2017 Pre-Cruise Nashville - Music City USA

Discover all that Music City USA has to offer with the American Queen's exclusive City Stay Package which delivers a full "Country Music Experience." Check into your deluxe room at the historic Gaylord Opryland Resort Hotel and then head over to the Grand Ole Opry for a legendary music experience. On day two, you will have the opportunity to go behind the scenes with a special Backstage Opry Tour. Your backstage tour is led by knowledgeable guides who will share stories about the Opry and iconic performances before taking you to the exclusive artist entrance where legends, new artists, and superstars alike enter the Opry House. Before embarking on the American Queen in Clarksville, Tennessee, you will begin the next leg of your journey with an escorted five-hour Nashville City Tour. Our local expert guide will enhance your tour with local stories and lore of  "Music City," a town unique and rich in music's history. Also included in this exclusive Nashville experience is admission into one of country music's greatest tribute museums, the Country Music Hall of Fame. Your Music City USA experience concludes at the dock of the American Queen.


Your 2017 American Queen City Stay Includes:

  • Transportation to the Gaylord Opryland Resort Hotel from Nashville International Airport on day of arrival

  • Three-day/Two-night hotel stay at the Gaylord Opryland Resort Hotel

  • $100 Onboard Credit per Stateroom for use onboard the American Queen, in lieu of the included pre-cruise hotel stay

  • Two full American breakfasts at the hotel

  • Ticketed Admission to Grand Ole Opry Show (7 p.m. on day of arrival*)
    Travel across the street to the Grand Ole Opry for a legendary musical experience including Nashville’s stars and up-and-coming musicians. A stay in Nashville is not complete without experiencing some of country music’s finest artists performing together on one stage.

  • Backstage Opry Tour (10 a.m. on day two)
    Walk in the footsteps of country music’s superstars and get an exclusive look at what happens behind the scenes of the show that made country music famous! Knowledgeable guides will share stories about the Opry and country music greats, past and present (from Minnie Pearl to Carrie Underwood), show photos from the Opry’s biggest moments in history, and take guests to the artist entrance where legends, new artists, and superstars alike enter the Opry House.

  • Embarkation Day Premium Shore Excursion: Music City USA Tour
    Before embarking on the American Queen in Clarksville, begin on the next leg of your journey with an escorted Nashville City Tour.  Our local expert guide will enhance your tour with local stories and lore of “Music City”. The Country Music Hall of Fame, is a massive museum showcasing information about all the stars of country music and the evolution and growth of this part of American History. The museum is nicknamed “The Smithsonian of Country Music” because of its absolutely remarkable collection. This special tour includes:

    - Narrated DrivingTour through Nashville's "Music City"
    - Admission to the renowned Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
    - Leisure time on Broadway in Downtown to experience an authentic lunch
    - Approximate duration of tour is 5 hours and ends at the dock of the American Queen

  • Local American Queen City Stay representative at the hotel to answer questions and assist with planning your stay in Nashville

$599 per guest - Triple Occupancy  |  $599 per guest - Double Occupancy | $999 per guest - Single Occupancy

*Note: Flights should arrive prior to 2:30 p.m. to enjoy the full experience of day one

Prices shown for 3 day/2 night pre-cruise city stay packages reflect a credit for the included pre-voyage hotel stay. All city stay pricing, availability and package information is subject to change without notice.