Experience America's Rivers

Embark on a Historic Exploration through the Heartland and Pacific Northwest

Discover America's legendary waterways on a relaxing, intimate river cruise, where personalized service and small passenger counts meet big ship amenities.

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.
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    Excludes all Crystal Ocean, Crystal River, Viking Ocean, and Viking River cruises. Credit amount is based on the purchase price of your voyage and may not exceed 5% – 10% of total cruise fare, dependent on cruise line. Sailing must depart on or before 12/31/2021. Credit is per stateroom and will be credited to the card used for purchase approximately 4 – 6 weeks after your completion/submission of our online form, which is accessible via the link included with your invoice; form must be completed/submitted no later than 60 (sixty) days from the date on which you return from your cruise. Documented proof of your travel-related expenses is also required; documentation may be submitted via email at cruisefolio@wth.com, via fax at 1-978-570-1992 (Attn: Travel Credit Reimbursement), or via mail at “Travel Credit Reimbursement,” c/o World Travel Holdings, 100 Fordham Road, Building C – 2nd Floor, Wilmington, MA, 01887. Limit one travel credit per booking. Offer is subject to change and may be withdrawn at any time without notice. Additional restrictions may also apply.
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United States River Cruises
  • American Empress

    5 Night Welcome to the Magnificent Pacific Northwest

    2.7 rating out of 5  (5 reviews)

    American Empress

    Departing from: Vancouver (Portland), Washington
    Ports of Call:
    • The Dalles, Oregon
    • Portland, Oregon
    • Astoria, Oregon
    Sailing Dates:
    • November 2019
    • December 2019
    • November 2020
    • December 2020
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $1,318
    $264pernight
    balcony from
    $1,418
    $284pernight
    suite from
    $2,218
    $444pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Exclusive: Up to $1,000 FREE Onboard Spending!
    • Book Now & Receive 50% More Travel Credit!
  • American Duchess

    8 Night A Taste of the True South

    4.1 rating out of 5  (1 reviews)

    American Duchess

    Departing from: Hotel In New Orleans
    Ports of Call:
    • New Orleans, Louisiana
    • Nottoway, Louisiana
    • St. Francisville, Louisiana
    • Natchez, Mississippi
    • Vicksburg, Mississippi
    • River Cruising
    • Tunica, Mississippi
    • Memphis, Tennessee
    Sailing Dates:
    • June 2019
    • September 2019
    • October 2019
    • November 2019
    • January 2020
    interior from
    $2,298
    $287pernight
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,098
    $512pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Exclusive: Up to $1,000 FREE Onboard Spending!
    • Book Now & Receive 50% More Travel Credit!
  • American Duchess

    8 Night Taste of the True South

    4.1 rating out of 5  (1 reviews)

    American Duchess

    Departing from: New Orleans, Louisiana
    Ports of Call:
    • Nottoway, Louisiana
    • St. Francisville, Louisiana
    • Natchez, Mississippi
    • Vicksburg, Mississippi
    • River Cruising
    • Mississippi River Delta
    • Memphis, Tennessee
    Sailing Dates:
    • January 2020
    • February 2020
    • March 2020
    • May 2020
    • June 2020
    • August 2020
    • November 2020
    • December 2020
    interior from
    $2,298
    $287pernight
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,098
    $512pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Exclusive: Up to $1,000 FREE Onboard Spending!
    • Book Now & Receive 50% More Travel Credit!
  • American Duchess

    8 Night Jewels of the Lower Mississippi

    4.1 rating out of 5  (1 reviews)

    American Duchess

    Departing from: Memphis, Tennessee
    Ports of Call:
    • River Cruising
    • Vicksburg, Mississippi
    • Natchez, Mississippi
    • Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • St. Francisville, Louisiana
    • Nottoway, Louisiana
    • New Orleans, Louisiana
    Sailing Dates:
    • January 2020
    • February 2020
    • March 2020
    • May 2020
    • June 2020
    • October 2020
    • November 2020
    • December 2020
    interior from
    $2,298
    $287pernight
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,098
    $512pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Exclusive: Up to $1,000 FREE Onboard Spending!
    • Book Now & Receive 50% More Travel Credit!
  • American Empress

