A self-drive tour for any lovers of music or film, giving you the opportunity to visit first-hand the best music cities of USA. Also you will visit some of the most familiar of sites in America that have been used in hit movies. Cities like Chicago, Memphis, Birmingham, and New Orleans all have their place in representing the history of film and music.
Deep South Fly Drive & Self Drive
The Deep South offers an intoxicating mix of music heritage, regional cuisine and unique history that makes this a highly distinctive area of the USA. Self-drive holidays are one of our favourite ways to explore this fun and lively region - you can visit as many music-fanatic cities as you like, and each day and night can be spent exactly how you wish.
See our itineraries below for inspiration, before creating your own with our travel experts.
An opportunity to delve into the history of America's Deep South on this tailormade self-drive itinerary, beginning and ending in Atlanta. At the heart of this tour is historic Charleston, where you can enjoy the musuems, mansions, learn about its role in the Civil War and enjoy southern hospitality. Then onto beautiful Savannah and St Augustine - one of the earliest European settlements in the US.
A fly-drive itinerary touring the charming towns and cities around Louisiana. Begin and end in the fabulous city of New Orleans then continue through fascinating towns, explore historic Civil War battlefields and enjoy the famed southern hospitality.
This is a sample motorhome itinerary for a road trip through the southern states of America, starting in either Atlanta or Nashville. Experience the celebrated music cities of New Orleans, Nashville and Memphis, enjoy famed Southern Hospitality and explore the Mississippi Delta.
A thoroughly enjoyable Deep South adventure this 9-night self-drive tour “gives you the opportunity to enjoy live music and explore the history of the music greats, savour the various Southern cuisines and discover beautiful planation mansions.
The fly-drive itinerary is all about music with a dash of bourbon. Start in Memphis and end in Nashville, explore the spiritual homes of country, rock n roll, the blues and more. Experience authentic Tennessee and Kentucky as you travel through these fascinating states.
Begin your self-drive tour in the exciting city of Chicago, stopping in Indianapolis before exploring Louisville, the Gateway to the South and the home of the world famous Kentucky Derby. You’ll get your fill of country music in Nashville, tour Elvis’ elegant Graceland in Memphis, and visit Civil War battlefields and grand plantation homes on your journey to New Orleans, the final destination, legendary for jazz and incredible Creole cuisine.
Discover the charm of South Carolina on this fantastic 12-night tour. Starting and ending in Charleston, this self-drive itinerary includes spotting dolphins in Hilton Head, sipping tea in verdant tea plantations, hopping on the skywheel at Myrtle Beach and discovering bountiful botanical gardens.
Experience the best of the Deep South on this two-week self-drive holiday, beginning and ending in Atlanta. Visit the fun music cities of Nashville, Memphis & New Orleans, and the beautiful historic towns of Charleston & Savannah.
A 10 night self-drive tour that’s a coast lovers paradise. Twining the charming Louisiana with the raw beauty of the Gulf Coast where turquoise waters meet powder soft sandy beaches.