From Bourg, the well-known city of New Orleans is approximately 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the northeast.
See why Southern Louisiana is so popular by international and local tourists alike, by getting out and touring the abundance of cultural and scenic attractions surrounding Bourg. Galliano, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the west, and Thibodaux, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southeast of Bourg are also well worth checking out.
When it's time to explore beyond Bourg, visit the nearest regional area. Kenner lays 35 miles (56 kilometers) away and features sights such as Chateau Golf and Country Club, Morgan Park and Louisiana Wildlife Museum. Rivertown Repertory Theatre, Esplanade Mall and Susan Park are some more places definitely worth visiting for those who find themselves with time to spare.
If you spend much of your time working, the perfect holiday often means making time to breathe deeply. When it's time to kick back, take your lead from the locals and try shore fishing or wildlife watching.
If you plan on arriving and departing by air, it's handy to remember that the closest major airport is Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the northeast of Bourg.