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Escorted Rhythms of the Deep South with Barbados, New Orleans, Memphis & Nashville


19 March 2025


£4499 pp

Azamara Journey

20 Nights

3 Night Barbados Beach Resort Stay

7 Night Escorted Tour of New Orleans, Memphis & Nashville

Return Flights & All Overseas Transfers

Holiday Itinerary

Day 1     Fly from the UK to Barbados

On arrival transfer to your hotel for a 3 night stay

Day 2     Barbados Hotel Stay

Day 3     Barbados Hotel Stay

Day 4     Bridgetown, Barbados - Embark Azamara Journey

Day 5     Castries, St. Lucia

Day 6     Roseau, Dominica

Day 7     St. Johns, Antigua

Day 8     Philipsburg, St. Maarten

Day 9     Virgin Gorda, BVI

Day 10   San Juan, Puerto Rico

Day 11   Cruising

Day 12   Cruising

Day 13   Miami, Florida - Disembark Azamara Journey & Transfer to the airport for your flight

Day 14   New Orleans - Plantations & Bayou Tour

Experience a different side of the Big Easy as you tour the plantations and learn about the sinister history.  Learn about the fascinating lives of the plantations Creole men & women.  You'll have a chance to hop onto a swamp boat to glide through the nesting grounds of the local alligators.

Day 15   New Orleans - Jazz Cruise & Dinner

Glide down the Mississippi River on an original steamboat.  You will be rewarded with breathtaking views of New Orleans' skyline as you enjoy the smooth jazz classics being played onboard.  There will be a buffet of classic New Orleans cuisine to nibble as you sail, as well as a museum onboard where you can learn all about the history of the Natchez Steamboat.

Day 16   New Orleans to Memphis - BB King Museum

After breakfast, start your journey to Memphis.  En route, stop at the BB King Museum and learn about the legend himself and the impact he had on music.

Day 17   Memphis - Graceland Tour & BBQ Dinner Experience

Make the ultimate rock 'n' roll pilgrimage to Graceland - home of Elvis Presley.  Follow in his footsteps as you explore where Elvis lived, relaxed and spent time with his family with an audio guide retelling stories from his past.

You will have the chance to wander other parts of the 14-acre site, finishing in the meditation garden where Elvis and members of the family have been laid to rest.

This evening you will enjoy an authentic Memphis BBQ dinner experience.  This will usually feature smoked pork, served in 2 forms either pulled or ribs.  The meat will have been coated in  the famous 'dry rub' before cooking and served with Memphis Barbeque Sauce on the side.

Day 18   Memphis to Nashville - Jack Daniels Distillery

Today you will transfer to the home of country music, Nashville, but on the way you will make an iconic stop at the Jack Daniels Distillery.  You'll get a behind-the-scenes glimpse into Jack's whiskey making process, followed by a tasting at the Barrelhouse.  

Day 19   Nashville - Country Music Hall of Fame & Grand Ole Opry Backstage Tour

The Country Music Hall of Fame is a must for all fans of Country and Western music.  Here, the story of Country music is brought to life in many permanent collections such as the Moving Image Collection, Bob Pinson Recorded Sound Collection & the Songwriters Theatre.  History is brought to life as you hear the voices of artists such as Vince Gill, Charlie Daniels & Dolly Parton.

Go behind the curtain & walk in the footsteps of countless country music stars at the world renowned Grand Ole Opry.  Get an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at this incredible venue that made country music what it is today.

Day 20   Fly from Nashville to the UK

Today you will transfer from your hotel to the airport for your flight back to the UK

Holiday Highlights

Onboard Inclusions

Luxury boutique hotel at sea.
Select Beverages Included - wines, beers, spirits, soft drinks & teas & coffees
Gratuities Included
Cultural events - Including Azamazing Evening Event
Top-tier dining
Personalised service
Seven restaurants
Spacious pool area
World-class entertainment


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Veranda Stateroom from £4799 pp

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