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New Orleans to New York City
7 days
Tour code: NUOY

Highlights

Feel the beat in Memphis and New Orleans, drive through the Appalachian Mountains, learn about American history in Washington DC, party it up in New York.

From the Big Easy to the Big Apple, this road trip swings north along the East Coast and captures the best cities, historical monuments, and beautiful scenery from New Orleans to New York and everything in between. Embrace big city beats, Nashville grooves, and the traditional twang of the Appalachian Mountains. As always, centrally-located hostels in the cities and campsites in the wilderness keep you in the heart of the action. Skip flying and discover country roots and the earthly delights that come with staying grounded.

What's included?

Staff & experts

1 or 2 Chief Experience Officers (CEOs) throughout, depending on group size.

Meals

6 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 2 dinners

Transport

Air-conditioned private vehicle, walking.

Accommodation

Hotel (1 nt), participation camping (5 nts).

Included activities

Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group Your Discover Moment: Washington DC. Entrance fees to all national parks and national monuments with hiking and walking excursions. Orientation to Washington DC. Self-inflating mattresses and dome tents while camping. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

Itinerary

Day 1
New Orleans
Arrive at any time.

Included activities: Meet Your CEO and Group

Optional activities:

  • Creole Cooking Class
  • French Quarter and Bourbon St Visit
  • Historical Tours
  • Café du Monde Visit
  • Ghost Tour
Day 2
New Orleans - Memphis
Explore the vibrant cultural and musical melting pot of Memphis. Take an optional tour of Graceland, opt to relive history at the National Civil Rights Museum, or tour the Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum. Head to Beale Street at night for great food and live music.

Transport: Private Vehicle

Optional activities:

  • Rock & Soul Museum Visit
  • National Civil Rights Museum
  • Graceland Visit
  • Sun Studio Visit

Meals: breakfastlunch

Day 3
Memphis - Nashville
Take an optional tour of Graceland. Travel to the country music capital of the world and become immersed in local music in downtown Nashville.

Transport: Private Vehicle

Optional activities:

  • Cowboy Bar Visit
  • Country Music Hall of Fame
  • Johnny Cash Museum

Meals: breakfastlunch

Day 4
Nashville - Appalachia
Travel the beautiful winding roads through the Appalachian Mountains and absorb their undisturbed natural beauty.

Transport: Private Vehicle

Meals: breakfastlunchdinner

Day 5
Appalachia - Washington DC
Pass through Shenandoah National Park, and opt to take a short hike. Arrive in the US capital in time to wander the monuments by moonlight.

Transport: Private Vehicle

Included activities: Monuments by Moonlight

Optional activities:

  • Hike through Shenandoah National Park
  • Arlington Cemetery Visit

Meals: breakfastlunchdinner

Day 6
Washington DC
Enjoy free time to explore.

Optional activities:

  • National Mall Visit
  • Reflecting Pool and National Mall Visit
  • Lincoln Memorial Visit
  • White House Visit (Outside)
  • Washington Monument Visit

Meals: breakfast

Day 7
Washington DC - New York City
Travel to New York, where the trip ends upon arrival. Opt to visit Times Square, stroll Central Park, check out Greenwich Village, or experience the famous nightlife of New York. Please note this trip ends on arrival to New York. If you wish to spend the night in the city, speak to your sales agent about booking post-accommodation.

Transport: Private Vehicle

Included activities: Departure Day (Activities)

Optional activities:

  • Central Park Visit
  • Times Square Visit
  • 9/11 Memorial Visit and One World Trade Center Observation Deck
  • Chinatown Visit
  • Statue of Liberty Visit
  • Empire State Building Visit
  • Brooklyn Bridge Visit
  • Top of the Rock

Meals: breakfast

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