New Orleans to Chicago Itinerary

Travel across the USA's musical south, visiting Nashville, the home of country music, and listening to the blues in Memphis while travelling from New Orleans to Chicago.

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      USD $2,260
      CAD $2,325
      AUD $2,285
      EUR €1,610
      GBP £1,355
      NZD $2,545
      ZAR R22,855
      CHF FR1,905
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Statues, USA

French quarter balcony, USA

Mardi Gras, USA

Days 1-2 New Orleans

Founded by French traders in 1718, New Orleans has many layers of history to uncover. Begin with an optional walking tour of the French Quarter before tucking into some Creole cuisine or hitting the bars of Bourbon Street.
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Days 3-4 Memphis

Enjoy a tour of Sun Studios in Memphis, a place that many consider to be the home of rock'n'roll. There's also the opportunity to visit Graceland or catch a live blues show in this music Mecca.
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Days 5-6 Nashville

Get ready for some more music in the country-rock town of Nashville. Take a stroll down Music Row, where more than 50 record studios and 200 music publishing houses are located, and stop by the Country Music Hall of Fame.
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Days 7-8 Louisville

Cruise to Louisville, home of the the Kentucky Derby, the largest collection of Victorian-era homes and, to top it all off, the final resting place of Colonel Sanders. Perhaps take some time out to follow the Bourbon Trail, learning about the history of the beverage, or sample the cuisine of Louisville's up-and-coming food scene.
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Days 9-10 Chicago

End the adventure on the shores of the Great Lakes and among the towering skyscrapers of Chicago. Enjoy free time to tackle the many walking trails and parks, head out for some deep-dish pizza or get a bird's-eye view from Willis Tower – the tallest building in the United States.
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