15 days in Atlanta, Memphis & New Orleans Itinerary

15 days in Atlanta, Memphis & New Orleans Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip itinerary maker

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

15 days in Atlanta, Memphis & New Orleans Itinerary

Start: Glasgow
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Atlanta
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Memphis
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
New Orleans
— 6 nights
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Glasgow

4
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Panorama Orchards & Farm Market, Margaret Mitchell House, Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site, and other attractions. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Atlanta Botanical Garden.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Atlanta trip planner.

Glasgow, UK to Atlanta is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Glasgow to Atlanta. Traveling from Glasgow in September, expect nights in Atlanta to be a bit warmer, around 22°C, while days are much hotter, around 34°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Atlanta

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Panorama Orchards & Farm Market
Highlights from your plan
Swan House ©
Swan House
Panorama Orchards & Farm Market ©
Panorama Orchards & Farm Market

3
nights
Memphis

Memphis ©
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.
Main Street Trolley has been added to your itinerary. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Sun Studio., stop by Center For Southern Folklore, and pause for some photo ops at National Civil Rights Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Memphis trip planner.

You can fly from Atlanta to Memphis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Atlanta to Memphis. In September, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 22°C. On the 13th (Thu), you'll travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Memphis

Transportation Tours Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio
Center for Southern Folklore ©
Center for Southern Folklore

6
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Oak Alley Plantation and Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site. Explore New Orleans' surroundings by going to Houmas House Plantation and Gardens (in Darrow) and Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Slidell). The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, stroll through New Orleans City Park, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Lafayette Cemetery No.1.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our New Orleans trip itinerary website .

Traveling by flight from Memphis to New Orleans takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Memphis in September, expect a bit warmer with lows of 33°C in New Orleans. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Parks Tours

Side Trips

Vacherie, Nature & Wildlife Tours, Houmas House Plantation and Gardens
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter

Similar Plans

17 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in New Orleans BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in Atlanta BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 32 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 30 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in United States BY A USER FROM INDIA July, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 19 days in Memphis & Florida BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 57 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 20 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 48 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans