12 days in New Orleans, Nashville & Atlanta Itinerary

12 days in New Orleans, Nashville & Atlanta Itinerary

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New Orleans
— 3 nights
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Nashville
— 3 nights
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Atlanta
— 4 nights

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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Explore hidden gems such as Whitney Plantation and Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve. Popular historic sites such as Garden District and St. Louis Cathedral are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, stop by Frenchmen Street, shop like a local with Jamie Hayes Gallery, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the New Orleans itinerary site.

London, UK to New Orleans is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from London to New Orleans. When traveling from London in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in New Orleans, with highs around 33°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in New Orleans

Nature · Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

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The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation
Garden District ©
Garden District

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Nashville

Nashville ©

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Nelson's Green Brier Distillery, then see the interesting displays at Lane Motor Museum, and finally learn about winemaking at Arrington Vineyards. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Frist Art Museum, stop by Hatch Show Print, then browse the exhibits of Lotz House Museum, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Radnor Lake State Park.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Nashville trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Nashville takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New Orleans in September, expect colder with lows of 19°C in Nashville. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Lane Motor Museum ©
Lane Motor Museum
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park ©
Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park

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Atlanta

Atlanta ©

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Get in touch with nature at Stone Mountain Park and Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park. You'll discover tucked-away gems like National Center for Civil and Human Rights and Centennial Olympic Park. Explore Atlanta's surroundings by going to Cottage Vineyard and Winery (in Cleveland), Hansel and Gretel Candy Kitchen (in Helen) and Vogel State Park (in Blairsville). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Booth Western Art Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta, appreciate the extensive heritage of Silver Comet Trail, and get curious at Tellus Science Museum.

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Traveling by flight from Nashville to Atlanta takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in September, and nighttime lows around 22°C. On the 19th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Stone Mountain Park ©
Stone Mountain Park
Booth Western Art Museum ©
Booth Western Art Museum
National Center for Civil and Human Rights ©
National Center for Civil and Human Rights

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