Cajun Heartland and River Road Experience
6 days/5 nights
Day 1 – Arrive in Lake Charles and play 18 holes at *Gray Plantation Golf Club. After golf, overnight at one of the area’s casinos, enjoy world-class spas, high-end shopping and exciting entertainment.
Day 2 – Play 18-holes at the Country Club at the Golden Nugget Lake Charles before enjoying the Creole Nature Trail and strolling through Lake Charles’ historic district, then dine in any of the nearby restaurants and savor the bold spices and flavorful cuisine that makes a dining experience in Lake Charles so memorable.
Day 3 – Play 18 holes at Contraband Bayou Golf Club at L’Auberge Casino Resort Lake Charles before heading to Lafayette to stay overnight.
Day 4 – Play 18 holes at *The Wetlands Golf Course. Your night in Lafayette will be an evening to remember, dine where homegrown chefs put a fresh spin on time-honored Cajun recipes, which mesh perfectly with unique live music venues that showcase Cajun and zydeco music.
Day 5 – Continue east and play 18 holes at *The Bluffs on Thompson Creek in historic St. Francisville. Explore, dine and overnight in an area where history comes alive. Enjoy the abundant nature, wildlife and lush rolling landscape of Tunica Hills. Visitors can hike Cat Island National Wildlife Refuge, home to the largest bald cypress tree in the U.S.
Day 6 – Head south through the bayou country to the town of Mathews. Here, golfers will find *LaTour Golf Club, one of the newest members to the Audubon Golf Trail. *LaTour Golf Club is a David Toms’ signature design featuring 18-holes nestled between water features. Overnight in the Bayou Lafourche area and enjoy magnificent swamplands, fisheries, historic homes, and Cajun culture.
*Denotes Audubon Golf Trail (AGT) golf course