Southern Soul - Dallas to New Orleans(Twin Room,Start Dallas/Fort Worth, End New Orleans)
For 18 - 35 Young Professionals, Singles and Students

Vacation Overview

Enrich the soul on this trip through America's south, with mouthwatering BBQs, southern hospitality and the sultry sound of jazz and blues. This one brings you from Fort Worth through Austin, Houston and New Orleans, taking in all of the mosaics of music, culture, history and delicious food that the deep south has to offer. Authentic experiences abound - from a traditional Texan BBQ, to a walking tour of New Orleans' famous French Quarter.

Southern Soul - Dallas to New Orleans(Twin Room,Start Dallas/Fort Worth, End New Orleans) Vacation Itinerary
Vacation Day 1 - Fort Worth to Austin

Feel the famed Southern hospitality as we meet up with the rest of our Contiki family in the ‘bigger is better’ scene of Dallas. From here we'll head to the decidedly more laid-back vibes of Austin.Don't say we don't treat you. Diving straight into the local way of life, this evening you'll get to know your new travel crew over an authentic & mouthwatering Texan BBQ.

Vacation Day 2 - Austin

Today is yours to get the low-down on Texan life. You have the option to take to two wheels to see the sights on a city bicycle tour, pick yourself out some new cowboy boots or kick-back poolside to preserve your energy for a night on the town – Austin has a world famous music scene for a good reason.

Vacation Day 3 - Austin to San Antonio

Having conquered Austin, we'll venture onto San Antonio...Welcome to a charming melting pot of Spanish, Mexican & American infusions. After eating our way around the largest Mexican market outside of Mexico and enjoying a walking tour to get our bearings, a serene river walk will offer us shops, restaurants & music to soak up and enjoy.

Vacation Day 4 - San Antonio to Houston

Leaving San An feeling like a local, it's time to make our way to Texas' largest city. By now you're already feeling like a local, and today we make our way to Texas' largest city, Houston.With huge belt buckles & portion sizes to match, the city certainly lives up to its larger than life reputation.

Vacation Day 5 - Houston to New Orleans

Bellies full of BBQ, we'll head to the romantic metropolis of New OrleansThe love-child of French & Caribbean culture, New Orleans will steal our hearts as soon as we arrive.

Vacation Day 6 - New Orleans

We'll kick off the festivities today with a swoon-worthy walking tour of the French quarter, jamming in Jackson Square before sampling beignets & marveling at elegant, pre-war mansions, all to the sweet sounds of Southern jazz, of course. Then it's time to head for the New Orleans school of cooking to trade tales with your new friends over some traditional gumbo.

Vacation Day 7 - New Orleans

Now that you know New Orleans like one of the locals, it's your day to do your own thing. Stroll down Frenchmen street for the sounds of jazz and funk, head to the vast grassy oasis of the city park or check out the New Orleans museum of art for an extensive collection of gorgeous French masterpieces.

Vacation Day 8 - New Orleans

Tissues on deck & souvenirs in tow, it's time to say our goodbyes. This has been the journey of a lifetime, so make sure to keep in contact for a reunion trip soon…

