A lovely day well spent admiring the architecture, learning about the history and wandering the plantation grounds.
Great tour of Andrew Jackson's beautiful home, and the bus driver was very informative. Lunch was also a great buffet of Southern specialties, like fried chicken, smothered steak, greens, etc.
Loved visiting the Hermitage and Belle Meade. It was nice not having to worry about how to get to and from the sites. But, should I go again, I would visit the sites on my own. I love history and I felt too rushed to get through the sites. I could have spent most of the day at the Hermitage. It encompasses a lot, and I did not get to see several of the pieces of the property for public viewing. VIATOR was a good way to get around, but did not allow enough time for me to immerse myself in all the excellent history surrounding these two sites. So, if you want to avoid the hassle of driving yourself, take VIATOR. If you want to really get into the history, do it on your own.
Loved the tour! Especially enjoyed the school kids at the Andrew Jackson Hermitage dressed in the time period who were stationed around the grounds giving out important facts about Andrew Jackson's Hermitage. Also, enjoyed learning about the Belle Meade Plantation and sampling their wine. I would definitely recommend this trip.
Great day, steve our driver was very well informed, knew his history and provided good dialogue. Left at 830 and back by 4:00 pm.
Great plantations and history!
Loved the opportunity to see the lovely historic homes with the bother of driving myself in a new city! Great service - Informative guides! Wonderful trip!
Took this tour of Andrew Jackson's mansion and Belle Meade. Our tour guide was very informative and personable. My husband and I learned much about the history of Tennessee. It also included a stop for lunch where a buffet was available with good food. The only drawback to the whole experience was that it rained the whole time but of course you can't pick the weather. I would recommend this trip.
My husband and I really enjoyed the tours. The driver and site tour guides were very interesting and informative.
The best tour I have ever experienced and will for sure be back again.
our driver Terry was the best!
This was an excellent tour. My friend and I booked our tickets ahead of time and it was so easy. We stayed at an AirBNB in Nashville so we just took an uber to the meeting point--not too bad. Our tour guide was very friendly and we all enjoyed the lunch stop--kind of a 70's buffet vibe but I felt like it added to the experience. The guide even gave us an amazing lunch recommendation for the next day--MoNell's. Best food we had the whole trip! They give you ample time at each location. We were able to wander the grounds and see everything at the Hermitage in plenty of time. We did the house and grounds tour first, which I would recommend so you don't spend too much of your time in the museum at Hermitage. Belle Meade was almost a little too much time but I like that they err on the side of too much time rather than too little! I am SO glad we booked this tour as it gave us a wider history of Nashville and we walked away with more memories than downtown alone could offer.
The tour was very informative and I enjoyed it. The bus driver was very helpful and his information was spot on.
Our tour docent at the Bell Meade Plantation was totally AMAZING. Thanks Rob for all the history you were able to tell us about.
Interest tour. There was a lot to see and we enjoyed it very much.
The Hermitage was in amazing condition from President Jackson's ownership. We were amazed at the knowledgeable women guiding us and how beautiful the house and grounds were kept.
We had the best time! Even when it rained in the afternoon at the Plantaion!
We loved this tour. The history in Tennessee is chilling and so interesting. Our tour guide was so nice and gave us so much information. He also gave us ideas for our next trip. I would recommend this tour to everyone who visits
This tour was extremely fun and very informative. Not to mention the delish restraunt we ate at for lunch. I would definitely recommend this tour to history lovers and anyone fascinated with this time period. We also loved our business driver Steve, he was super friendly and extremely knowledgeable.
Be ready for a lot of walking at The Hermitage! Beautiful grounds. The house tour is good, but you must climb stairs. We only looked in at the rooms. At Bellemead, we had time to view the carriage house. We were able to step into most rooms. We received a very thorough history of the house and family.
The tour was wonderful. However we were told we and #39;d be picked up at our hotel between 8:30 and 9:15. At 8:05 we got a call from Grayline asking if we could be ready at 8:00. The driver arrived at 8:06 and said he and #39;d only wait 5 min. It put a lot of pressure on us and we had to unfairly rush
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