Let's experience Louisiana.

Take a 360° tour of our great outdoors, listen to our world-class live music, get the lowdown on our cuisine and catch up on our culture — it's all here, all year long.
360° Video: Louisiana Outdoors
Enjoy an immersive virtual kayak tour, swamp excursion, lake fishing trip and more.
Toledo Bend
The best bass fishing lake in the country is right here in Louisiana.
Kisatchie National Forest
Ready to explore more than 600,000 acres of pure Louisiana wilderness?
Go. See. Eat. | Lafayette
Try a swamp boat tour through the bayou and a sweet brunch spot downtown when you visit Lafayette.
Watch More

#ONLYLOUISIANA

When you come to Louisiana, you'll see and do some incredible, must-share things. Don't forget to use #OnlyLouisiana in your posts — we'll be serving up some of our favorite visitor posts right here.

It All Starts Here.

Ready to plot your Louisiana outdoor adventure? We're ready to help. Whether you're paddling for the day, camping for the weekend or fishing until you hit the limit, you can start planning right here.

GO OUTSIDE. THEN KEEP GOING.

Louisiana hosts more than 400 festivals each year, is a hotbed for live music, boasts centuries of history and is a must-visit for foodies worldwide. In other words, the good times are never far from our great outdoors — find out what's happening and plan your next Louisiana getaway.

Choose Your Adventure.

In Louisiana, we live outdoors. Our landscapes beg to be explored — whether by foot, bike, boat or binocular. On your next visit, indulge your sense of adventure and kick off an exploration of your own by visiting one of these tried-and-true outdoor spots.
EVENTS DURING YOUR VISIT
Arrival
Departure

Start Exploring

Biking
Bayou Bodcau Dam & Reservoir
Benton, LA
Lincoln Parish Park
Ruston, LA
Monkey Trail
Keithville, LA
Tammany Trace
Mandeville, LA
Wild Azalea Trail
Castor Plunge, LA
Birding
Atchafalaya National Wildlife Refuge
Lottie, LA
Bayou Bodcau Dam & Reservoir
Benton, LA
Kisatchie National Forest
Lake Claiborne State Park
Fishing
Chicot State Park
Ville Platte, LA
Cypremort Point State Park
Cypremort Point, LA
Jimmie Davis State Park
Chatham, LA
Lake Bruin State Park
St. Joseph, LA
Pass A Loutre State Wildlife Management Area
Venice, LA
Toledo Bend Reservoir
Calcasieu Lake
Cameron, LA
Bay Cocodrie
Cocodrie, LA
Lake Pontchartrain
New Orleans, LA
Paddling
Bayou Dorcheat
Minden, LA
Chemin-A-Haut State Park
Bastrop, LA
Hodges Gardens State Park
Florien, LA
Lake Fausse Pointe State Park
Martinville, LA
Lake Marten
St. Martin Parish, LA
Palmetto Island State Park
Abbeville, LA
Tickfaw State Park
Springfield, LA
State Parks
Bayou Segnette State Park
Westwego, LA
Bogue Chitto State Park
Franklinton, LA
Chemin-A-Haut State Park
Bastrop, LA
Chicot State Park
Ville Platte, LA
Cypremort Point State Park
Cypremort Point, LA
Fairview-Riverside State Park
Madisonville, LA
Fontainebleau State Park
Mandeville, LA
Grand Isle State Park
Grand Isle, LA
Hodges Gardens State Park
Florien, LA
Jimmie Davis State Park
Chatham, LA
Lake Bistineau State Park
Doyline, LA
Lake Bruin State Park
St. Joseph, LA
Lake Claiborne State Park
Lake D'Arbonne State Park
Farmerville, LA
Lake Fausse Pointe State Park
Martinville, LA
North Toledo Bend State Park
Zwolle, LA
Palmetto Island State Park
Abbeville, LA
Poverty Point Reservoir State Park
Sam Houston Jones State Park
Lake Charles, LA
South Toledo Bend State Park
Anacoco, LA
St. Bernard State Park
St. Bernard, LA
Tickfaw State Park
Springfield, LA

More To Explore.

Looking for more Louisiana? You can download our Inspiration Guide right to your desktop, have a copy mailed to you or access it on-the-go with our free app. You can also sign up for our eNewsletter to get a taste of Louisiana delivered straight to your inbox.