American Cruise Lines provides an exceptional river cruise vacation along the storied rivers of the United States. Whether you have traveled the world and now desire a unique vacation experience or simply prefer to stay close to home, you are in for a treat. A relaxing vacation onboard some of the country’s newest and most environmentally-friendly small cruise ships awaits. Experience sailing on incredible riverboats and authentic paddle wheelers which happen to be American built and flagged. An all-American crew consistently provides an outstanding level of service sure to please guests and ensure that their cruise is both relaxing and memorable.
Travel to incredible places with American Cruise Lines. Destinations vary from remote islands nestled along the shore to cosmopolitan cities giving passengers insight into many of the country’s most fascinating regions. Enhancing your voyage will be expert naturalists and historians who will share their knowledge as this modern fleet of small ships gets you up close and personal to areas not readily accessible to larger ships.
Sophisticated yet informal, these cruises were designed for you to completely relax. With no black tie affairs or formal gatherings, you can leave the tuxedos and ball gowns at home. Choose from a myriad of sailings to explore historic waterways in the United States. The premium fleet of intimate sized vessels accommodates between 100 and 200 guests. These lovely ships feature a relaxed ambiance, delicious cuisine and attentive service. Enjoy views of passing landscapes and wildlife from glassed-in observation lounges and open decks. A well-stocked library features books and videos on areas you will be visiting.
An extensive onboard program of entertainment and enlightenment is featured on each voyage and adds greater perspective to your itinerary. Performances and activities include musicians, expert lecturers and riverlorians who will provide you with fascinating insights, lore and anecdotes into the local history, culture and nature of your destinations Professional guides will provide you with in-depth opportunities to of the region’s museums, parks, historical mansions and more.
Satiate your curiosity to see many of America’s unique gems on your choice of over 35 captivating itineraries. Reserve spectacularly hued Hudson River Fall Foliage Cruises on the new American Constitution. Visit historic sites such as the Vanderbilt Mansion, the home of Franklin D. Roosevelt and his Presidential Library Museum in Hyde Park, legendary Sleepy Hollow and more. Sail along the Mississippi River, where Mark Twain’s famous stories will come alive; Chesapeake Bay, the Mid-Atlantic, the Pacific Northwest – Puget Sound and the San Juan Islands; the famous inland passage of the East Coast, the thrilling rivers of Alaska, Hawaii and more. On select sailings choose to arrive a day or two prior to sailing and add to your vacation with a pre-cruise package. These are the ideal way to become acquainted with embarkation ports.
Savor world-class cuisine created by highly-trained chefs. Open seating affords you the luxury to dine where, including a glass-enclosed dining room. and with whom you wish. Delight your palate as you enjoy first-class dining at every meal. Menus include a variety of delicious dishes, many of which are regionally-inspired local favorites. Complimentary wine and beer are served with lunch and dinner, along with complimentary cocktails and hors d’oeuvres offered in the evenings.
Luxurious accommodations provide a comfortable and welcoming resting place as you glide along famous rivers. Sliding glass doors lead out to private balconies in most staterooms, offering panoramic vistas of the breathtaking and ever-changing landscapes. Each room features a TV and individual climate control. Additionally, WiFi is also available throughout each ship.
Traveling aboard a fleet of spectacular riverboats and small ships, you will discover all of the comforts found in a luxury hotel, while touring some the finest attractions and sights in the U.S. Enjoy small-ship cruising along the inland waterways and rivers of the United States.
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