Alexandria Travel Guide
The team at Orbitz will help you bundle your flights and hotels to save time and money. Simply pick a deal and start packing for the ultimate escape to Alexandria. You'll save up to $369^ when you combine your bookings. All you need to do is pick your desired hotels, airfares, rental cars and experiences. Not just that, but you can customize your vacation by selecting from 500 airline partners and more than 500,000 worldwide accommodations. You can be as flexible as you like!
Where is Alexandria?The excitement's rising within. You're on the brink of booking a ticket. But hang on a sec — you don't have the remotest idea where Alexandria is! Let us point you in the right direction. This destination is about 95 miles northwest of the capital of Louisiana, Baton Rouge. Alexandria is also 1 mile southwest of Pineville. With plenty of things to see and do in this area of Central Louisiana, it's easy to understand why 48,000 people reside here.
Places to Visit in Alexandria
Kisatchie National Forest is the home of some unique birdlife and spectacular natural scenery. Put aside a day to refresh your soul. Like some more options? The keepers at Alexandria Zoological Park know almost everything about the critters they care for. A trip here is guaranteed to be a memorable day for everybody. But that's not all there is! Examine the well-maintained rooms and try to imagine how the former inhabitants of Kent Plantation House used to live. This place gives its guests a rare historical insight.
Car Rentals in Alexandria
Fuel your travel lust by checking out car rentals in Alexandria. No matter where you plan to go or what you hope to do, Orbitz will help you find a ride that fits your adventurous spirit. Picking up the car keys at Alexandria International Airport means you'll be out of the cabin and on the road in no time at all. Head to Hertz and National Car Rental. Positioned 2 miles from the city's heart at 1855 Sterkx Road is Enterprise. Make your way over and you'll be cruising around town in no time!
Where to stay in Alexandria – Hotel Accommodation
Orbitz features 24 hotels in Alexandria. Get in today for the top deals and amenities! Rather not spend hours planning where to stay? Let us help speed up the process! Our favorite hotels here include the Courtyard by Marriott Alexandria and Hampton Inn & Suites Alexandria.
Nearest Airports to Alexandria
Organizing a vacation in Alexandria? Lift your tray table, put your seat into the upright position and get set to land at Alexandria International Airport (AEX), the nearest airport. The set-off point to your next epic adventure, the terminal lies 5 miles west of the downtown area.
Popular Places to Visit Near Alexandria
If you've got a spare day and don't mind traveling 30 miles, stop by Mansura. This nearby area is brimming with activities on offer. The Tunica-Biloxi Cultural and Educational Center is a must-do. The Paragon Casino and Marksville State Historic Park and Museum are worthwhile attractions too. If this isn't what you're after, try Winnfield. Just 45 miles away, this area is home to more noteworthy attractions like the Louisiana Political Museum & Hall of Fame, Pinecrest Recreation Center and Grove Street Recreation Center. Spend a day here to check them all out!
No Cancellation Fees
Plans can often change at a moment's notice, which is why we won't ask for a fee if you need to cancel or amend your booking.^ However, it might be wise to find out if your hotel and airline have a similar policy.