Mississippi River Cruises
Lower Mississippi River Cruises
- Roundtrip New Orleans aboard American Queen
5, 6, or 9-day Roundtrip New Orleans Mississippi Cruise sailings aboard American Queen. These voyages feature classically iconic southern communities. Visit Oak Alley, LA one of the most photographed plantations. Tour St. Francisville, LA - a window to the past with over 140 buildings on the National Register. Stop in Baton Rouge, Louisiana’s capital – blending the past and the present.
- New Orleans to Memphis aboard American Queen
8, 9 or 10 day New Orleans to Memphis Mississippi River Cruises aboard the American Queen. Celebrate New Orleans’ unabashed and unapologetic joy in the fine restaurants and sidewalk cafes of the French Quarter, the jazz clubs lining Bourbon Street and the strolling musicians in Jackson Square. Music is also the heart and soul of Memphis - from Elvis’ inspiring Graceland to the blues joints of Beale Street. The city’s National Civil Rights Museum chronicles a long journey to freedom and the Stax Museum of American Soul Music records the rise of a beloved musical art form.
- Memphis to New Orleans aboard American Queen
Select from 8 or 9 day Memphis to New Orleans Mississippi River Cruises sailing aboard the American Queen. The romance of the antebellum era and lively Cajun culture are found everywhere you turn. Sit in a rocking chair with a glass of sweet tea on the American Queen’s Front Porch of America and watch the essence of the South unfold around you.
- Roundtrip New Orleans aboard Queen of the Mississippi
8 day, 7 night roundtrip New Orleans cruising down the Mississippi River aboard the greatest paddlewheeler to ever grace the Mississippi River, the Queen of the Mississippi. This is a land of bayous and southern belles. From legendary jazz to the “grande dame” of all plantation homes, immerse yourself in the heritage of the Old South while cruising the Mississippi River. Discover romance in the quaint historic district of Natchez, or pay tribute to the blue and gray at the Vicksburg National Military and Park.
- New Orleans to Memphis aboard Queen of the Mississippi
8 day, 7 night New Orleans - Memphis Mississippi River cruise aboard the greatest paddlewheeler to ever grace the Mississippi River, the Queen of the Mississippi. Step ashore to explore historic Natchez, Civil-War era Vicksburg and Oak Alley, one of the Old South’s most legendary plantations.
- Memphis to St. Louis aboard Queen of the Mississippi
8 day, 7 night Memphis to St. Louis riverboat cruise on the Mississippi River to the heart and soul of America on American Cruise Lines’ brand new Mississippi Riverboat, Queen of the Mississippi. Explore Civil War and Underground Railroad sites, visit the most haunted city in America, and discover quintessential small-town America.
Ohio and Tennessee River Cruises
- St. Louis to Cinncinati aboard American Queen
9-day St. Louis to Cinncinati Mississippi River cruise sailing aboard the American Queen. Experience the history of bourbon and bluegrass, a fine fusion of American icons. The dynamic blend of historic discovery, toe-tapping bluegrass and the finest distilleries on the Bourbon Trail makes this river cruise simply remarkable.
- St. Louis to Jeffersonville aboard American Queen
9-day St. Louis to Jeffersonville Fall Foliage Mississippi River cruise sailing aboard American Queen. Celebrate autumnal splendor as you journey past the vibrant colors of the land and into the blue waters of the Ohio River. This special voyage through a tapestry of red, orange, yellow and gold will awaken the senses and enlighten the soul.
- Chattanooga to Memphis aboard American Queen
9-day Chattanooga to Memphis Civil War Themed Mississippi River cruise aboard American Queen. A breathtaking panorama from the cliffs of Chattanooga's Lookout Mountain sets the tone for this unrivaled journey through ports of call that played a part in the conflict which tore a nation apart.
- Roundtrip Cinncinati aboard American Queen
5 or 6 day Roundtrip Cinncinati cruise aboard the American Queen. Enjoy all of the grandeur, history and romance that the American Queen is renowned for while exploring sensational towns like Louisville, Kentucky and Madison, Indiana. Home of the Louisville Slugger and Churchill Downs, the spirited town of Louisville will carry you on an amazing journey through time.
