Cruise & Stay 8 nights round trip from Memphis on a Thanksgiving themed cruise with American Queen!
7 Night Cruise sailing from Memphis roundtrip aboard American Queen. Hotel stay pre-cruise in Memphis. Whether you fancy a traditional turkey dinner with all of the trimmings or perhaps something a bit different to change up your holiday on the river, your dining experience will be equally delightful! Thanksgiving Day is filled with parade streaming, football viewing and the premier of the special holiday production. Highlights of this cruise: Memphis, TN Memphis has a plethora of places to visit and things to do for all guests. Embrace the city that has been coined not only the home of the blues but also the birthplace of rock ‘n’ roll. Boogie on down to Beale Street – alive with quirky places to indulge in some Southern barbeque, purchase souvenirs for friends and family (or a little something for yourself) and sip on a Blue Suede Tini. As one of the most famous music destinations in the world, Memphis is a melodious port for our guests to experience. Nottoway Plantation American Queen Steamboat Company features an exclusive port at Nottoway Plantation. While the boat is docked, visit the sugarcane estate – the largest standing antebellum mansion in the South. Nottoway Plantation is an intricate building with impressive detail. Original furnishings mingle with era-appropriate antiques to create an atmosphere that does justice to the home’s original ambiance. It is fascinating history and luxurious aesthetic packaged in Southern hospitality – an experience that you will not want to pass up. St. Francisville, LA St. Francisville today is a testament to the lifestyle of a bygone era, with its plethora of charming antebellum-period homes and striking architecture. With over 140 buildings on the National Register of Historic Places, beautiful plantation homes nestled in the rolling countryside and bustling Main Street shops, this quaint town situated on the bluffs of the Mississippi River has a style all its own. Natchez, MS It seems as if history fell asleep and awoke unscathed by the changing of times in this magical port. This charming river town was founded in 1716, making it the oldest city on the Mississippi River. It’s known for its elegance, hospitality and impressive preservation of history – found on every street corner. Enjoy the unique shops, restaurants, museums and historic homes, all of which inspired Hugh Bayless to include Natchez in his book “The 100 Best Towns in America.” Vicksburg, MS Vicksburg perfectly blends Southern culture and heritage with exciting modern attractions. As a major battle site during the Civil War, this Southern town carries a history unlike any other. Learn about the historic conflicts of the city, taste its cuisine, visit the many museums and pick out the perfect souvenir. Greenville, MS On the banks of the Mighty Mississippi River is Greenville, a wellspring of music, literature, adventure, imagination, and history and plain old fun. A city that has inspired greatness from Native Americans to cotton barons, Pulitzer-Prize winners, Civil Rights leaders, musicians, poets and inventors. Discover for yourself that there’s more than meets the eye in this land of rich customs and folklore, creativity and physical beauty that make up one of America’s most unique destinations.
2023 ZERO DEPOSIT OFFER^ Make a new booking on this 2023 departure and pay no deposit until the 31st of January 2022! Offer valid for bookings by Australian guests between 1st Aug – 31st December 2021. Capacity controlled and not valid on Owner`s Suites. _______________ SUMMARY: Cruise Package Duration: 8 nights Cruise-Stay Package Begins: 19 November 2023 – hotel in Memphis, USA Cruise Begins: 20 November 2023 – embark, Memphis, USA Cruise Ends: 27 November 2023 – disembark, Memphis, USA Ship: American Queen River: Lower Mississippi _______________ INCLUSIONS: • 1 night pre-cruise hotel stay with breakfast in Memphis • One way transfer from hotel to port on cruise departure day • 7 night Mississippi River cruise aboard the American Queen round trip from Memphis • All onboard meals, including both fine dining and casual cuisine • Complimentary hop-on hop-off shore excursions in each port of call • All onboard meals, including both fine dining and casual cuisine • 24-Hour room service onboard cruise • Complimentary onboard cruise `Unlimited Beverage Package` – including beer, wine by the glass, spirits and cocktails valued at up to US $12 in value per drink including 15% gratuity (does not include special tasting events onboard) • Complimentary cappuccino, espresso, specialty coffees, tea, bottled water and soft drinks throughout your cruise voyage • A dedicated fleet of deluxe motor coaches • Port charges of USD $199 per person • Prepaid ships gratuities of USD $137 per person _______________ DISCOUNTS: This cruise has been discounted by up to $300 USD per person in all categories for Australian residents! Please see below for a list of the significant savings you can enjoy for new bookings up to the 31st of December 2021*. All rates in USD per person Twin Cat E Interior: Was $2635 – NOW $2335* Twin Cat D Deluxe Stateroom with Bay Window: Was $4135 – NOW $3835* Twin Cat C Stateroom with Open Veranda: Was $4335 – NOW $4035* Twin Cat B Stateroom with Open Veranda: Was $4635 – NOW $4335* Twin Cat A Deluxe with Private Veranda: Was $4835 – NOW $4535* Twin Cat PS Paddlewheel stateroom with Window: Was $4935 – NOW $4635* Twin Cat JS Junior Suite with Open Veranda: Was $4935 – NOW $4635* Twin Cat DS Deluxe Suite with Open Veranda: Was $5435 – NOW $5135* Twin Cat LS Luxury Suite with Private or Open Veranda: Was $7535 – NOW $7235* Twin Cat OS Owners Suite with Private Veranda: Was $8935 – NOW $8635* Single Cat SI Interior: Was $3235 – NOW $2935* Single Cat SD Deluxe Interior: Was $3835 – NOW $3535*