18-to-Thirtysomethings: New York to New Orleans Road Trip (NUYN)
Trip Style: Information Not available
Service Level: Camping
Physical Demands Rating: 1 - You'll have to walk around on your own, climb some stairs and carry your own bag. Easy does it.
Group Size: Max 22, avg 16.
Meals Included: 6 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 3 dinners
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Witness Detroits thriving art scene, Cool off in the picturesque Finger Lakes, Follow Kentuckys Bourbon Trail, Experience cowboy nightlife in Nashville, Explore New Orleans French Quarter
An epic East Coast experience awaits on this nine-day tour through bustling cities and stunning landscapes made by Mother Nature. Feel the mist of Niagara Falls on your face as you get up close to this natural wonder by boat, indulge in barbecue eats in Kentucky, and join the party on New Orleans Bourbon Street. Its a flexible itinerary that you can customize with unique experiences at every stop, turning this road trip into one that you can make all your own.
Call (800) 979-2266 for more information or to book today! Mention code 14266348
- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 3/31/2019
- 11 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||New York||Day 1 New York|
Arrive at any time. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Finger Lakes||Day 2 New York/Finger Lakes (1D)|
Take a hike to explore this beautiful Finger Lakes region on foot, rent a kayak or paddleboard, or just relax by the lake. Opt to taste wine from one of the local vineyards. Transport: Private Vehicle (5.00-6.00 hours)
|Day 3||Niagara Falls||Day 3 Finger Lakes/Niagara Falls (1B, 1L, 1D)|
An exciting adventure awaits in Niagara Falls. Feel the rushing waters of the falls taking the famous "Maid of the Mist Boat Tour." Return after darkness settles over the Niagara region and witness the Falls illuminated in a rainbow of colour! Included Activities: Taughannock Falls Visit Maid of the Mist Tour Transport: Private Vehicle (4.00 hour(s), 190km)
|Day 4||Detroit||Day 4 Niagara Falls/Detroit (1B, 1L)|
Stop in the city of Cleveland before continuing on to Detroit. Detroit is having a resurgence and is quickly transforming with new markets, distilleries, art galleries, and restaurants popping up. Enjoy a free afternoon to explore this up-and-coming destination. Transport: Private Vehicle (6.00-7.00 hours, 600km)
|Day 5||Chicago||Day 5 Detroit/Chicago (1B)|
Continue west to Chicago. Theres tons to do in the Windy City - walk along the river to Millennium Park, enjoy dazzling music, and stroll the boardwalk of the Navy Pier. Opt to ride to the top of the Willis (formerly Sears) Tower, or hit the town for a night out with the group. Transport: Private Vehicle (4.00-5.00 hours, 450km)
|Day 6||Chicago||Day 6 Chicago|
Enjoy a free day to explore Chicago.
|Day 7||Louisville||Day 7 Chicago/Louisville (1L, 1D)|
Follow the Kentucky Bourbon Trail to Louisville. Home of the Kentucky Derby, this city is a foodie haven filled with lively bars and farm-to-table restaurants. Enjoy a free afternoon to explore, and dont forget to indulge in some BBQ and bourbon. Transport: Private Vehicle (5.00-6.00 hours, 475km)
|Day 8||Nashville||Day 8 Louisville/Nashville (1B, 1L)|
Travel to the country music capital of the world. Opt to head out for live music and cowboy nightlife tonight. Transport: Private Vehicle (3.00-4.00 hours, 280km)
|Day 9||Nashville||Day 9 Nashville|
Enjoy a free day in Nashville. Opt to visit the Country Music Hall of Fame, Johnny Cash Museum, or take in live music along the "Honky Tonk Highway".
|Day 10||Memphis||Day 10 Nashville/Memphis (1B, 1L)|
In the afternoon, opt to walk in the footsteps of the King of Rock `n' Roll at Elvis Presley's home, Graceland. See how the legend lived and discover videos, pictures, stage costumes, and much more. Then hear the music in Memphis, Tennessee! Explore the birthplace of Rock n Roll, Home of Blues, and the starting point of soul. Music legends, including Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, and B.B. King, made their marks on Memphis. Opt to check out the National Civil Rights Museum, located where Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated. Transport: Private Vehicle (5.00 hour(s), 380km)
|Day 11||New Orleans||Day 11 Memphis/New Orleans (1B, 1L)|
We recommend spending extra time here if youd like to check out all of New Orleans sights and sounds; speak to your sales agent to book extra accommodation. Additional Notes: Please note this trip ends on arrival to New Orleans. If you wish to spend the night in the city, speak to your sales agent about booking post-accommodation. Included Activities: Departure Day (Activities) Transport: Private Vehicle (6.00-7.00 hours)
Local Flights: N/A
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Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered. Aboard expedition trips visits to research stations depend on final permission.
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