The heart & soul of the South

Take an extraordinary journey through the southern states, crammed with fascinating musical highlights and interest. Combine the magic and musical wonders of the Southland with the Big Country sights and sounds of the Lone Star State, Texas, on this wonderful escorted tour of America. Take in jazz-city New Orleans, Space City Houston and Tex-Mex capital San Antonio. Visit colourful, bohemian Austin, cattle-town Forth Worth and oil-rich Dallas, and explore two of America’s greatest music cities – Elvis's beloved Memphis and Country Music capital, Nashville.

Highlights

  • Spend two nights in New Orleans, the laid-back Big Easy
  • Discover Nashville, world capital of Country Music
  • Spend two nights in Memphis, Tennessee, home of Elvis Presley
  • Visit Muscle Shoals and its world famous recording studios
  • Enjoy the atmosphere on Memphis’ famous Beale Street
  • Catch a cattle drive at the Fort Worth Stockyards
  • Explore historic Dallas and visit the Sixth Floor Museum
  • San Antonio, the capital of Tex-Mex culture
  • Relive the heroics of Davy Crockett at The Alamo
  • Visit Houston, home of the NASA Space Center

Inclusions

  • 12 nights' room-only accommodation in a series of good-quality hotels in Houston (1 night), New Orleans (2), Muscle Shoals (1), Nashville (1), Memphis (2), Little Rock (1), Fort Worth (2) and San Antonio (2), plus one night on the aircraft
  • Return flights to Houston
  • Entry to Sun Studios and Elvis' beloved Graceland in Memphis
  • Comfortable, air-conditioned coach travel and transfers throughout
  • Fully escorted by a friendly, experienced tour manager

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