Nashville & Graceland

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  • Location
    Nashville, TN
  • Date
    September 21 - 28
  • Price
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OVERVIEW

Enjoy city sightseeing tours in Memphis, Nashville and Louisville!  This is a tour of a lifetime to Nashville and Memphis/Graceland! We begin our trip in Music City USA – Nashville—with reserved seats at the world-famous Grand Ole Opry. Record your own song at Studio B, Nashville’s oldest surviving recording studio and one of the country’s most important studios where Elvis recorded over 200 of his hits , then have lunch at the Wildhorse Saloon. 

You will then go behind the scenes of the music industry at the Country Music Hall of Fame! Next it’s off to Memphis where we’ll stay at the Guest House at Graceland and get the VIP Treatment, with a chance to climb aboard “The King’s” private planes. Fans from all over will appreciate the heart and soul of this musical journey. Elvis and the Southern Sounds come to life on this wonderful vacation! Then we’ll visit Louisville, Kentucky on our way home and visit the Kentucky Derby Museum!

You don’t want to miss this amazing new for 2017 Maple Leaf Tour to Nashville, Memphis and Louisville!

Downtown NashvilleDAY 1: FINDLAY, OHIO
DAY 2: NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE
DAY 3: NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE
DAY 4: MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE
DAY 5: FINDLAY, OHIO
DAY 6: LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY
DAY 7: FINDLAY, OHIO
DAY 8: HOME SWEET HOME!

 


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ITINERARY AT A GLANCE

DAY ONE: Thursday, Sept 21Click here to see full itinerary

8:00 am Depart Kingston Shrine Club 3260 Princess St. Please see other pickup times and locations on the reverse page. We begin our travel westward towards the Sarnia Border. We will make a brief stop at the Duty Free & US Customs. Regular comfort stops and meal breaks will be made during our journey as we continue on to our overnight accommodation at the Drury Inn, Findlay, Ohio.
Hotel: Drury Inn & Suites 419-422-9700
Meals: Drury Inn Kickback

DAY TWO: Friday, Sept 22

After your continental breakfast this morning, we depart for the Home of Country Music, Nashville!  We’ll check into our hotel, the world Famous Gaylord Opryland Resort. Unpack and settle in to our home for the next two nights before we enjoy dinner together tonight!
Hotel: The Opryland Hotel 615-889-1000
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY THREE: Saturday, Sept 23 – Nashville, Tennessee. 

Our morning begins with an up-close and personal sightseeing tour of landmarks with a guided city tour with a local guide. Including the Country Music Hall of Fame!  Our tour will finish downtown where you’ll have free time to wander and discover the Honkey Tonks on Broadway and all the country charm of Nashville as well have lunch on your own. You can even return to the Country Music Hall of Fame if you didn’t have a chance to see everything the first time! Later we’ll return to the resort so you can relax and enjoy the resort before we have dinner together before we head to the Grand Ole Opry for an unforgettable night as we have reserved seating!
Hotel: The Opryland Hotel 615-889-1000
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAY FOUR: Sunday, Sept 24 – Memphis, Tennessee 

After enjoying breakfast at the hotel, we will check out and visit historic RCA Studio B – once a recording home of Elvis Presley. Studio B, home of 1,000 hits! More than 35,000 songs were brought to life by the Studio B magic, including over 200 Elvis Presley recordings. RCA Studio B is a recording studio in Nashville, Tennessee. Originally known simply as RCA Studios, it became famous in the 1960s for being a part of what many refer to as the Nashville Sound. An experience you will never forget!  To finish our wonderful morning, we’ll have lunch at the Wildhorse Saloon, a true Nashville experience!

 We expect a late afternoon arrival in Memphis “the Birthplace of Rock and Roll” and we will check in to our hotel. Welcome to the NEW Guesthouse at Graceland, in the heart of Elvis Presley’s GRACELAND

Introducing an extraordinary hotel experience in the heart of Elvis Presley’s Graceland®! Located just steps away from the iconic Graceland Mansion, The Guest House at Graceland welcomes music fans, Graceland guests, Memphis visitors and groups from around the world with Southern hospitality, royal treatment and luxurious amenities that would make the king™ proud. Set in a Graceland-inspired complex and a 4-minute walk from Graceland, this luxe hotel amid trees and gardens is 8 miles from the Beale Street Historic District.

