Cypremort Point State Park (24 miles south of Jeanerette off LA 319) - This 185-acre park offers access to the Gulf of Mexico. A man-made beach offers fishing, sailing, windsurfing, and other water sports. Picnic pavilions, tables and a bathhouse, along with a fishing pier, sailboat ramp and boat ramp adjacent to the park offer easy access to the water. Large populations and varieties of birds and animals attract nature enthusiasts.
Lake Fausse Pointe State Park (18 miles southeast of St. Martinville off the West Atchafalaya Basin Levee Road) - Located on the edge of the Atchafalaya Basin, the park offers 50 improved campsites, 18 Acadian-style waterfront cabins with fishing piers, pavilions, picnic tables, a playground, and nature and walking trails through woods and swamp. A conference center is also available.
Historic Town of St. Martinville (On Hwy. 31 south of I-10) - The third oldest town in Louisiana retains many buildings and homes with beautiful architecture, such as the historic St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church and the Evangeline Oak made famous in Longfellow's poem.
Historic Town of New Iberia (Off Hwy. 182 and US 90, south of I-10) - Its historic district features plantation homes along the Bayou Teche and the Episcopal Church of the Epiphany.
Promised Land Scenic Byway - Winding its way through Henderson, St. Martinville and Breaux Bridge, the levee road takes visitors into a land filled with historic homes, exotic wildlife and Authentic Creole and Cajun cuisine.
Plantations along Bayou Teche - The rich and colorful heritage of South Louisiana is kept alive in the stately plantation homes, churches, and unique historic structures along Bayou Teche.
Chitimacha Indian Museum-Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve (On LA 326 in Charenton) - For centuries, Chitimacha Indians have lived by the Atchafalaya River and Grand Lake. The museum features cultural displays and a craft shop offers quality crafts.
Wedell-Williams Memorial Aviation Museum (LA 90 in Kemper Williams Park, Patterson) - The Louisiana State Museum's collection centers around memorabilia from the lives of Louisiana aviators Jimmy Wedell and Harry Williams, along with artifacts and documents from the state's aviation history.
Original Swamp Gardens (725 Myrtle Street, Morgan City) - A guided walking tour through 3.5 acres of natural swamp depicts life in the great Atchafalaya Swamp and native animals such as deer and alligator.