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Featured Mississippi River Cruise: Cincinnati – Pittsburgh

Written by Collette Peck on May 24, 2012

Experience the beauty, mystic, and fascinating lore of the Ohio River on American Cruise Lines’ brand new Mississippi Riverboat, Queen of the Mississippi. Relax on the greatest paddlewheeler to ever grace the Ohio River as you follow the routes of brave explorers who sought fame and fortune on the world’s first steamboats. While the churn of the paddlewheel blends with the sounds of the river, you’ll rediscover the America of the pioneers, the America of boundless optimism and unlimited possibilities. The Queen of the Mississippi will embody the spirit of traditional Mississippi River cruising and the grandeur of the riverboats of the past while offering all the modern comforts and amenities American Cruise Lines passengers have come to expect.

Day by Day Outline
Day 1: Cincinnati, OH
Day 2: Maysville, KY
Day 3: Portsmouth, OH
Day 4: Gallipolis, OH
Day 5: Point Pleasant, WV
Day 6: Marietta, OH
Day 7: Wheeling, WV
Day 8: Pittsburgh, PA

The Queen of the Mississippi will recreate the grandeur of past riverboats while possessing the latest safety, environmental and construction technologies. The authentic paddlewheeler will feature the largest staterooms on the Mississippi, along with sliding glass doors to access private balconies on all third and fourth deck staterooms and suites. 85% of the Queen of the Mississippi’s staterooms will feature private balconies. The Queen of the Mississippi will maintain the look of traditional Mississippi riverboats, and will offer an unmatched level of comfort. Features include six unique lounges, a library, an elegant dining salon, elevator service to all decks, and the exceptionally large staterooms found on all American Cruise Lines ships.

American River Cruise operates many river cruises along America’s scenic river routes.  Call us for more information. Andavo Travel 866-327-7600