Glam rooms have 55-inch flat-screens, Bluetooth media hubs and coffee machines. Themed suites add decor inspired by Elvis Presley’s former homes, separate living rooms and dining areas, plus distinctive details such as canopy beds or vintage-style furnishings. There’s room service!   There’s an eatery with Southern-style fare, plus 2 bars, a sleek lobby lounge and an outdoor pool, as well as entertainment and conference facilities. Unpack and relax before enjoying dinner together this evening. 
Hotel: Guesthouse at Graceland, 3600 Elvis Presley Blvd (901) 443-3000  
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY FIVE: Monday Sept 25: MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE  

After breakfast this morning, enjoy the  VIP Tour including Elvis’ Two Custom Airplanes.  The day will be dedicated to visiting Elvis Presley’s Graceland. You’re a VIP!  Graceland mansion Spend the day exploring Elvis’ home and follow his amazing journey to music super-stardom through exhibit after exhibit of museum-quality videos, personal mementos, displays of authentic clothing, an incredible showcase of awards and much more. Experience how the king of rock ‘n’ roll lived as you tour Graceland mansion, step aboard his famous custom jets, and check out his collection of cars.  The Graceland experience also includes Elvis Presley’s Memphis, a new, state-of-the-art entertainment complex which includes Elvis The Entertainer Career Museum, restaurants, shops and much more.

Your VIP ticket is a special All Day ticket and includes:

  • Front of the line mansion access
  • Keepsake backstage pass
  • Exclusive VIP only Exhibit
  • Graceland Mansion Audio-Guided Tour with new Orientation Film
  • NEW – Full Access to the State-of-the-Art Visitor Entertainment Complex
  • Elvis’ Two Custom Airplanes
  • ALL NEW Expanded – Elvis Presley Car Museum
  • NEW -Elvis: The Entertainer Career Showcase Museum
  • NEW – Elvis Discovery Exhibits

This will be a day you will never forget. To complete our wonderful day, we will enjoy a dinner together tonight!
Hotel: Guesthouse at Graceland, 3600 Elvis Presley Blvd (901) 443-3000  
Graceland: www.graceland.com 
Guesthouse at Graceland: www.guesthousegraceland.com
Meals: Breakfast & Dinner

DAY SIX: Tuesday, Sept 26: LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY

After breakfast this morning, we’ll check out of the Guest House at Graceland and meet our local guide for a motor coach tour of Memphis so see all the highlights of the city that Elvis called home. We’ll finish our tour on Beale Street where we’ll have a wonderful southern lunch together!  With your toes still tapping and souvenirs in hand, we bid farewell to our Southern friends and begin our journey home We’ll overnight at the Drury Inn in Louisville, KY.
Hotel: Drury Inn & Suites 419-422-9700
Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

DAY SEVEN: Wednesday, Sept 27: FINDLAY, OHIO

This morning, after breakfast we’ll be joined by a local guide for a city tour of Louisville and enjoy the highlights of this wonderful Bluegrass city including a visit to the Kentucky Derby Museum!  There will be free time for lunch on your own before we travel to Findlay, Ohio where we will overnight once again.
Meals: Breakfast
Hotel: Drury Inn & Suites, Findlay, Ohio 419-422-9700

DAY EIGHT: Thursday, September 28: HOME SWEET HOME

Enjoy a continental breakfast prior to continuing our journey home. We will stop at the Duty Free and Canadian customs before returning home.
Meals: Breakfast

