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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, inside the Rock Shop of the Hard Rock Cafe, Memphis, TN 38103-3714
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The BEST bus tour we have ever taken. Our singing tour guide, Katherine, was absolutely WONDERFUL! You get the back story to all kinds of artists and Memphis locations. Our two sons, 20 and 13, enjoyed it almost as much as we did! Cannot recommend...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

On a solo trip to Memphis with my 7 month old son. The tour was informative and interesting. Thank you Larry for being such a great your guide!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BeJazzy
Reviewed 1 week ago

If I had never been taken on this wonderful tour by my transgender friend Hank and his boyfriend I would never have learned from the excellent tour guide that Elvis lived in Memphis. Who would have thought such a thing ? I also learned BB...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kevbutnobacon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Larry our tour guide did an amazing job by being both informative and entertaining. Great tour that took us too many important sites

Thank 236nitinc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Larry was a great guide. Perfect for getting to know this town. Well worth your time, this is a hidden jewel of a city and you won't regret the time getting to know about the cultural, philanthropic, entertainment and business contributions it has made to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Blake B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did this tour to fill an otherwise empty rainy morning. Boy, were we glad we did! This was a great tour and well worth the time and money to go. We learned a lot about Memphis and got to see things that otherwise we...More

Thank 277kend
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took this tour on both of our trips to Memphis, enjoyed the music, history and anecdotes both times (two different musicians). Fun afternoon.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank manateev
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Tour was great and Larry was very knowledgeable, wonderful guide! Highly recommend this city tour. We even stopped and sampled some wonderful Barbeque!

Thank R4123IJlarryl
Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend this tour...Larry was an awesome guide! Very gracious and engaging and knowledgeable. Thank you Larry!

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Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

We did the Historic Memphis Walking Tour and Beale Street Walking Tour - both with Mike who is a local with great knowledge and is super nice! This was the first thing I did while in Memphis and I really feel like it gave me...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Susie M
2 August 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
Terri C
13 April 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.
Susan S
2 January 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