Lafayette Area

In this area known as Acadiana, indulge in the excellent cuisine and entertainment at restaurants and music clubs. Hit the shops in Jefferson Street Market. In St. Martinville, the heart of Cajun Country, visit St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, founded by the Acadians who arrived in 1765. Check out the history of the Catholic Church at the Academy of the Sacred Heart school for girls in Grand Coteau. The Louisiana Orphan Train Museum in Opelousas commemorates the arrival of the Orphan Train riders starting in the 1870s.

Lafayette Area Tourism Resources

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    City: Lafayette
    1879 W Pinhook Rd. Lafayette, LA 70508
    Hop on board our cozy customized 14-passenger tour bus for a fun, informative and delicious "bites and sites" tour around Acadiana.  Six food-tasting stops during a 3 1/2 hour tour are included in...
    City: Abbeville
    124 S. State St. Abbeville, LA 70510
     Family owned and operated since 1955 Located in downtown Abbeville. We have old fashioned service and still offer Gift Certificates.  We carry just about all genres: from...
    City: Lafayette
    2266 S. College Rd. Lafayette, LA 70508
    Hard to find but worth the effort!!!  A cozy "Mom & Pop" Cajun restaurant where Mom (Wendy Babin) does the stove top cooking and Pop-Jim Babin is likely to greet you when you come in. ...
    City: Abbeville
    201 W. Lafayette St. Abbeville, LA 70510
    An 1894 restored train depot and caboose museum located in historic district. Antiques, gifts & Cajun products. Tour groups welcomed by appt. 1894 restored train depot & caboose museum. Located in...
    City: Broussard
    4350 Hwy. 90 E.,100 Vida Dr. Broussard, LA 70518
    70 sites w/full hookups w/50, 30 or 20 amp service. Laundry facilities, clean restrooms. Nestled under beautiful live oak trees 15 minutes from Avery Island. The Canadians home for the winter!
    City: Broussard
    300 S. Jefferson St. Broussard, LA 70518
    Unique fine art - by the characteristics of the expressive use of bold vibrant colour. **Contact for appointment.
    City: Breaux Bridge
    1138A Lawless Tauzin Rd. Breaux Bridge, LA 70517
    In the heart of cajun country our 5 secluded, lakeside cottages are just 8 minutes off of I-10. Beautiful views from your private pier and front porch with wooden swings. Fish, relax, read or just...
    City: Abbeville
    Magdalen Square Abbeville, LA 70510
    March 28, 2015 will be the beginning our 5th Year of the Farmers' Market. Magdalen Square, 8AM - 1PM. Joining our market will be many of our regular vendors, as well as several new ones. On sale...
    City: Abbeville
    1903 Veterans Memorial Dr. Abbeville, LA 70510
    99 guest rooms and one suite. Meeting room, pool, free continental breakfast & HBO. AARP, AAA, weekly rates. Close to shopping & restaurants.
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In this area known as Acadiana, indulge in the excellent cuisine and entertainment at restaurants and music clubs. Hit the shops in Jefferson Street Market. In St. Martinville, the heart of Cajun Country, visit St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church, founded by the Acadians who arrived in 1765. Check out the history of the Catholic Church at the Academy of the Sacred Heart school for girls in Grand Coteau. The Louisiana Orphan Train Museum in Opelousas commemorates the arrival of the Orphan Train riders starting in the 1870s.

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