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Backbeat Tours

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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
+1 901-527-9415
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

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

Thank Travel13444123042
Reviewed 6 days ago 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

Thank 327janef
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very disappointed in this tour company. They asked us to meet At 8:15 amat the gift shop of the Hard Rock Cafe, only to discover nothing opens until 10:00 and they didn’t arrive until 8:35. It was a very cold morning and we...More

Thank Voyage37772527232
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great morning seeing the downtown Memphis area. We had the bus to ourselves but our guide Larry gave us the full show as if he had a bus full. We had already seen Graceland and Sun Records so this tour went well with...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fun tour to do in Memphis. We were given musical instruments and instructed to join in when the tour guide sang. The bus was comfortable and I enjoyed being driven around Memphis. It gave me an opportunity to discover the city. We...More

Thank mariasn2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Larry was very friendly and knowledgeable. We saw many sights including the Peabody Ducks and had a small meal at Central BBQ. Highly recommend.

Thank Jet59477395793
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our group of 6 loved our tour. We had a blue haired tour guid ( sorry can’t remember her name). She not only was very informative but very entertaining as well. That girl could sing and play everything. Sun studio add on is recommended. The...More

Thank LanaB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hi. We recently (mid Oct 2018) did the Graceland Tour with Backbeat Tours. Tour departed on time although 2 people missed the tour after driver tried several times to contact them to see if they were delayed in any way. No answer. Driver Gary was...More

Thank mick l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in Memphis, and want a good walking tour of the old downtown area, the Historic Memphis Walking Tour is the one to book. We had a great tour led by Mike. Growing up in Memphis, he had a personal experience with a...More

Thank OBwan49
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Larry is knowledgeable and funny. We had a great time. The sample of the BBQ pork was fantastic. This tour was also a great bargain and included the Rock and Soul museum.

Thank Kristen J
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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
3 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