    8 Night Welcome to the Magnificent Pacific Northwest

    2.7 rating out of 5  (5 reviews)

    American Empress

    Departing from: Vancouver (Portland), Washington
    Ports of Call:
    • Astoria, Oregon
    • River Cruising
    • The Dalles, Oregon
    • Stevenson, Washington
    • Portland, Oregon
    Sailing Dates:
    • November 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,388
    $299pernight
    balcony from
    $2,288
    $286pernight
    suite from
    $4,188
    $524pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Exclusive: Up to $1,000 FREE Onboard Spending!
    • Book Now & Receive 50% More Travel Credit!
  • American Queen

    8 Night Mark Twain's Mississippi

    4.6 rating out of 5  (4 reviews)

    American Queen

    Departing from: Hotel In St. Louis
    Ports of Call:
    • Alton (St. Louis), Illinois
    • Hannibal, Missouri
    • River Cruising
    • Clinton, Iowa
    • Dubuque, Iowa
    • La Crosse, Wisconsin
    • Red Wing (Minneapolis), Minnesota
    Sailing Dates:
    • August 2019
    interior from
    $2,488
    $311pernight
    oceanview from
    $3,688
    $461pernight
    balcony from
    $3,988
    $499pernight
    suite from
    $4,888
    $611pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Exclusive: Up to $1,000 FREE Onboard Spending!
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  • American Queen

    8 Night The Enduring Legacy of the Civil War

    4.6 rating out of 5  (4 reviews)

    American Queen

    Departing from: Memphis, Tennessee
    Ports of Call:
    • River Cruising
    • New Madrid, Missouri
    • Paducah, Kentucky
    • Savannah, Tennessee
    • Florence, Alabama
    • River Cruising
    • Chattanooga, Tennessee
    Sailing Dates:
    • October 2019
    interior from
    $2,488
    $311pernight
    oceanview from
    $4,088
    $511pernight
    balcony from
    $4,388
    $549pernight
    suite from
    $5,388
    $674pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Exclusive: Up to $1,000 FREE Onboard Spending!
    • Book Now & Receive 50% More Travel Credit!
  • American Duchess

    8 Night American Culinary Experience

    4.1 rating out of 5  (1 reviews)

    American Duchess

    Departing from: St. Louis, Missouri
    Ports of Call:
    • Cape Girardeau, Missouri
    • Paducah, Kentucky
    • River Cruising
    • Brandenburg, Kentucky
    • Louisville, Kentucky
    • Madison, Indiana
    • Cincinnati, Ohio
    Sailing Dates:
    • April 2020
    interior from
    $2,498
    $312pernight
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,398
    $550pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Exclusive: Up to $1,000 FREE Onboard Spending!
    • Book Now & Receive 50% More Travel Credit!
  • American Duchess

    8 Night Heartland Heritage

    4.1 rating out of 5  (1 reviews)

    American Duchess

    Departing from: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Ports of Call:
    • St. Paul, Minnesota
    • River Cruising
    • Clinton, Iowa
    • Dubuque, Iowa
    • La Crosse, Wisconsin
    • Winona, Minnesota
    • Red Wing (Minneapolis), Minnesota
    • St. Paul, Minnesota
    Sailing Dates:
    • August 2019
    interior from
    $2,588
    $324pernight
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,188
    $524pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Exclusive: Up to $1,000 FREE Onboard Spending!
    • Book Now & Receive 50% More Travel Credit!
  • American Duchess

    8 Night American Music Holiday

    4.1 rating out of 5  (1 reviews)

    American Duchess

    Departing from: Nashville, Tennessee
    Ports of Call:
    • River Cruising
    • Clarksville, Tennessee
    • Dover, Tennessee
    • Paducah, Kentucky
    • River Cruising
    • New Madrid, Missouri
    • Memphis, Tennessee
    Sailing Dates:
    • December 2019
    interior from
    $2,588
    $324pernight
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,188
    $524pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Exclusive: Up to $1,000 FREE Onboard Spending!
    • Book Now & Receive 50% More Travel Credit!
  • American Duchess

