October 24-31, 2021

Paris in Tennessee

 A Legendary Music and Historical Adventure 


Join us for a road trip to Paris! 

Featuring legendary music and historical sites as we visit the two major cities of Memphis and Nashville, Tennessee as part of the Fresco Paris Adventures.  If you’ve never been to the State of Tennessee, then you won’t want to miss this week of cultural, outdoor fun, and great home-style food.  We start our adventure along the Mississippi River in Memphis.  Famous for the influential strains of blues, soul and rock 'n' roll, we’ll sneak back into time visiting various musical focused museums along with many Civil Rights iconic locations throughout the area. In the State’s capital of Nashville, we’ll visit honky-tonks, hear live music and of course, the Grand Ole Opry House. On our journey we’ll get outdoors as we hike, kayak, bike ride, visit wineries, and tour the highlights of many historical places along the way.  


Paris, France, the home of historical art, great wine, and lots of sophisticated cultures, opens its pathway for this Fresco travel series as we explore the many faces of Paris during a five-year journey to four of its USA Parisian named cities. This is the third trip in a five-year series for an annual trek traveling from the smallest to the largest of the Paris named towns to enjoy the culture, food, scenery, and learning about what makes the area so special to be named after one of the most famous cities in the world.

Here's What's includes:

  • Six-nights’ accommodation at 4-star central locations 

  • Daily breakfast. one lunch,  and three dinner meals (includes a local cooking class)

  • Local transportation to activities of city tours, National Parks, Tango dance lesson and show, 4x4 jeep adventure  

  • Air transportation to Buenos Aires, El Calafate and return

  • add something else


What's Included

Here's What's Included:

This 7 day/6-night program includes:

  • -Round-trip airfare to Nashville, Tennessee from DC area (and other areas)

  • -Lodging at 4-star central downtown locations in Memphis and Nashville

  • -Local transportation for all activities 

  • -Daily Breakfast and dinner meals

  • -Local and historic tours of Paris, Memphis, and Nashville

  • -River Kayaking (equipment and instruction provided)

  • -Wine tasting tour 

  • -Biking tour (optional)

  • -Other local and historical tours (music and civil rights museums)


Click here for the detailed day by day schedule

Day 1  - Arrival in Nashville, Tennessee, museums and civil rights tours in Memphis

Day 2 - Morning Beale Street walk, Graceland and other musical studios

Day 3 - Free day to explore Memphis

Day 4 - Drive to Paris, Tennessee for wine tasting with evening riverboat dinner and  ride

Day 5 - Grand Ole Opry and kayaking

Day 6 - Morning biking and afternoon at leisure

Day 7 - Morning brunch and depart for home


 Cost per double occupancy is $2895

 Single supplement is $&69

 Deposit of $500 required for your reservation. 

 Make a payment online


 Convenient and monthly payment plans are available.

 Final Balance is due May 15, 2021.

Cancellation Policy:

 There is a $400 nonrefundable cancellation fee. The balance of whatever has been paid less the cancellation fee will be refunded if canceled before May 15,  2010 AND a replacement has been found. A replacement refund may be at a lower cost than the original purchase price. No refunds provided if cancelled after May. 15, 2020. Travel insurance is available. 

Fresco Adventure Paris Program Background

This Fresco Adventure summer series focuses on visiting locations named Paris in the USA.  We will travel to four states that have a Paris city along with visiting nearby National Parks.   This 5-year journey visiting various cities offers a getaway featuring hiking, kayak/canoe trips, biking, wine tours, and local historic visits. This adventure will incorporate nearby National Parks along the way.


The program is a series of 5-7 day journeys to the following states, visiting many historical sites and enjoying nature, adventure, and learning:
2018: Paris, Arkansas - Completed

2019: Paris, Wisconsin - Completed
2021: Paris, Tennessee 
2022: Paris, Texas

2023: Paris, France

Check out these video links from our adventure in Paris, Wisconsin during the summer of 2019:

Day 1 – Paris, Wisconsin

Day 2 – Milwaukee and Madison

Day 2 - The Gardens

Day 3, 4, 5 – Isle of Royale and Voyageurs National Parks

Day 6 and 7 – Minnesota Parks, Cooking and of Course – Prince!