Music & Flavours of the Deep South

1st Jun 2022  -  9 nights

Overview

Fly UK to Atlanta

 

4 days’ car hire | pick up Atlanta Airport

 

1 night | 4* Hotel Clermont Atlanta |Room Only

 

3 nights | 4* Hutton Hotel Nashville |Room Only

 

Studio B & Hall of Fame Combo Tour

 

Guided day tour to the Jack Daniel's Distillery with tastings

 

Private transfer Memphis Airport to downtown (after returning car to airport)

 

2 nights | 4* Crowne Plaza Memphis Downtown | Room Only

 

VIP Shopping & Dining Voucher for Fifth + Broadway Nashville

 

VIP Tour of Graceland including Elvis' Airplanes

 

Scenic Amtrak Train | Memphis to New Orleans | Economy Class

 

3 nights | 4* Higgins Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton, New Orleans | Room Only

 

Cocktail Walking Tour

 

Dinner Jazz Cruise on board the Steamboat NATCHEZ

 

Private transfer to airport

 

Fly New Orleans to UK

 

Itinerary

Day 1: On arrival into Atlanta, pick up your hire car and drive to Hotel Clermont Atlanta.

 

Day 2: Check out of your hotel and drive to Nashville. The drive will take approximately three hours and 30 minutes. On arrival, check into Hutton Hotel Nashville, where you will spend the next three nights. The rest of the day is at leisure. Perhaps visit Nashville’s nightlife epicentre – ‘The District’ – to explore dive bars, honky tonks, and live music venues.

 

Day 3: Today you will have a one-hour tour of historic RCA Studio B, plus admission to the Country Music Hall of Fame. Visit the old recording home of popular music icons such as Elvis Presley and learn about Nashville’s musical history. In the evening, why not visit the new downtown Fifth + Broadway development to use your included VIP Shopping & Dining Voucher?

Day 4: Explore the historic Jack Daniel's Distillery on a guided tour, departing from Nashville at 9.00am. Embark on a tour of the distillery and enjoy several sample tastings of premium Tennessee whiskey. You also have free time to walk through the nearby town of Lynchburg, famous for its Tennessee Walking Horse.

Day 5: In the morning you will check out of your hotel and drive to Memphis. The drive will take approximately three hours. Upon arrival in Memphis you will drop off your hire car at Memphis International Airport and then take a private transfer to Crowne Plaza Memphis Downtown, where you will spend the next two nights.

Day 6: Graceland, the former home of Elvis Presley is always high on the must-see lists of visitors to Memphis. Today you will take a self-guided tour of Graceland, with VIP access to the mansion and grounds, including Elvis' two custom airplanes, the Elvis Presley Car Museum, Elvis: The Entertainer Career Showcase Museum, and Elvis Discovery Exhibits.

 

Day 7: In the morning, make your way to the Memphis Central Rail Station for a scenic Amtrak journey to New Orleans. Upon arrival, you will make your way to Higgins Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton, a short walk away, where you will spend the next three nights. The rest of the day is at leisure. Perhaps visit Jackson Square, a historic landmark in the centre of the French Quarter. You’ll often see artists at work here, and if you’re lucky you may catch some live music.

 

Day 8: Today, an included Cocktail Walking Tour will show you the French Quarter's famous bars and restaurants, where you can discover the signature drinks of New Orleans. Guides will entertain you with classic stories of the unique drinks made famous here. You’ll enjoy a different view of New Orleans though its history of fine dining and drinking.

 

Day 9: Enjoy the morning and afternoon at leisure. Perhaps take a tour of the huge crypts at St Louis Cemetery, visit the National WWII Museum, grab a coffee and beignets from Café du Monde, or stroll through the French Market. In the evening, you will enjoy a Dinner Jazz Cruise on board the Steamboat NATCHEZ. This romantic river cruise on a paddle-wheel boat along the Mississippi will gift you with breathtaking views of the city, all while listening to captivating Jazz music and enjoying a casual buffet dinner.

Day 10: Today you will check out of the hotel and a private transfer will take you to the airport for your flight back to the UK.

Accommodation

Hotel | Hotel Clermont Atlanta

 

Board basis: Room Only

 

Built in 1924, Hotel Clermont is a beloved Atlanta landmark, located on historic Ponce de Leon Avenue. This hotel is conveniently located for accessing Downtown, Midtown, and Old Fourth Ward. Rooms are well-designed and equipped with modern amenities. One of the hotel’s highlights is its rooftop bar with stunning skyline views.

Hotel facilities include: restaurant, two bars/lounges, café, fitness centre, complimentary Wi-Fi access, 24-hour reception, concierge, and laundry.

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Hotel | Hutton Hotel Nashville

 

Board basis: Room Only

 

Set in Nashville’s lively West End neighbourhood and just steps away from the heart of Music Row, Hutton Hotel offers guests an immersive journey into the city’s creative culture. This trendy, ecofriendly hotel offers distinctive amenities, including a 5,000 square-foot cocktail bar and entertainment venue.

Hotel facilities include: restaurant, café, two bars/lounges, live music venue, complimentary Wi-Fi access, fitness centre, and 24-hour reception.

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Hotel | Crowne Plaza Memphis Downtown

 

Board basis: Room Only

 

Centrally located in Memphis, Crowne Plaza Memphis Downtown is just a 15-minute walk from famed Beale Street. The hotel offers comfortable guest rooms and excellent amenities, all in a convenient location for exploring Memphis’ main attractions.

Hotel facilities include: restaurant, bar/lounge, outdoor swimming pool, complimentary Wi-Fi access, laundry service, and fitness centre.

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Hotel | Higgins Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton, New Orleans

 

Board basis: Room Only

 

This art-deco style hotel is located just a mile from Bourbon Street, next to The National WWII Museum, and offers guests first-class accommodation and dining options. The hotel boasts a rooftop bar with views of the Bollinger Canopy of Peace.

Hotel facilities include: restaurant, rooftop bar, complimentary Wi-Fi access, fitness centre, snack shop, and gift shop.

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Dates & Prices 

Airport
Dates
Duration
From
Belfast
1st June 2022
9 nights
£2,259pp
Glasgow
1st June 2022
9 nights
£2,239pp
London Heathrow
1st June 2022
9 nights
£2,119pp
Manchester
1st June 2022
9 nights
£2,249pp
Newcastle
1st June 2022
9 nights
£2,239pp

Booking Details

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Payments Details

If outside 14 weeks of departure this holiday can be booked by paying a deposit of £150 per person. If within 14 weeks before the full balance is due. Call 0161 298 7477 to book.

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