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Backbeat Tours

143 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3714
+1 901-527-9415
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US$ 30.59*
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Memphis Mojo Music Bus Tour
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US$ 41.52*
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Memphis Coach Tour including Rock and Soul Museum
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US$ 74.29*
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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 Memphis Mojo Tour -- the city's only live music tour -- is the most entertaining way of experiencing the best of Memphis!
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143 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3714
+1 901-527-9415
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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We toured with Larry on May 3,2017. He was entertaining and very informative. The tour took us to many of the historic sites in downtown Memphis and stopped for lunch at Central Barbeque. Food was great. Ended up at Rock n Soul museum. Highly recommend.

Thank Lve56
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Only one day in Memphis so we took the morning "Memphis Coach Tour" and the afternoon "Memphis Mojo Music Bus Tour." The two tours had the best guides we have ever listened and learned from. Congratulations to this firm. A suggestion, if time is limited,...More

Thank edmangan
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I would recommend this company to anyone. They are efficient, well organized and well priced for what they provide. Our group of 40 selected the Mojo Tour and it was fabulous. We were entertained as well as informed. The young lady who sang and played...More

1  Thank 30183Kay
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

This had been highly reviewed on TripAdvisor. It's a bus tour around Memphis with the guide who plays music on a guitar and sings relevant songs at the various places. It was ok but we were disappointed. The guide worked hard but there was no...More

Thank sdee101
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

This was a tour with a difference! It was a 90-minute excursion round Memphis's top sights with a live music commentary. The tour was excellent. It departs from the top of Beale St every day at 1:30. We added on Sun Studio which will be...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This is a great value. We learned a ton of history about Memphis, had great BBQ, and enjoyed a nicely paced tour. A great kick off to our trip. Now we have an idea of all the sights we want to see.

1  Thank Tim W
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We had Kathi as our tour guide and she was wonderful! She knew her town, the history and it was obvious she enjoyed her job! We had a smaller group and three members of the group were from Ireland; we ended up meeting them later...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Our guide was awesome, great information and a lot of fun! Gave us ideas of things to do after the tour too! Would highly recommend!

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I did five of Backbeat's tours - the Walking Tour, the Mojo Tour, the Ghost Walking Tour, Graceland and the Discovery tour. All of them were a lot of fun and I learned a lot about Memphis. The tour guides were excellent - Kathy was...More

1  Thank Dee V
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My wife and son and I wanted a tour that would give us a highlight of Memphis, but did not have several hours to give to it. Backbeat Tours gave us the perfect way to do just that. We hopped aboard the Backbeat bus at...More

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Susie M
Hi, Is it handicapped accessible? Can you accommodate a mobility scooter? Thank you for your time. Sue
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
Hello! We are travelling from Nashville on Wednesday May 4th, 2016. What time do we need to be at your pickup location for the tour?
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
Who picks up at hotels to go to Graceland and back on 16th August for Elvis virgel
2 January 2015|
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Response from Backbeat T | 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