Book a flight

9 Only selected dates

Mandatory field

  • {{ autoCompleteItem.output }}

Mandatory field

  • {{ autoCompleteItem.output }}

Mandatory field

  • Only selected dates
  • +/- 1 day
  • +/- 3 days

{{ validationErrorMessage }}

+
-
+
-
+
-
Search for flights

Mandatory field

  • {{ autoCompleteItem.output }}

Mandatory field

  • {{ autoCompleteItem.output }}

Mandatory field

  • Only selected dates
  • +/- 1 day
  • +/- 3 days

{{ validationErrorMessage }}

+
-
+
-
+
-
Search for flights
Delete departure

Mandatory field

  • {{ autoCompleteItem.output }}

Mandatory field

  • {{ autoCompleteItem.output }}

Mandatory field

{{ validationErrorMessage }}

+
-
+
-
+
-
Search for flights

Filter

Search for places, activities and experiences…
{{ count.total }} Search Result
{{ count.total }} Search Results

We found {{ category.count + ' ' + (category.count == 1? category.label:category.pluralLabel) }} and {{ category.count + ' ' + (category.count == 1? category.label:category.pluralLabel) }} for '{{ searchTerm }}'

0 Results found

{{ cardLists.others.label }}

Show more results [{{ count.others.count - cardLists.others.searchItems.length }}]
Show more results [{{ count.help.count - helpResultsData.length }}]

{{ cardSlider.label }}

Show more results [{{ cardSlider.total - cardSlider.searchItems.length }}]
Show more results [{{ count.help.count - helpResultsData.length }}]

Still didn't find what you were searching for?

Get in touch for expert advice from someone who has travelled the world.
Contact

Do you want to travel but don't know where and how? Maybe you know already but need someone to bounce your ideas off on. We're here and we'll help you make your dreams come true.

Insert info here
Insert info here
Insert info here
Insert info here
Insert info here
Insert info here
Insert info here

Thanks for getting in touch. We'll take a look at it and get back to you as soon as possible. Normally we get back to you within 2-3 working days, if not sooner.

 

Contact Chat
Contact Chat

Road trip USA - Southern States

Road trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY
Kilroy.Experiences.Item.PriceAsText* Dreaming of your American road trip?
Road trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY

Amazing music, tasty soul food, rich history, cowboys and Elvis! The Southern States are unlike anywhere else you have visited and are surely one of the USA's kookiest corners.

Have you ever dreamt of meeting a real cowboy? Well you will most likely meet one on your road trip through Georgia, Alabama, Louisiana and Tennessee. Whether you are a music and/or history lover your will find it all in the Southern States. They are the homeland of Elvis Presley, Hank Williams, Robert Johnson, Dolly Parton and Otis Redding. In addition, it will be impossible for you to travel through the region without seeing the remaining reminders off both the civil war and the civil right movement. 

Road trip route suggestion

Atlanta - Montgomery - Mobile - New Orleans - Jackson - Memphis - Grat Smoky Mountains National Park - Atlanta.

 

Recommended length

2-3 weeks

Kilometres

2600 km

Number of states

4

Campervan or car?

Ask your travel advisor!

Itinerary

Map of reoad trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY

Atlanta, Georgia

Atlanta, Georgia | Road trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY

Collect and leave your car in the vibrant and fast growing city of Atlanta, Georgia where the most popular street name is Peachtree - YES they have 71 streets with that name. In addition, it is the home to the world-famous broadcaster CNN and Coca Cola. Read more

Montgomery, Alabama

Montgomery, Alabama | Road trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY

Welcome to sweet home Alabama! Montgomery is a place where the history runs deep. The city played an important role in the civil rights movement, seeing the arrest of Rosa Parks and the ensuing bus boycott as well as numerous non violent protests led by Dr. Martin Luther King. Read more

Mobile, Alabama

Mobile, Alabama | Road trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY

The birthplace of Mardi Gras - started in 1703! There are few American cities that have as rich history as Mobile´s. The city will impress you with its sheer beauty, amazing museums, modern architecture and tasty seafood. Read more

New Orleans, Louisiana

New Orleans, Louisiana | Road trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY

New Orleans is all about the Blues, Jazz, voodoo and the craziness that is Mardi gras! Go on a pub-crawl in the charming French Quarter, get down and dirty on Bourbon Street and enjoy all the great food the city has to offer. Read more

Jackson, Mississippi

You might remember the city from the movie "The Help" or because of its blossoming music venues that feature music ranging from Heavy Metal, to Indie Rock, to Blue Grass. Either way do not forget to sit down at a local diner and try the peach cobbler. Read more

Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis, Tennessee | Road trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY

Elvis Presley and Graceland - do we need to say more? Well Memphis is also the barbecue capital of America with rib joints serving up the tastiest pork you have ever tasted. Soul food and rock n roll, now that is a killer combination. Read more

Nashville, Tennessee

Nashville, Tennessee | Road trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY

Here you will be able to listen to live music all across town 24/7. Enjoy listening to honky-tonk bands jamming at Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge, songwriters taking their first steps at the Bluebird Cafe and/or country music legends rocking the Grand Ole Opry. You never know whom you might see! Read more

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Great Smoky Mountains National Park | Road trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY

Saving the best for last! The Smoky Mountain National Park is well known for its amazing diversity of plant and animal life, beautiful ancient mountains and unbelievable remains of the Southern Appalachian mountain culture. Go and discover both the natural and cultural history of these ancient mountains. Read more

View the full experience as a list
alt

Make this road trip your own

This is an example itinerary. You can go on this exact trip or you can modify it to make it your own. We help you combine it with other places on your bucket list, designing the perfect adventure for you.

