15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Austin
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Memphis
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Nashville
— 3 nights
Fly:  12​h 30​min
End: London

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: examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, stroll through New Orleans City Park, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read New Orleans tour builder tool .

London, UK to New Orleans is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from London to New Orleans, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in May, expect nights in New Orleans to be warmer, around 24°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Austin.

Things to do in New Orleans

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

4
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Venture out of the city with trips to San Antonio (The Alamo, The San Antonio River Walk, & more). There's much more to do: get a sense of history and politics at Texas State Capitol, get engrossed in the history at LBJ Presidential Library, get a new perspective on nature at Texas Memorial Museum, and explore the world behind art at Elisabet Ney Museum.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Austin journey planner.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Austin takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from New Orleans in May: highs in Austin hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

San Antonio
Highlights from your plan
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, don't miss a visit to Graceland, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at The Peabody Ducks, then browse the exhibits of National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, then admire the masterpieces at Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art, and finally admire nature's wide array of creatures at Memphis Zoo.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Memphis sightseeing planner .

Fly from Austin to Memphis in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Austin in May, expect nights in Memphis to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are little chillier, around 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Graceland ©
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

3
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.
Nashville is known for nightlife, museums, historic sites, parks, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting, get engrossed in the history at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe, steep yourself in history at Lotz House Museum, and see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Nashville day trip site .

Getting from Memphis to Nashville by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Nashville can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nashville

Tours Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill) ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry

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