We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Memphis City Tour with Sun Studio Upgrade

  • Narrated Memphis sightseeing tour
  • Cruise along the Mississippi River and see Victorian homes, historical statues and cultural landmarks
  • Pass the Pyramid Arena and the Lorraine Hotel, where Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated
Memphis City Tour with Sun Studio Upgrade
From US$30.00
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travellers
9:30am City Plus Sun StudioMost Popular
Memphis City Tour/Sun Studio tour departs at 9:30am. Minimum age of 7 for entry to Sun Studio.
From US$65.00
9:30am Memphis City Tour
Memphis City tour only will depart at 9:30am
From US$30.00
2pm Memphis City Tour
Memphis City tour only will depart at 2:00pm
From US$30.00
Drive past the Mississippi River, grand Victorian homes, and cultural landmarks on this narrated tour of Memphis, which takes you beyond the city’s obvious sights. Upgrade to include a tour of the legendary Sun Studios, where artists such as Johnnie Cash and Elvis Presley recorded their music. Tour includes round-trip transportation from your downtown Memphis hotel.
What to Expect
Starting from your downtown Memphis hotel, your friendly, fun, professional guide will take you on narrated sightseeing tour by mini-coach. Cruise down Beale Street and Cotton Row, and travel along the Mississippi River and through Victorian Village, where you’ll see homes built in the 1800s.

See statues of Elvis Presley and BB King and pass the National Civil Rights Museum, located in the Lorraine Hotel, where Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated.

Stop at Schwab, a 120-year-old general store, and pass St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Sun Studio, and the Pyramid Arena, an astounding 20,142-seat arena resembling an Egyptian pyramid.

You’ll also stop at the Peabody Hotel, famous for the 'Peabody Ducks' that live on the hotel’s rooftop and make their way to the lobby in a daily 'March of Ducks' celebration. 

Optional Sun Studio Tour
See where it all began at the legendary Sun Studios, where some of the greatest singers recorded their music - including Elvis Presley, Johnnie Cash, BB King and many more

After your tour, you’ll be taken back to your Memphis hotel.
Reviews (17)
1 - 5 of 13 reviews
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile
Sam is great!

My mother and I had such a great time. Sam was a fountain of knowledge and kept us entertained the whole time.

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We were suppose to stop at the famous General Store on Beale Street but were only given 15 minutes. Really! We weren't even told where it was located once we arrived. Paid for and didn't get the full tour.

1  Thank Camper724097
Reviewed 18 August 2018
Ask for Sam When Booking Your Tour with Memphis Best Tours!!!!!

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our tour of downtown Memphis with our driver Sam. Sam had an almost encyclopedic knowledge of all things Memphis!!!! Sam added the back stories for every site we visited, which gave us a deeper understanding of the historic meaning...More

1  Thank Peetee20068
Reviewed 13 August 2018
Fantastic tour

This was a brilliant tour thanks to our driver Sam. He really puts everything in to make sure you have a great time. His enthusiasm is infectious and we enjoyed every minute. The tour was full of information, personal anecdotes and jokes. You see all...More

1  Thank JohnTrue
Reviewed 30 July 2018

My husband and I went to Memphis this spring. Memphis Best Tours was the company we choose to tour with. We cannot say enough good things about this company. Our driver/guide Sam, was awesome, friendly, funny and very knowledgeable. I left my phone on the...More

1  Thank Floridacape
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
17 July 2018|
Response from gr8passage | Reviewed this property |
That is a question you would have to direct to whatever tour company you are using.
Diane R
9 June 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Pete_mc_50 | Reviewed this property |
The tour was a about 2 hours plus the Sun Studios about a hour . We were picked up from The Graceland Guest House but I think they pick up from other hotels too then take you to a central point to get on the tour bus. Check... More
Travellers Also Viewed
City of Memphis Tour
92 Reviews
from US$30.00*
Sun Studio Guided Tour
157 Reviews
from US$24.00*
Memphis City Tour with Optional...
425 Reviews
from US$30.00*
Memphis City Tour and Riverboat Cruise
82 Reviews
from US$80.00*
Frequently bought together
Elvis Presley Graceland VIP Tour
304 Reviews
from US$101.50*
Elvis Presley's Graceland Tour
386 Reviews
from US$64.00*
Transportation with Elvis VIP Plus...
44 Reviews
from US$120.00*
Memphis City Tour with Optional...
425 Reviews
from US$30.00*
Memphis City Tour with Optional...
425 Reviews
from US$30.00*
Memphis City Tour and Riverboat Cruise
82 Reviews
from US$80.00*
Memphis Discovery Tour including Rock...
141 Reviews
from US$41.52*
Memphis Music Attraction Discount Pass
161 Reviews
from US$103.00*