USA: Miami to Dallas Road Trip

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Wanna tick the dreamiest cities of the south off your list? This mighty road trip takes you from Diagon Alley to Dallas (the Universal Studios version, that is!), with a generous dose of country music, iconic Elvis Presley spots and juicy jazz cafe vibes along the way. Learning about Civil Rights, space travel and much more, you’ll be utterly flawed by the ma...
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Overview

Trip type
Group Tour
Lodging level
Standard - 3 star
Physical level
Wheelchair Accessible
Trip pace
Balanced schedule

What's this trip about?

    Wanna tick the dreamiest cities of the south off your list? This mighty road trip takes you from Diagon Alley to Dallas (the Universal Studios version, that is!), with a generous dose of country music, iconic Elvis Presley spots and juicy jazz cafe vibes along the way. Learning about Civil Rights, space travel and much more, you’ll be utterly flawed by the majestic culture, scenery and seriously good steakhouses.

Details

Itinerary focusOff the Beaten Path
Group sizeGroup - max of 40 people
Age range18 to 35 years
Flights and transportN/A
Start CityMiami (FL)
End CityFort Worth

Travel Themes

  • 50 plus
  • Cultural

Destinations

  • North America
  • United States

Attractions

  • Dallas
  • Houston
  • Memphis
  • Miami
  • Nashville
  • New Orleans
  • Savannah

Activities

  • Culture

Itinerary

Travel Map

Day 1: Miami to Orlando

Welcome to the American road trip of your lifetime. Today you’ll meet your fellow roadies for a brief tour of our starting point – Miami – before we hit the coach and make way for our first destination: Orlando. Orlando, here we go. We'll hit the hay tonight, ready for a star-studded day tomorrow.

Grand Hotel Orlando (or similar)

Dinner

Day 2: Orlando

Today is your opportunity to visit the epic Universal Studios, where you can visit Diagon Alley, splash around in the vast water park or visit the islands of adventure. There's something for everyone in this dizzying spectacle of rides, film and entertainment.

Grand Hotel Orlando (or similar)

Breakfast

Day 3: Orlando to Augusta via Savannah

You can leave your Mickey ears on, but we're on the move again today... Our stop-off for today is Savannah, known for its cathedrals and majestic water fountains. Keep your eyes peeled for horse-drawn carriages as we check out the pretty parks. Augusta is home to the ...

Day 4: Augusta to Nashville

Today we'll head from the home of golf (and the boyhood home of former president Woodrow Wilson) to the home of country music. All in a day's work... Pull those boots out. Home to some of the musical greats, this city also played a crucial role in the civil rights mov...

Day 5: Nashville

Today is yours to explore Nashville. Truly a musical paradise, a tour around the Country Music Hall of Fame will give us the lowdown on this city's musical past.

Comfort Inn Stadium (or similar)

Breakfast

Day 6: Nashville to Memphis

Sorry Nash, but we gotta dash. Next up, it's the home of the King himself... Welcome to Memphis. Here you'll have a free afternoon to explore, but we have plenty of optional activities for you to choose from. Memphis is the home of Elvis Presley, and you'll have the c...

Day 7: Memphis to New Orleans

Speaking of 'a little more action', it's time for us to head to our next destination - New Orleans. The love-child of French & Caribbean culture, New Orleans will steal our hearts as soon as we arrive. We'll check out the French quarter and jam in Jackson Square b...

Day 8: New Orleans

New Orleans, baby... You have the whole of today to soak up the sounds, smells and songs of a truly soulful city. How about an airboat swamp tour out on the Mississippi?

La Quinta Inn and Suites New Orleans Downtown (or similar)

Breakfast

Day 9: New Orleans to Houston

Bidding farewell to New Orleans, it's time to make our way to Texas' largest city, Houston. With huge belt buckles & portion sizes to match, Houston city certainly lives up to its larger-than-life reputation. After we arrive and check in to our hotel, your Trip Ma...

Day 10: Houston to Dallas/Forth Worth

Houston, we have a... great day ahead of us today, starting out with a tour of the NASA Space Centre. (Would you believe us if we said it was out of this world?) After that, we'll hit the road once again, this time with Dallas in our sights. Here in Dallas/Fort Worth,...

Day 11: Dallas/Forth Worth

Today you're mostly free to explore Dallas however you like, but first, your Trip Manager will take you on an orientation tour, which includes the Dealey Plaza, The Arts District and the Dallas Reunion Tower.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Fort Worth Downtown (or Similar)

Breakfast

Day 12: End Dallas/Fort Worth

And it's here in Dallas that our USA adventure comes to an end. We've laughed, we've been amazed, we've sang along to more Dolly Parton hits than we thought possible. Now it's time to start dreaming about the next one.

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Price per day$197
Last Updated: 7/12/2024
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Accommodation

Grand Hotel Orlando (or similar) A conveniently located hotel Comfort Inn Stadium (or similar) Crowne Plaza Memphis Downtown (or similar) La Quinta Inn and Suites New Orleans Downtown (or similar) Holiday Inn Houston Downtown (or similar) Holiday Inn Express & Suites Fort Worth Downtown (or Similar),
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Meals Included
  • 4 Dinner (D)
  • 11 Breakfast (B)
Age Requirements
18 to 35 years
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Trip ID
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