Take this iconic road trip across the USA from East to West starting in Chicago, the 'windy city', and ending in Los Angeles - the 'city of angels'. In between you will experience the most diverse and breath-taking scenery as you travel this historic route, including Las Vegas and the Grand Canyon.
Enjoy the freedom of a self-drive in Illinois
A trip to Illinois presents the ultimate All-American road trip: Route 66. That’s not the only journey you can take that includes this vibrant state – we have fabulous suggested itineraries that pair Illinois with the colourful Deep South region, showcasing America’s soulful music scene.
A self-drive tour for any lovers of music or film, giving you the opportunity to visit first-hand the best music cities of USA. Also you will visit some of the most familiar of sites in America that have been used in hit movies. Cities like Chicago, Memphis, Birmingham, and New Orleans all have their place in representing the history of film and music.
Begin your self-drive tour in the exciting city of Chicago, stopping in Indianapolis before exploring Louisville, the Gateway to the South and the home of the world famous Kentucky Derby. You’ll get your fill of country music in Nashville, tour Elvis’ elegant Graceland in Memphis, and visit Civil War battlefields and grand plantation homes on your journey to New Orleans, the final destination, legendary for jazz and incredible Creole cuisine.