Southern Adventure (Start New Orleans)

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Southern Adventure (Start New Orleans) - Contiki
Southern Adventure (Start New Orleans) - Contiki
16 reviews
New Orleans
+14 Destinations
Sun Belt
Los Angeles


  • Discover the diverse magic of the beautiful New Orleans
  • Visit Elvis Presley's Graceland & then explore Memphis
  • Learn about J.F. Kennedy's assassination in a Dallas
  • Admire the great Grand Canyon & drive along Route 66
  • Explore the vibrant nightlife of the iconic Las Vegas
Age range
18 to 35 year olds
Hotel, Lodge
Max Group Size
Train & Rail
Travel style
Discovery, Coach / Bus
Start in New Orleans and end in Los Angeles! With the discovery tour Southern Adventure (Start New Orleans), you have a 13 day tour package taking you from New Orleans to Los Angeles and through New Orleans, USA and 14 other destinations in USA. Southern Adventure (Start New Orleans) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.


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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive New Orleans
  2. Day 2: New Orleans to Memphis via Jackson
  3. Day 3: Memphis
  4. Day 4: Memphis to Dallas via Little Rock and Taxarkana
  5. Day 5: Dallas/Fort Worth
  6. Day 6: Dallas to Amarillo
  7. Day 7: Amarillo to Albuquerque via Santa Fe
  8. Day 8: Albuquerque to Durango
  9. Day 9: Durango to Grand Canyon via Monument Valley
  10. Day 10: Grand Canyon
  11. Day 11: Grand Canyon to Las Vegas via Route 66
  12. Day 12: Las Vegas
  13. Day 13: Las Vegas to Los Angeles

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Prepare for an adventure in this stunning destination with our travel guide.

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

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  • Flights

  • Insurance

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16 Reviews

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  • M
    Written on July 7, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Em and Jeff were absolutely Amazing any probably you hade she was more than happy to help and the trip ran smoothly from her expertise And her knowledge of the place we visited was exceptional

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  • J
    Written on July 7, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Em was absolutely amazing! She had excellent recommendations, was always available and she hung out with us! She wasn't just our tour leader she was much more she became our friend. Em provided me with memories that will last a life time and I can’t thank... Read more

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  • Southern Adventure (Start New Orleans) reviewer 3
    Written on July 6, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    My contiki was bloody amazing, my first ever contiki and I will not be my last, Emily was an absolute fantastic tour manager and made my tour an experience I will never forget

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  • Southern Adventure (Start New Orleans) reviewer 4
    Written on June 15, 2019
    3.5 - Good

    TM made the trip as amazing as it was - she had a great deal of knowledge and the best recommendations. Really long drive days (which is understandable considering how much you get to see in such a short time) and the coach wasn't the cosiest or cleanest.... Read more

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  • Southern Adventure (Start New Orleans) reviewer 5
    Written on June 5, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Great trip with great people. Kade's knowledge of where we were travelling help to enhance the experience. Definately would recommend to other people.

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  • L
    Written on June 5, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Kade was an amazing tour guide and Mike was an awesome driver. I had the best trip ever! Will be booking another contiki soon!

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  • Z
    Written on June 5, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Such and amazing tour, had the time of my life. A perfect guide who was so knowledgable and went beyond expectation for us. Would recommend to anyone!

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  • N
    Written on May 1, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    The Southern Adventure was amazing, had the best time of my life. Kade went above and beyond for everyone. Absolute ledgend!!

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  • CH
    Written on April 29, 2019
    4.5 - Excellent

    Best TM ever! Yay Kade!

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  • J
    Written on April 29, 2019
    5.0 - Excellent

    Kade was the best TM ever! So full of knowledge, and passionate about sharing the history and culture of the US. Not to mention just a genuinely great dude.

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  • Blake Franks
    "Born and raised in Alabama, I was caught the travel bug in high school while on a tour of Australia...."
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  • Emma3rd March 2019
    The selection of tours is great. The website was easy to work around. The customer care team was able to answer questions about the tour I selected and made the whole process very pleasant. I will definitely be coming back to book my next tour.



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New Orleans is the starting point and Los Angeles is the endpoint.
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TourRadar only requires a deposit of $99 to confirm this Contiki booking. The remaining balance is then payable 65 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 19 September 2019 the full payment of $2,365 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 65 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $2365 for Southern Adventure (Start New Orleans), but the deposit of $99 is non-refundable.
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Covering a total distance of approx 3,979 km.
  • New Orleans (USA)
  • 262 km
  • Jackson (USA)
  • 317 km
  • Memphis (USA)
  • 209 km
  • Little Rock (USA)
  • 467 km
  • Dallas (USA)
  • 52 km
  • Fort Worth (USA)
  • 500 km
  • Amarillo (USA)
  • 376 km
  • Santa Fe (USA)
  • 93 km
  • Albuquerque (USA)
  • 267 km
  • Durango (USA)
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