What Sets American Cruise Lines Apart

Highly personalized service and a relaxed atmosphere prevail onboard all our modern fleet of ships. Our accommodating, all-American crew welcomes you with an unequaled level of attention. Each evening before dinner, enjoy complimentary cocktails and hors d'ouevres, as you mingle with other passengers to share the adventures of the day. Set your own pace on your vacation and relax in the casual comfort and exceptional care that is the hallmark of cruising with American Cruise Lines.

Small Ship Cruising Done Perfectly™


Our Ships

The newest and most environmentally friendly small cruise ships and riverboats in America.


All-American Experience

A true all-American experience. American built, flagged, and crewed ships with 35 cruise itineraries that visit 28 states in America.


Spacious Amenities

The largest staterooms with interior entrances. Elevator service to all decks. Many spacious lounges and public spaces on each ship.


Exquisite Cuisine

Exquisite cuisine from American Cruise Lines’ highly trained chefs. Open seating dining allows you to dine where and when you want.


Private Balconies

Experience unobstructed views and breathtaking scenery from the privacy of your stateroom.


Complimentary Experiences

Daily cocktail hour, plus complimentary wine and beer with meals. Exciting featured shore excursions.


Gracious Hospitality

Attentive and personalized service is the hallmark of American Cruise Lines.


Daily Entertainment

Historians, naturalists, and local experts join every cruise. Daily lectures ranging from history and ecology, to culture and cuisine.

Our Travel Awards


Where We Cruise

Pacific Northwest
Mississippi River
Southeast US
New England