Southern Grandeur: Civil War Saga, Memphis - New Orleans

Southern Grandeur
  • River Cruise

Begin your journey in Memphis with an included overnight hotel stay. Stroll Beale Street, known for its significance in the world of blues, or walk through the National Civil Rights Museum. Board the American Queen and sail to Terrene Landing in the Mississippi Delta, a region that has provided inspiration to southern writers and musicians for centuries. Next, explore Vicksburg on an included Premium Shore Excursion that journeys through crucial Civil War battlegrounds, tours the ironclad riverboat USS Cairo, and visits the National Cemetery, which holds the largest amount of Civil War burials in the country. In Natchez, a quintessential southern town full of antebellum architecture, see one of the oldest post-European settlements in the Lower Mississippi River Valley. Visit Baton Rouge, Louisiana’s capital and home to the USS Kidd, a retired WWII destroyer. Explore St. Francisville, a quaint but influential town celebrated for its more than 140 buildings and plantation homes on the National Register of Historic Places. Before disembarking in New Orleans, visit the Nottoway Plantation Home, the largest antebellum mansion in the South.

Cost:
From $2,399 per person, double occupancy

Travel Company:
Go Next
877-333-0449

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