 400 species of birds in the state of Louisiana, even the most avid bird watchers can spot something new through their binoculars. Just 15 minutes from the French Quarter, Bayou Sauvage National Wildlife Refuge is home to variety of feathery friends. Be sure to keep an eye out for a brown pelican, the state bird of Louisiana.


Popular places for Bird Watching in New Orleans

Aquarium Of The Americas

Audubon Zoo

Audubon Park

Longue Vue House & Gardens

Woldenberg Riverfront Park

Marconi Meadow

Saint Louis Cemetery Number One

New Orleans City Park

Entergy IMAX Theatre

American Aquatic Gardens

Popular hotels in New Orleans

Hotel Monteleone

Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans

Le Pavillon Hotel

Sheraton New Orleans Hotel

Harrahs New Orleans

Dauphine Orleans

Hotel St Marie French Quarter

Place D Armes French Quarter Hotel

W New Orleans

Omni Royal Orleans