    8 Night An American Christmas

    4.1 rating out of 5  (1 reviews)

    American Duchess

    Departing from: New Orleans, Louisiana
    Ports of Call:
    • Oak Alley Plantation, Vacherie, Louisiana
    • St. Francisville, Louisiana
    • Natchez, Mississippi
    • Vicksburg, Mississippi
    • River Cruising
    • Nottoway, Louisiana
    Sailing Dates:
    • December 2019
    interior from
    $2,588
    $324pernight
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,188
    $524pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Exclusive: Up to $1,000 FREE Onboard Spending!
    • Book Now & Receive 50% More Travel Credit!
  • American Duchess

    8 Night Jewels of the Lower Mississippi

    4.1 rating out of 5  (1 reviews)

    American Duchess

    Departing from: Hotel In Memphis
    Ports of Call:
    • Memphis, Tennessee
    • Helena, Arkansas
    • Vicksburg, Mississippi
    • Natchez, Mississippi
    • Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • St. Francisville, Louisiana
    • Nottoway, Louisiana
    • New Orleans, Louisiana
    Sailing Dates:
    • May 2019
    • June 2019
    • September 2019
    • October 2019
    • November 2019
    interior from
    $3,188
    $399pernight
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $5,188
    $649pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Exclusive: Up to $1,000 FREE Onboard Spending!
    • Book Now & Receive 50% More Travel Credit!
  • American Duchess

    8 Night Lewis and Clark

    4.1 rating out of 5  (1 reviews)

    American Duchess

    Departing from: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Ports of Call:
    • Wheeling, West Virginia
    • Marietta, Ohio
    • Huntington, West Virginia
    • Augusta, Kentucky
    • Cincinnati, Ohio
    • Madison, Indiana
    • Louisville, Kentucky
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2019
    interior from
    $2,788
    $349pernight
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,688
    $586pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Exclusive: Up to $1,000 FREE Onboard Spending!
    • Book Now & Receive 50% More Travel Credit!
  • American Duchess

    8 Night Inside the Bourbon Experience

    4.1 rating out of 5  (1 reviews)

    American Duchess

    Departing from: Memphis, Tennessee
    Ports of Call:
    • River Cruising
    • Paducah, Kentucky
    • Henderson, Kentucky
    • Owensboro, Kentucky
    • Brandenburg, Kentucky
    • Louisville, Kentucky
    Sailing Dates:
    • August 2020
    interior from
    $2,798
    $350pernight
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    N/A
    suite from
    $4,998
    $625pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Exclusive: Up to $1,000 FREE Onboard Spending!
    • Book Now & Receive 50% More Travel Credit!
  • American Empress

    8 Night Pacific Northwest Splendor

    2.7 rating out of 5  (5 reviews)

    American Empress

    Departing from: Vancouver (Portland), Washington
    Ports of Call:
    • Astoria, Oregon
    • Stevenson, Washington
    • The Dalles, Oregon
    • River Cruising
    • Richland (Tri-Cities), Washington
    • Clarkston, Washington
    Sailing Dates:
    • May 2019
    • June 2019
    • July 2019
    • August 2019
    • September 2019
    • October 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $3,688
    $461pernight
    balcony from
    $3,588
    $449pernight
    suite from
    $5,588
    $699pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Exclusive: Up to $1,000 FREE Onboard Spending!
    • Book Now & Receive 50% More Travel Credit!
About United States River Cruises
Terms & Conditions

Price is in U.S. dollars per person based on two people staying in the same stateroom. Price does not include airport and/or government taxes and fees, nor does pricing include fuel supplements. Prices do not include government taxes and fees, airfare, or a non-refundable $24.99 processing fee per booking. All offers are for selected dates only, are subject to availability, are limited and apply to new bookings only. Your exact price depends on the time of the actual booking. Additional restrictions may apply. All prices and dates may not be available at the time of booking. Passengers receiving special rates based on residency or age will be required to show a government-issued form of identification (passport, or birth certificate and driver's license) at the pier to validate state of residency or age prior to boarding the cruise ship.

