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Beale Street, Memphis

Experience ‘walking in Memphis’ in real life

It’s the city of Elvis Presley, B.B. King and Johnny Cash. Book flights to Memphis and relive a special era of musical history. Visit the legendary Sun Studios and learn how a real Gibson guitar is made at the Gibson factory. And there’s plenty more: Memphis Zoo is one of America’s most attractive and you can enjoy scenic walks along the banks of the Mississippi River. Memphis is a city with soul!

Feel the beat on Beale Street

As soon as you walk along Beale Street you begin to understand why Memphis is known as the birthplace of rock ‘n’ roll and the city of the blues. The sound of (live) music can be heard from almost every bar and club, and artists regularly perform on the street. Take a ride on the historical Main Street Trolley or chuckle at the peculiar ducks ceremony, performed daily at the Peabody Hotel. Built up an appetite? The local speciality is barbecue – the ultimate soul food! Try the spicy spare ribs with a special barbecue sauce only available in Memphis. Memphis is the ideal destination for a city trip and the perfect starting point for a longer holiday in the United States. Expect to be surprised: book a flight to Memphis today!

Walk in the King’s footsteps

No one who visits Memphis can avoid it: Graceland. Elvis Presley’s former home is the city’s main tourist attraction, where you can look back on the life of the ‘King of Rock ’n’ Roll’. Set aside a couple of hours for a good look around the whole estate. Despite the relatively modest proportions of the house itself, there are plenty of interesting exhibitions to see. True Elvis fans start their day with breakfast at Arcade. This classic American diner still serves Elvis’ favourite snack – peanut butter and banana sandwiches.

Flights to Memphis for a fascinating city trip

Looking for a cheap flight to Memphis? With KLM, your holiday begins the moment you step onboard. Your journey will fly by with your own entertainment set on intercontinental flights: free films, games and music. Enjoy our selection of snacks or a tasty dinner and drinks. Add in our many handy extra services (some available for a supplement) and you’ll be in the United States before you know it.

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