Explore the bluegrass roots of the deep south

MEMPHIS - NEW ORLEANS

Memphis & New Orleans

INDEPENDENT RAIL TOUR

MEMPHIS | NEW ORLEANS

Explore the city that the 'King of Rock 'n' Roll made home before admiring the architectural treasures of the French Quarter in New Orleans. 

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Memphis, home of the Blues and Elvis’s Graceland mansion
  • New Orleans, the throbbing heart of America’s deep south and jazz music
8 Days
From £828 per person

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Memphis & New Orleans
From £828 per person

Your Itinerary

  • Day 1
  • Day 2-3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5-7
  • Day 8

Day 1 : Memphis

Make your way to your hotel after your arrival into Memphis. The rest of the day and evening are free to explore the city that the King of Rock ‘n Roll made home.

Hotel for 3 nights: Crowne Plaza

Day 2-3 : Memphis

Memphis is all about the music and you’ve two days to explore the home of Blues and Rock ‘n Roll. Our included music pass gets you into the top musical attractions, including Sun Studios and Graceland. Don’t miss the “Mountain Top”, a sculpture honouring Dr Martin Luther King, or the chance to take in some live music on Beale Street.

Day 4 : Memphis – New Orleans

Ride the rails to New Orleans and admire the architectural treasures in the French Quarter.

Hotel for 4 nights: Holiday Inn Chateau Le Moyne

Day 5-7 : New Orleans

Three days to explore this marvellous city which still retains the flavour of French and Spanish culture which founded it. An included city tour will showcase the highlights but be sure to explore to the full on your own. See Jackson Square, Royal Street, perhaps take a cruise on the Mississippi and be sure to try the Cajun and Creole cuisine. The “Big Easy” is home to jazz and Bourbon Street, where the party never stops – don’t miss it.

Day 8 : Departure

Your deep south music adventure comes to an end today.

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