Come experience the character of Memphis and see why this city is mentioned in more song lyrics than any other place. Located on the Mighty Mississippi River, Memphis is the birthplace of Rock ‘n’ Roll, the capital of Blues and home to some of the best barbeque.
Start your full-day adventure with a walk in the footsteps of legends. Visit Elvis Presley’s home, Graceland. See the burial site of the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll, walk through the Elvis car museum and see two deluxe airplanes that he used for tours and traveling. Enjoy a lunch break on your own at Graceland and enjoy your time at the famed location.
Learn what set Rock ‘n’ Roll in motion at Sam Phillips’ Sun Studios in Downtown Memphis. See what the recording process was like on a guided tour. Hear the stories of how many greats got their start here, like Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison, Jerry Lee Lewis, and even King himself, Elvis Presley.
Your trip to Memphis wouldn’t be complete without a duck walk! See the Peabody ducks waddle down the red carpet from their fountain to the elevator as they head to bed at the Peabody Hotel. Hear all about the story about why it continues today. Explore Beale Street, where you could dive into some Blues and barbeque, or take a stroll to the Memphis Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum. There’s plenty to do in this vibrant downtown scene. Finish the day with a drive by the Mississippi River.