15 days in Atlanta, Memphis & New Orleans Itinerary

15 days in Atlanta, Memphis & New Orleans Itinerary

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Atlanta
— 4 nights
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Memphis
— 3 nights
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New Orleans
— 6 nights
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Atlanta

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Atlanta: Monastery of the Holy Spirit (in Conyers), Booth Western Art Museum (in Cartersville) and Build an Ark Animal Rescue (in Ellijay). The adventure continues: observe the fascinating underwater world at Georgia Aquarium, awaken your taste buds at VIP Southern Tours, sample the fine beverages at Dalton Distillery, and admire the masterpieces at National Center for Civil and Human Rights.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Atlanta vacation site.

Milan, Italy to Atlanta is an approximately 13-hour flight. Traveling from Milan to Atlanta, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Milan, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Atlanta, ranging from highs of 21°C to lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Atlanta

Tours · Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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Memphis

Birthplace of Rock 'n' Roll

The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
When in Memphis, make a side trip to see Horseshoe Tunica in Tunica, approximately Tunica away. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Graceland, contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, explore the world behind art at Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Beale Street.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Memphis trip site.

You can fly from Atlanta to Memphis in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Atlanta to Memphis. In March, daytime highs in Memphis are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games

Side Trip

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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.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, examine the collection at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, walk around New Orleans City Park, and get to know the resident critters at Audubon Zoo.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the New Orleans journey builder website.

You can drive from Memphis to New Orleans in 7 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. Traveling from Memphis in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in New Orleans, with lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods