Majestic Mississippi & More
Start in Memphis, Tennessee, home of Blues, Soul and Rock 'n' Roll where B.B King, Elvis Presley and Johnny Cash recorded at the legendary Sun Studio. On this road trip you will learn about the deep south's and Mississippi's musical history, the American Civil War while incorporating a few days of relaxation on the beaches of the Gulf Coast. Visit Elvis Presley's former home, Graceland in Memphis and his birth place in Tupelo, Mississippi. Follow the picturesque Natchez Trace Parkway to Jackson, the capital city of Mississippi where you can visit the country best baseball museum and the Fondren Art District for its funky, hip vibe. Incorporate a stay in Louisiana's New Orleans to sample the delicious cuisine and soak up the atmosphere in the French Quarter of this lively city. Follow the Mississippi River through Louisiana's Plantation Country to Natchez, the oldest permanent settlement on the River. Soak up American Civil War history at Vicksburg National Military Park.