Mississippi River Cruises
Cruising the Mississippi River and its tributaries is an exploration of the American spirit. Gliding past the rolling farmland on Queen of the Mississippi and America, the world’s two newest paddlewheel riverboats, is an experience set in a time past and a testament to the ingenuity of the pioneers who first traveled these waters. The fabric of the region is brought to life through our delicious regional cuisine, great onboard music, and customized excursions to historic landmarks. Enjoy one of our themed Mississippi River cruises, perfect for music aficionados, culinary connoisseurs and history enthusiasts.
What are Mississippi River Cruises?
Upper Mississippi River Cruises sail the area between St. Louis, Missouri and St. Paul, Minnesota. Lower Mississippi River Cruises sail from Memphis, Tennessee and New Orleans, Louisiana. In addition to cruises directly on the Mississippi River, there are also cruises that explore its tributaries including the Ohio and Tennessee Rivers.
New Orleans - New Orleans
New Orleans, LA to New Orleans, LA
Visit Oak Alley Plantation, Houmas House, and Natchez, and more as you enjoy this round-trip river cruise from New Orleans.
Lower Mississippi River Cruise
Memphis, TN to New Orleans, LA
Be treated to southern hospitality and vibrant onboard entertainment on your riverboat adventure between New Orleans and Memphis. Listen to the sounds of Graceland and learn about Civil War history in Vicksburg. Experience the culture of Louisiana, Tennessee, and Mississippi.
Upper Mississippi River Cruise
St. Louis, MO/Alton, IL to St. Paul, MN
Surround yourself with the river landscapes that inspired Mark Twain - from St. Louis to Hannibal to St. Paul. Explore the scenic bluffs, gardens, and homes that define the region.
Complete Mississippi River Cruise
New Orleans, LA to St. Paul, MN
The ultimate Missisippi cruise - traversing the entire length of the river - stopping at all of the most iconic ports in the region, including New Orleans, Memphis, Hannibal, Winona, and more.
Highlights of the Mississippi River
New Orleans, LA to New Orleans, LA
Experience 'The Big Easy' like never before. From there, make your way to classic southern spots such as Houmas House, Oak Alley, and Baton Rouge.
Ohio River Cruise
Pittsburgh, PA to St. Louis, MO
Journey through America's Heartland via the Ohio River. Sip Mint Juleps in Kentucky, sight see in "Steel City" Pittsburgh, and enjoy a glass of sweet tea on your private balcony.
The Tennessee Rivers Cruise
Chattanooga, TN to Nashville, TN
Cruise the Tennessee Valley aboard our newest modern riverboat. You'll make stops in Nashville, TN, Chattanooga, TN, Paducah, KY, and more. This journey includes the sounds of iconic music, the sights of Civil War history, and the smells of whiskey and bourbon.
Grand Heartland Cruise
St. Paul, MN to New Orleans, LA
Witness the dramatic landscapes of the Upper Mississippi River and treat yourself to Blues and BBQ. Guests can choose their perfect itinerary whether aboard a modern riverboat or authentic paddlewheeler.
Music Cities Cruise
Memphis, TN to Nashville, TN
Tap your feet aboard American Jazz and sail through the musical meccas of the country. Our soulful Memphis to Nashville river cruise combines history, music, and vibrant culture.
Mississippi River Gateway Cruise
New Orleans, LA to St. Louis, MO
Begin in the French Quarter of New Orleans and continue to Baton Rouge and Natchez. Explore the "Gateway to the West" via St. Louis, rock 'n' roll to Graceland, view Civil War landmarks, and stroll through the museums and art galleries of Paducah.