Nashville to New Orleans Fly Drive

Highlights

  • 3 nights in Nashville
  • 3 nights Memphis
  • 1 night in Tupelo
  • 2 nights Vicksburg 
  • 2 nights Natchez
  • 3 nights New Orleans

The Nashville to New Orleans fly drive takes in all the must see cities and historic locations that the deep south has to offer. En route you will experience the real flavours of the Deep South from music and cuisine to the culture. Set at a relaxed pace you'll experience stunning scenery, beautiful towns and listen to fabulous live music every step of the way.  

The costs will differ on the season you travel in, the class you fly in and the standard of accommodation  

 

Enquire about Nashville to New Orleans  Fly Drive

 

All our America Fly Drive Holidays are Tailor Made for you personally,  we explore airfares and hotels for the best rates available for the dates you want to travelPricing will differ depending on what promotional deals the hoteliers and airlines have available  and  how early you book -  11 months hence maximum .

Start by calling 01243 779 737 to speak to a human being or complete our ENQUIRY FORM 

Our office hours are 9.30 to 7.30 pm Monday to Friday or by prior appointment at the weekend and outside of normal working hours.  

For your financial security all holidays created by Time and Place Luxury Holidays are covered under the Civil Aviation ATOL protection scheme.


Full Itinerary -  Nashville to New Orleans Fly Drive

 

Day 1 Arrive Nashville

Depart the UK on your chosen scheduled flights to Nashville Upon arrival collect your rental car and proceed to you hotel.

Days 2 & 3 Nashville

There is so much to keep you entertained in this city, but you shouldn't miss a trip to the Grand Ole Oprey, The Wildhorse Saloon and The Ryman Auditorium. A paddlewheeler cruise down the Cumberland River provides an insight into the historic heritage of the waterways and is also great fun.  If you're a shopper the Oprey Mills Mall combines both outlet shopping and boutiques for an enjoyable few hours

Days 4 to 6 Memphis (215 miles) 

Switching from country music to the Home of the Blues you end your journey at you begin in Memphis. This is yet another exciting city with lots to do, what ever your interest.  we suggest you include s visit to Mud Island, a unique 52 acres park showcasing America's greatest river The Mississippi, and Memphis Belle , the famed B-17 bomber from world war II.   No visit to Memphis is complete with out a visit to Graceland. See the house, tour the Lisa Marie Airplane and see the artifacts in the museum including many of Elvis' flamboyant outfits. A visit to Sun Studios where Elvis recorded his early music and an evening or two on Beale street  make an enjoyable end to the day.

Day 7 Tupelo (108 miles)   

You'll need a full day to experience Tupelo, undoubtedly best known as Elvis birthplace. Visit the Elvis Presley birthplace museum, where you can tour the home. museum memorial chapel, fountain of life and see the story wall. Make sure to stop by the Tupelo  hardware store, this timeless gem is where Glady's Presley bought Elvis his first guitar. 

Days 8 & 9 Vicksburg  (230 miles)

This morning we suggest a stop at  The Greenwood Blues museum and Gallery, home to a vast array of Blues memorabilia. Culinary enthusiasts may also choose to visit The Viking Cookery School to learn how to prepare traditional Southern Dishes and delicacies. Next take the scenic drive to Vicksburg, where you will enjoy the next two nights in one of Vickburg's Antebellum homes. Next morning, take a carriage ride to discover Vickburg's many beautiful homes.

Days 10 & 11 Natchez (90 miles) 

Get your camera ready as you drive the infamous Natchez trace Parkway, a route established first established by migrating animals, later by native Americans and finally by the French, English and American Explorers. Historic sites enroute will delay your arrival as you stop at  The Grand Gulf Military Park, Port Gibson, The Windsor Ruins,Mount Locust Inn, Churchill Hill & Emerald Mount. This is an area rich in history, visit the elegant mansions, enjoy the views of the Mississippi and hospitality of these historic Antelbellum homes  

Days 12 to 14 New Orleans (176 miles)

Your exciting trip continues and today's its to the north top of Alabama. Set in the Tennessee Rover Valley, marmot Shoals has a beautiful setting which has been reflected in the resorts design. Just minutes from the hotel are two Robert Trent Jones Trail golf courses, which attracts players of all levels from across the globe. Whilst in Florence, take a trip to the Alabama Music Hall of fame and WC Handy's Birthplace and Museum.

Day 15 Fly home from New Orleans  to Heathrow 

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Flexible itinerary

 

 

  • We tailor make the holiday to suit you - all changes are accommodated.
  • Best time to visit the Deep South  - March to late July even into early August. Expect humidity and short sharp showers in the Deep South.
  • Change the number of nights in each location to suit your personal requirements.  
  • Car hire: we offer a full range of models from 2 door compacts to a Mustang Convertible
  • Prices available of request.

 

 

 

If this itinerary isn't exactly what you are looking for let us tailor make an America holiday specific to  your personal requirements, if you are looking for ideas and inspiration then follow the links below to browse through some of our other America Holiday itineraries we have created for previous clients then call us on 01243 779 737 to speak to a human being.

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Please note, all visitors to the USA are required, by law, to complete an online ESTA form prior to travel, one form must be completed for each member of the family and or party. The US government charges a fee of $14.00 for ESTA applications.

For your financial security all holidays created by Time and Place Luxury Holidays are covered under the Civil Aviation ATOL protection scheme.