New York to New Orleans Overview

Travel from New York to New Orleans, via Washington DC and Philadelphia. Explore the historic town of Savannah and drop in on Atlanta.

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    • Total price tool tip
      USD $2,855
      CAD $2,945
      AUD $2,890
      EUR €2,335
      GBP £1,670
      NZD $3,215
      ZAR R28,890
      CHF FR2,830
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There is an earlier version of this trip also available for travel from Jan 1, 2014 to Dec 31, 2014. View earlier New York to New Orleans.

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  • 2015-01-01 - 2016-01-31

Visit the USA and road trip from New York to New Orleans

From one mega city to another, take in the best the US's east coast has to offer on a journey south from New York to New Orleans. See the fascinating neighbourhoods of New York, explore the nation’s former capital, Philadelphia, and stroll the hallowed streets of its world-shaping modern equivalent – Washington. From there, it’s down to Savannah and Atlanta, two up-and-comers among the United States’ never-ending list of must-see cities. After a quick stop in Alabama, wind up in New Orleans and get a taste of Creole cuisine, wander the vibrant French Quarter and, of course, witness the legendary craziness of Bourbon Street. For an adventure that’s filled with big sites and even bigger characters – the New York to New Orleans adventure ticks all the boxes.

  • Tick off the iconic sights of New York
  • Get a dose of American history in Philadelphia
  • Walk the hallowed halls of Washington, DC
  • Admire Savannah's refined architecture
  • Experience the big city vibes of Atlanta
  • Ride the rails south to Birmingham
  • Dance the night away in New Orleans

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    New York, United States
  • Finish:

    New Orleans, United States
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 12
  • Ages:

    Min 15
  • Meals:

    No meals included
  • Accommodation:

    Hotel (10 nts)
  • Transport:

    Bus, Taxi, Train
  • Included activities:

    Birmingham Civil Rights Institute and Museum, Philadelphia Urban Adventure

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    398kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    1. A single supplement is available on this trip.

  • Total price from

    USD $2,855
    CAD $2,945
    AUD $2,890
    EUR €2,335
    GBP £1,670
    NZD $3,215
    ZAR R28,890
    CHF FR2,830
    *
    Price information
  • Per day from:

    USD $259
    CAD $267
    AUD $262
    EUR €212
    GBP £151
    NZD $292
    ZAR R2,626
    CHF FR257
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Day 1 New York

You’ve dreamed about it, seen it in movies and probably already know that iconic skyline like the back of your hand. But nothing can ever prepare you for the moment you step foot in Manhattan, a city that feels like it is well and truly at the centre of the universe. Take in all the must-see sites or head off to explore some of the quirky, lesser-known neighbourhoods.

Day 2 Philadelphia

Come for the Rocky Steps, stay for the history. Take some time to get acquainted with ‘The City of Brotherly Love’ before enjoying a walking tour of its historic sites, including the Liberty Bell, Benjamin Franklin’s house and Independence Hall.

Days 3-4 Washington DC

Swap the former capital for the current one and be amazed by the sheer amount of things to see and do among the whitewashed monuments of Washington, DC. Head out on foot and feel like you’re walking through the set of a political drama, taking in the White House, Capitol Building, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial and the many museums in between.

Days 5-6 Savannah

The delightfully incongruous town of Savannah is characterised by stately antebellum architecture, a sub-tropical climate and an endearingly roguish air. Check out the myriad antique stores, try some local delicacies and knock back a few of the traditional cocktails that the city's renowned for.

Days 7-8 Atlanta

Often referred to as the ‘New York of the South’, Atlanta is big city with a wide range of parks, museums, restaurants and bars to explore. Enjoy some free time to check out the World of Coca Cola, CNN Center, the Martin Luther King Jr Historic Site and the Margaret Mitchell House and Museum.

Day 9 Birmingham

Hop aboard a train and head further into Dixie, arriving in Birmingham in time to check out one of the centres of the Civil Rights Movement.

Days 10-11 New Orleans

Take stock of the ‘Big Easy’, a jazzy, multicultural city that is pretty hard to pin down in one sentence. From the European-inspired French Quarter to the Cajun cuisine, this is one of the world’s most unique cities and a great place to end this exploration of the United States.
    • 11
    • SSSB
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $2,855
      CAD $2,945
      AUD $2,890
      EUR €2,335
      GBP £1,670
      NZD $3,215
      ZAR R28,890
      CHF FR2,830
      *
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