- Cinncinati to Pittsburg aboard American Queen
7 or 8 day Cinncinati to Pittsburg river cruise aboard the American Queen. Kick back to witness the night skies explode with color during Pittsburgh's Fourth of July fireworks display. Come to know the heritage and history of Revolutionary and Civil War sites.
- Memphis to Cinncinati aboard American Queen
10-day Memphis to Cinncinati river cruise sailing aboard the American Queen. Beginning on the Mississippi River, this unique journey cruises north, entering the Ohio River en route to Cincinnati, with stops at Louisville and New Madrid showcasing the best of America.
- Cinncinati to St. Louis aboard American Queen
9-day Cinncinati to St. Louis river cruise aboard the American Queen. This idyllic journey allows you to experience both the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers. Iconic ports of call on your voyage include Louisville, Kentucky, site of the Kentucky Derby, and Chester, Illinois, hometown of Popeye the Sailorman as well as historic sites like the Pierre Menard House.
- Jeffersonville to Nashville aboard American Queen
9-day Jeffersonville to Nashville Tennessee river cruise aboard the American Queen. Join in celebrating the 100th birthday of the Belle of Louisville. A special event honoring the famed vessel will rekindle the days when the bustling highways of travel were a network of rivers that meander through our rich nation. Continue your historical experience as you cruise the Cumberland River, arriving in Nashville. This voyage will celebrate riverboat history by making some as the American Queen docks in Nashville for the very first time.
- Nashville to Chattanooga aboard American Queen
9 day Nashville to Chattanooga river cruise aboard the American Queen. Enjoy Music City, home of the Grand Ole Opry and historic Ryman Auditorium, the “Mother Church of Country Music.” Departing Nashville, your cruise will take you up the Cumberland and Tennessee Rivers all the way to Chattanooga. Stops along the way will reveal the rich history and sincere hospitality of the region that spawned country music.
- St. Louis to Cinncinati aboard Queen of the Mississippi
8 day, 7 night Mississippi & Ohio Rivers cruise between St. Louis, MO and Cincinnati, OH, aboard the greatest paddlewheeler to ever grace the Mississippi River, the Queen of the Mississippi. Departing from St. Louis, cruise the Mississippi to the Ohio River. As you travel along the Mississippi River, you will discover a world that has gone unchanged, representing a much simpler time. Considered one of America’s most picturesque waterways, the Ohio River is known for its awe-inspiring scenery, and quaint towns. Tour vibrant Louisville, best known for the famed Kentucky Derby and Triple Crown, and in Henderson see John James Audubon’s famous “Birds of America” series.
- Memphis to Nashville aboard Queen of the Mississippi
8 Days, 7 Nights Memphis to Nashville Mississippi River cruise sailing aboard Queen of the Mississippi. This itinerary is rich with America's history, including the Civil War and American music history.
Upper Mississippi River Cruises
- St. Louis to St. Paul aboard American Queen
9 day St. Louis to St. Paul - Mississippi River Cruise aboard the American Queen. There’s no better place to begin a journey through America’s Heartland. On your voyage, discover the true inspiration behind Mark Twain’s beloved American classics in his hometown of Hannibal.
- St. Paul to St. Louis aboard American Queen
9 day St. Paul to St. Louis - Mississippi River Cruise aboard the American Queen. Journey back to a time when anything seemed possible. From the scenic bluffs of Red Wing, Minnesota to St. Louis, Missouri's expansive and bustling Union Station marketplace, you'll experience the American spirit, generosity and creative independence.
- Roundtrip St. Louis aboard American Queen
5-day Roundtrip St. Louis Mississippi River cruise aboard the American Queen. Quaint picturesque ports, historic sites cloaked in mystery and hidden national treasures are just a few of the many elements that make this journey through the Heartland one that you won’t want to miss.
- St. Paul to St. Louis aboard Queen of the Mississippi
8 day, 7 night Mississippi River cruise from St. Louis to St. Paul, aboard the greatest paddlewheeler to ever grace the Mississippi River, the Queen of the Mississippi. Journey through America’s Heartland from tranquil towns and bustling cities to impressive locks and dams. Adventure is around every corner whether you choose to pilot a river barge at the Dubuque’s Mississippi River Museum, dance to Scandinavian folk tunes at the Norwegian Heritage Center in La Crosse, or explore the heart of Amish Country.