11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Nashville
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Clarksdale
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Vicksburg
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Lafayette
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: London

2
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Lotz House Museum, then examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, then catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, and finally get your game on at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill).

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Nashville day trip planning tool .

London, UK to Nashville is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from London to Nashville. Traveling from London in September, expect Nashville to be somewhat warmer, temps between 34°C and 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Clarksdale.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville

1
night
Clarksdale

Clarksdale ©
Clarksdale is a city in Coahoma County, Mississippi, and seat of the county. On the 28th (Sat), take an in-depth tour of Emmett Till museum Interpretive Center, examine the collection at The Delta Blues Museum, then view the masterpieces at Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Stan Streets Hambone Art Gallery.

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You can drive from Nashville to Clarksdale in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. In September in Clarksdale, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Vicksburg.

Things to do in Clarksdale

Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Emmett Till museum Interpretive Center
Highlights from your plan
Emmett Till museum Interpretive Center ©
The Delta Blues Museum ©
The Delta Blues Museum
Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art ©
Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art

1
night
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of U.S.S. Cairo Museum, then cruise along Vicksburg Campaign Trail, then witness the site of a historic battle at Vicksburg National Military Park, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Trinity.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Vicksburg road trip website .

Traveling by car from Clarksdale to Vicksburg takes 3 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Vicksburg can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Lafayette.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Scenic Drive Outdoors Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
The Church of the Holy Trinity ©
The Church of the Holy Trinity

2
nights
Lafayette

Lafayette ©
Lafayette is a city located along the Vermilion River in southwestern Louisiana. On the 30th (Mon), ponder the world of politics at City of Crowley, steep yourself in history at Acadian Village, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Vermilionville, and finally explore the activities along Lake Martin. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St Martin de Tours, snap pictures at Louisiana Airborne Memorial Bridge and Monument, shop like a local with Sans Souci Fine Crafts Gallery, then don't miss a visit to Le Vieux Village de Poste des Opelousas, and finally stroll the grounds of Cathedral of St John the Evangelist.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Lafayette online tour itinerary maker .

Drive from Vicksburg to Lafayette in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Lafayette can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in Lafayette

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Lake Martin, Church of St Martin de Tours, Le Vieux Village de Poste des Opelousas, City of Crowley
Highlights from your plan
Vermilionville ©
Vermilionville
Acadian Village ©
Acadian Village
City of Crowley ©
City of Crowley

4
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Garden District, hunt for treasures at Frenchmen Street, and stroll around New Orleans City Park.

Before you visit New Orleans, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Lafayette to New Orleans in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Lafayette in October, you will find days in New Orleans are little chillier (22°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District

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