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Memphis, New Orleans & Western Caribbean Cruise

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Price per person
from £1,988

Check availability and prices for your preferred airport below. To book, please call our travel specialists on 0330 058 8241

Key inclusions

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • 15 days

  • Southern USA

  • Ocean cruises

Mix together Memphis' musical roots, New Orleans' folklore and a stirring railroad trip through the Louisianan swamplands. Then head south to the sparkling turquoise waters, coral reefs and white sandy beaches of the Caribbean. The perfect ingredients for a truly memorable holiday.

At a glance

  • Memphis Visit Graceland, home of Elvis Presley, and the Civil Rights Museum.
  • Amtrak® train to New Orleans Watch the sleepy Louisianan towns glide by and look out for alligators in the Bayou swamps.
  • New Orleans Explore the city's famous French Quarter and the colonial mansions of the Garden District.
  • Montego Bay
  • Grand Cayman
  • Cozumel

What's included

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • Services of a local representative
  • Accommodation
  • Selected meals
  • All airport and port taxes
Private home pick-up service

Our private home pick-up service is included up to 50 miles to your departure airport. Your driver will happily load and unload your luggage, and drive you to your departure terminal. At the close of your trip, you'll be welcomed by your driver in the arrivals hall and returned home again. A supplement is payable per mile over 50 miles.

Read more about our private home pick-up service.

Customer Reviews

A jam packed holiday...always interesting with something new to see...

4th October 2017
Trusted Customer

A jam packed holiday...always interesting with something new to see and do!

It was very enjoyable and plenty to do. Some fantastic...

4th September 2017
Mr Trevor Warry

It was very enjoyable and plenty to do. Some fantastic experiences

Flights aside the holiday was very enjoyable the Amtrak train...

30th May 2017
Trusted Customer

Flights aside the holiday was very enjoyable the Amtrak train was an experience soooooo slow 11 hours to get from Memphis to New Orleans

OK with a few reservations....

18th March 2017
Ms Barbara Johnson

OK with a few reservations.

Multiple itineraries are available

This itinerary changes on some dates - select your preferred departure date to see the details.


Overview

Mix together Memphis' musical roots, New Orleans' folklore and a stirring railroad trip through the Louisianan swamplands. Then head south to the sparkling turquoise waters, coral reefs and white sandy beaches of the Caribbean. The perfect ingredients for a truly memorable holiday.

Total meals included:

  • 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 6 dinners

UK - Memphis

Day
1

Fly to Memphis and transfer to your hotel for three nights.

Welcome to Memphis! Your Tour Director is on hand late this afternoon to answer any questions.

Memphis

Day
2

Enjoy an included visit to 'GRACELAND', the legendary home of Elvis Presely. See Elvis' two custom designed planes. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore Memphis, buit on the Mississippi River, well known for the influential strains of blues, soul and rock 'n' roll. Visit the Downtown area to experience the sound of Jazz along Beale Street or the Lorraine Motel not the Civil Rights Museum, where Martin Luther King was assassinated.

Memphis

Day
3

Today is a free day to discover Memphis.

Memphis - New Orleans

Day
4

You will be transferred to Memphis Central Station to your AMTRAK journey to New Orleans, the birthplace of jazz and the home of Mardi Gras. On arrival in New Orleans, transfer to your hotel for three nights. Our local rep will help you make the most of your stay in New Orleans.

New Orleans

Day
5

Make the most of two days to explore the lively, colourful city and bithplace of jazz, New Orleans. A city where French, African and American cultures come together, it embodies the spirit of Mardi Gras, the fiery festival known for its street parties and wild costumed parades. Why not take an optional city tour to see the French Quarter, including St Louis Catherdial, Jackson Square and Bourbon Street and the Garden District, to admire its stately mansions.

New Orleans

Day
6

Today is a free day to discover New Orleans.

New Orleans (Embarkation)

Day
7

Today you will be transferred to your cruise ship Carnival Drean for embarkation.

At Sea

Day
8

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

At Sea

Day
9

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Monetgo Bay

Day
10

Arrive in Montego Bay, home to the gorgeous white-sand beaches and surrounded by mangrove wetlands, nestled at the base of lush green mountains that rise well over 7,000 feet. Known as 'Mo' Bay to the locals and Jamaicas's second largest city, Montego Bay is unmatched in its beauty of breathtaking tropical beaches and impressive coral bordering the turquoise waters of the Caribbean sea.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Grand Cayman

Day
11

Sip cocktails on the seven - mile soft white - sand beach of the Grand Cayman. enjoy the sparkling turquoise waters, colourful marine life and vibrant coral reefs on this stunning Caribbean island.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Cozumel

Day
12

Cozumel is one of the best diving spots in the world and home to some of the best reefs in the world. Take a gentle walk along the windswept shores of the natureal beaches, visit a Mayan archaeological site or Chankanaab National Park to meet the Bottlenosed dolphins.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

At Sea

Day
13

Meals included:

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

New Orleans - (Disembarkation)

Day
14

After breakfast, disembark your ship and transfer to the airport for your flight to the UK.

Meals included:

  • Breakfast

Home landing in the UK

Day
15

Things to note

A visa is required to travel on this holiday. Please refer to www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice prior to departure for the latest requirements and how to apply. 

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