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The Sumptuous Soul of America with Insight Vacations

14 day tour from $8675 per person share twin
Fights are additional

14 day tour from
per person share twinFights are additional

The Sumptuous Soul of America

Tow of life's greatest pleasures – music and food – are at the forefront on this sensual journey through the American heartland. Start in Chicago, a great food city, also known for its jazz and blues. Move south to the musical meccas of Nashville and Memphis. Then head down through the Mississippi Delta and on to zesty New Orleans. Meet Elvis' close friend for a private tour of Graceland with personal insights into the 'King', before sitting down to a private dinner in the grounds.

Join a private New Orleans cooking class to discover Louisiana's distinctive creole cuisine and culinary heritage. The luxury Brown Hotel in Louisville is beloved by generations of guests for its Georgian-Revival elegance and timeless Southern charm. With mainly two-night stops, kick back, relax and enjoy this fascinating journey through the heart of a nation's musical and culinary heritage.

14 Days from ​Chicago to New Orleans
From $​8675 per person
Travel: ​​​​Multiple departures
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Signature Experiences
• Chicago: Experience the greatest highs and the best views of the city from the observatory atop 360 Chicago.
• Chicago: Its love affair with state-of-the-art high-rise means its history is written across the sky and there is no better vantage point than from the deck of an architectural cruise.
• St. Louis: Get a bird's-eye view of the city from atop the famed St. Louis Gateway Arch.
• Louisville: Visit a premier thoroughbred farms and enjoy a private guided tour of the stables.
• Louisville: Visit Churchill Downs, home of the 'Kentucky Derby', explore the Museum and take a private 'Inside the Vault' tour. Meet Charles Woods Jr., a retired Kentucky Derby jockey.
• Bowling Green: The Corvette is America on wheels. The National Corvette Museum pays homage to this most famous sports car.
• Nashville: Visit the Country Music Hall of Fame and get a behind the scenes look at the songwriting process.
• Nashville: Join the ranks of superstar musicians like Elvis Presley, Dolly Parton and Willie Nelson and record a song at legendary Studio B, take home the recording as a truly unique souvenir.
• Nashville: Attend a live taping of the Grand Ole Opry, America's longest-running live radio program.
• Memphis: Visit Sun Studios, where famous music icons like Jerry Lee Lewis, Elvis and Johnny Cash recorded revolutionary albums.
• Natchez: At Frogmore Plantation, contrast early 19th century cotton plantation life with the modern processes of today.
• New Orleans: Join a Local Expert through the French Quarter, Louis Armstrong Park and Jackson Square.
• New Orleans: Journey through beautiful marshlands and swamps in search of alligators, turtles, snakes and herons.

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