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Backbeat Tours offers a variety of different ways to see and experience the best of Memphis, including sightseeing bus tours and walking tours such as the popular Memphis Ghost Tour in the evenings and the Memphis History Tour in the daytime. Our...more
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126 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3714
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a great tour with Larry! My brother and I took our parents to Memphis to do 'all things Elvis' and this was a great introduction to some of the other interesting things about Memphis. Larry got us to the Peabody just in time...More

Thank kseitz
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed this tour, I can't rate it highly enough! Cecil Yancy was brilliant, excellent knowledge of the area and great music during the tour. Saw so much of Memphis, we also included the Sun Records tour which we also thoroughly enjoyed. Well worth...More

1  Thank Maysee50
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly and informative guide took us on this fun walking tour. We visited a number of places and our guide explained the significance at each stop. I still have goose bumps! The only glitch was the place we we ere told to meet before...More

Thank seizeyoursalad2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even though it's a small place, it contains a lot of information. Tour on your own with a head set which provides the detailed information. Loved the way it explained the Memphis sound and the blending of blues, country, gospel and rock. How these all...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did 2 back to back walking tours and they were top notch. Great guide, perfectly structured itineraries (although it's tough to mess up a Beale Street itinerary!). Good info without the typical kitsch.

Thank Kairho1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our walk left from the Hard Rock. We were shuttled by bus to downtown and then walked back. The walk included a stop at the Peabody Hotel to see the ducks walk and then up to the roof to see their night time quarters. Our...More

Thank Carl C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best time....Mike was just Awsome, he made my mom feel very special and catered to her mobility issues. Larry out bus driver and tour docent was fantastic, he helped me with my mom and was very accommodating with her walker.

Thank KitsaaS
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We echo other reviews of tours led by Mike, the rain whisperer. His knowledge of Memphis and his obvious love of the city gave my wife and me a unique insight into both the present and history of Memphis. We recommend the tour.

Thank rmsmitty
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Very glad we took this tour. Our guide, Cecil Yancy, couldn't have been more enjoyable or informative. We had a good group too for the most part which always helps (Please folks, don't take a guided tour if all you are going to do is...More

1  Thank dr01a1940
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We did the #ElvisWeek bus tour with Gary earlier today & had the most wonderful time. He was kind and friendly, a good story-teller, and sang to our number one Elvis fan. Thanks for the memories and laughs Gary!

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Susie M
August 1, 2016|
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Response from Droopydrawrs52 | Reviewed this property |
It's a golf buggy but he maybe able to put it on the back. They are lovely people so ask them
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Terri C
April 12, 2016|
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Response from Ann A | Reviewed this property |
I took the tour on March 27. There is only one tour at 1:30. you can be there 1:15 may be. This is the question to the tour company.
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Susan S
January 2, 2015|
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Response from Backbeat_Tours | Property representative |
Hi, Susan! The candlelight vigil at Graceland during Elvis Week is a great experience; I'm sure you'll love it! We do pick up from a number of downtown hotels for our daily Graceland Tour, but I'm sorry to say we don't offer... More
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