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Smoky Mountains Fall Foliage, Memphis, New Orleans & Nashville

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A 8-Day Great Train Escapes tour starting from $2,299.00

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Pricing is based on double occupancy, per person rate of $2299. Triple Occupancy and Single Occupancy Rates are also available at $2219 and $2898, respectively. 

All prices are per person, double occupancy, subject to availability and are quoted in U.S. Dollars. These pages are not endorsed or supported by the tour operator in any way. All information presented is based on promotional material provided by the tour operator. All prices, itineraries, accommodations and dates are subject to change without notice and at any time by the tour operators. Availability is limited and must be reconfirmed at time of booking. The prices on this website are not guaranteed. We are not responsible for errors, omissions, or changes in pricing. Please call us toll free at 1-800-942-3301 to confirm availability and pricing.

Escorted Tour Highlights

Countries Visited:

Fall Foliage, United States

Cities Visited:

New Orleans, Memphis, Nashville, Smoky Mountains


Sightseeing Highlights

  • Sightseeing in Nashville including the Country Music Hall of Fame, RCA Studios and Studio B
  • Reserved seats at the Grand Ole Opry
  • Sightseeing tours in Memphis including Beale Street and Graceland
  • Sightseeing in New Orleans including the New Orleans Cooking School and a paddlewheel cruise on the Mississippi
  • Sightseeing in the Smoky Mountains
  • Fully escorted and narrated so you won't miss a thing!

Overview

Enjoy a trip that takes you along, and through, the Great Smoky Mountains. Partake in sightseeing tours through Nashville, New Orleans, and even specific locations in the Smoky Mountains themselves. With plenty of time to see around, this rail tour will take you from location to location in great comfort.


Smoky Mountains Fall Foliage, Memphis, New Orleans & Nashville All meals are included as indicated B, L, D, R (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner, R=Reception)

Day 1
Arrive in New Orleans
Step back in time for a cultural getaway to the "Jazz Capital of the World" - New Orleans! This soulful city abounds with rich history, mouth-watering Cajun and Creole cuisine, and fun. Upon arrival, transfer to your lovely hotel for the next two nights. (meals on own)

Day 2
New Orleans
Enjoy a tour of New Orleans along historic Esplanade Avenue. See St. Louis Cemetery #3, which opened in 1854 and features some of the most elaborate crypts found in New Orleans' cemeteries. Tonight, roll up your sleeves and prepare to discover how to cook New Orleans-style! During a unique cooking demonstration at the New Orleans School of Cooking, your chef will indulge you in everything that Louisiana cuisine has to offer. By your visits end, you'll actually make your own bread pudding dessert!
(B, D)

Day 3
New Orleans to Memphis
Travel north today en route to Memphis, the birthplace of the Blues, Rock 'n' Roll and Soul. Upon arrival, immerse yourself in Memphis' energetic musical scene as you feast on southern cuisine on world-famous Beale Street.
(B, D)

Day 4
Memphis Sightseeing
This morning, see the famous Peabody Duck March, which began in the 1930s, when the general manager placed his live hunting decoys in his lobby fountain and started a tradition. Today the Peabody Ducks have become a world-famous symbol for The Peabody and for Memphis hospitality. Every day at precisely 11 a.m., the ducks arrive marching on their own red carpet to John Philip Sousa's "King Cotton March." The fanfare repeats at 5 p.m. when they retire to their penthouse pond. Throngs of spectators gather daily in the mornings and evenings to witness this charming tradition in the spectacular Grand Lobby of The Peabody Hotel. Then, don your blue suede shoes when you visit Graceland, the palatial home of Elvis Presley. Enter Elvis' 14-acre estate and visit his home, original business office, trophy building and the Meditation Garden, where Elvis and members of his family have been laid to rest. The rest of your evening is free to enjoy this city's vast musical offerings on your own. Dance to the live music that may fill the open air or spend the evening exploring Beale Street's vibrant musical clubs!
(B)

Day 5
Memphis-Nashville
In the morning after breakfast, continue on to the "Music Capital of the World," Nashville! This evening, take your reserved seat at the renowned "Grand Ole Opry." What began as a building where a local radio broadcast show aired once a week in 1925 has grown to become an entertainment complex that attracts music fans from all over the world. This evening, take your reserved seat at the renowned "Grand Ole Opry." What began as a building where a local radio broadcast show aired once a week in 1925 has grown to become an entertainment complex that attracts music fans from all over the world.
(B)

Day 6
Nashville-the Smoky Mountains
After breakfast tour the County Music Hall of Fame, RCA Studios and Studio B before heading south to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. The Great Smoky Mountains are among the oldest mountains in the world, formed perhaps 200-300 million years ago with elevations in the park ranging from 875 to 6,643 feet. Overnight in Gatlinburg.
(B)

Day 7
Fall Colors in the Great Smoky National Park and Railroad
In the morning, after breakfast, we depart the hotel for a ride on The Great Smoky Mountain Railroad. Travel through Nantaha Gorge along the Tennessee River with highlights like Horseshoe Curve and Fontana Lake Trestle.
(B, D)

Day 8
Tennessee-Home
In the morning, after breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight back home, full of experiences that will have you humming and smiling long after you return.
(B)

All prices are per person, double occupancy, subject to availability and are quoted in U.S. Dollars. These pages are not endorsed or supported by the tour operator in any way. All information presented is based on promotional material provided by the tour operator. All prices, itineraries, accommodations and dates are subject to change without notice and at any time by the tour operators. Availability is limited and must be reconfirmed at time of booking. The prices on this website are not guaranteed. We are not responsible for errors, omissions, or changes in pricing. Please call us toll free at 1-800-942-3301 to confirm availability and pricing.

Great Train Escapes

  • 2 nights in the Great Smoky Mountains including a scenic ride on the Great Smoky Mountain Railway
  • 2 nights in New Orleans' French Quarter
  • 2 nights in downtown Memphis
  • 1 night Gaylord Opryland Resort, Nashville
  • Reserved seats at the Grand Ole Opry
  • 7 breakfasts and 3 dinners


All prices are per person, double occupancy, subject to availability and are quoted in U.S. Dollars. These pages are not endorsed or supported by the tour operator in any way. All information presented is based on promotional material provided by the tour operator. All prices, itineraries, accommodations and dates are subject to change without notice and at any time by the tour operators. Availability is limited and must be reconfirmed at time of booking. The prices on this website are not guaranteed. We are not responsible for errors, omissions, or changes in pricing. Please call us toll free at 1-800-942-3301 to confirm availability and pricing.

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