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Nashville Knows Best, Enjoy a Leisure Southern Tour and Save
from $1,699 pp

  • Duration: 5 days
  • Destinations: United States

Walk in the footsteps of music legends and feel the beat of the city’s dynamic energy. Visit the recording studio where country’s best artists poured their soul into the mic – RCA Studio B. Venture into the historic Ryman Auditorium with an expert insider. Take your seat at the Grand Ole Opry for a bucket-list performance. Tap your feet and line dance your way through this upbeat, legend-making capital of Tennessee with AAA Member Choice Vacations.

Spotlight on Nashville is a leisure exploration designed to immerse you into one locale, and show you what life is truly like there. You’ll be able to unpack once and settle in, but you’ll still have access to a Tour Manager and planned excursions to each city’s must-see destinations and hidden secrets only locals are aware of. Alongside planned excursions, built-in downtime in the itinerary allows you to explore your own way.

Special Offers and Member Benefits:

  • $50 per person savings
  • $50 optional tour excursion credit
  • 24/7 Member Care
  • Best Price Guarantee
  • Door to door private sedan service with any air inclusive booking^

  • Limited Time Offer:

    • Book your air-inclusive adventure by 6/30/20 and Save up to 15% *

    Plus, your trip is protected with added flexibility:

    • When you purchase AAA MCV's Cancel for Any Reason Waiver for tours departing through 12/31/2021, you can move your date one time with no change fees (up to 60 days prior to departure). **

Where You Will Stay:

Drury Plaza Hotel Nashville Downtown

Spend 4 nights in the heart of "Music City," at the Drury Plaza Hotel Nashville Downtown. Local attractions like the Bridgestone Arena, Country Music Hall of Fame and Ryman Auditorium are minutes away.

What You Will See: 

  • NEW! $20 (USD) e-voucher off a ride with UBER on this Nashville Spotlights tours - use to explore during free time!
  • Delve into the heart of country music at the historic Ryman Auditorium
  • Peruse iconic costumes and instruments at the Country Music Hall of Fame
  • Venture into the RCA Studio B - the recording studio of Elvis Presley and Dolly Parton - with an expert insider
  • Uncover the history of Carnton, a historic plantation home and makeshift hospital during the Civil War
  • Enjoy a performance at the Grand Ole Opry
  • Step to the beat at a line-dancing lesson at Wildhorse Saloon
  • Experience the Hop on- Hop off Trolley with an included ticket
  • Wander Franklin - a vibrant town with an award-winning main street

What You May Eat: 

  • Get a taste for Nashville's cuisine highlighting Southern cooking inspired by decades of international influence
  • Enjoy a hearty meal of comfort food at the iconic Wildhorse Saloon
  • During your free time, try some of these Nashville favorites:
    • Nashville hot fried cheese
    • Cauliflower with fermented chile sauce
    • Chili eggplant
    • Fried catfish 
    • Grits
    • Clam pies
    • Fried avocado tacos
    • Plantains
    • Elotes" (sweet corn with different seasonings)
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At A Glance: Spotlight on Nashville ~ 5 Days ~ 7 meals

Day 1: Nashville, Tennessee - Tour Begins

Guitar chords rising out an open window. Friendly natives and just-moved-here locals. History interwoven with music legends. This is Nashville, Tennessee’s vibrant capital. Put on your dancing shoes and step into the rhythm of America’s favorite “Music City.” Toast to the start of your lively getaway at a welcome reception with your fellow travelers. Settle into your home for the next four nights – a new state-of-the-art hotel in downtown Nashville, close to Lower Broadway’s live music scene.

