Baton Rouge Map
Baton Rouge is Louisiana‘s capital and located in the south of the country, on the banks of the Mississippi River and about 130 kilometers northwest of New Orleans. It is the second largest city in the state and is the centre of a Metropolitan area, referred to in Louisiana as the “Capital Area” and in which a total of more than 800,000 people live.
Baton Rouge is full of fascinating cultural attractions with its works of art and well-maintained monuments. If you’re hungry, you’ll be spoilt for choice in the wide variety of Restaurants and eateries: from small, casual Cafés to elegant gourmet restaurants with many classic Cajun dishes, there’s something for every taste.