American Queen Steamboat Company ... Experience America's Rivers
Embark on a Historic Exploration through the Heartland and Pacific NorthwestDiscover America's legendary waterways on a relaxing, intimate river cruise, where personalized service and small passenger counts meet big ship amenities. American Queen Steamboat Company features unique luxury cruises that get you up close to the history, culture and scenery of some of the most iconic and picturesque regions of the U.S.
Trademark Mississippi River itineraries offer a southern-style slowdown on routes through shaded landscapes between influential cities from New Orleans to St. Paul. See the grand plantations of the Old South and the charming towns that inspired Mark Twain on a tour of the country's Great River Road dotted with blues clubs and barbecue spots.
The Mighty Mississippi is just the beginning. Meander past Civil War battlefields and southern landmarks like the Grand Ole Opry® on a cruise along the Ohio, Tennessee and Cumberland rivers. Discover the mountains, canyons, wildlife, and wineries of the Pacific Northwest on the Columbia and Snake rivers. You can even take a specialized cruise with themes that are quintessentially American: bourbon, U.S. presidents, the Fourth of July, Big Band music, and beyond.
The fleet's two steam-powered vessels driven by bright red paddlewheels combine modern luxury with classic elegance. Both the American Queen - the world's largest riverboat - and the American Empress are adorned with accents from days gone by to perfectly complement your cruise experience. You'll truly feel as though you've stepped back in time, from the Queen's Victorian-era woodwork to the Gold Rush art aboard the Empress.
As you cruise, enjoy the dramatic passing scenery from multiple decks in addition to onboard entertainment such as lectures on local history and live music and dancing. American Queen Steamboat's modern comforts and accommodations include multiple dining options, complimentary beverages, spa, pool, gym, and more. And, exciting shore excursions - accompanied by dedicated motorcoaches - await in each port.
You won't find a more enchanting journey through American history than aboard an American Queen Steamboat Company river cruise. Choose your historic experience and book today.
Receive a Wine.com E-Gift Card with Booking!Exclusive: Receive a Wine.com E-Gift Card with Booking!For a limited time, when you book a 6+ night cruise, you'll receive a Wine.com E-Gift Card!
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Cruise Value E-Gift Card Promo Value $1,000-$2,499 $50 $2,500-$3,999 $100 $4,000+ $150
E-Gift Card promo offer is valid for new individual bookings made 6/18/18-6/25/18 on all 6+ night ocean and river sailings departing between 7/25/18-7/25/19. Only bookings with a total paid amount of $1000 or greater are eligible for the offer. E-gift card promo code amount varies based on total booking amount. Offer is subject to availability, capacity-controlled, and may be changed or withdrawn from select sailings at any time without prior notice. Rates are subject to availability. E-gift card promo is in USD, is non-transferable, not valid for resale, cannot be redeemed for cash or combined with select offers and credits, and will expire 7/31/19. E-Gift Card amount cannot exceed 10% of the cruise fare for Carnival cruises and is not combinable with our “Get Extra” offer. Not combinable with all fares; New bookings only. Guests who cancel and rebook do not qualify. If the cruise should cancel before it departs, your customer will not receive the promo email or e-gift card promo code. We reserve the right to modify or replace any part of these terms and conditions without notice. Additional restrictions may apply. Contact your Independent Vacation Specialist for full details!
2018 Holiday Sailings:
Up to $1,600 Off per Stateroom2018 Holiday Sailings: Up to $1,600 Off per StateroomMake your holidays extra magical this year by sailing through America's festive ports! And, for a limited time, you can save up to $1,600 per stateroom on select 2018 Holiday sailings aboard American Queen®, American Duchess™, and American Empress® voyages.
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Offer expires 7/1/2018 or when no valid cabins remain. Offer is valid only on new, paid-in-full bookings. Full payment at time of booking is required to redeem this offer. Offer is based on cabin availability, and only while inventory lasts. Not valid on group bookings or existing reservations; cannot be combined with other promotions or discounts. Offer open to U.S. and Canada residents only. Promotional fares and amenities are capacity-controlled, may vary by sailing, and may be withdrawn without notice. Cruise fares quoted are in U.S. dollars, are per person, and do not include government taxes and fees, port charges, gratuities, airfare, insurance, personal expenditures, or transportation costs incurred while traveling to and from embarkation ports. Not responsible for errors or omissions. Additional terms and conditions may apply. Call for details, and mention offer code 2018 Holiday.
2019 Early Booking Savings:
Up to $1,800 Off per Stateroom2019 Early Booking Savings: Up to $1,800 Off per StateroomIt pays to plan ahead! Put your 2019 vacation on the calendar now and, for a limited time, enjoy incredible savings. Book select 2019 American Queen, American Empress, and American Duchess voyages, and you can save up to $1,800 per stateroom.
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Offer expires on 7/31/2018 and is only valid on new, paid-in-full bookings. Full payment at time of booking is required to redeem this offer. Offer is based on cabin availability and only while inventory lasts. Not valid on Group bookings or existing reservations; cannot be combined with other promotions or discounts. Promotional fares and amenities are capacity controlled, may vary by sailing and may be withdrawn without notice. Cruise fares quoted are in U.S. dollars, are per person and do not include government taxes and fees, port charges, gratuities, airfare, insurance, personal expenditures, and transportation costs incurred while traveling to and from embarkation ports. Not responsible for errors or omissions. Additional terms and conditions may apply - call for details.
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Book an eligible stateroom on any qualifying sailing and receive a free upgrade! In some cases, you'll be upgraded to a more desirable location aboard your ship. In other instances, you'll be upgraded to a stateroom with extra space and/or a better view. It's also possible that you might receive all of these benefits. Select your sailing date to see which upgrades are available.