Historic Southern State USA Fly-Drive Holiday

Explore the fascinating and historic Southern States of the USA, starting your journey in Atlanta Georgia, travelling through Savannah and onwards to Charlestown. Discover the historic centre of Ashville then travel onwards to Gatlinburg adjacent to the Great Smokey Mountains National Park. Stay at Chattanooga Choo Choo’s historic hotel en route to the home of country music and the Grand Ole Opry Nashville. Explore Graceland in Memphis staying at the famous Peabody Hotel, home to the Peabody Ducks. Drive onwards to the historic town of Natchez and onwards to Lafayette, New Orleans and Biloxi ending this spectacular fly drive holiday in Atlanta. Your holiday includes international return flights, car hire and all accommodation including Historic Hotels of America in certain cities as detailed.

• Explore Atlanta, visiting Georgia Aquarium and the CNN Centre
• Explore Savannah, take a ferry ride across the Savannah River or a horse drawn carriage tour around the historic centre followed by a spooky ghost tour in the evening
• Delve into Savannah’s American Revolution history at Spring Hill Redoubt
• Explore the quaint city of Charleston
• Visit Magnolia Cemetery with historic graves and buildings
• Visit Nathanial Russell’s house, once owned by an exporter of South Carolina goods
• Sample Classic Southern Cuisine
• Go to Asheville, largest city in western North Carolina, rich in history, scenery and culture
• Enjoy the rustic American décor at the Grand Bohemia Biltmore Village
• Enjoy the largest indoor/outdoor water park in the South
• Indulge in a hot stone massage, facial, manicure or pedicure
• Enjoy Vegas-style revues, shopping, arts and crafts
• Experience a stay at the Chattanooga Choo Choo, a Historic Hotel of America made famous by the brilliant Glen Miller orchestra in the late 1940’s
• Explore Chattanooga, stroll along the 13 mile paved Riverwalk
• Take a traditional riverboat ride along the river
• Scenic drive to Nashville, home to country and western music and the Grand ole Opry
• Experience a stay at the fabulous Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Centre
• Explore Nashville, visiting The Grand ole Opry
• Take a tour of the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
• Visit the Historic RCA Studio B, the original recording house for Elvis Presley
• Visit Johnny Cash Museum or have a coffee and a bite to eat in the Hard Rock Café
• Experience ultimate shopping experiences at Opry Mills Mall, the largest in Tennessee
• Take a scenic drive to Memphis
• Check into the Peabody Memphis, a stunning Historic Hotel of America where the March of the Peabody Ducks takes place every morning
• Explore Memphis, the birthplace of soul, blues and rock and roll
• Discover Rock & Soul at the Memphis Rock & Soul Museum and Stax Museum of American Soul Music
• Take a tour of Sun Studio, considered the original home of rock and roll
• Visit to the National Civil Rights Museum
• Wander down the River Walk or take a Mississippi Paddle boat cruise
• Go to majestic Graceland and immerse yourself in the ‘King's’ famous home
• Sight-seeing in Natchez, the oldest continuous settlement on the Mississippi River
• Sightseeing expedition starting at Vermillionville, a living history museum
• Take a fascinating walk back in time at the Acadian Cultural Centre
• Enjoy traditional Cajun music at the Blue Moon
• Enjoy traditional Crawfish at the ‘Louisiana Crawfish Time’ restaurant
• Take a tour of the Haunted History French Quarter or the Garden District Tour
• Visit the fabulous House of Blues, Woldenberg Riverfront Park or the City Park
• Immerse yourself in Jazz at some of the fabulous clubs in Frenchmen Street
• Visit Beauvoir, the home of President Jefferson Davies
• Visit the Cemetery of the Unknown Soldier for the Confederacy
• Ferry ride to Ship Island, with a chance to see dolphins swimming alongside your ferry
• Visit the old fort on Ship Island with guided tours available
• Take a drive out to the Biloxi Lighthouse for a photo opportunity and stunning views

• Return Economy flights
• All known prepayable taxes and charges
• 15 nights in various deluxe hotels in superior category
• 16 Days Car Hire

Price Notes
This itinerary/tour is a suggestion and can be tailor-made to suit requirements.
Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£), based on two people sharing a twin-room. Please contact us for prices for alternative dates or number of travellers.


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