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Rhythms of the South by Motorhome

Rhythms of the South by Motorhome

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This tour takes in three iconic cities of American music: New Orleans, Memphis and Nashville. These cities whose music are the soundtracks of our lives. Most of the driving is city to city on easy to drive Interstate highways.

Remember that the earlier you book, the cheaper rental will be and the higher likelihood of securing the vehicle you would like.  

Day 1
(of motorhome rental after previous one night hotel stay upon arrival) 

After picking up your motorhome, it’s an easy 2½ hour Interstate drive into Alabama for your first night in the State Capital, Montgomery.

✪ 155 miles to Montgomery

★ Visit Jefferson Davis’ Confederate White House and Old Alabama Town

Day 2

Heading for New Orleans but you need a break. Mobile, Alabama, seems like a good place and the Shady Acres Campground will offer a warm welcome.

✪ 185 miles to Mobile

★ Visit the Battleships at Memorial Park and the once English Conde-Charlotte House

Day 3

Heading for the historic, gracious and unique city of New Orleans: the birthplace of jazz. You can walk from The French Quarter RV Park into the heart of New Orleans. Though the RV Park looks a little like a car park, it has full hookups and the Clubhouse is very ‘New Orleans’ with great facilities. The wonderful restaurants, the world famous music and nightlife for everyone might make you extend your stay here.

✪ 160 miles to the French Quarter, New Orleans

★ Visit Jackson Square, Basin Street and Audubon Park. Cruise the Mississippi aboard a paddle steamer

Day 4

North now into Elvis country. It’s a long ride to ‘Elvis Town’ so we are breaking the journey just south of Jackson, Mississippi – another State Capital and staying at The Swinging Bridge RV Park.

✪ 180 miles to Jackson

★ Visit The Old Capitol, Governors Mansion and the Capitol Building

Day 5

Leave the freeway traffic and take the very scenic Natchez Trace bound for Tupelo, Elvis Presley’s birthplace and home town to the age of thirteen, After a stop to visit, your campsite is at Barnes Crossing, just minutes north of the town.

✪ 160 miles to Tupelo

★ Visit Elvis’s birthplace and the museum dedicated to his life

Day 6

A couple of hours driving through the Holly Springs National Forest to Memphis. Where better to stay than within walking distance of Graceland, Elvis Presley’s home. The Memphis-Graceland RV Park & Campground is located on 19 acres just off Elvis Presley Boulevard behind Elvis Presley’s Heartbreak Hotel.

✪ 110 miles to Memphis

★  Visit Graceland of course but also the Civil Rights Museum in what was the Lorraine Motel where Martin Luther King was shot; Sun Studios and Beale Street immortalised by W.C. Handy blues

Day 7

To the home of Country Music and the city that saw Dolly Parton and a host of other great singers become international stars. Just north of Nashville is Goodlettsville and the Nashville Country RV Park and they organise tours through Grayline to major attractions such as the Grand Old Opry (Tues, Fri, Sat night), Country Music Hall of Fame and the Jack Daniels Distillery.

✪ 230 miles to Nashville

★ Visit the Grand Old Oprey, the Jack Daniels Distillery and much more on tours leaving from the campground gates

Day 8

Just over two hours to our last stop of this trip near Chattanooga. Raccoon Mountain RV Park & Campground is the closest campground to the area’s major attractions: Tennessee Aquarium, Lookout Mountain, Southern Belle Riverboat, IMAX Theatre, and downtown Chattanooga. Adjacent is Raccoon Mountain Caverns with 5½ miles of cave systems to explore.

✪ 140 miles to Chattanooga

★ Visit the Lookout Mountain battlefields aboard the ‘Incline Railway’. Explore the caves and caverns

Day 9 

Just over 2 hours/130 miles to drive to drop off your motorhome back in Atlanta.

Your holiday includes

  • Scheduled flights
  • UK & US Airport taxes
  • Accommodation – 8 nights motorhome rental, 1 night hotel
  • Exclusive travel documentation portfolio including personalised maps, itinerary and driver directions along with all applicable tickets and vouchers.

Travel Insurance

This is essential and not included. Should you need to purchase cover, we offer comprehensive cover at an additional cost. Please contact us for details.

Additional Experiences

Our holidays are completely tailored to suit you. We would be happy to help you choose from a vast array of additional experiences that will enhance your North America holiday adventure.

These might include:

  • City tours
  • Helicopter flights
  • Sporting event tickets
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Rafting
  • Horseback riding
  • Restaurant reservations

There are many more, often quite unique to your chosen destination so please do ask.

Just returned from a Deep South Holiday with your company and all the travel arrangements were excellent and all the hotels were first class.This is the second time we have used your company for an holiday and we would have no problems using you again

Robinson Party (Deep South)

We did the “Deep South” trip that included Tennessee, Mississippi and Louisiana and had a wonderful time. All the hotels were fine, but the Monmouth Plantation in Natchez was exceptional both for comfort and service. Make sure you stay there if in Natchez. Good night life particularly in Nashville and New Orleans.

Groves Party (Deep South)

Thanks for your help in planning our recent holiday in the Deep South. We particularly enjoyed the CNN HQ, the Civil Rights museum, the tour of Graceland, the Hall of Fame in Nashville the great musical city of New Orleans and so much more…

The Bush Party (Deep South)

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