Memphis Guided Bus Tours
While Nashville is known for its contributions to country music history with the Grand Ole Opry, Ryman Auditorium, and Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Memphis is just as important to the culture of country! For a fantastic look into local life in Memphis, one of the most notable places in country music and blues history, embark upon one of the many different Memphis Guided Bus Tours that are offered in the area; with plenty of options, you can add one of these tours to truly capture the essence that is Memphis, TN. As well as single tours available through the company, tours are also combined to offer a unique experience that encompasses several of Memphis' most famous attractions. Whether you want enjoy the Memphis City Tour or explore Elvis' home at Graceland, the Memphis Guided Bus Tours have you covered.
Memphis City Tour: The Memphis City Tour is the perfect way to learn more about this historic and diverse city on your trip to the area. You will travel the city on a climate-controlled bus trip with a fun tour guide, and throughout the tour, enjoy interesting and insightful narration about the city's landmarks, history, culture, and legends.
On this tour, you will drive by some of the most famous landmarks and destinations in Memphis in the downtown area, along the Mississippi River, and historic points such as the site where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated. You will make stops at the Schwab general store, which has been in business for over 130 years, and the tomb of Danny Thomas, founder of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. This encompassing tour is a great way to really see the sites in Memphis in just a few hours.
You'll stop at Beale Street, Victorian Village, Graceland Mansion, Sun Studios, The Pyramid, Cotton Row, Two Statues of the King and more. Get the chance to go inside Elvis' home on the Graceland Platinum Bus Tour self-guided tour, or do it all on the Combo Tour.
Memphis City & Elvis Graceland Tour: The perfect combo for any Elvis fan, visit the most historic places in the King's home city with the Memphis City Tour; then, embark upon the Elvis Graceland Tour for the true Elvis experience. The Graceland tour offers guests insight into the life of one of rock 'n roll's greatest icons with a self-guided walking tour of his mansion. Sights include the Jungle Room, Music Room, Trophy Room, and so many more. End the visit with a trip to the Memorial Garden and pay your respects to Elvis at his final resting place.
Memphis City & Sun Studio Tour: This amazing combo tour allows guests to see everything awesome about the city. On the City Tour, you will be able to see the most historically significant places in the area before heading off to Sun Studio where Elvis recorded some of his most legendary music.
No matter what you choose to do, this tour of Memphis offers great adventures to be had in the city. Book one today for a trip you won't forget. After your bus tour, be sure to participate in one of the other awesome walking tour options, visit the Downtown area, and head to the Peabody Hotel, Civil Rights Museum, or the Memphis Children's Museum of Memphis for a great vacation in the city!
- What is included in the admission price?
Includes Memphis City Tour and chosen combo tour if applicable.
- Is there any walking involved?
There is less than a mile of walking in total.
- Approximately how long does the Memphis Guided Bus Tours last?
The City tour lasts approximately 3 hours and combo tours last approximately 5 hours.
- For what ages is the tour appropriate?
Great for all ages.
- What type of dress & footwear are recommended?
Wear comfortable clothes and walking shoes.
- Where does the Memphis Guided Bus Tours depart from?
Tennessee Welcome Center 119 North Riverside Drive; There is plenty of nearby paid parking.