Mississippi River United States Cruises

Cruising the Mississippi River and its tributaries is an exploration of the American spirit. Gliding past the rolling farmland on The Queen of the Mississippi (2015) and America (2016), the world’s two newest paddlewheel riverboats, is an experience set in a time past and a testament to the ingenuity of the pioneers who first traveled these waters.  The fabric of the region is brought to life through our delicious regional cuisine, great on onboard music, and customized excursions to historical landmarks.  Enjoy one of our themed cruises along the River, perfect for music aficionados, culinary connoisseurs and history enthusiasts.


New England United States Cruises

The islands and harbors of the Northeast are among the most desired vacation retreats. Explore the Hudson River, Maine, and the rest of New England aboard the newest small ship of American Cruise Lines. Along the way, an all American crew will ensure the ultimate personalized cruise experience.


Pacific Northwest & Alaska United States Cruises

The Pacific Northwest is world renowned for its diverse ecosystems and wildlife. Join American Cruise Lines as we explore the spectacular beauty of Alaska, Puget Sound, and the Columbia & Snake Rivers. A collection of itineraries highlight everything from the trail of Lewis and Clark to the orcas of Puget Sound.


Southeast United States Cruises

European explorers found sanctuary in the bountiful lands of the Southeast centuries ago. Now these tranquil waterways allow American Cruise Lines to provide guests with an exploration of history and natural beauty. Discover Southern charm as we cruise the Intracoastal Waterway or the early American ideal on our Chesapeake Bay cruise.


Special Theme Cruises

American Cruise Lines offers a variety of theme cruises that explore the most intriguing aspects of American culture and history in-depth. Options include New Orleans jazz, Civil War history, the expedition of Lewis and Clark, and, of course, culinary cruises which highlight the delicacies of each region we visit.

What Sets Us Apart

Our Ships

The newest & most environmentally friendly small cruise ships and riverboats in America.

Gracious Hospitality

Gracious hospitality and personalized service is the hallmark of American Cruise Lines.

Exquisite Cuisine

Exquisite cuisine from American Cruise Lines’ highly trained chefs features locally sourced ingredients.

Private Balconies

Sliding glass doors leading to spacious private balconies offer panoramic river views from every angle.

Daily Entertainment

Musicians, historians, and naturalists join every cruise to create an entertaining onboard experience.

Spacious Amenities

The largest staterooms on any cruise ship. And with interior entrances every view is entirely private.

All-American Experience

American built, flagged and crewed ships with 35 cruise itineraries to 28 states in America.

Complimentary Experiences

Evening cocktail hours, pre-cruise hotel stays, and exciting featured shore excursions on select cruises.