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If you’re planning to travel before May 2021, book by September 30th and we’ll give you the flexibility to cancel your trip and receive a full refund up to 7 days before you travel. See our flexibility promise for full details, as well as conditions for trips departing after this timeframe.
Our specialists advise on the best months to visit the Deep South, including information about climate, events and festivals.
Practical tips for traveling to the Deep South, from social protocols to guidance on money matters, with a link to the latest government travel advice.
Our detailed brochures feature trip ideas and travel experiences recommended by our specialists.
Written by our specialists from the viewpoint of their own travels, these guides will help you decide on the shape of your own trip to the Deep South. Aiming to inspire and inform, we share our recommendations for how to appreciate the Deep South at its best.
Juxtaposing extreme wealth and stark poverty, the Deep South’s plantations shine a light on the region’s past. US specialist Carla shares her recommendations on which plantations to visit for a thorough grounding in the Deep South’s history.
There’s more to the Deep South than the food, music and culture of Louisiana and Tennessee. US specialist Molly ventured farther east to the less-visited states of Georgia, and North and South Carolina. Here, you can balance historical cities with beach relaxation and mountain scenery.
Your guide to exploring the Deep South along the Mississippi River. Sample gumbo in New Orleans, examine the history of slavery at plantations, pay tribute to the King in Memphis and get a behind-the-scenes look at country music’s most storied stage.
Different to anywhere else in America, the Deep South offers a varied trip focused around music, food, history and a mix of cultures. Specialist Alice shares experiences that can uncover a little more of the region and elevate your trip.
From a steaming bowl of belly-warming seafood gumbo to a creamy-sweet praline studded with pecans to a plate of oyster Rockefeller at Antoine’s — US specialist Natalie introduces you to the distinctive culinary pleasures of New Orleans.
The birthplace of jazz, blues, rock ’n’ roll, soul and country music, the Deep South is the US’s undisputed music capital. US specialist Natalie shares her ideas for exploring the region’s musical heritage on your vacation to New Orleans, Memphis and Nashville.