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American Queen Steamboat Company

American Queen Steamboat Company

Overview of American Queen Steamboat Company

The best way to enjoy the history, culture and heritage of America's heartland is to take a trip aboard a genuine steamboat. American Queen Steamboat Company offers a unique way to visit the vibrant Mississipi heartland as you cruise along the Mississippi, Ohio and Tennessee Rivers. See history in a new way as you visit the historic ports of New Orleans, Natchez, Chattanooga, Pittsburgh and Hannibal, while you learn about the great people and the events which have contributed to America's riveting background - and there is no better way to explore than aboard an authentic steamboat as you travel back to the days of old!

Guests can explore several areas of the fabled American heartland, as you visit destinations that will capture the interest of nature lovers, cultural enthusiasts and history buffs alike. Sail down the Mississippi, through Chippewa country to the Missouri and Ohio rivers, you'll float through the annals of American history. Grab your binoculars and take some time to observe the nature around you; gaze at the fall foliage as it streams by. Discover for yourself why the earliest settlers fell in love with this place and decided to call it home. Explore the lower Mississippi and see how Southern culture has endured since the Civil War, where the plantation lifestyle was born. See the forests and fields of the great Wilderness, the setting for the famous tales of Daniel Boone and Davy Crockett, not to mention the 14 states the Ohio River spans as Americans of old followed it west. There are so many memories and history that line these river banks, waiting for you to discover it aboard American Queen!

American Queen exudes a warm and charming Victorian atmosphere, with spacious accomodations boasting antique beds, cozy sitting areas and sweeping river views. Some suites and staterooms have verandas to enhance your view of the surrounding countryside as you steam by!

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American Queen Steamboat Company Cancellation Policy

Days Prior to DepartureCancellation Charge Per Guest
Up to 91 days prior to departure$100 per person administrative fee
61-90 Days50% of gross fare
31-60 Days75% of gross fare
0-30 Days100% of gross fare
Travel Protection premiums are non-refundable once purchased. Carrier is not obliged to refund any portion of the fare or other payments for guests who must leave the voyage prematurely for medical or other reasons.