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.

Filter by Category
Javascript is required to view this map.
    City: Rayne
    1422 N Polk St Rayne, LA 70578
    City: Melville
    497 Cannatella Road Melville, LA 71353
    Wing shooting Louisiana style…Upland hunting and sporting clay packages including lodging and meals. Professional shooting instruction offered for men, women and junior shooters. Closed Mondays.
    City: Eunice
    4413 Highway 190 East Eunice, LA 70535
    The perfect stop for Louisiana music fans - choose from recordings, books, instruments and supplies for musicians young and old, from beginners to masters. Marc Savoy's beautiful, hand crafted...
    City: Opelousas
    1152 Prudhomme Circle Opelousas, LA 70570
    The home is believed to be the oldest structure in St. Landry Parish. This French Colonial house built in the late 1700s is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Now owned by the...
    City: Crowley
    9565 Egan Hwy. Crowley, LA 70526
    Crowley's newest hotel offering splendid guest room appointments and free"Sunshine" breakfast. Free WIFI.
    City: Lafayette
    126 Alcide Dominique Rd. Lafayette, LA 70506
    Located on I-10 in the heart of Cajun land. We are just minutes away from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and the Cajundome. Amenities include free wireless internet, free hot breakfast...
    City: Gueydan
    410 Second St. Gueydan, LA 70542
    Patti's Book Nook is the only full-service book store between Lafayette and Lake Charles. We specialize in new, used, rare, special order books and Cajunized Fairy Tales and have over 14,000...
    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: Crowley
    425 N. Parkerson Ave. Crowley, LA 70526
    On the National Register of Historic Places. The commercial and residential districts have more than 200 listings that tell the tale of a city born in 1887.
Trip Ideas
Narrow Results
Showing results for
All
Clear all Selections
Showing results 1-9 page 1 of 4
public://Swallow_tailed_Kite_0_0.jpg Birding Atchafalaya Basin
Find almost perfect ingredients for a successful spring...
public://Casino-Gaming-Delta-3.jpg Horse Racing Tracks Around Louisiana
Don't miss the excitement of live horse racing and off...
public://carousel/miss-sandi-houseboat-rentals-web.jpg Houseboating in Louisiana
Relax, enjoy and find your sea legs while renting a...
public://omelette_overhead_0.JPG Fall's Delicious Food Festivals
We don't just eat our favorite foods. We celebrate them...
public://Courir_Rider:Cajun_Country_0.jpg Cajun Mardi Gras
You may be familiar with the New Orleans-style Mardi Gras...
public://Bayou_DeSiard_0.JPG Paddle and Kayak Adventures in Louisiana
Enjoy an 'opportunity to just lose yourself' on quiet...
public://Creole-Nature-Trail-2.jpg Things To Do With Kids: Cajun Country
Cajun Country is the perfect spot for families to “pass a...
public://2567IMG0014_0_1.jpg Take The Scenic Route: Louisiana’s Byways
History, wildlife and great views of nature await those...
public://LouisianaTravel.com_BR_4th_David_Gallant_Gumbogood.com__1.jpg July 4th in Louisiana
Fireworks, food and fun are the main attractions at our...
Showing results 1-9 page 1 of 4
sponsored
sponsored

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.

Area Geo: 
Lafayette
Attached Image: 
Old Path: 
http://www.louisianatravel.com/lafayette-area