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Mississippi River Cruises from New Orleans

Overnight riverboat cruises are available on the Mississippi. Five ships offer the Mississippi River cruises.

American Cruise Line offers Mississippi River cruises on several ships including the American Serenade, American Melody, American Splendor and American Heritage. Two of the ships are authentic paddlewheel riverboats.

The American Queen Steamboat Company also offers overnight Mississippi River cruises on two ships: the American Queen and the American Countess. These big modern ships are luxury cruisers.

Viking River Cruises offers Mississippi River cruises.

Mississippi River cruises visit Oak Alley Plantation, St Francisville (Louisiana), Natchez (Mississippi), Vicksburg (Mississippi), Baton Rouge (Louisiana) and other interesting ports on the river.

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Click on a ship name for more information. Take an overnight cruise up the Mississippi River to the heart of America.

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