Feeling the beat in Memphis, Nashville and New Orleans, driving through the Appalachian Mountains, exploring monuments in Washington, DC, seeing the sites in New York City
Culture vultures, get ready to take flight on an incredible tour of American capitals—business, political and musical. From Manhattan, follow the trail of independence through Philadelphia to Washington, DC. Just try to prevent your boots from shufflin' in the music meccas of Memphis, Nashville and New Orleans.
- Entrance fees to all national parks and national monuments with hiking and walking excursions. Orientation to Washington DC. Visit to Arlington Cemetery.
- 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 3 dinners. (Allow USD75-100 for meals not included.)
- Centrally located hotel (1 nt), hostel (1 nt), participation camping (5 nts).
- Air conditioned private touring van
- Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout.
- Small group experience; Max 13, avg 10.
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This trip also runs in reverse from New Orleans to New York. See Music, Mountains & Monuments Eastbound
Day 1 New York City
Arrive at any time. We recommended arriving a day or two early to fully explore this city.
Day 2-3 Washington DC (1B,1L,1D)
Dive into the hustle and bustle of the Big Apple on a brief orientation to the city with your CEO, then depart for the nation's capital. Free day in Washington to tour the monuments and free museums.
Day 4 Appalachia (1B,1L,1D)
Pass through Shenandoah and explore the ancient Appalachian Mountains.
Day 5-6 Nashville/Memphis (2B,2L,1D)
In Nashville opt to immerse yourself in country music at one of the local hangouts. Choose to relive history at the National Civil Rights Museum—located where Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated or take an optional tour of the Rock & Soul Museum. Opt to tour Elvis' Graceland and to see a live show on Beale Street at night.
Day 7 New Orleans (1B,1L)
Crank up the jazz as you drive into the home of Mardi Gras. Explore the French Quarter, and join the revelers on Bourbon Street.
Day 8 New Orleans
Depart at any time.
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