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Visit Lake Charles, Louisiana, U.S.A.

The South’s premier casino resort destination, Lake Charles, also has an incredibly diverse offering of culture, world-famous food (including fresh Louisiana seafood), festivals, the great outdoors, and historic attractions. Lake Charles is a must-stop on your motorcoach tour or fly-and-drive Louisiana itinerary!

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Whether your clients seek outdoor adventure, immersing themselves in local culture through live music and festivals, or experiencing Mardi Gras first-hand, they will discover that Lake Charles, Louisiana, offers more than just fantastic culinary delights. 

Traveling on your own or sending guests to visit on their own from abroad? We promise they will be welcomed like old friends! Lake Charles is conveniently located on Interstate 10 and only a short drive from Houston, Texas, or New Orleans, Louisiana. Visitors can also fly directly into Lake Charles from Houston or Dallas at the Lake Charles Regional Airport (LCH). 
Let the professional tourism team at  Visit Lake Charles make your life easier by assisting you with customizing an itinerary, booking direct, or utilizing one of the receptive tour operators below who have accommodations products in Lake Charles and Southwest Louisiana. 


AlliedTPro, American Tours International (ATI), Apple Leisure Group,, Bonotel, Expedia, HotelBeds, Miki Travel, New World Travel, Rey Royal Excursions, TourMappers, Travalco, WebBeds 

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Southwest Louisiana is an essential Southern U.S.A destination. The Visit Lake Charles team will help you customize a memorable itinerary with the experiences your clients are craving.

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Southwest Louisiana defines how to play it up on vacation. Whether you're in for a couples retreat, girlfriend's getaway, or family road trip, there's much fun to be had in Lake Charles. Explore casino resorts abound with gaming galore, lazy rivers, and dining experiences…

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Kaitlyn Gallegos

Kaitlyn Gallegos, MBA, TMP Director of Global Sales

International Tour Groups, Domestic Tour Groups, Foreign Individual Travelers (FIT)

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