“Golf, Louisiana Style” is more than just playing golf on our award-winning, challenging courses and staying in our luxurious golf resorts, it’s about all the other adventures that make Louisiana a special place to visit. Rather than having to research the best vacation ideas and things to do during your golf trip to Louisiana, we’ve done the heavy lifting for you and created a variety of itineraries that combine your shared passions, whether that includes fishing, gaming, food, craft beers or music.
We have come up with some Multi Day Itineraries, but you can combine and/or customize any of our Golf Trails. Scroll down for more information. You can also get get information on all Louisiana golf courses and destinations within the state's
In Louisiana, fishing isn’t a pastime or a hobby, it’s a way of life, as intertwined with our culture as Cajun music and gumbo. From our lakes and marshes to the deep blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico, enjoy Louisiana's world-class fishing and learn firsthand why we're called Sportsman's Paradise.
Many gaming enthusiasts know Louisiana as "Las Vegas South." The comparison to Vegas makes sense given the sheer number and size of Louisiana's casinos, along with all the well-known entertainment provided alongside hot games. Whether you're splitting sevens in Shreveport-Bossier City, rolling dice between tee times in Lake Charles or testing your luck in Baton Rouge or New Orleans, you'll have a ball gaming in Louisiana.
Not long ago, there was a scientific study that ranked Louisiana as the nation’s happiest state. Many reasons likely led to this distinction, but we’re pretty sure our incredible Louisiana cuisine played a role. From fresh Gulf seafood and boudin to andouille sausage gumbo and muffulettas, our culinary adventures are second to none. Bite into a beignet or a shrimp po boy and see if a smile doesn’t break out.
Music is engrained in the soul of Louisiana. The birthplace of jazz, zydeco, Cajun, and swamp pop, Louisiana has also inspired genres ranging from blues and country to hip-hop, gospel, rap, and rock ‘n’ roll. And one of the best parts of Louisiana music – you can find it everywhere! From the main stage of a music festival to Cajun restaurants and street performers, the sounds of Louisiana are around every corner.
Inspired by the flavors of the land and Louisiana's abundant local products, brewers throughout the state are proving that hand-crafted is the way to go. Taste the difference yourself by stopping by for a tasting tour. Visiting Louisiana’s breweries is an excellent way to explore the culture and history of Louisiana towns.
In Louisiana, we dine with gusto, but did you know we're also home to America's first cocktail - the Sazerac? In celebration of the cocktail culture, we've created a unique way to explore Louisiana distilleries while swinging your clubs. Our Louisiana libations are hand-crafted and infused with local ingredients to create flavor profiles you won't find anywhere else in the country.
Choose an itinerary which mixes lots of the activities that make Louisiana so unique with our challenging golf courses... museums, swamp tours, historic sites, hiking trails and all of those activities named in the golf trails above. These itineraries take you from New Orleans to the Bayou Country; a “Straight Drive” from Lake Charles to Baton Rouge; “Slicing and Hooking” into Plantation Country; through CenLa and into Northern Louisiana.
Louisiana’s Audubon Golf Trail offers a truly unique golfing experience. Trail members have undergone a rigorous screening process to ensure a compilation of 18 first class courses with high standards of customer service and top quality maintenance. The Audubon Golf Trail was named for naturalist/artist John James Audubon who, enchanted by the natural beauty of Louisiana, painted a number of his famous bird studies here. And two courses on the Trail are members of the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary for Golf Courses.