This is the perfect tour for rock ‘n’ roll, blues, and country music lovers. Enjoy city sightseeing in Memphis and an orientation tour of Nashville with a stop in Tupelo, Elvis’ birthplace. Begin your trip in Memphis and visit the Rock ’n’ Soul Museum; the Stax Museum of American Soul Music, a tribute to the great Memphis soul musicians; Sun Studio, probably the most famous recording studio in the world; and Graceland, where you experience life as Elvis did. Head east to “Music City USA”—Nashville—for reserved premier seats at the world-famous Grand Ole Opry. Visit the Johnny Cash Museum to see his historical documents, awards, costumes, and instruments. Step inside Studio B, Nashville’s oldest surviving recording studio and one of the country’s most important studios, and go behind the scenes of the music industry at the Country Music Hall of Fame. Another special treat awaits: a private performance and discussion with John Carter Cash, Johnny and June Cash’s only son. Fans from all over will appreciate the heart and soul of this musical journey.

City Highlights

Sightseeing: In Memphis; orientation tours in Tupelo and Nashville, Stax Museum, Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum, Sun Studio, Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum, Graceland, Johnny Cash Museum, private performance with John Carter Cash, Country Music Hall of Fame, Studio B, and reserved premier seating at the Grand Ole Opry. Inside visits as shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description, including admission charges where applicable.

Hotels

MEMPHIS Crowne Plaza Memphis Downtown (MF) & Elvis Presley Heartbreak Hotel (for early 2016) (MF) / Guest House at Graceland (for late-fall 2016 departures) (MF)NASHVILLE The Inn at Opryland (MF)

Transportation

Transportation:Private, deluxe air-conditioned motorcoach while touring.

PRODUCT_LINE: COSMOS-8730-2016