American Cruise Lines announces brand new Music Cities cruises between Nashville and Memphis, which will sail along 4 great American rivers; the Cumberland, Ohio, Tennessee, and Mississippi Rivers, as well as Kentucky Lake & Lake Barkley, KY. On board and on shore, American’s new 8-day Music Cities cruises will be harmonious voyages—exploring the history and sites of the Four Rivers Region as well as America’s most iconic musical genres from Country and Rock ‘n’Roll…to Blues and Soul.
In June 2020, American’s new Music Cities cruises, will depart from Nashville or Memphis, and offer wonderful complimentary pre-cruise packages in both historically musical cities. Cruises from Nashville, include a Complimentary One-Night Pre-cruise Package with a stay at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center. The package also offers optional tickets to the evening’s concert at the famous “Grand Ole Opry,” and includes transportation to and from the concert as well as transportation to the ship.
For 2020 Music Cities cruises departing from Memphis, American’s guests will have two pre-cruise options: a complimentary one-night pre-cruise package, including hotel stay and transportation to the ship, or a special two-night premium pre-cruise package, including two nights at the Guest House Hotel (next door to Graceland), VIP tickets to Graceland, as well as a Memphis City Tour and transportation to the ship the day of embarkation.
On shore in Memphis, guests will visit famous musical landmarks such as Graceland, the Memphis Music Hall of Fame and the Memphis Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum. In the legendary country music city of Nashville, guests can visit the Grand Ole Opry, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Honky-Tonk Row.
All throughout the cruise, guests will also have the opportunity to explore towns and historical sites in the historic Four Rivers Region, including Clarksville, TN; Dover, TN; and Paducah, KY, as well as a day of cruising along the beautiful shorelines of Lake Barkley and Kentucky Lake, KY.
On board, American’s new Music Cities cruises will be curated with musical entertainment, as well as enrichment and topical lectures given by onboard historians and experts who will join guests throughout the cruise.