Named “one of the Dozen Distinctive Destinations” for historic preservations in 2005 by National Trust, Natchitoches possesses all the charm of the original French Colony! With US Route84 and I49 coursing through it, the slumbering economy got a kick-start with the advent of several new businesses and Natchitoches continues its growth! A river port and Regional Airport add to the convenience. Abundant amenities affordable at commendably low cost, plenty of scope for entertainment, pleasant weather- life is beautiful in Natchitoches!
City’s Historic Landmark District features churches, historic homes and commercial buildings- the architecture showing a mixture of Queen and Victorian with Creole style cottages dotted in between. Carriage tours are affordable and awesome! Christmas Festival with beautiful lightings brightening Cane River, celebrated on the first Saturday of December is one of the biggest in LA and attracts people from all over. Cane River Boat Tour, is a lovely experience that fully offers the spirit of festival!
Natchitoches Meat Pie, a regional delicacy and official state food! Merci Beaucop for Cajun Classics, Mariner’s for seafood, wine, cocktails and live music, Nicky’s for dessert- the locals have their favorites marked out! Step back in time at Kaffie-Frederick General Mercantile Store. For one-stop shopping, head to Dixie Plaza or River South Commons. Get bargains on branded items at Factory Outlet!
Cane River National Heritage Trail features a scenic drive and interesting tours of historic plantations. Melrose, Magnolia and Oakland Plantations are all open year-round. They boast of fascinating history and have well-preserved unique and splendid architecture.Prudhomme-Rouquier House is a gorgeous historic gem and is available for private events.Fort St. Jean Baptiste is an awesome historical experience! Old Courthouse Museum is impressive!
Kids and adults will enjoy Alligator Park. Fish Hatchery and Aquarium is worth a visit. Creole National Park that preserves cultural landscapes along Cane River features exhibits and ranger tours.
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