Hanover Holidays in conjunction with 560 CFOS, Country 93, Country 105 & Country 104.9 have announced afabulous Tennessee Music Legends Tour set for October 19th to 26th.
The trip details are below.
Jim Diebel of Hanover Holidays joined The Great Paul Hill & Fred Wallace on the 560 CFOS Morning Show to outline a few details of the trip.
Tennessee Country Music Legends
Enjoy two nights in Pigeon Forge, three nights Nashville and two nights Memphis
OCT 19 to OCT 26
Southern Ontario to Dayton, OH
Join our motor coach this morning as we travel to the border and
cross into the United States. Our destination this evening will be Dayton, Ohio.
Enjoy a casual breakfast before we travel to Nashville, known as “Music City USA” and check into the Opryland Hotel for the next 3 nights! This evening we reboard the motor coach and head out as a group first forDinner followed by the Grand Ole Opry Show.
Following breakfast, we make our way to Lynchburg for a firsthand look at aTennessee icon, the Jack Daniel’s Distillery. On a guided tour of the distillery you will learn the complete story of their famous whiskey and hear some interesting stories about Mr. Jack. Lynchburg is a dry county, ever since prohibition, but you will be able to sample the hometown product.
We circle back to Nashville in the late afternoon and check into the Opryland Hotel for a three night stay
Evening is free.
Today our focus is on Nashville, the new and the old! Included are visits to the Ryman Museum, second home of the famous Grand Ole Opry and the impressive Country Music Hall of Fame. This beautiful building is an incredible tribute to the history of Country Music. We visit the new Johnny Cash Museum.
Since opening in 2013, the museum has received many accolades including the #1 Must Visit Museum for Music Lovers! Tonight, a farewell to Nashville dinner.
A casual morning before our departure from Nashville. We travel southwest to Hurricane Mills for a visit to the Loretta Lynn Museum. Step aboard Loretta’s Tour Bus, experience the Legend of Loretta Lynn through her extensive collection of memorabilia and awards in the 18,000 square foot Museum. Then
on to Memphis, Tennessee, a city with a reputation for music. It was on Beale Street that music legend W.C. Handy created “the Blues”, an original American art form which was a blend of mournful ballads sung by slaves and the Dixieland Jazz of New Orleans.
See the sights of Memphis on a city tour before we visit the Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum. This comprehensive Museum brings the Memphis Music Story to life and tells of the musical pioneers of all backgrounds who, for the love of music, created the unique sounds that changed the cultural complexion of the music world forever. This afternoon we are off to the Graceland Mansion, the home of the “King of Rock and Roll”, the late Elvis Presley. Experience an unforgettable journey through the most famous rock ‘n’ roll residence in the world. This legendary rock ‘n’ roll pilgrimage will show you why Elvis “lives”.
Enjoy the Mansion and grounds, two custom airplanes, automobile museum, and more! This evening, for those who wish, the coach will be going to Overton Square where the locals meet and eat!
Too soon we must leave the music and shows behind as we travel northeast to our destination this evening in Indianapolis, Indiana. A farewell dinner.
Following our included breakfast we continue north to Detroit. A stop at the duty free store before returning back to Ontario with an evening arrival at your joining point. We hope you have enjoyed your tour to some of Tennessee’s best loved musical cities.
Relaxing Motor Coach Transportation
Seven nights accommodation
Taxes and US exchange
All Breakfasts - some continental
Guided tours of Nashville and Memphis
Platinum Graceland tour
Reserved seat for the Grand Ole Opry
Guided tour of Jack Daniel’s Distillery
Admission to County Music Hall of Fame
Admission to Johnny Cash Museum
Two Nashville Dinners
Admission to the Ryman Museum
Admission to Loretta Lynn Museum
Admission to Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum
Services of our Hanover Holidays Tour Director
To book, see your travel agent or call Hanover Holidays at 1-800-265-5530