Music, Mountains & Monuments Westbound

18-to-Thirtysomethings, New York City to New Orleans

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Tour description provided by G Adventures

Culture vultures, get ready to take flight on an incredible tour of American capitals – business, political, and musical. From Manhattan, follow the trail of independence to Washington, DC. And we dare you to try to stop your boots from shufflin' in the music meccas of Memphis, Nashville, and New Orleans.

What’s included

  • Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Entrance fees to all national parks and national monuments with hiking and walking excursions
  • Orientation to Washington DC
  • Self-inflating mattresses and dome tents
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities


  • Feel the beat in memphis and nashville
  • Drive through the picturesque appalachian mountains
  • Explore monuments in washington dc
  • See the sights of new york city


New York City Arrive at any time. Consider arriving a few days early to see more of this famous city.
New York City/Washington DC Spend the morning exploring one of the Big Apple, then arrive to the US capital in time to wander the monuments by moonlight.
Washington DC Enjoy a free day to explore.
Washington DC/Appalachia Continue through Shenandoah National Park, a truly beautiful, historic national treasure.
Appalachia/Nashville Drive through the Appalachian Mountains. Travel to the country music capital of the world.
Nashville/Memphis Explore the vibrant cultural and musical melting pot of Memphis. Take an optional tour of Graceland, opt to relive history at the National Civil Rights Museum, or tour the Rock 'n' Soul Museum. Head to Beale Street at night for great food and live music.
Memphis/New Orleans Crank up the jazz and drive into the home of Mardi Gras. Trip ends upon arrival to New Orleans. Opt to explore the French Quarter, and join the revellers on Bourbon Street till the early hours.