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The southern states of America offer unparalleled opportunities to experience the spirit, charm and southern hospitality of a unique part of the world. A road trip through this region is the perfect way to explore and engage when you self drive the Deep South on your fly drive USA holiday.

Immerse yourself in the culture of the southern states of America

Listen to weet jazz notes in the New Orleans’ French Quarter and stroll through the Antebellum plantation houses of Baton Rouge. A walk amongst the elegant streets of Savannah, Georgia, with its oak trees draped with Spanish Moss may also be on your bucket list for the Deep South.

Explore the rich musical legacy of the region beyond New Orleans, with the country music capital of Nashville and birthplace-of-the-blues Memphis holidays en route. Elvis Presley fans will certainly want to include holidays to Graceland on their journey through the southern US states.

The Deep South is famous for its BBQ, and delicious Creole and Cajun cooking, while for some a visit to the Jack Daniels Distillery in the historic town of Lynchburg will be a priority.

Experience the Deep South the way you want to

Whether you choose to zip between cities along the interstate highways or take your time driving down the many scenic byways, a driving holiday in the Deep South gives you the opportunity to explore this fascinating region at your own pace.

Once you’ve had your culture fix, get in touch with nature in some of the region’s beautiful natural spaces such as the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Tennessee, Mammoth Cave National Park in Kentucky or Little River Canyon in Alabama. Explore the Louisiana Bayou with it’s humid swamps and native ‘gators.

A comfortable motorhome might be the perfect way to take in all these highlights of the southern US states. However you want to play it, we have some fantastic pre-packaged self drive holiday itineraries, which showcase popular attractions, such as the Bluegrass and Bourbon Trail through Kentucky and Tennessee and our popular Rhythms of the South trip circling from Atlanta, Georgia, through Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee and South Carolina.

If you want explore further afield or choose to spend some additional time in a particular city, everything is possible. Our Destination Specialists can help your piece together your perfect road trip through the southern US states.

Browse these inspiring itineraries for the southern US states


Here’s a selection of popular Self Drive the Deep South itinerary suggestions to give you an idea of what’s available. Call us now and we’ll create an amazing road trip holiday through the southern states of America, just for you.

Grand Ole Opry

Deep South Usa Road Trip

  • 14 Days
  • Guide Price £2,599 PP
Hit the road on a Rhythms of the South self drive tour and explore Georgia, Tennessee, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida…
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Bourbon distillery

Memphis To Nashville Road Trip

  • 10 Days
  • Guide Price £1,999 PP
Our Bluegrass and Bourbon Trail self drive takes you on a rich and authentic journey through a timeless celebration of…
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Elvis Presley's Memphis Exhibit

Music Road Trip Usa

  • 13 Days
  • Guide Price £2,599 PP
The rich musical heritage of the United States traces the dots between blues, jazz, country and rock ‘n’ roll, all…
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Mississippi River

New Orleans To Lafayette Road Trip

  • 9 Days
  • Guide Price £1,999 PP
There’s a reason the city of New Orleans is a bucket list destination for many people visiting the United States….
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