4 days in Memphis & Detroit Itinerary

4 days in Memphis & Detroit Itinerary

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1
Memphis
— 1 night
2
Detroit
— 2 nights

1
night
Memphis

Memphis
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): examine the collection at Graceland and then try your luck at Horseshoe Tunica. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, thenmake a trip to The Peabody Ducks, thenmake a trip to Beale Street, and finally look for gifts at Lansky.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Memphis tour itinerary planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Memphis. May in Memphis sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Detroit.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Casinos

Side Trip

Horseshoe Tunica
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Graceland
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio
National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel ©

2
nights
Detroit

Detroit ©
Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
On the 24th (Sun), admire the masterpieces at Detroit Institute of Arts, thenbrowse the exhibits of The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant, thenput a fun spin on your tour with Decode Ann Arbor, and finally explore the galleries of Motown Museum. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at The Henry Ford, get your game on at BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Venkateswara Temple & cultural centre.

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Traveling by flight from Memphis to Detroit takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Memphis to Detroit, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Memphis in May, expect Detroit to be slightly colder, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Detroit

Museums Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trips

Novi, Decode Ann Arbor, The Henry Ford
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The Henry Ford ©
The Henry Ford
Detroit Institute of Arts ©
Detroit Institute of Arts
BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League ©
BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League

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