Music Cities Christmas
December 6 - 11, 2019
Arrive in Springfield, meet your Tour Director and transfer to Branson, considered “The Live Music Show Capital of the World!” Enjoy two nights in Branson taking in shows and attractions. Tonight enjoy a Welcome Dinner at a local restaurant in Branson with your fellow travelers.
Meal - (D)
December 7th: Branson
This morning venture out on a Branson City Tour featuring the College of the Ozarks and the enhanced downtown waterfront, Branson Landing. Learn the history of Branson from small mountain town to show capital. This afternoon experience one of the top music and dance shows in Branson, the Duttons Family Christmas Show featuring the Dutton Family performers who play everything from bluegrass to classical and feature a variety of instruments. The Duttons add several classic Christmas songs to their holiday season show. This evening will be a highlight as you enjoy Branson’s most popular performer & experience The Shoji Tabuchi Christmas Show. The world class entertainer and violinist will wow you with an amazing performance filled with holiday music and dancers which is sure to put the audience in a jolly mood for the season.
Meal - (B, D)
December 8th: Branson - Little Rock - Memphis
Today travel to Little Rock, the capital of Arkansas. Visit the Clinton Presidential Library & Museum featuring replicas of the Oval Office and the Cabinet Room, photograph and video exhibits and a time line presenting the work of the President. Later travel to Memphis and check into your hotel. Memphis features a distinct southern flavor and a history embodied in the melancholy blues. Tonight visit actionpacked Beale Street filled with retail shops, restaurants and music clubs. Enjoy a some Southern BBQ during your Beale Street Dinner with your fellow travelers. After dinner maybe take in some of the incredible music at one of the blues or other music clubs.
Meals - (B, D)
December 9th: Memphis - Nashville
Today enjoy a tour of Elvis Presley’s famous Graceland, a 14-acre estate, museum and entertainment complex. Later travel through central Tennessee to Nashville. Rolling terrain, magnificent mansions and historic sights decorate the countryside as your route brings you to Music City USA. Arrive at the amazing Gaylord Opryland Resort to begin a two-night stay. The resort complex features three interior gardens under glass roofs including waterfalls, a river and lake system with passenger-carrying flatboats plus a variety of restaurants, lounges and shops. Gaylord Opryland offers some of the most distinctive holiday entertainment you can imagine. Tonight enjoy a Holiday Dinner & Show with your fellow travelers at the Opryland Resort.
Meal - (B,D)
December 10th: Nashville
Enjoy a Nashville City Tour to see the Parthenon (replica), Old Ryman Auditorium, the State Capitol and famous Music Row. Later visit the Country Music Hall of Fame to see how country music has evolved through the past 70 years. The Hall of Fame features memorabilia and displays in a museum setting. This afternoon enjoy the amenities, shops and holiday festivities at the resort. The magic of the Holiday season comes to the Gaylord Opryland Resort with more than 2 million twinkling lights, horse-drawn carriage rides and acres of stunning decorations. This evening enjoy a performance of the famous Grand Ole Opry Show, a Nashville highlight. The holiday season provides a special treat as the Grand Old Opry Show performs at the historic Ryman Auditorium in downtown, it’s former home of 31 years.
Meals - (B)
December 11th: Nashville - Flight Home
Fly home filled with wonderful memories of your Music Cities Christmas Tour.
Meal - (B)
• Roundtrip Airfare - MCO
• 9 Meals - 5 Breakfasts & 4 Dinners
• Professional Tour Director
• Motorcoach Transportation
• Hotel Transfers
• Shows per Itinerary
• Sightseeing per Itinerary
• Baggage Handling
• Beale Street Dinner
• Grand Ole Opry at the Ryman
• Shoji Tabuchi Christmas Show
• Branson City Tour
• Clinton Presidential Library
• Nashville City Tour
• Country Music Hall of Fame
• Holiday Dinner & Show at the Gaylord Opryland Resort
• 2 Nights Branson
• 2 Nights Nashville - Opryland Resort
2 Nights - Radisson, Branson
1 Night - Sheraton Downtown, Memphis
2 Nights - Gaylord Opryland Resort, Nashville