Memphis, TN to New Orleans, LA


New Date:  June 6-14, 2021
Includes pre-Cruise Night in Memphis, TN

 7 Nights on the American Queen- the only overnight steamship in the world.
218 staterooms accommodating 417 guests

Because of COVID-19, the CDC has required a change on our departure date.  Many of the passengers on the cancelled cruises will be rescheduling their cruises for 2021.  The Lower Mississippi River is the most popular itinerary.  Group airfare will not be available on the new sail date.  Fortunately, prices have also been reduced for the new date.


Special Prices are $1,500.00 off Brochure Prices

Cabin Category and
Price Per Person Double Occupancy

A    $3,599.00  Deluxe Outside Stateroom with Private Veranda
B    $3,399.00  Outside Stateroom with Open Veranda
C    $3,099.00  Outside Stateroom with Open Veranda
D    $2,799.00  Deluxe Outside Stateroom with Bay Window
E    $1,099.00  Inside Stateroom
 Port Charge of $199.00 per Guest not included
Gratuities of $19.50 per Guest per night not included

Your Voyage Itinerary


Day 1: Hotel Stay – Memphis, TN
Day 2: Memphis, TN
Day 3: Terrene Landine
Day 4: Vicksburg, MS
Day 5: Natchez, MS
Day 6: St. Francisville, LA
Day 7: Baton Rouge, LA
Day 8: Nottoway Plantation
Day 9: New Orleans, LA

These are Cruise-Only Prices
Optional Airfare may be added later

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NOTE:  If you see another cabin category you would like to reserve, let me know and I will give you the price and confirm availability.  The above categories are a part of the reserved allotment.
There is also a small number of Single Occupancy Staterooms available.  Call for pricing.


A deposit of $500.00 per person on your credit card is required to reserve a cabin.  When you make your reservation and receive your reservation ID number, you have 7 days to pay your deposit before your reservation is released. We are now in the time of full payment being due with registration.

The information on the Guest Information Form is required.  The information should appear exactly as it does on each guest’s government issued photo identification.

Bedding preferences must be requested at time of booking.  Options are 2 twin beds or 1 queen bed and are based on a first come, first served basis.  Unlike the large cruise ships which put 2 beds together to make a king, that is not an option on this boat..

Onboard gratuities are $19.50 per person per day for 7 days.  Gratuities may be paid in advance or paid on board.

Early dining is 5:15 PM and late seating is 7:45.  Unless requested otherwise, dining requests will be for early seating.

Dress for dinner is country club casual.  Shorts are not appropriate for dinner.

The American Queen is the only vessel in the fleet with self-service laundry available.

Up to 121 Days Before Departure Date –  $250.00 Administrative Fee
120 Days Before Departure Date –  25% of Gross Fare
90 Days before Departure Date –  50% of Gross Fare
60 Days Before Departure Date –  75% of Gross Fare
30 Days Before Departure Date –  100% of Gross Fare