Special requirements
If you or a guest is pregnant or traveling with an infant child, or if there is a need to communicate a request for special meals, medical conditions or physical challenges, we ask that you please call 800-288-6006. Cruise Specialists are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We will do everything we can to meet your needs and answer all of your questions.

Minimum age requirements may apply.

* Amazon.com Gift Card offer is per stateroom and is not reflected in our advertised prices; actual amount will vary based on your total price, minus port charges & taxes. Offer is not reflected in advertised prices. Value of the Amazon.com Gift Card may not exceed 5% – 10% of total price (which can be found on your invoice under "Total Price"), minus port charges & taxes. Gift card will be emailed to lead passenger's email address on file and will be sent 30 days prior to departure date. Email containing Gift card code will be sent from gc-orders@gc.email.amazon.com. Not combinable with "Onboard Spending" offers. Additional restrictions may apply; please contact our experts for more information.

* Amazon.com is not a sponsor of this promotion. Except as required by law, Amazon.com Gift Cards ("GCs") cannot be transferred for value or redeemed for cash. GCs may be used only for purchases of eligible goods on Amazon.com or certain of its affiliated websites. For complete terms and conditions, see www.amazon.com/gc-legal. GCs are issued by ACI Gift Cards, Inc., a Washington corporation. All Amazon ®, ™ & © are IP of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. No expiration date or service fees.

† "Cash Back" offer is valid for select Carnival, Holland America, MSC Cruises, and Norwegian sailings departing on or before 12/31/19; excludes all AmaWaterways, American Queen Steamboat, Avalon Waterways, Azamara, Celebrity, Disney, Crystal Ocean, Crystal River, Cunard, Hurtigruten, Oceania, Paul Gauguin, Ponant, Princess, Regent Seven Seas, Royal Caribbean, Seabourn, SeaDream, Silversea, Uniworld River, Viking Ocean, Viking River, Virgin Voyages and Windstar sailings. "Cash Back" amount for cruise bookings may not exceed 10% of total value of cruise. Amount will be credited to card used for purchase 4 - 6 weeks after the online redemption form, found on your invoice, has been submitted (form must be submitted post-cruise and no later than 60 days from the date on which you return). Proof/folio submission, detailing your onboard spending, is also required. Proof/folio may be submitted via email at cruisefolio@wth.com, via fax at (978) 570-1992 (Attn: Onboard Spending Reimbursement), or via mail (Onboard Reimbursement Department, c/o World Travel Holdings, 100 Fordham Road, Building C, 2nd Floor, Wilmington, MA, 01887).

‡ "Onboard Spending" offer is valid for select Carnival, Celebrity, Holland America, MSC Cruises, Norwegian, Princess, and Royal Caribbean sailings departing on or before 12/31/19; excludes all AmaWaterways, American Queen Steamboat, Avalon Waterways, Azamara, Crystal Ocean, Crystal River, Cunard, Hurtigruten, Oceania, Paul Gauguin, Ponant, Regent Seven Seas, Seabourn, SeaDream, Silversea, Uniworld River, Viking Ocean, Viking River, Virgin Voyages, and Windstar sailings. Onboard spending amount for cruise bookings may not exceed 10% of total value of cruise. Spending amount will be credited to your onboard account after our online redemption form, which may be accessed via the link that will be included with your invoice, has been submitted (form must be submitted no later than 21 days prior to departure or "Onboard Spending" offer will be forfeited). Spending amount is non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash; unused portions will expire if not redeemed on or before the final night of your sailing. Onboard credit will appear in a passenger's onboard account on the day of embarkation. Not valid for cancelled or rebooked cruises.

Amazon.com Gift Card, "Cash Back" and "Onboard Spending" are not combinable. Additional restrictions may apply to each offer; please contact our experts for more information.
Free upgrade!

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.

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