Get tailored advice

Related experiences

Road trips in USA

1/3: Where do you want to go?

Type in the places you want to go and choose approximately how long you want to stay there.

2/3: What type of traveler are you?

We want to give you our very best advice and make sure you get the best deal. Tell us some more, and we can tailor-make our recommendation. Select the statements that best describe you. If none of them hit home, just click "next" to skip.

3/3: Leave your details

Please share your contact details so we can get in touch with you. The more info you add, the more specific advice we can give you.

That's it!

  • {{ autoCompletedDeparture.Name }}{{ autoCompletedDeparture.ParentName? ', ' + autoCompletedDeparture.ParentName : '' }}. {{ autoCompletedDeparture.TypeName }}

Please enter a date

Remove destination
60+
1
  • {{ autoCompletedDestination.Name }} {{ autoCompletedDestination.ParentName? ', ' + autoCompletedDestination.ParentName : '' }}. {{ autoCompletedDestination.TypeName }}

Sorry, we can't go to the next step before you select the place you're leaving from and type in minimum one destination.

  • {{ destination.Name }}{{ destination.ParentName? ', ' + destination.ParentName : '' }}. {{ destination.TypeName }}

Sorry, we can't go to the next step before you select the place you're leaving from and type in minimum one destination.

"I'm planning my first big trip"

"I want to work or volunteer while travelling"

"I want to learn new skills and go out of my comfort zone"

"I want to experience local culture together with other travellers"

"I'm only interested in flight tickets"

"I'd like advice about how to best plan my trip"

We need your name :)

Please enter your date of birth - we need this to find the best deals for you

Please enter your email so we can get in touch with you

Please enter your phone number so we can get back to you

+
-
10.000+
{{absoluteMinBudget}}

Trip starts in:

{{departure}}

Final destination:

{{destinationsListFullNamesWithDuration[destinationsListFullNamesWithDuration.length - 1]}}

Places to see:

{{destinationsListFullNamesWithDuration.slice(0, destinationsListFullNamesWithDuration.length - 1).join(" - ")}}

Who's going:

{{numberOfTravellers}}

Travel interests:

{{chosenInterests.join(" - ")}}

You designed your own trip! Thanks for sharing it with us.
This is what happens next: 1) You'll find a copy of your trip details in your inbox. 2) We start working. One of our seasoned travel experts will research the best deals and options for you. 3) We call or email you back our recommendations ASAP. Meanwhile you can always reach us at +31 20 5245 100. Talk soon!

Trip starts in:

{{departure}}

Final destination:

{{destinationsListFullNamesWithDuration[destinationsListFullNamesWithDuration.length - 1]}}

Places to see:

{{destinationsListFullNamesWithDuration.slice(0, destinationsListFullNamesWithDuration.length - 1).join(" - ")}}

Who's going:

{{numberOfTravellers}}

Travel interests:

{{chosenInterests.join(" - ")}}

alt

Design your own trip

Want to travel the world in your very own way? Here's how:

  1. You create your dream trip 
  2. We research the best options and prices
  3. You get personal feedback from a travel expert 

We'll sanity check your itinerary, help you get the most out of your budget and share our best travel tips. It's all for free - no cost, no commitment.

Atlanta, Georgia

Atlanta, Georgia | Road trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY

Collect and leave your car in the vibrant and fast growing city of Atlanta, Georgia where the most popular street name is Peachtree - YES they have 71 streets with that name. In addition, it is the home to the world-famous broadcaster CNN and Coca Cola.

Montgomery, Alabama

Montgomery, Alabama | Road trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY

Welcome to sweet home Alabama! Montgomery is a place where the history runs deep. The city played an important role in the civil rights movement, seeing the arrest of Rosa Parks and the ensuing bus boycott as well as numerous non violent protests led by Dr. Martin Luther King.

Mobile, Alabama

Mobile, Alabama | Road trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY

The birthplace of Mardi Gras - started in 1703! There are few American cities that have as rich history as Mobile´s. The city will impress you with its sheer beauty, amazing museums, modern architecture and tasty seafood.

New Orleans, Louisiana

New Orleans, Louisiana | Road trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY

New Orleans is all about the Blues, Jazz, voodoo and the craziness that is Mardi gras! Go on a pub-crawl in the charming French Quarter, get down and dirty on Bourbon Street and enjoy all the great food the city has to offer.

Jackson, Mississippi

You might remember the city from the movie "The Help" or because of its blossoming music venues that feature music ranging from Heavy Metal, to Indie Rock, to Blue Grass. Either way do not forget to sit down at a local diner and try the peach cobbler.

Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis, Tennessee | Road trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY

Elvis Presley and Graceland - do we need to say more? Well Memphis is also the barbecue capital of America with rib joints serving up the tastiest pork you have ever tasted. Soul food and rock n roll, now that is a killer combination.

Nashville, Tennessee

Nashville, Tennessee | Road trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY

Here you will be able to listen to live music all across town 24/7. Enjoy listening to honky-tonk bands jamming at Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge, songwriters taking their first steps at the Bluebird Cafe and/or country music legends rocking the Grand Ole Opry. You never know whom you might see!

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Great Smoky Mountains National Park | Road trip USA | Road trip through Southern States | KILROY

Saving the best for last! The Smoky Mountain National Park is well known for its amazing diversity of plant and animal life, beautiful ancient mountains and unbelievable remains of the Southern Appalachian mountain culture. Go and discover both the natural and cultural history of these ancient mountains.