Deep South and Delta Blues holiday package is a journey through America's cultural and musical heritage
From the Civil Rights Movement to the beginning of country music, blues, rock ‘n’ roll and Jazz.
Learn how the region’s history gave rise to these unique music genres and how they continue to shape popular music today.
An electric mix of European creole and Cajun culture manifests itself in every aspect of New Orleans architecture cuisine and music scene.
Let the laid-back jazz vibe wash over you then step back in time on a Mississippi River boat dinner cruise.
Mississippi has a lot to recommend it. Stay overnight in a historic property dating back to the 1840’s as you check out the area made famous by Mark Twain.
The oldest established settlement on the Mississippi river was the birthplace of the Mississippi riverboat and at the heart of the slave trade.
A highlight of your stay is an excursion to Graceland, the home of Elvis Presley.
See the Memphis sites made famous by musicians Louis Armstrong and BB King.
With a lot more than music to Memphis, you’ll learn and immerse in the national civil rights movement.
You’ll visit the site where Martin Luther King was assassinated and learn more about the events leading up to his death.
Nashville, the undisputed capital of country music, is home to the country Music Hall of Fame and the famous Wildhorse saloon.
It is the perfect place to try your skills at line dancing!! The grand Ole Opry is the world’s longest running Radio Show and highlight for any visit to Nashville.
End your trip by swinging by the Jack Daniels distillery for a serving of southern hospitality. Your journey through the music and cultural history of the deep south ends in the metropolis of Atlanta, known as The New York of the South.
Deep South and Delta Blues Highlights include:
- Mississippi River boat dinner cruise
- Elvis Graceland mansion
- Visit Houmas house plantation and gardens
- Stay at historic property in Natchez
- Jack Daniels distillery
- Guided walk through historical park and preserve
- New Orleans jazz clubs and frenchmen Street
- Visit the historic Hopson plantation
- Stan at the Legendary Crossroads the birthplace of the blues
- Hear live blues in the bars of Bell Street Memphis
- Live music scene in Nashville honky tonk