Southern states fly drive holiday

Southern States  Fly Drive

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  • 2 nights in New Orleans
  • 2 nights in Point Clear
  • 1 night in Destin
  • 1 night Hoover & Birmingham
  • 2 night Florence
  • 2 nights Nashville
  • 2 nights Memphis

The Southern State Fly drive covers Tennessee, Alabama, Florida and Louisiana to demonstrate the real flavors of the 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 you require.  


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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 travel. Pricing 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 -  Southern States  Fly Drive


Day 1 Arrive New Orleans

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

Days 2 & 3 New Orleans

Welcome to the " Big Easy "  . Spend the next 2 days exploring the French Quarter, stroll the narrow streets, visit the jazz clubs and experience the Creole and Cajun cooking at its best. Ride the famed streetcar named " Desire" walk the historic district and take a paddlewheeler on the Mississippi River. 

Days 4  Point Clear (166 miles) 

This morning's short drive along the coast line brings you to Alabama, a trip down memory lane into relaxation and sophistication. Relax at the fabulous Grand Marriott Resort Golf & Spa  with 2 fabulous outdoor swimming pools and golf courses. 

Days 5 Destin (112 miles)   

Your journey takes you along historic Route 10 into western Florida Panhandle. Skirting along the coast , you may choose to stop in Pensacola before arriving at your beach resort Destin. Spend the afternoon relaxing on the beach or explore more of Floridas' breathtaking coastline and small towns. 

Day 6 Montgomery (186 miles)

Journeying northwest, today you venture back into Alabama. We suggest you stop at Montroeville, home to Harper lee, author of " To Kill a mocking Bird " before arriving at Montgomery. Whilst in the state capital take a trip to learn all about Martin Luther King by visiting Rosa Parks Museum, tour King Memorial Baptist Church and the Civil Rights Movement

Days 7 & 8 Hoover & Birmingham  (84 miles) 

Just a short journey today through the central region of Alabama to the rolling hills and beautiful scenery of Birmingham's countryside. Sitting in the quaint town of Hoover we suggest you opt to stay ay the Renaissance Ross bridge Golf resort & Spa. Ensure you visit the Civil Rights Institute, Barber Vintage Motorsport museum and The Kelly Ingram Park,

Days 9 & 10 Florence (126 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.

Days 11 & 12 Nashville (122 miles) 

Crossing the border back into Tennessee, your heading to the home of country music. 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 paddle-wheeler 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 13 & 14 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 Air-plane and see the artefacts 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 15 Fly home from Memphis  to Heathrow 

Enquire about a Deep South Fly Drive by calling 01243 779 737 or complete our enquiry form below.


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 if you would like to.  
  • Car hire: we offer a full range of models from 2 door compacts to a Mustang Convertible
  • Prices available on request. 

We create a variety of holidays for all sorts of people,  if this itinerary isn't what you are looking for let us tailor make an America  holiday to meet your specific personal requirements. If you are seeking ideas and inspiration follow the links below to browse some of the America Holidays we have created for previous clients and 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.