Luling: A Southern Gem of a Town
Beautiful and charming, Luling, Louisiana is a census designated place located in St. Charles Parish. With its gorgeous Spanish moss laden trees, the city is one of the top destinations in Louisiana for tourists who want to experience a southern getaway. It is also the perfect pre-Mardi Gras destination since it hosts an annual parade, the weekend before Mardi Gras. You can enter the city via the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, located just 8 miles from the city center.
Best Time to Visit
To avoid the stifling heat of the summer, visit Luling in the late spring and in the early fall months. The most number of tourists arrive in Luling from June to September. Off season months are from October to May. For the best Luling, LA hotels, visit during the off season. In addition to the most affordable rates, you also get to avoid the heavy tourist crowds. Be sure to book your stay in Luling as early as you can in order to avoid inconvenience.
What to Do & Area Attractions
The Destrehan Plantation is a historic property in Luling and is open to tours. It is the perfect place to visit if you want to learn more about the local history. There also are a number of great parks in the area including the Val Riess Park. Golf fans can also check out any of the many golf clubs that surround Luling including the Oak Harbor Golf Club. Play a round or two of golf with your friends and work buddies. When you finish exploring Luling’s offerings, head back to your hotel for some rest and relaxation. Stay at the La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham or at the Ramada by Wyndham Luling.