Overnight riverboat cruises are available on the Mississippi. Three ships offer the Mississippi River cruises.
American Cruise Line offers Mississippi River cruises on two ships: the Queen of the Mississippi and the new America. Both ships are authentic paddlewheel riverboats.
The American Queen is the largest paddlewheel steamboat ever built. This big modern ship is a luxury cruiser.
Viking River Cruises is bringing European-style river cruises to the Mississippi. Planned to start in 2017.
Mississippi riverboat cruises visit Oak Alley Plantation, St Francisville (Louisiana), Natchez (Mississippi), Vicksburg (Mississippi), Baton Rouge (Louisiana) and other interesting ports on the river.
Click on a ship name for more information. Take an overnight cruise up the Mississippi River to the heart of America.