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Welcome to dixie! Nine southern bell states make up The Deep South region

Drenched in history, the people are gracious with Southern hospitality, a benchmark for the rest of the world. Antebellum mansions, Civil War battlefields, sun-drenched beaches and natural splendours are just some of the attractions, along with a thriving music scene that has launched some of the world's finest entertainers.

Prices from £839pp

Where to stay in The  Deep South

Holidays in Georgia

Bordered by the rolling Appalachian Mountains to the north and picturesque island-dotted low country to the south, the Peach State is an utterly charming destination.

Holidays in Kentucky

With a vibrant arts and crafts community, rich history, and beautiful scenery, Kentucky is the place you'll want to visit again and again.

Holidays in Tennessee

Trust us - you don’t need to own a Bolo tie to have a blast. For history buffs, the Tennessee Antebellum trail offers an illuminating snapshot of the USA in its infancy.

Prices from £835pp

Holidays in Alabama

A bustling hub of culture and heritage is the only way to describe this large city.

Prices from £863pp

Holidays in Louisiana

The land of bayous, steaming pots of gumbo, sweet, golden beignets and intoxicating currents of Jazz swirling along the length of New Orleans' Bourbon Street.

Prices from £903pp

Hotels in The Deep South

Essential information for The Deep South

Local time

Language

USA flag
American English

Currency

US Dollar $
Official currency of the United States

Flight information

9h 30m
Atlanta (ATL)
Direct flight

Flight Schedule

  • Virgin Atlantic fly direct to Atlanta from Manchester and Heathrow.
are our main partner airline

Do I need a VISA?

Yes. You'll need to obtain approval no less than 72 hours prior to travel to the US via the ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorisation (ESTA) scheme.

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Eats and drinks

Southern cuisine is unique and extensive - southern fried chicken and grits, biscuits (more like scones, normally served with gravy). Louisiana has Cajun and Creole cuisine with specialities such as gumbo, spicy seafood, blackened redfish, shrimp remoulade, po-boys and much more. Don't go to the Deep South with any intention of dieting!

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