Tour Duration 10 Nights - From £1899*
This fantastic 10-night tour will take in Atlanta and Stone Mountain in Georgia (GA),
Montgomery, Orange Beach and Mobile Alabama (AL) before reaching New Orleans Louisiana (LA) – GALA! During this wonderful trip, you will experience the best attractions and music that each area has to offer – as well as spending some well deserved rest on one of the worlds finest white sand beaches!
GALA – Music, Sun and Sand!
On this fantastic 10-night GALA Escorted Music Tour we will take you to Atlanta and Stone Mountain in Georgia (GA), Montgomery, Orange Beach and Mobile Alabama (AL) before reaching New Orleans Louisiana (LA) – GALA! During this wonderful trip, you will experience the best attractions and music that each area has to offer – as well as spending some well deserved rest on one of the worlds finest white sand beaches!
DAY BY DAY TOUR ITINERARY
You are about to embark on your GALA Escorted Music Tour. After checking into our Atlanta hotel meet your guide and fellow travellers in the bar for an informal welcome meeting.
This morning, after breakfast, our coach leaves for downtown Atlanta and the World of Coca- Cola! After lunch we will make our way to Stone Mountain Park. Then, after a bit of R&R at the hotel, we will go out to enjoy an evening meal and some music!
After breakfast, as we travel though sleepy Alabama, our first stop is Montgomery. Here we’ll visit the Hank Williams Museum & Grave site and have lunch before travelling to our next stop - Orange Beach, Alabama. After checking out our hotel and beach surroundings it is time to go out for an Evening Meal & entertainment.
Enjoy yourself today on the beautiful white sands or lazing by the pool at the hotel. You’ll have the whole day to explore the surrounding area at your own pace.
Enjoy another day sunning yourself on Alabama’s Gulf Coast. This evening we will take you out to the wonderful Pink Pony Pub for music and cocktails.
On our last day on the beach you can choose to relax by the pool, explore Orange Beach further or perhaps go on a Dolphin Cruise. Tonight we will travel the short distance to the Florabama Roadhouse - the biggest surviving roadhouse in the USA - which straddles the state line between Alabama and Florida.
After Breakfast we will travel further along the beautiful gulf coast to Mobile, Alabama where our first stop is Battleship Park. We’ll hop aboard the USS Alabama warship and explore the grounds of the park where you’ll see memorials, aircraft, tanks & artillery and not forgetting the USS Drum - the oldest American Submarine on display! Then, after lunch, on a guided tour of Mobile’s Carnival Museum the rich and colourful history of Mardi Gras is brought to life. After relaxing for a couple of hours at our hotel it will be time to explore the nightlife In Mobile.
After breakfast it’s time to make our way to “The Big Easy” As soon as you’re checked in to our NOLA Hotel, you’ll be free to explore New Orleans. With your power pass you have free admissions to over 25 different attractions, including ghost tours, swamp tours, museum visits and even a Mississippi Jazz Cruise! This evening why not explore the French Quarter, go to the casino or take a tram into the city.
Today, as you continue to explore New Orleans at your own pace, you must try Coffee and Beignet at Cafe du Monde.
It’s your final day in New Orleans, make sure you have seen everything that you want to. This evening, we will all meet up for a GALA dinner and music as tomorrow we must say a fond farewell to Crescent City …and your new found friends.
It’s hard to believe but your GALA Escorted Muaic Tour has come to an end, but today is the day we need to travel to the airport for your onward flight… or maybe you have decided to extend your stay by taking a cruise from the Port of New Orleans or adding on more stops on Travelling Time’s Boogie Bus!