Day 1 & 2
This tour crosses the border to upstate New York at Gananoque Ontario. Our first overnight stay will be in Mentor, OH. On day two, we arrive in Nashville to check in at the lovely Opryland Hotel which is so central to many activities in Nashville.
Day 3 & 4
Highlight features in Nashville are visits to country legend George Jones Museum, and time for independent lunch there. Visits to the iconic Ryman Auditorium, Country Music Hall of Fame and Saturday night at the Grand Ol Opry are also included.
Day 5 & 6
En Route to Memphis, we visit Loretta Lynn’s Plantation Home, Replica Butcher Holler Home, Coal Mine #5, and The Coal Miner’s Daughter Museum and have lunch there. We stay at the lovely new Guesthouse at Graceland and have the Elvis Experience Tour plus airplanes. There will also be time spent in the core of Memphis to explore Beale Street, and areas of interest such as the Peabody Hotel made famous by the Peabody ducks that spend their days in the opulent fountain in the lobby of the hotel; the famous Orpheum Theatre walk of fame and charming Main Street serviced by Vintage Electric Trolleys.
Day 7 & 8
Travelling westward in the Ozark Mountain Range, we cross the Arkansas border in Missouri. We stay in Branson Missouri at the gracious Grand Victorian Hotel, steps away from the Tangor Factory Outlets. We will attend four top shows in Branson which include, Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede Dinner Show, The Dutton’s, The Presley’s and Million Dollar Quartet at the Lawrence Welk Resort Theatre.
Day 9 & 10
We cross the mid-west states heading back to Ontario, staying first in Terre Haute Indiana, then our last night is just inside the Southern Ontario border at Sarnia.