Franklin is situated about 85 miles (137 kilometers) from New Orleans, a an important city in the United States of America.
Franklin has some interesting visitor attractions, including the Teche Theatre and the Grevemberg House Museum.
Don't restrict yourself to Franklin; this region features plenty of man-made and natural attractions which await the savvy traveler. If you're keen to explore more of the region, you'll find Morgan City, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the west, and New Iberia 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southeast.
Approximately 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the northwest of Franklin is Lafayette, an important regional center and the home of Evangeline State Park, The Mall of Acadiana and Alexandre Mouton House. Lafayette has much of interest for visitors happy to stay for a day or two. Moore Park, Kart Ranch Family Fun Center and Cathedral of St John are other sights guaranteed to delight.
When you need a break, have a go at shore fishing or wildlife watching.
The closest major airport, Lafayette Regional Airport, is located in Lafayette, 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the northwest of Franklin, so take that into account when planning your holiday.