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Memphis Getaway Roundtrip from Chicago

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Memphis Getaway Roundtrip from Chicago

Reservations:
1 (800) 268-7252
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from your Amtrak Station:
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Trip Overview

From the Blues clubs of Beale Street to the platinum-album covered walls of Graceland, you will truly get the full “Blues City” tour on this Memphis Getaway! Stroll the halls of the Memphis Rock N’ Soul Museum and take in the many collections of memorabilia of Beale Street, Sun Records, Stax Records, and learn a comprehensive history about blues and soul music. Then experience the life and times of Elvis Presley, “the King of Rock and Roll” during a tour of Graceland. Music, history, and fun become one on the Memphis Getaway!

Highlights

  • 2 nights' hotel accommodations
  • Admission to the Memphis Rock n Soul Museum
  • Sightseeing city tour of Memphis and Graceland
  • Roundtrip Amtrak® in Coach accommodations from Chicago, IL

PERSONALIZE YOUR TRIP:

  • Dining Options at a local popular restaurant
  • Sun Studios Tour

Disclaimer:

Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.

DAY 1 OVERNIGHT ONBOARD AMTRAK
Today, travel on your own to Chicago's Union Station and board Amtrak's famous City of New Orleans® train for your trip to Memphis. As you travel south, prepare for a leisurely overnight journey to Tennessee! (Overnight onboard Amtrak)

DAY 2 MEMPHIS
Welcome to Memphis! This thriving economical hub of the mid-South is located on the Mississippi River. It is intersected by five major railroads and two interstate highways, which helps to constantly bring new life into the city. Today you will check into your hotel, then head out to visit the Rock n Soul Museum. Located on historic Beale Street, this museum tells the complete story of Memphis music history, as researched by the Smithsonian Institution. A Memphis Must See, the exhibits and displays here tell of the musical pioneers and legends of all racial and socio-economic backgrounds who, for the love of music, overcame obstacles to create a sound that changed the world. Rock 'n' Soul teams up with several other Memphis tourist attractions to offer visitors a fun, educational, and comprehensive Memphis, Tennessee music experience. (Overnight in Memphis)

DAY 3 MEMPHIS
Today you will take a guided tour of Memphis where you will be amazed at all you have to see and hear! The tour will take you all over the downtown areas of Memphis, you'll stop by the Mighty Mississippi River, and hit the Peabody Hotel before heading on to Graceland! The famous home of the King of Rock ‘n' Roll is an unforgettable opportunity to experience the life and legend that was Elvis Presley. (Overnight in Memphis)

DAY 4 OVERNIGHT ONBOARD AMTRAK
Enjoy a free day on your own before preparing to head back on to Chicago. As you travel north; reflect on the all of the excitement you experienced down on Beale Street, the many collections of memorabilia at Graceland, and the pure fun that is Memphis. (Overnight onboard Amtrak)

DAY 5 YOUR JOURNEY ENDS IN CHICAGO

Crowne Plaza Memphis Downtown

Enjoy your visit to the "Birthplace of Rock n' Roll" with our contemporary guest rooms that are ideal for business or leisure. We offer complimentary Wi-Fi and top amenities like an outdoor pool, professional meeting space and an onsite restaurant and lounge. Our prime location gives you close proximity to Downtown Memphis and popular attractions.

Sheraton Memphis

Perfect for conventions or conferences, this hotel in Memphis, TN is connected by skywalk to the 300,000 square foot Memphis-Cook Convention Center.
Enjoy upgraded amenities at this Memphis, TN hotel including our renovated fitness center and convenient UPS Store for travelers on the go.

Peabody Memphis Hotel

In the heart of "Blues City," you'll find The Peabody Memphis, a magnificent hotel. Our convenient downtown location is just blocks from Beale Street, the Memphis Rock N Soul Museum, Gibson Guitar Factory, Fed-Ex Forum, National Civil Rights Museum, Sun Studio, Orpheum Theatre, and the Memphis Cook Convention Center.

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For more information or to make a reservation, call our rail vacation experts at:
1 (800) 268-7252

Disclaimer:

Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.

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