Meet your guide on Beale street at 9:30am to begin your leisurely stroll through the tree-lined streets of Memphis.
Memphis is both a gracious old Southern city of riverboats and cotton money, and a rowdy river town of roughnecks, gangsters and gamblers. Your guide will unfold the citys colorful history and some of the characters who have made it one of the worlds most unique and interesting cities. Along the way youll see:
- Historic Court square
- Fourth Bluff Park, overlooking the Mississippi River
- Civil War sites (the Battle of Memphis and Forrest's Raid)
- Cotton Row
- Panoramic rooftop views of the city
- Deadman's Alley
- Main Street, and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s last march
The tour ends on Beale street at 11:30am.