On your next trip to Lafayette, make sure to consider employing our Lafayette car hire services as you main means of transportation through the city. It is a moderate sized city and home to the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
The city is served by the Lafayette Airport but is also reachable by road. If you do land here you can employ our Lafayette car rental services to have a car of your choice ready and waiting for you at the airport when you land.
Once in the city you will notice that it is a rather upbeat place where music and dancing are an integral part of daily life with quite a few restaurants and dance halls absolutely thriving in the area due do this way of life.
When it comes to more traditional attractions, the Hilliard University Art Museum offers an interesting visit since it is the largest art museum on the gulf coast between New Orleans and Houston and exhibits a series of chancing collections as well as holding a series of lectures and programs. It should also be noted that this location is within the University of Louisiana at Lafayette campus which is located only a few blocks away from the galleries, shops and restaurants located in downtown Lafayette.
The campus itself features an actual alligator swamp right next to the Student Union.
The Acadian Cultural Center is an interesting short stop where you can learn about the history of the Acadian, or Cajun, people.
But when the weekend rolls around, downtown turns into the hippest place to be in the Acadiana region. The diverse range of nightclubs, dance clubs and sports bars offer everything that you may want from a solid night out, including live music of course. For instance the establishments located along McKinley Street Strip usually cater to the university crowd; you can find yet more venues on Johnston Street, along Ambassador Caffery and the Simcoe Street Strip.
These are of course a few of the things that you can see and do while in Lafayette so make sure to consider employing our Lafayette car hire services while on your trip there.