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USA Road Trip: Music City to the Big Apple

This 14-day road trip is a feast for the eyes, the ears, and the soul. From viewing charming historic districts in Savannah and Charleston, to taking in live jazz in bustling New Orleans, you'll find moments of inspiration at every turn. And, don't worry, we haven't left out your appetite either with stops to sample the iconic Philly Cheesesteak in its hometown and dig into a barbecue feast in Memphis.

  • Duration: 14 Days
  • Guaranteed Departure: Yes
  • Physical rating: Average
  • Supplier Tour ID: NUTY/257729
  • Your Guide: English speaking
  • Starts: Nashville, United States
  • Finishes: New York City, United States
  • Age requirement: 18 - 39
You will Visit
  • Nashville
  • Memphis
  • New Orleans
  • Panama City Beach
  • Orlando
  • Savannah
  • Charleston
  • Richmond
  • Washington DC
  • New York City

Itinerary

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Day 1: Nashville

Arrive at any time. After the welcome meeting, opt to check out the music scene on Broadway in a city that knows how to have fun.
Nashville has so much unique culture to experience while visiting. No stay would be complete without trying some of the city's famous hot fried chicken, or visiting one of its many country bars or music museums.

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Day 2: Nashville/Memphis

Travel south through Tennessee to explore the vibrant cultural and musical melting pot of Memphis. Take an optional tour of Graceland, opt to relive history at the National Civil Rights Museum, or tour the Rock 'n' Soul Museum. Head to Beale Street at night for great food and live music. Music legends, including Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, and B.B. King, made their marks on Memphis.

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Day 3: Memphis

Enjoy a free day in Memphis: Home of Blues, Soul & Rock 'N' Roll.

Opt to check out Sun Studios, Rock 'n' Soul Museum, and the National Civil Rights Museum, located where Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated. Opt to walk in the footsteps of the King of Rock ‘n' Roll at Elvis Presley's home, Graceland. See how the legend lived and discover videos, pictures, stage costumes, and much more.

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Day 4: Memphis/New Orleans

Drive through the bayous, crank up the jazz and head into the Big Easy. Home of Mardi Gras, explore the French Quarter, and join the revellers on Bourbon Street till the early hours.

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Day 5: New Orleans

Enjoy a free day to explore New Orleans. Opt to take part in a creole cooking demonstration, take a biking tour around the city, eat beignets at Café du Monde, or wander the streets soaking up the music and culture around town.

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Day 6: New Orleans/Panama City Beach

Cross the state line into Florida and travel to Panama City Beach. This coastal town is surrounded by 27 miles of white sand beaches on the Gulf of Mexico. Enjoy an afternoon on the beach and opt to hit the town this evening.

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Day 7: Panama City Beach/Orlando

Travel to the home of 'The Most Magical Place on Earth', Orlando. With great shopping, nightlife, and famous amusement parks like Disney World and Universal Studios, let your inner kid run wild!

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Day 8: Orlando

Enjoy a full free day in Orlando. Opt to meet Mickey Mouse at Disney World or discover the magical world of Harry Potter at Universal Studios.

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Day 9: Orlando/Savannah

Head to historic Savannah, stopping en route in the oldest city in America, St. Augustine. Opt for a walk around the historic riverfront of Savannah, stroll through town admiring the architecture and oak trees covered in Spanish moss, or head out to Bonaventure Cemetery.

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Day 10: Savannah/Charleston

Travel to the city of Charleston, known for its historic, romantic charm. Enjoy a free afternoon in this southern charmed city.

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Day 11: Charleston/Richmond

Head to one of the oldest cities in the US, Richmond, the capital of Virginia. Home to the famous quote “Give me liberty or give me death” this city played a large part in the US Civil War.

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Day 12: Richmond/Washington DC

Travel to the US capital and enjoy time to explore Georgetown, one of the oldest districts in DC. In the evening, enjoy a tour of the monuments by moonlight.

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Day 13: Washington DC

Enjoy free time to explore.

There is so much to see and do in Washington DC. Head to 1600 Pennsylvania Ave to see where the President lives, tour the Capitol Building, explore the Smithsonian Museums, wander the monuments, or take a trolley tour.

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Day 14: Washington DC/New York City

Travel to New York, stopping in Philadelphia en route to see the Liberty Bell and opt to try a famous Philly Cheesesteak. Continue to New York City, where the trip ends on arrival. Opt to visit Times Square, stroll Central Park, check out Greenwich Village, or experience the famous nightlife of New York.
From the Statue of Liberty to Ground Zero to Chinatown, New York City is full of things to do and see. We recommend spending extra time here; please speak to your sales agent to book extra accommodation.

Inclusions:
    Activities
    • Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group Your Foodie Moment: Central BBQ Lunch, Memphis Your Discover Moment: Memphis Your Discover Moment: New Orleans Your Discover Moment: Washington DC
    • Memphis Night Out
    • New Orleans Night Out
    • St Augustine visit
    • Monuments by Moonlight, Washington DC
    • Liberty Bell Visit, Philadelphia
    • Free time in Memphis, New Orleans, Panama City Beach, Orlando, Savannah, Charleston, and Washington DC
    • Self-inflating mattresses and dome tents while camping
    • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
    Accommodation
    • Hotels/hostels (5 nts, some multi-share), participation camping (8 nts)
    • 13 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 4 dinners
    Transport
    • Air-conditioned private vehicle, walking
    Group Leader
    • 1 or 2 CEOs (Chief Experience Officers) throughout, depending on group size
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Tour Highlights:
  • Listen to live music on Beale Street in Memphis
  • Crank up the jazz in New Orleans
  • Be charmed by historic Savannah
  • Take free time to explore Washington's museums
  • Stop in Philadelphia for a Philly Cheesesteak