Vacation Prices
19 May,2021
Trip StartsTrip EndsPriceRoom TypeAvailability
19 May,2021 07:30 26 May,2021 17:30 1220 USD twin available
19 May,2021 07:30 26 May,2021 17:30 1220 USD twinShare available
19 May,2021 07:30 26 May,2021 17:30 1771 USD single available
02 Jun,2021
Trip StartsTrip EndsPriceRoom TypeAvailability
02 Jun,2021 07:30 09 Jun,2021 17:30 1220 USD twin available
02 Jun,2021 07:30 09 Jun,2021 17:30 1220 USD twinShare available
02 Jun,2021 07:30 09 Jun,2021 17:30 1771 USD single available
16 Jun,2021
Trip StartsTrip EndsPriceRoom TypeAvailability
16 Jun,2021 07:30 23 Jun,2021 17:30 1220 USD twin available
16 Jun,2021 07:30 23 Jun,2021 17:30 1220 USD twinShare available
16 Jun,2021 07:30 23 Jun,2021 17:30 1771 USD single available
14 Jul,2021
Trip StartsTrip EndsPriceRoom TypeAvailability
14 Jul,2021 07:30 21 Jul,2021 17:30 1220 USD twin available
14 Jul,2021 07:30 21 Jul,2021 17:30 1220 USD twinShare available
14 Jul,2021 07:30 21 Jul,2021 17:30 1771 USD single available
11 Aug,2021
Trip StartsTrip EndsPriceRoom TypeAvailability
11 Aug,2021 07:30 18 Aug,2021 17:30 1220 USD twin available
11 Aug,2021 07:30 18 Aug,2021 17:30 1220 USD twinShare available
11 Aug,2021 07:30 18 Aug,2021 17:30 1771 USD single available
25 Aug,2021
Trip StartsTrip EndsPriceRoom TypeAvailability
25 Aug,2021 07:30 01 Sep,2021 17:30 1220 USD twin available
25 Aug,2021 07:30 01 Sep,2021 17:30 1220 USD twinShare available
25 Aug,2021 07:30 01 Sep,2021 17:30 1771 USD single available
20 Oct,2021
Trip StartsTrip EndsPriceRoom TypeAvailability
20 Oct,2021 07:30 27 Oct,2021 17:30 1220 USD twin available
20 Oct,2021 07:30 27 Oct,2021 17:30 1220 USD twinShare available
20 Oct,2021 07:30 27 Oct,2021 17:30 1771 USD single available
03 Nov,2021
Trip StartsTrip EndsPriceRoom TypeAvailability
03 Nov,2021 07:30 10 Nov,2021 17:30 1220 USD twin available
03 Nov,2021 07:30 10 Nov,2021 17:30 1220 USD twinShare available
03 Nov,2021 07:30 10 Nov,2021 17:30 1771 USD single available
01 Dec,2021
Trip StartsTrip EndsPriceRoom TypeAvailability
01 Dec,2021 07:30 08 Dec,2021 17:30 1220 USD twin available
01 Dec,2021 07:30 08 Dec,2021 17:30 1220 USD twinShare available
01 Dec,2021 07:30 08 Dec,2021 17:30 1771 USD single available
05 Jan,2022
Trip StartsTrip EndsPriceRoom TypeAvailability
05 Jan,2022 07:30 12 Jan,2022 17:30 1220 USD twin available
05 Jan,2022 07:30 12 Jan,2022 17:30 1220 USD twinShare available
05 Jan,2022 07:30 12 Jan,2022 17:30 1771 USD single available
02 Feb,2022
Trip StartsTrip EndsPriceRoom TypeAvailability
02 Feb,2022 07:30 09 Feb,2022 17:30 1220 USD twin available
02 Feb,2022 07:30 09 Feb,2022 17:30 1220 USD twinShare available
02 Feb,2022 07:30 09 Feb,2022 17:30 1771 USD single available
16 Feb,2022
Trip StartsTrip EndsPriceRoom TypeAvailability
16 Feb,2022 07:30 23 Feb,2022 17:30 1220 USD twin available
16 Feb,2022 07:30 23 Feb,2022 17:30 1220 USD twinShare available
16 Feb,2022 07:30 23 Feb,2022 17:30 1771 USD single available
02 Mar,2022
Trip StartsTrip EndsPriceRoom TypeAvailability
02 Mar,2022 07:30 09 Mar,2022 17:30 1220 USD twin available
02 Mar,2022 07:30 09 Mar,2022 17:30 1220 USD twinShare available
02 Mar,2022 07:30 09 Mar,2022 17:30 1771 USD single available
16 Mar,2022
Trip StartsTrip EndsPriceRoom TypeAvailability
16 Mar,2022 07:30 23 Mar,2022 17:30 1220 USD twin available
16 Mar,2022 07:30 23 Mar,2022 17:30 1220 USD twinShare available
16 Mar,2022 07:30 23 Mar,2022 17:30 1771 USD single available
30 Mar,2022
Trip StartsTrip EndsPriceRoom TypeAvailability
30 Mar,2022 07:30 06 Apr,2022 17:30 1220 USD twin available
30 Mar,2022 07:30 06 Apr,2022 17:30 1220 USD twinShare available
30 Mar,2022 07:30 06 Apr,2022 17:30 1771 USD single available

 *Prices are not guaranteed until time of booking

All of This & More is Included as standard on your Trip.

Food
  • You can expect to refuel with hearty breakfasts and delicious dinners from us but we'll also give you the opportunity to sample some of the best local cuisine. You'll taste it all - from simple street eats to gourmet fare.
Staff
  • Professional, insightful and fun, our Trip Managers, Drivers and Local Guides in the USA & Canada are highly trained and ready to show you this incredible part of the world. Armed with their little black books of must sees, dos and eats, they'll help you avoid the tourist traps and show you the time of your life.

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