Day 2: Strike a Chord

Start the day by tracing Nashville’s country roots at the Country Music Hall of Fame, home to all things country, from steel guitars to trendsetting costumes. Peruse the mosaic of photos, film, fiddles, and fan letters. Continue exploring Nashville’s musical heritage at RCA Studio B, where an expert insider will give you a comprehensive look at the city’s oldest remaining recording studio. Here, the voices of Elvis Presley, Dolly Parton, and other world-renowned vocalists practically echo through these venerable rooms. See where artists recorded their chart-topping music and get the chance to record your own hit! Then, coast through the streets of Nashville on a narrated Hop on – Hop off Trolley tour and see the main sights of the city, hopping off wherever you’d like to make the most of your free time. This evening, visit the George Jones Museum. Here you’ll be immersed in the life and legacy of George Jones, who has more Top 40 hits than any other country music artist. Then, enjoy a welcome dinner at the museum’s on-site restaurant. Today breakfast and dinner will be included.

Day 3: Grand Ole Time

Doris Day. Johnny Cash. Louis Armstrong. Neil Diamond. These are but a few of the legends that left their mark on the historic Ryman Auditorium, the original home of the Grand Ole Opry. Practically feel the beat of yesteryear as you walk past the vintage concert posters and memorabilia. Enjoy an immersive special effects experience at the “Soul of Nashville” theater experience. Then, grapevine your way over to the iconic Wildhorse Saloon for a line-dancing lesson, a fun musical performance, and a hearty Southern lunch. Take advantage of free time to explore before taking a seat at one of country music’s most celebrated venues. Tonight, enjoy a live performance as the Grand Ole Opry family welcomes you into their home. Today breakfast and lunch will be included.

Day 4: A Small Town with a Story to Tell

Head south to Franklin, where the past blends seamlessly with the contemporary. Begin with a tour of Carnton, a makeshift hospital during one of the bloodiest conflicts of the Civil War. Head off on your own to take in the grounds, including the battlefield and the Civil War cemetery. Enjoy some time in Franklin’s cozy downtown. Tonight, celebrate at a farewell dinner before making the most of your final night in dynamic downtown Nashville. Today breakfast and dinner will be included.

Day 5: Nashville - Tour Ends

Wish the Music City goodbye as your tour draws to a close. Today breakfast will be included.

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Additional Information

Rates are per person, double, land only and vary by date of departure.

*Offers are valid on new AIR INCLUSIVE retail bookings only made 5/6/20-6/30/20.

Offer code LETSGO1must be used for departures 7/1/20-3/31/21 for savings of 10% on land portion of tours to the US and Canada, or 15% on land portion of all other international tours, exceptions excluded as noted below.

Offer code LETSGO2must be used for departures 4/1/21-12/31/21 for savings of 10% on land portion of all tours, exceptions excluded as follows. Exceptions to the offer include: British Landscapes, Kingdoms of Southeast Asia, Antarctica, Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta and Journey through South America.

Offers are not combinable with seasonal offers, hot deals, flash sales or any other offer in the marketplace. Offers can expire earlier due to space or inventory availability. Space is on a first come, first served basis. Offers are not valid on group or existing bookings. Other restrictions may apply.

**Valid for new bookings made 5/6/20 -6/30/20 for travel 7/1/20 – 12/31/21. Travel protection must be purchased at the time of booking. Guest may choose to change departure dates up to 60 days prior to originally booked departure date and move all deposited funds including travel protection to the new departure date. Travel for the new departure date must commence on or before 12/31/21. Bookings are subject to any difference in price between the new date and the date originally booked and will be the responsibility of the guest. Bookings made with Instant Purchase Airfare are subject to any and all penalties and change fees imposed by the airlines for all changes and moves.

^Not valid on group travel. Purchase of roundtrip international or domestic U.S. airfare from MCV through AAA Travel required to obtain sedan service. Included in many U.S. cities within a 50-mile radius of more than 90 airport gateways. Service is available between 51 and 75 miles for a small fee. One transfer per room booking. Additional stops are not permitted on route. Other restrictions may apply; call for details.

Departure Dates
Start: September 13, 2020
End: April 10, 2022
Price: $1,699 pp

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