Passengers on board the 8-day Mississippi River cruises can choose from daily complimentary shore excursions at each port. Tours include the Battle of Vicksburg in Vicksburg, MS, touring the Vicksburg National Military Park; the Oak Alley Plantation tour in Oak Alley, LA, exploring the canopy of 300-year-old live oak trees; and the Mark Twain Boyhood Home & Museum, in Hannibal, MO, venturing through the town that inspired Mark Twain’s writing.
On board the 150-passenger Queen of the Mississippi, amenities include complimentary room service; floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors leading to private balconies; afternoon high tea; a Mark Twain library; six lounges; a top deck cafe; and a grand dining room.
Call for rates. For more information, call (800) 814-6880 or visit americancruiselines.com.