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Memphis City Tour with Sun Studio Upgrade

  • Narrated Memphis sightseeing tour
  • Cruise along the Mississippi River and see Victorian homes, historical statues and cultural landmarks
  • Pass the Pyramid Arena and the Lorraine Hotel, where Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated
Memphis City Tour with Sun Studio Upgrade
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9:30am City Plus Sun StudioMost Popular
Memphis City Tour/Sun Studio tour departs at 9:30am. Minimum age of 7 for entry to Sun Studio.
9:30am Memphis City Tour
Memphis City tour only will depart at 9:30am
2pm Memphis City Tour
Memphis City tour only will depart at 2:00pm
Drive past the Mississippi River, grand Victorian homes, and cultural landmarks on this narrated tour of Memphis, which takes you beyond the city’s obvious sights. Upgrade to include a tour of the legendary Sun Studios, where artists such as Johnnie Cash and Elvis Presley recorded their music. Tour includes round-trip transportation from your downtown Memphis hotel.
What to Expect
Starting from your downtown Memphis hotel, your friendly, fun, professional guide will take you on narrated sightseeing tour by mini-coach. Cruise down Beale Street and Cotton Row, and travel along the Mississippi River and through Victorian Village, where you’ll see homes built in the 1800s.

See statues of Elvis Presley and BB King and pass the National Civil Rights Museum, located in the Lorraine Hotel, where Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated.

Stop at Schwab, a 120-year-old general store, and pass St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Sun Studio, and the Pyramid Arena, an astounding 20,142-seat arena resembling an Egyptian pyramid.

You’ll also stop at the Peabody Hotel, famous for the 'Peabody Ducks' that live on the hotel’s rooftop and make their way to the lobby in a daily 'March of Ducks' celebration. 

Optional Sun Studio Tour
See where it all began at the legendary Sun Studios, where some of the greatest singers recorded their music - including Elvis Presley, Johnnie Cash, BB King and many more

After your tour, you’ll be taken back to your Memphis hotel.
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1 - 5 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ask for Sam When Booking Your Tour with Memphis Best Tours!!!!!

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our tour of downtown Memphis with our driver Sam. Sam had an almost encyclopedic knowledge of all things Memphis!!!! Sam added the back stories for every site we visited, which gave us a deeper understanding of the historic meaning...More

Thank Peetee20068
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fantastic tour

This was a brilliant tour thanks to our driver Sam. He really puts everything in to make sure you have a great time. His enthusiasm is infectious and we enjoyed every minute. The tour was full of information, personal anecdotes and jokes. You see all...More

Thank JohnTrue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I went to Memphis this spring. Memphis Best Tours was the company we choose to tour with. We cannot say enough good things about this company. Our driver/guide Sam, was awesome, friendly, funny and very knowledgeable. I left my phone on the...More

Thank Floridacape
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Canceled by vendor nite before for convenience

I was notified that tour is canceled nite before for their convenience !!!!! not a good experience !!!!!!!

Thank Lotsoftravel328
Reviewed June 25, 2018
Huge bonus after an American Cruise Line Tour up the Mississippi

We had a full day before our plane trip home and chose this tour. Memphis City Tour couldn’t have been more accommodating-from handling our luggage to taking us to the airport for our return trip home. The City tour of Memphis was so interesting, we...More

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July 17, 2018|
Response from gr8passage | Reviewed this property |
That is a question you would have to direct to whatever tour company you are using.
Diane R
June 9, 2018|
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Response from Pete_mc_50 | Reviewed this property |
The tour was a about 2 hours plus the Sun Studios about a hour . We were picked up from The Graceland Guest House but I think they pick up from other hotels too then take you to a central point to get on the tour bus. Check... More