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Carriage Tours of Memphis

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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 24, 2018
“Amazing we loved it”
Aug 20, 2017
“Carriage ride”
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Carriage Tours of Memphis is the premier provider of horse-drawn carriage services for special events across the Mid-South. We have specialized for decades in weddings, funerals, birthday parties, festivals, parades, holiday events and much more! We...more
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393 N Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-1527
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 1, 2006

The carriages line up right outside the downtown hotels in the evenings. The drivers are very friendly. You can pet the horses, and get a great tour. They do not have to follow a specific route if there is something special you want to see....More

5  Thank greenmtntrail
Most Helpful Critical Review
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,...More

1  Thank MrsCsqd
memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2014

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...More

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Reviewed June 24, 2018

The rides was so comfy. The tour guide was very knowledgeable of historical buildings. I recommend this to family or couples

Thank Monty A
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful way to spend some time in the evening. Learn about the history, ride through the park see the fountain,Mud river and so much more. Many carriages to choose from. A Cinderella one , a heart one, a buggy one and more.

4  Thank Sharon C
Reviewed September 14, 2016

Carriage Tours of Memphis is a leisurely way to explore the city, rates can vary, and the quality of guides can vary. Our guide was young but knowledgeable, he had a good personality and finished our ride right at our hotel door.More

5  Thank OKC_Flyboy
memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2016

We are glad you enjoyed your ride! We do have different tour rates based upon the length of time of the tour. And with all the great hotels and restaurants concentrated around the Downtown Memphis historic district, the carriages can pick up and drop off...More

Reviewed May 21, 2016

Great way to tour some of the historic parts of the city with open an open carriage and an experienced driver.

1  Thank Rick L
memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this reviewResponded May 24, 2016

We are so glad that you guys enjoyed it and got to kick back for a few minutes! Thank you.

Reviewed May 15, 2016

We took a ride after taking my parents with us and they hadn't been on a tour of Memphis, The tour goes by time now 15, 30, 45 and 60 minutes 15 min=35$ 30 min=50$ 45 min=75$ 1 hour tours are 100$ This is a...More

4  Thank nursegraf
memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2016

Thanks so much for riding and we are glad that your parents got to see some of the great buildings Downtown that you just can't really appreciate while driving in a car!

Reviewed March 27, 2016

March 26th 2016, my 2 cousins ,friends and aunt went on a carriage ride for 1/2 an hour in Memphis. We were searching all over and finally found the carriages. Something drew me to Laura's carriage she was very nice and helpful. Her horse barney...More

2  Thank laurenconner21
memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2016

Thanks so much for the kind words! We are pretty proud of Laura and Barney, too. We sure would love to see you back again, so give us a call if you return this summer and we can set a reservation for you to visit...More

Reviewed March 14, 2016 via mobile

I was so excited to take our girls on a carriage ride. We chose the 30 min tour because we love history and thought the girls would enjoy the horses ect. The guide was hard to hear, hardly had anything interesting to say. I was...More

Thank BinMcKin
memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2016

So sorry that you didn't feel like you got much information from your driver. There are several different carriage companies that operate downtown, so without a name reference I can't say for sure if this was one of our carriages or not. But regardless we...More

Reviewed March 2, 2016

From the moment we were looking at a may and trying to work out what way we need to go, Billie approached us and help us find where we need to go, it was evident from that moment that we connected with Billie, We chatted...More

1  Thank shaun w
memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2016

Thank you so much for the praise for one of our great drivers. We hope that we can be just as helpful to everyone that steps into our carriages! And hopefully you guys will be back in Memphis again!

Reviewed December 14, 2015

We had a perfect evening in a Princess Carriage. Our driver (Laura) picked us up at our hotel on time and wisked us away for a fantastic tour of Memphis. She was able to tell us all the history of the downtown buildings and offered...More

Thank Jamie M
memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2016

Thanks so much for joining us! It's so great to hear that we can put just a little bit of magic into someone's evening. Our horses and drivers are good at that!

Reviewed November 4, 2015 via mobile

After Sun Studio and Graceland tours we decided a relaxing carriage ride would be good. Booked over the phone and met at 4 pm in front of the Peabody Hotel. Driver was William. Horse was Sammy. Dog was Ruby. We had a great time. William...More

Thank ejm99
memphiscarriages, Manager at Carriage Tours of Memphis, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2015

We are so glad you enjoyed yourselves! Our drivers are a great resource and love to help the customers get the most out of their ride, and the most out of their whole visit to the city. We are proud of all of our "drivers"---...More

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David M
June 12, 2018|
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Response from memphiscarriages | Property representative |
Alcohol IS legal to have in a carriage. The driver is not allowed to provide it for you, but you may bring your own.
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ramrordz75
December 15, 2017|
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Response from Sharon C | Reviewed this property |
Not sure , But I think you should be able to take whatever. Call them they are very nice
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Eric L
January 24, 2017|
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Response from memphiscarriages | Property representative |
Our company no longer offers daily tours Downtown, we are only available for privately contracted Special Events. However there are other companies that operate downtown and most likely there is still one that offers... More
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