Deep South Discovery Motorhome Holiday

Deep South Discovery Motorhome Holiday

  • Live jazz on Bourbon St, New Orleans
  • Visit Granceland, the home of The King
  • Discover America’s civil rights struggle in Selma
  • Drive the Natchez Trace Parkway

The fascinating Deep South offers intrigue at every turn, rich in history, culture and music.

Discover the homes of jazz, country and rock ‘n’ roll music, enjoy delicious Cajun cuisine, cross the mighty Mississippi and learn about the struggle for civil rights. On this motorhome holiday we have suggested campgrounds in, or close to, the major cities of the region so you never have far to travel before finding somewhere new to explore.

Day 1 (Arrival and overnight in Atlanta)

UK to Atlanta

Arrive into vibrant Atlanta and spend a night near the airport to relax after your trans-Atlantic flight.

Day 1 (Arrival and overnight in Atlanta)

Day 2 (Atlanta to Montgomery - 161 Mi)

Atlanta to Montgomery

Collect your motorhome and hit the road, heading across Georgia and into Alabama. Montgomery is an interesting city offering the chance to start learning about the region’s important place in America’s Civil Rights Movement.

Distance approx: 161 Mi
Time to travel approx: 2 hour 15 minutes

Day 2 (Atlanta to Montgomery - 161 Mi)

Day 3 (Montgomery to Mobile - 168 Mi)

Montgomery to Mobile

It is a short drive west to the town of Selma where you should stop to visit the National Voting Rights Museum and the infamous Edmund Pettus Bridge. After Selma head south toward the coast and the town on the bay: Mobile.

Distance approx: 168 Mi
Time to travel approx: 2 hour 20 minutes

Day 3 (Montgomery to Mobile - 168 Mi)

Day 4 (Mobile to New Orleans - 145 Mi)

Mobile to New Orleans

Follow the Gulf coast road past white sand beaches and oceanfront homes as you traverse this unique region where the jungle and the ocean seem to mix together in bayous and inlets. It is a short walk from the French Quarter RV Park into the heart of this intoxicating city where you can discover Voodoo heritage, spicy Cajun cuisine and live jazz music on buzzing Bourbon St.

Distance approx: 145 Mi
Time to travel approx: 2 hour 10 minutes

Day 4 (Mobile to New Orleans - 145 Mi)

Day 5 (New Orleans to Jackson - 188 Mi)

New Orleans to Jackson

Departing Louisiana follow the Mississippi River north, into the state of Mississippi. Stop for the night at the Swinging Bridge RV Resort where you can enjoy the swimming pool and be within easy distance of the historic town of Jackson.

Distance approx: 188 Mi
Time to travel approx: 2 hour 45 minutes

Day 5 (New Orleans to Jackson - 188 Mi)

Day 6 (Jackson to Tupelo - 192 Mi)

Jackson to Tupelo

Leave the freeway behind and get onto the famous Natchez Trace Parkway, an incredibly scenic drive through the forests of Mississippi. In the town of Tupelo visit the birthplace of Elvis and the museum there that is dedicated to his life.

Distance approx: 192 Mi
Time to travel approx: 3 hour 10 minutes

Day 6 (Jackson to Tupelo - 192 Mi)

Day 7 (Tupelo to Memphis - 110 Mi)

Tupelo to Memphis

Travel through the pristine woodland of Holly Springs National Forest en route to your next destination: Memphis. This city is synonymous with The King so pull up at the Graceland RV Park, next door to the mansion and home of Elvis himself. Tour this remarkable museum before heading downtown to Beale St.

Distance approx: 110 Mi
Time to travel approx: 1 hour 45 minutes

Day 7 (Tupelo to Memphis - 110 Mi)

Day 8 (Memphis to Nashville - 212 Mi)

Memphis to Nashville

Into the heart of Tennessee and the home of country music, where many of the finest voices learned their trade. From Dolly Parton to Willie Nelson, discover how music reflects the heritage of this rural state. Visit the Country Music Hall of Fame and see live music at the Grand Ole Opry.

Distance approx: 212 Mi
Time to travel approx: 3 hours

Day 8 (Memphis to Nashville - 212 Mi)

Day 9 (Nashville to Chattanooga - 133 Mi)

Nashville to Chattanooga

Made famous in the 1940s by the Glenn Miller hit Chattanooga Choo Choo, this Tennessee town is one of America’s top places to visit with a scenic downtown, romantic river cruises and wine and whisky tasting rooms.

Distance approx: 133 Mi
Time to travel approx: 2 hours

Day 9 (Nashville to Chattanooga - 133 Mi)

Compact Motorhome

Our C19 Motorhome Range

Capacity:Sleeps up to 3 people. 6.15 metres long
Features of your motorhome:

  • 'Peace of Mind Insurance'
  • 24 hour customer assistance
  • Double bed over the cab and single dinette bed
  • Walk through cabin from the front seats
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Gas hob
  • Microwave
  • Hot and cold running water
  • Flush toilet
  • Shower
  • Radio
  • Dining area
  • Min Rental age: 21

    Pre Pay Extras

    Pre-Payable Extras:

  • There is an additional charge for the miles you cover on your trip so save money and pre-purchase mileage packs. 500 miles from £110. Extra miles will be charged at $0.34 per mile when you return the motorhome
  • Unlimited mileage = £609 for 7-21 days
  • We can offer an 'Early Bird Departure' which includes a transfer to the rental depot, first in line service and earlier vehicle collection, from £285
  • Local Pay Extra

    Extras Paid at the Depot:

  • One-way fee
  • Personal kits - these include sleeping bags, pillows, sheets and towels, from $55 per person
  • Provisioning kits - these include pots, pans, cookware and crockery, from $100 per vehicle
  • Generator - an optional extra from $7 per day
  • Excess mileage
  • Colorado Road Safety Fee ($2+tax per day) for Denver rentals; Surcharge ($5+tax per day) on Newark and Philadelphia Rentals
  • Refundable security deposit ($500)
  • Additional Info

  • Your motorhome rental includes ‘Peace of Mind’ insurance, with no upselling at the depot as you sometimes get with car hire. Peace of Mind insurance includes third party cover for bodily injury, property damage and personal injury protection for authorised drivers. Supplemental Liability Insurance is also included providing excess liability insurance up to US$1million and your excess for vehicle loss or damage is capped at $1,000 providing the terms and conditions of the rental agreement have been met
  • Motorhomes cannot be collected on the same day you arrive into the US or Canada on an international or overnight flight, for your own safety
  • At the end of your rental schedule your flight out for evening or the following day
  • Motorhome collection begins at 1PM and is completed by 4PM
  • Motorhomes must be returned between 9-11AM
  • Minimum hire period is 7 days
  • All motorhomes have automatic transmission
  • Pricing

    All prices shown represent a from price per person based on low season travel unless otherwise stated.
    Availability of tour components and flights seats change continually, affecting the final price. The lead-in price given is therefore for guidance only.
    To obtain a tailored quote for you and your party, please call one of our travel experts today.

    This fly drive itinerary runs all year round

    from 1st December 2023 - 15th December 2024

    from £1,859pp


    • Resort Fee/Tourist Tax - required by some hotels at check in (subject to change)

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