From steamy swamps of Louisiana, to Elvis’s Graceland and the jazz halls of New Orleans
England is the birthplace of America, then here is where Uncle Sam
learned some of his most valuable life lessons. A veritable hotbed
of history and culture, the states of the Deep South have never
been far from centre stage when the events that have defined the
nation have played out.
Considered to be the birthplace of the Civil Rights movement and
the scene of some the most bloody battles of the American Civil
War, the Deep South is also home to bluegrass, jazz, soul food,
gumbo and rock 'n' roll.
From the steamy swamps of Louisiana and Civil War battlefields of
Tennessee, to Elvis Presley's Graceland and the jazz halls of New
Orleans, the Deep South is surely one of America's most diverse and
- Fascinating region
Essential information about the Deep South.
Flight time from the UK (London) Approximately
11 hours via Atlanta.
Arrival AirportNashville, Memphis or Louis
Armstrong New Orleans International Airport.
Entry details (for British nationals) The US Visa
Waiver Programme (VWP) allows visits to the US for up to 90 days.
All travellers must provide details online at least 72 hours prior
to travel. This is known as an Electronic System for Travel
Authorisation (ESTA). While under the VWP, you may visit Canada,
Mexico and the Caribbean and reenter the U.S. Your passport must be
valid for the duration of your stay. Before you depart, check the
latest travel advice at www.fco.gov.uk.
Time difference GMT -6 hours.
Currency American Dollar.
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will also contain the local representatives contact numbers and UK
Memphis Music Pass
Visit four famous Memphis attractions fro one amazing low price!
Includes tickets to Graceland, the famous home of Elvis Presley;
the Rock 'n' Soul Museum, the ideal place to learn where the beat
began; Stax Museum of American Soul Music, on the site of the
original Stax Records, the home of soul music and Sun Studio, the
label that launched the careers of Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis
and Johnny Cash.
Price: Adult from £48 Child (Aged 6 - 11):From
Duration: Valid for 5 days
The climate in the Deep South.
is generally mild all throughout the year, yet also enjoys four
different seasons. Summer daytime temperatures can soar to around
100 degrees farenheit. In winter it rarely drops below
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