Steamboat Sailings - Steamboat River Cruises


CALL AFC today for savings on select sailings!

There's never been a better time to explore our great nation. What better way than to spend it than aboard the American Queen, American Empress or the NEW American Duchess.
Steamboating is a unique blend of American beauty and history, acclaimed cuisine, lively showboat-style entertainment and the adventure of exploring riverside America. You can relax on board in a warm inviting atmosphere of Victorian charm and luxurious amenities.  So step on board and experience this unforgettable journey in style.
 
 

Click for a video describing the story behind the American Empress Steamboat.


Destination (Keyword)

 DATE

 PRICE

DECEMBER 2018
AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING CHRISTMAS MARKETS
December 16 - 24, 2018
9 days - New Orleans to Memphis • Enjoy special holiday events at every port

AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING ROUND TRIP NEW ORLEANS
December 30 - January 3, 2019
5 days - New Year's Celebration!

MARCH 2019
AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATING COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
March 10 - 18, 2019
9 days - Round Trip Vancouver, WA

AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING MEMPHIS TO NEW ORLEANS
March 24 - April 1, 2019
9 days - Beautiful scenery, friendly people, cherished sites and local cultures all add up to an extraordinary vacation.

AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATING COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
March 24 - April 1, 2019
9 days - Round Trip Vancouver, WA

AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATIN EASTBOUND COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
March 31 - April 8, 2019
9 days - Eastbound - Vancouver, WA (Portland, OR) to Clarkston, WA

AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING NEW ORLEANS TO MEMPHIS
March 31 - April 8, 2019
9 days - Experience authentic Southern culture as you journey through living history and soak in the romantic spirit of the Antebellum era.

APRIL 2019
AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATING WESTBOUND COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
April 21 - 29, 2019
9 days - Westbound - Clarkston, WA to Vancouver, WA

AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING MEMPHIS TO NEW ORLEANS
April 21 - 29, 2019
9 days - Beautiful scenery, friendly people, cherished sites and local cultures all add up to an extraordinary vacation.

AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING NEW ORLEANS TO MEMPHIS
April 28 - May 6, 2019
9 days - Experience authentic Southern culture as you journey through living history and soak in the romantic spirit of the Antebellum era.

MAY 2019
AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATIN EASTBOUND COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
May 12 - 20, 2019
9 days - Eastbound - Vancouver, WA (Portland, OR) to Clarkston, WA

AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATING WESTBOUND COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
May 19 - 27, 2019
9 days - Westbound - Clarkston, WA to Vancouver, WA

AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING MEMPHIS TO NEW ORLEANS
May 19 - 27, 2019
9 days - Beautiful scenery, friendly people, cherished sites and local cultures all add up to an extraordinary vacation.

AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING NEW ORLEANS TO MEMPHIS
May 26 - June 3, 2019
9 days - Experience authentic Southern culture as you journey through living history and soak in the romantic spirit of the Antebellum era.

JUNE 2019
AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING NEW ORLEANS TO MEMPHIS
June 9 - 17, 2019
9 days - Experience authentic Southern culture as you journey through living history and soak in the romantic spirit of the Antebellum era.

AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATIN EASTBOUND COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
June 9 - 17, 2019
9 days - Eastbound - Vancouver, WA (Portland, OR) to Clarkston, WA

AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING MEMPHIS TO NEW ORLEANS
June 16 - 24, 2019
9 days - Beautiful scenery, friendly people, cherished sites and local cultures all add up to an extraordinary vacation.

AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATING WESTBOUND COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
June 30 - July 8, 2019
9 days - Westbound - Clarkston, WA to Vancouver, WA

JULY 2019
AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING MINNEAPOLIS TO ST. LOUIS
July 14 - 22, 2019
9 days - Mark Twain theme (or Reverse Itinerary)

AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATING WESTBOUND COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
July 14 - 22, 2019
9 days - Westbound - Clarkston, WA to Vancouver, WA

AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATIN EASTBOUND COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
July 21 - 29, 2019
9 days - Eastbound - Vancouver, WA (Portland, OR) to Clarkston, WA

AUGUST 2019
AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING MINNEAPOLIS TO ST. LOUIS
August 4 - 12, 2019
9 days - Mark Twain theme (or Reverse Itinerary)

AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING MINNEAPOLIS TO NEW ORLEANS
August 11 - 26, 2019
16 days - The Mighty Mississippi • Steamboat Cruise from the top to the bottom

AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATING WESTBOUND COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
August 11 - 19, 2019
9 days - Westbound - Clarkston, WA to Vancouver, WA

AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATIN EASTBOUND COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
August 18 - 26, 2019
9 days - Eastbound - Vancouver, WA (Portland, OR) to Clarkston, WA

SEPTEMBER 2019
AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATIN EASTBOUND COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
September 1 - 9, 2019
9 days - Eastbound - Vancouver, WA (Portland, OR) to Clarkston, WA

AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING NEW ORLEANS TO MEMPHIS
September 8 - 16, 2019
9 days - Experience authentic Southern culture as you journey through living history and soak in the romantic spirit of the Antebellum era.

AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING MEMPHIS TO NEW ORLEANS
September 15 - 23, 2019
9 days - Beautiful scenery, friendly people, cherished sites and local cultures all add up to an extraordinary vacation.

AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATING WESTBOUND COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
September 22 - 30, 2019
9 days - Westbound - Clarkston, WA to Vancouver, WA

OCTOBER 2019
AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATING WESTBOUND COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
October 20 - 28, 2019
9 days - Westbound - Clarkston, WA to Vancouver, WA

AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING CHATTANOOGA TO MEMPHIS
October 27 - November 4, 2019
9 days - Or Reverse - Civil War theme

AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATIN EASTBOUND COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
October 27 - November 4, 2019
9 days - Eastbound - Vancouver, WA (Portland, OR) to Clarkston, WA

NOVEMBER 2019
AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING CHATTANOOGA TO MEMPHIS
November 3 - 11, 2019
9 days - Or Reverse - Civil War theme

AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING NEW ORLEANS TO MEMPHIS
November 17 - 25, 2019
9 days - Experience authentic Southern culture as you journey through living history and soak in the romantic spirit of the Antebellum era.

AMERICAN EMPRESS STEAMBOATING COLUMBIA RIVER CRUISE
November 17 - 25, 2019
9 days - Round Trip Vancouver, WA

AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING MEMPHIS TO NEW ORLEANS
November 24 - December 2, 2019
9 days - Beautiful scenery, friendly people, cherished sites and local cultures all add up to an extraordinary vacation.

DECEMBER 2019
AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING PLANTATION HOLIDAYS
December 8 - 16, 2019
9 days - Memphis to New Orleans or Reverse

AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING PLANTATION HOLIDAYS
December 15 - 23, 2019
9 days - Memphis to New Orleans or Reverse

AMERICAN QUEEN STEAMBOATING ROUND TRIP NEW ORLEANS 2019
December 29 - January 3, 2020
6 days - New Year's Celebration!