Creole Queen

7 day escorted tour itinerary

Romantic Trails Of The South

A truly southern adventure

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This escorted tour is the ultimate way to see the best of the Deep South in just one week.

From New Orleans to Atlanta, this tour will take you through some of the most atmospheric locations across four States including a full day at leisure in New Orleans where you can explore the cobbled streets of the historic French Quarter, take a streetcar ride through the beautiful Garden District and enjoy delicious Creole cuisine in one of the city’s fantastic restaurants.

You will also have the opportunity to visit an antebellum mansion in Natchez and see the key sites of ‘home of the Blues’ on an included Memphis city tour.

Use your free time in Nashville to take in some of the fantastic Country music museums like historic RCA Studio B and the Johnny Cash museum and a comprehensive city tour of Atlanta will get you an insight into the rich heritage of this cosmopolitan city.

Enjoy the benefit of having a tour director along the way, enabling you to really make the most of your exciting journey through the Deep South.

2018 Tour Departures

Multi lingual departures
11th, 25th May 2018
8th June 2018
7th, 21st September 2018
5th October 2018

Our Experts Recommend:
  • Experience a free day in New Orleans
  • Take a tour of Memphis' lively Beale Street
  • Enjoy a comprehensive tour of Atlanta
  • Tour an antebellum mansion

Sample Itinerary Summary

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7 days
Guide Price
£1,609 per person
Price based on
Based on 05 October 18 departure from London Heathrow flying with British Airways, meal basis as per itinerary (2 adults sharing).
Our guide price gives you an idea of how much to budget for an itinerary like this. The price will vary based on many elements including exchange rates, and your choice of accommodation, duration, departure date, airline and cabin class.
Destination Breakdown
Group basis, Escorted
  • International flights
  • Welcome reception
  • Services of a tour director
  • Six nights hotel accommodation
  • Memphis city tour
  • Atlanta city tour
  • Deluxe air-conditioned coach
  • Baggage porterage
Not included
  • Optional excursions
  • Gratuities
  • Meals unless stated
  • New Orleans

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Historic French Quarter
    • Creole cuisine
    • Lively Bourbon Street
    • The open air French Market
    • Beautiful Garden District
  • Natchez

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Stop in Baton Rouge, Louisiana's capital
    • Natchez National Historic Park
    • Grand Village of the Natchez Indians
    • Old South Winery
    • Antebellum mansions
  • Memphis

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Elvis Presley's former home Graceland
    • National Civil Rights Museum
    • Memphis BBQ
    • Beale Street Entertainment District
    • Stax Museum of American Soul Music
  • Nashville

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Grand Ole Opry
    • Johnny Cash Museum
    • Country Music Hall of Fame
    • Honky-tonks on Broadway
    • Southern cuisine
  • Atlanta

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Stop in beautiful Chattanooga
    • Atlanta Botanical Garden
    • Centennial Olympic Park
    • Underground Atlanta
    • Shop in Buckhead's boutiques