Spirit of the South

Trace Tennessee's jazz and juke joints and the bourbon and bluegrass plains of Kentucky horse-racing country.

Trace Tennessee's jazz and juke joints and the bourbon and bluegrass plains of Kentucky horse-racing country along this Deep South musical meander to The Big Easy.

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About this trip


What's included

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16 nights

Accommodation

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25 Meals

16 breakfasts, 9 dinners

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On-trip Transport

Land transportation included. Where applicable, Intra-air between cities may be included, please contact us for details.


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CONNECT WITH LOCALS

In Louisville learn about the life of Muhammad Ali over dinner with his childhood friend, and join neighbours, musician Joe and award-winning chef Esther for an evening of southern hospitality at their beautiful Natchez homes. (Days 6, 13)

DIVE INTO CULTURE

Visit Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Farms which is raising awareness for all equines in need. Delve into the life and foot-tapping tunes of Johnny Cash with a member of his family. Meet costumed guides at the Frogmore Plantation. (Days 6, 9, 14)

MAKE A DIFFERENCE

Visit a farm for retired thoroughbreds. (Day 6)

LOCAL SPECIALISTS

For sightseeing in Memphis and on a reconstructed cotton plantation near New Orleans. (Days 11, 14)


Sightseeing highlights

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CITY TOUR in Memphis, New Orleans

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ORIENTATION of Charlotte, Asheville, Nashville, Louisville

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VISIT Nascar Hall of Fame, Biltmore Estate, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Kentucky Horse Park or International Museum of the Horse, Alltech Brewing and Distillery, Kentucky Derby Museum or Louisville Slugger Museum, Corvette Musuem, RCA's Studio B, the Country Music Hall of Fame, Graceland, Rock 'n' Soul Museum, Oak Alley Plantation, Frogmore Plantation, Grand Ole Opry, Sun Studios

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