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Carriage Tours of Memphis

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Address: 393 North Main Street, Memphis, TN 38103
Phone Number: 901.527.7542
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Description: Carriage Tours of Memphis offers historical and romantic rides through...
Carriage Tours of Memphis offers historical and romantic rides through downtown Memphis Tennessee. we also offer weddings, funerals, birthday rides and much more.
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I was a Princess!

What a great ride! Small group of family took a Cinderella-like carriage and went all through town on the 4th of July after a wonderful fireworks display! My niece and I waved... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 19, 2015
Shari W
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Saint Joseph, Michigan
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Saint Joseph, Michigan
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123 reviews 123 reviews
31 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

What a great ride! Small group of family took a Cinderella-like carriage and went all through town on the 4th of July after a wonderful fireworks display! My niece and I waved at everyone like we were Princesses!!! We made great memories on such a small attraction. Splurge a little and take this ride. Feel special in a very special... More 

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Olive Branch, Mississippi, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The carriage picked us up at the Crowne Plaza Hotel and made it was down Main St. Our driver was Ron and the horses name was Charlie. Ron was friendly and provided very interesting information about the parks and historic buildings. They were on time and dropped us off at Beale St. Just as requested.

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memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this review

We are so glad that you enjoyed your ride and celebrated Valentine's Day with us! Thanks for making us a part of your day! More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Took half an hour carriage tour around Memphis in this magical pumpkin carriage with coloured fairy lights. My daughter thought she was a princess! The guides are fab and there is a blanket to wrap around or cover your legs if you get cold. It was $55 for the half hour but what a wonderful half hour.

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memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this review

The young girls are pretty easy to please, honestly. What young princess doesn't need a horse and carriage ride? But we are also happy if we can please the adults, too! Thanks for joining us and come and see us a again when your princess needs another dose of magic. More 

washington
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69 reviews 69 reviews
22 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Excellent experience with the gorgeous carriages and horses. We were walking to the Riverboat Dinner cruise, running late, a few girls had heels and could not pick up the pace. The Carriage drivers took us and dropped us off in a very timely manner and were very courteous to us all. Great job, loved the puppies riding with their humans!!

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memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this review

We are more than happy to be your chauffeur! And if we can save the girls' feet in the process, all the better! Glad you guys had a good time. More 

West Sacramento
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

While staying at the Peabody Hotel in Memphis, we took a carriage ride after dinner. Our driver was a terrific guide named William, his dog Ruby & gorgeous black horse named Pi. It was a very enjoyable and relaxing way to spend an hour hearing about the rich history of Memphis. It was one of the highlights of our trip.

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memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this review

We are so glad you had a great time on our carriage, and we certainly enjoy adding a little something extra special to your night. Hopefully you will return to the Peabody Hotel again in the future, and partake in another carriage ride! More 

Lewisville, Texas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
25 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We went on this ride with my husband, mom and 6 year old daughter, We enjoyed it even thou it was a little pricey, $55 plus tip for 30 minutes, the driver was very sweet and gave us a lot of insite on the city and even took pictures for us, so good times.

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memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking a ride with us, and we are happy whenever our drivers are able to give the customers a little extra information about our wonderful Downtown. They are a great resource, so don't be afraid to ask them questions! More 

Glen Rock, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
14 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

My wife and I booked this tour a week or so in advance. We reserved a time that we thought would allow us ample time to get checked in to our hotel, grab some dinner, and then meet back at the hotel for our tour. Checking in to our hotel proved to be way more involved than we thought (scathing... More 

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memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this review

I'm so glad you guys enjoyed yourselves and that we were able to make things a little more convenient for you. Hopefully the rest of your visit to Memphis was trouble-free. We love it when people enjoy our carriage tours, but we want you to enjoy ALL of Downtown Memphis, too! More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Being from Memphis, I've never taken part in these tours until this most recent visit. I went with my aunt, toddler and 2 of my cousins. We discovered the night before that they will pick you up from any downtown hotel at no extra charge, although we didn't need that service it was good to know. We found them in... More 

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memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this review

It's hard to tell, since we don't have a driver's name, which carriage company that you rode with. Many people, even locals, don't realize that there are actually 6 different carriage companies that operate downtown. However, I can pretty safely say that no matter what company, the drivers are always happy to take a ride. The "negotiating" mentioned in the... More 

pgh
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

My husband and I rode with Phil, his dog Lulu and Bob, the horse, who did all the work. Phil was a great guide as he described the history of the buildings, parks etc. that we passed. He was very personable, as was Lulu. It was a nice way to end a day in Memphis. I would recommend this tour... More 

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memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed yourselves here in our City and thanks so much for complementing our driver. They love to hear feedback and love to help make your visit memorable! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

The tour was great. Both our guide and our horse were fantastic. It made for an awesome evening and a really nice birthday present.

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memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this review

Happy Birthday! Our drivers and horses are honored when they get the chance to share in a special day in someone's life. We get to enjoy our horses every day, but it's great to give our customers the gift of a little horsey love and happiness on their birthday! More 

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