Memphis Riding And Walking Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level



City, First Time Visitor, Local Experience


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
Minor exceptions to w.c. accessibility in one shop in the hotel and maybe bumpy sidewalks

Maximum travelers: 10



English (fluent)

The Quentsential Memphis Music Tour.

Custom riding and walking tour of Downtown Memphis to include bird's eye tour and lecture about Blues and Rock n Roll with a stop at the Peabody Hotel and roll by of Graceland, Sun Studio, Great American Pyramid and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, ending at Memphis International Airport.


8:30 am
Meet you outside the front of Beale Street Landing (your docking facility)
Have a brief orientation about the tour and a ride down Riverside Drive, discussing the riverfront, the Great American Pyramid, quaint Harbortown on the Island, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, and the Civil Rights Museum.
9:00 am
Stop at The Peabody Hotel for a rooftop birds eye vantage and brief lecture about the progression of American Pop Music below from the first published Blues to the advent of Rock n Roll, even hearing about the heyday of Big Band Music performed there in the Skyway Ballroom.
10:00 am
Head to Graceland for a short pause out in front of the mansion and a discussion about Elvis Presley's world and fast stop for souvenirs, time permitting.
end tour at MEM

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Meet at Beale Street Landing (Docking facility).

End location: Disembark or end tour at Memphis International Airport.

Duration: 2 hours 30 min.

Weather can inhibit outside movement.


Client's bus and walking.

What’s Included

My services as your Tour Guide and transportation.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 usd - gifts at Graceland souvenir shop.

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