Departs: 15 May 2018 & Sep 2018 

  • - Listen to local jazz music in the historic French Quarter of New Orleans 
  • - Enjoy an airboat ride through the swamps and bayous of Louisiana 
  • - Cruise the mighty Mississippi River from Memphis to New Orleans on a traditional paddle steamer
  • - Explore the historic plantation homes at Oak Alley 
  • - Learn about the American Civil War in historic Vicksburg 
  • - Tour Sun Studios, the birthplace of rock ‘n’ roll, in Memphis 
  • - Experience everything Elvis on a tour of Graceland 
  • - Visit the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville + See an unforgettable stage show at the iconic Grand Ole Opry


  • - Return airport transfers* 
  • - Return international economy airfares from Australia to Nashville and New Orleans to Australia*
  • - Personally hosted from Australia by an experienced travel professional 
  • - 9 nights hotel accommodation 
  • - 7 nights on the American Queen steamboat 
  • - Specialist local guides at select destinations
  • - All transfers throughout the tour 
  • - Gratuities and tipping 
  • - Selected meals as per itinerary

Download our 2017 Escorted Escapes brochure or call us on 1300 722 079!
*Travel restrictions & conditions apply. Prices are correct as at 1 Jun 17 & are subject to change. Quoted prices are on sale until 8 weeks prior to each departure date or until sold out prior. Prices are per person twin share and are subject to availability. Prices shown are for payments made by cash in store and are fully inclusive of taxes, levies, government charges and other applicable fees. Payments made by credit card will incur a surcharge. Visa information is based on Australian Passport holders. Where a visa is required the cost is included in the trip price (Australian passport holders only). Arrival and departure transfers included up to the return value of $100 pp. If costs between your home and your departure city (Brisb, Syd, Melb, Adl) exceeds this you can either choose to pay the difference or have the $100 pp refunded and make your own arrangements to and from your departure airport. Participants must be a minimum of 18 years of age. All cruises are based on lead-in inside cabin twin share. All Escorted Escapes are subject to minimum passengers booking, paying and travelling together. Escape Travel reserves the right to cancel the tour should the numbers travelling not meet the required minimum. Should this occur a full refund will be provided. Please ask your Escape Travel consultant for further details.

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19-days Music & the Mississippi, America's Deep South from $11,995*
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