Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from New Orleans to Phoenix. If you're planning a road trip to Phoenix, you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between New Orleans and Phoenix. Camping along the way? View RV campgrounds between New Orleans and Phoenix. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
Your starting point is New Orleans, Louisiana.
You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.
Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.
Lafayette (7 answers)
questions about Lafayette:
What's the best neighborhood in Lafayette for a first time visitor?
Houston (85 answers)
Houston Galleria (8 mentions)
Hermann Park (7 mentions)
Houston Museum of Natural Science (5 mentions)
Cavender's Boot City (4 mentions)
Miller Outdoor Theatre (4 mentions)
restaurants around Houston:
Vic & Anthony's Steakhouse
Goode Company Barbeque
hotels around Houston:
questions about Houston:
Best Mexican restaurants in town?
Young Professional Neighborhood
Favorite places to eat in Houston?
What is your favorite restaurant in Houston?
MD Anderson patient
San Antonio (66 answers)
Riverwalk (12 mentions)
The San Antonio River Walk (9 mentions)
The Alamo (8 mentions)
The Alamo (5 mentions)
Pearl Brewery (5 mentions)
restaurants around San Antonio:
Mi Tierra Cafe y Panaderia
The Guenther House
questions about San Antonio:
What is your favorite restaurant in San Antonio?
Must do in SA; and nearest fishing port?
Best free things to do in San Antonio?
Top 3 Must Visit Places in San Antonio?
What are all the local favorite spots in San Antonio?
Caverns of Sonora (3 mentions)
Fort Stockton (4 answers)
El Paso (26 answers)
questions about El Paso:
Best free things to do in El Paso?
Must-see spots & fun things to do for 4 guys in their mid twenties?
El Paso, TX
Tucson (47 answers)
El Charro Cafe (2 mentions)
Ventana Canyon Trailhead (2 mentions)
questions about Tucson:
What to do in Tucson- staying near UofA
Best free things to do in Tucson?
Your final destination is Phoenix, Arizona.
You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.
Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?
The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Phoenix.
If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs Resort, which was mentioned 4 times on Trippy.
Here are some more hotels people talk about:
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Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?
Trippy members suggest Chelsea's Kitchen, which was mentioned 6 times.
Here are some more restaurants people talk about:
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This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.
These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:
Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!
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Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!
Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.
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