Come enjoy, learn and enjoy the Antebellum
Era aboard the
AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOAT
NEW ORLEANS TO MEMPHIS on the Mighty Mississippi
March 31-April 9, 2019
Come join us as we discover the ever-present romantic atmosphere of the Antebellum Era
at each stop along this captivating journey from fabulous New Orleans to Memphis aboard the fabulous American Queen Steamboat!
The American Queen is the largest authentic steam-powered overnight paddlewheel riverboat in America, the largest passenger
steamboat ever built! Hidden gems around each bend of the river fuel your sense of discovery as the very best of America's
heartland unfolds before you!
Fare will include:
• Complimentary shore excursions in every port
Overnight stay in a select luxury hotel before your voyage – includes breakfast, taxes, porterage and transfers
to the American Queen
Complimentary wine and beer with dinner
• Complimentary cappuccino, espresso, specialty coffees, bottled water and soft drinks throughout
• The only steamboat
with multiple specialty dining options, all at no additional charge
service from a friendly all-American staff
• Casual elegance abounds, no
formal wear required
• Daily lectures by the Riverlorian, our onboard historian
• Professional showboat-style entertainment and dancing nightly
Our own dedicated fleet of Steamcoaches
• The most all-inclusive American
• The only authentic steam-powered overnight paddlewheel riverboat
• The greatest vacation value in America
Day 1: Peoria to New Orleans
Included in your voyage is a one-night luxury hotel
stay in New Orleans . Tomorrow, you will have a Premium Pre-cruise City Tour of New Orleans then transfer to
board the American Queen to begin your voyage.
Day 2: New Orleans
after breakfast we will depart for an awesome Premium Pre-cruise City Tour of New Orleans! This afternoon, you will
board the American Queen. As
your steamboat leaves New Orleans as we all look forward to the adventure
that lies ahead. The Welcome Aboard Dinner gets your journey off to a festive start!
Day 3: Nottoway, LA
Plantation, the south's largest, most glorious remaining Antebellum mansion with
a rich history dating back to 1859.
Day 4: St. Francisville, LA
Tour iconic locations such as Old Market Hall and Royal Street or experience life inside Angola prison
on an optional Premium excursion
Day 5: Natchez, MS
First inhabited by Natchez Indians and French explorers, this oldest city on the Mississippi will
captivate you with tours of lovingly restored mansions such as Rosalie, Magnolia Hall and Stanton Hall.
Day 6: Vicksburg, MS
as the "Key to the South" by Abraham Lincoln, this southern gem delivers a rich history unlike any other Civil War
Discover the town's interesting history
at the William Alexander Percy Memorial Library featuring an exhibit of books and manuscripts which honor the literary heritage
of Greenville's renowned authors.
8: River Cruising
Treat yourself to a massage in the American Queen's Spa or browse the gift shop
for that perfect keepsake to remember your fabulous journey.
Day 9: Memphis, TN
Disembark 8:00 a.m. After
disembarking, we will enjoy a city tour of Memphis (included) ending in a deluxe hotel in Memphis.
Day 10: Memphis to Peoria Depart for home via deluxe Motorcoach
INSIDE ROOM Two persons sharing one room $3691.00 pp
OUTSIDE ROOM w/open veranda (140 square ft.) Two persons sharing one room $5491.00 pp
OUTSIDE ROOM w/open veranda (190 square ft.) Two
persons shariang one room $5791.00 pp
DELUXE OUTSIDE ROOM w/private veranda Two persons sharing one room $5991.00 pp
$100 DISCOUNT PER PERSON IF RESERVATIONS ARE MADE BY DEC. 1
The deposit amount is only $500.00 per person
Travel Insurance is available via this website