Deep South & Delta Blues

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Trace the roots of American music in the Deep South along the mighty Mississippi

Details

Duration: 12 Days
Starts in: United States
Group Size: 1-13

Operated by:

Exodus Travels

The original adventure and activity holiday company specializing in cultural, walking, cycling, winter and wildlife adventures.

Itinerary

Start Atlanta.

To Birmingham; hear about the influential history of the Civil Rights Movement.

Head to the lively New Orleans for three days; take in the Cajun culture and the vibrant Bourbon Street; dine on a Mississippi river boat; visit Preservation Hall.

Second day exploring New Orleans.

Third day exploring New Orleans.

Moving on to Natchez; learn about the city's colourful history; overnight at in the historic Eola Guesthouse.

To the birthplace of Elvis and our first introduction to the Delta blues; learn about the evolution of the cotton industry.

Spend two days in Memphis; visit the iconic 'Graceland', Sun studios and Gibson Guitar Factory.

Spend two days in Nashville

To Atlanta; end Atlanta.

Additional Information

Trace the roots of American music in the Deep South along the mighty Mississippi and experience the unique cultural landscape that gave birth to the blues, country and rock `n' roll. Days move a little slower in the south, as you pass the time with a sweet tea or a Jack and Coke, taking in the sights and sounds of Music Row in Nashville, Beale Street in Memphis and along Bourbon Street in New Orleans. Savour authentic cuisine and enjoy Southern hospitality as you float down the Mississippi on an included river boat cruise.

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