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PRICING

EARLY BOOKING BONUS $50 OFF PER PERSON IF PAID IN FULL BY JULY 21, ’17 

TOUR INCLUSIONS
TRADITIONAL
ROOM PRICE – NO ADDITIONAL TAX
ATRIUM ROOM
PRICE – NO ADDITIONAL TAX
 

  • Round trip transportation aboard a deluxe motor coach
  • Services of a Maple Leaf Tour Director & Professional Tour Driver
  • All applicable taxes and service charges
  • Accommodation as listed. NOTE: The Drury Inn is famous for its Southern Hospitality: Drinks on the house with their 5:30 pm Kickback which includes both hot and cold finger foods every night!
  • 7 Breakfasts and 4 dinners
  • Tour of historic RCA Studio B and a choir style recording session and tour of the Country Music Hall of Fame in
    Nashville, lunch at the Wildhorse Saloon and learn the latest dance steps, Nashville City Sightseeing Tour including the Ryman Auditorium and Music Row, reserved seating at the Grand Ole Opry, Visit to Downtown Nashville / Broadway / Tootsies
  • Graceland VIP Tour, Memphis City Tour with local guide, lunch on Beale Street
  • Guided Tour of Louisville, admission to the Kentucky Derby Museum
 
$1, 999 Each for
Double
(2 to a room)
$2,149 Each for
Double
(2 to a room)
$1,849 Each for
Triple
(3 to a room)
$1,999 Each for
Triple
(3 to a room)
$1, 749 Each for
Quad
(4 to a room)
 $1,899 Each for
Quad
(4 to a room)
$2,699 For a
Single
(1 to a room)
$2,949
For a
Single
(1 to a room)
  • A deposit of $100 is required at the time of booking, the balance is due 60 days prior to departure
  • Refunds are not available within 30 days of travel
  • Early booking bonus of $50 off applies to bookings paid in full July 21, 2017

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DEPARTURES

5:00 am Depart from Ottawa Robbies Italian Restaurant 1531 St Laurent Blvd (parking).
5:25 am Depart from Ottawa All Saints Lutheran Chruch 1061 Pinecrest Rd (parking).
5:55 am Depart Kemptville from Stinson Gas Bar.
7:00 am Depart Brockville from Food Basics.
7:30 am Depart from Gananoque HWY#2 Carpool Lot.
8:00 am Depart from Kingston Shrine Club 3260 Princess(parking).
8:30 am Depart from Napanee Flying J Northeast Corner of the Parking Lot.
9:00 am Depart from Belleville Maple Leaf Office at 81 Millennium Parkway (parking).

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HOTEL

 Drury Inn & Suites: Findlay Ohio – 419-422-9700Findlay Drury Hotel
This deluxe room features two double beds and comfortable seating. In-room amenities include an LCD TV, microwave, refrigerator, iron and ironing board, hairdryer and coffee maker. Some hotel amenities include: free Wi-fi, Indoor/Outdoor Pool & Whirlpool & Guest Laundry.

 

Opryland ResortOpryland Resort: Nashville Tennessee – 615-889-1000
A 14-minute walk from the Grand Ole Opry, this lavish resort set under glass atriums is 8.1 miles from Nashville International Airport. Traditional rooms offer free Wi-Fi, minifridges, coffeemakers and flat-screen TVs. Some rooms and suites have atrium views. Suites add separate living rooms and pull-out sofas. Room service is available. There are 17 restaurants. Other amenities include 9 acres of indoor gardens with waterfalls, 1 indoor and 2 outdoor pools, an exercise room and a spa, along with an 18-hole golf course, an arcade, and boat tours through the indoor garden. The convention center has 152 meeting spaces, including 6 ballrooms.

Guesthouse at Graceland (901) 443-3000
Welcome to the NEW Guesthouse at Graceland, in the heart of Elvis Presley’s GRACELAND! Introducing an extraordinary hotel experience in the heart of Elvis Presley’s Graceland®! Located just steps away from the iconic Graceland Mansion, The Guest House at Graceland welcomes music fans, Graceland guests, Memphis visitors and groups from around the world with Southern hospitality, royal treatment and luxurious amenities that would make the king™ proud.

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BEFORE YOU GO

  • Two bags are required per person, 1 small bag for on route stays and 1 large bag for final destination
  • Please keep all medication with your person not in luggage
  • Must have valid passport to cross into the United States
  • Cancellation and Medical insurance is not covered in your package but is strongly recommended for out of province travel
  •  Insurance is available through Maple Leaf, please call to inquire today!
  • There are regular stops made for comfort breaks
  • Tipping for tour director and driver is voluntary depending on quality of service
  • For the comfort of fellow traveler’s, kindly refrain from using scented products
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