America's Music Cities featuring Nashville, Memphis & New Orleans

7 nights from £2474

Start:Southern USA
Finish:Southern USA
Duration:7 Nights
Group size:10 - 44
Suitable for: 5-99
Physical rating:Medium, Activity Level 2
Diets:Vegetarians, Please contact Collette with any specific dietary requirements
Tour operated in: English

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Overview

Enjoy a finger-snapping, toe-tapping time on this tour of America’s most famed musical cities – Nashville, Memphis, and New Orleans. See where country legends recorded hit tunes at historic RCA Studio B. Create your own Goo Goo Cluster Candy at a chocolate-making lesson. Enjoy reserved seats at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville. Spend 2 nights in Memphis, "birthplace of the blues." Choose how you connect with Memphis’ history – with a tour of Elvis Presley’s Graceland or by following the last march of MLK. Experience New Orleans, where jazz, food and fun are always on the menu. Choose how you explore New Orleans – by foot or by coach. Discover Mardi Gras World, where the massive, magical parade floats are crafted. You’ll be hummin’ and strummin’ long after you’ve returned home. .......read more
Highlights
  • Discover historic Ryman Auditorium, the original home of the Grand Ole Opry.
  • Stop to taste a true New Orleans favorite — beignets at Café Du Monde.
  • Explore the Country Music Hall of Fame, the largest museum of popular music in the world.
  • Create your own Goo Goo Cluster Candy at a chocolate-making lesson.
  • Indulge in a king cake tasting at Mardi Gras World.
  • Dine in the heart of the French Quarter at the Court of Two Sisters.
  • Embark on a one-of-a-kind tour of Memphis where local musicians share the story of the city’s musical heritage and history.
  • Enjoy reserved seats at the Grand Ole Opry, the “home of American music.”
  • Tour the historic RCA Studio B for an up-close look at Nashville’s oldest remaining recording studio.
Experiences
  • Embark on a one-of-a-kind tour of Memphis where local musicians share the story of the city’s musical heritage and history.
  • Enjoy reserved seats at the Grand Ole Opry, the “home of American music.”
  • Tour the historic RCA Studio B for an up-close look at Nashville’s oldest remaining recording studio.

Itinerary

Location: Nashville

Journey to the “Music Capital of the World,” Nashville!

Accommodation: ,Resort,

Meals: ,Dinner,

Location: Nashville

Tour RCA Studio B and gain an insider’s look at Nashville’s oldest remaining recording studio where Elvis Presley, Dolly Parton and Charley Pride once recorded some of their classic hits – you may even have the opportunity to record your own! Explore the Country Music Hall of Fame, the largest museum of popular music in the world. The museum's vast collections of memorabilia, costumes, recordings and instruments are artfully presented in cutting-edge exhibits relaying the colorful histories of country music and its artists. Test your culinary skills at a hands-on chocolate-making lesson at the iconic Goo Goo Candy Shop. This evening, take your reserved seat at the renowned Grand Ole Opry.* What began as a building where a local radio broadcast show aired once a week in 1925 has grown to become an entertainment complex that attracts music fans from all over the world.

Accommodation: ,Resort,

Meals: ,Breakfast,

Location: Nashville, Memphis

Begin your day with a tour of historic Ryman Auditorium,** the original home of the Grand Ole Opry. Journey along Music Highway to Memphis, the birthplace of the Blues, Rock ‘n’ Roll and Soul. Along the way, stop in Brownsville at the West Delta Heritage Center to discover the roots of the country blues sound and the hometown of Tina Turner - the Queen of Rock. Enjoy Southern hospitality at your hotel just steps away from the iconic Graceland.

Accommodation: ,The Guest House at Graceland

Meals: ,Breakfast,Dinner,

Location: Memphis

This morning, it’s your choice! Jive along to “Jailhouse Rock” as you visit Graceland, the stately mansion of the “King” himself, and tour Elvis’ 14-acre estate, home, private jets and Meditation Garden -OR- embark on a Civil Rights tour and follow the route of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Last March by coach, stopping at Mason Temple where he gave his famous “I’ve Been to the Mountaintop” speech the night before he was assassinated. Enjoy free time to grab lunch on your own before hopping back on the coach with some local musicians, who explain why Memphis embraces its title as the “Home of the Blues.” The remainder of the day is yours. You may opt to join a Memphis Musical History Tour with included dinner, or simply absorb the city’s vibrancy at your own pace!

Accommodation: ,The Guest House at Graceland

Meals: ,Breakfast,

Location: Memphis, New Orleans

Travel to the “Jazz Capital of the World” – New Orleans! This soulful city abounds with rich history, mouthwatering Cajun and Creole cuisine, and an incomparable soundtrack.

