American Queen Steamboat Plus New Orleans Extension
Our 8-day cruise along America’s most historic and largest river takes you on a journey through the Deep South from Memphis to New Orleans. Explore Memphis, the birthplace of rock ‘n’ roll and visit one of Elvis Presley’s former homes, Graceland. Sail the mighty Mississippi River on the gracious American Queen Steamboat, listening to stories about the history of music, slavery and Civil War from the on-board Riverlorian, an expert in the Deep South’s history and culture. Each port of call can be explored on an American Queen shore excursion, showcasing Mississippi’s great river cities. Finish your tour with two nights in the vibrant city of New Orleans, sampling its unique southern cuisine, live music and nightlife.