Accommodation: ,Hotel,

Meals: ,Breakfast,

Location: French Quarter

It’s your choice! Embark on a walking tour of New Orleans’ famous French Quarter, viewing St. Louis Cathedral, the bustling French Marketplace, Pirates Alley and more -OR- set out on a panoramic motor coach tour of New Orleans with a local guide, seeing the famous St. Louis Cemetery #3 and stunning mansions. Later, taste a true New Orleans favorite – beignets at the famed Café Du Monde.

Accommodation: ,Hotel,

Meals: ,Breakfast,

Location: New Orleans

Journey through Louisiana’s swamp on a cruise*** narrated by the captain himself. Learn about the ecosystem’s history and ecology while keeping an eye out for wildlife including bald eagles, herons, turtles and alligators. Then, celebrate New Orleans’ festive side at Mardi Gras World, the working warehouse where artisans create the floats for the famous parades, and get a tasting of king cake. Tonight, enjoy dinner at the Court of Two Sisters in the French Quarter followed by Maison Bourbon, a live jazz club.

Accommodation: ,Hotel,

Meals: ,Breakfast,Dinner,

Location: New Orleans

Your rockin’ musical journey comes to a close today.

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Meals: ,Breakfast,

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What's Included

Included
  • Accommodation
  • Drinks with Meals
    (non-alcoholic)
  • Train Tickets
    (if train occurs once tour starts and before tour ends – i.e. not airport transfers)
  • Meals – Half Board
  • Fully Guided

Not Included
  • Airport Transfers at Destination
  • Country Entry Visas
  • Tipping and Gratuities

FAQ

No, unless you purchase and land and air package from Collette.
No, the fees associated with required Visa’s are an additional expense.
We can accommodate children as young as 5 years old, provided they are traveling / rooming with a parent or legal guardian.
Effective immediately and until further notice, all guests will be required to bring one of the following: proof of vaccination (official vaccination certificate in paper or electronic form), proof of recovery from COVID-19 or a negative test result (FDA Approved diagnostic) for a test performed 72-hours or less from the start date of the tour with you on tour to verify information you will be pro
Yes, our Customer Care center would be happy to help.
That will vary by country of residence and country destination.
Primarily, yes. All of the coaches used must meet rigourous safety and cleanliness standards.
Yes. Baggage is limited to 1 checked bag and 1 carry per person.
Absolutley. Out tours are crafted with that in mind – striking a balance between included experiences and time to explore on your own.
Varies by tour, but typically thjey are 4* / 4*+, and an occaissional 5*
Igratuities for included meals and accommodation housekeeping are included. It is customary to tip you Tour Manager and driver at the end of the tour.
Yes, you will receive full information within the weeks leading up to your departure.
Yes, most likely. Our tours draw travelers from the United States, Canada and Australia, predominatly.
Yes, an experienced Tour Manager, with the passion for travel, discovery and the destination - will guide you through your journey from start to finish,

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Dates Price Single Availability
16-Sep-2022
7 Nights
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16-Sep-2022
7 Nights
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16-Sep-2022
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16-Sep-2022
7 Nights
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16-Sep-2022
7 Nights
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16-Sep-2022
7 Nights
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16-Sep-2022
7 Nights
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16-Sep-2022
7 Nights
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16-Sep-2022
7 Nights
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16-Sep-2022
7 Nights
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16-Sep-2022
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16-Sep-2022
7 Nights
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07-Oct-2022
7 Nights
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07-Oct-2022
7 Nights
Double View live deal
07-Oct-2022
7 Nights
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07-Oct-2022
7 Nights
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07-Oct-2022
7 Nights
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07-Oct-2022
7 Nights
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07-Oct-2022
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07-Oct-2022
7 Nights
Single View live deal
07-Oct-2022
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07-Oct-2022
7 Nights
Triple View live deal
07-Oct-2022
7 Nights
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07-Oct-2022
7 Nights
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21-Oct-2022
7 Nights
Double View live deal
21-Oct-2022
7 Nights
Double View live deal
21-Oct-2022
7 Nights
Double View live deal
21-Oct-2022
7 Nights
Double and One Child View live deal
21-Oct-2022
7 Nights
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21-Oct-2022
7 Nights
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21-Oct-2022
7 Nights
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21-Oct-2022
7 Nights
Single View live deal
21-Oct-2022
7 Nights
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21-Oct-2022
7 Nights
Triple View live deal
21-Oct-2022
7 Nights
Triple View live deal
21-Oct-2022
7 Nights
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Dates Price Single Availability
10-Mar-2023
7 Nights
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10-Mar-2023
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10-Mar-2023
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10-Mar-2023
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10-Mar-2023
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10-Mar-2023
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10-Mar-2023
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10-Mar-2023
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10-Mar-2023
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Start:Southern USA
Finish:Southern USA
Duration:7 Nights
Group size:10 - 44
Suitable for: 5-99
Physical rating:Medium, Activity Level 2
Diets:Vegetarians, Please contact Collette with any specific dietary requirements
Tour operated in: English
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