Delta Queen Cruise Ships
Rediscover the heartland of America with the Delta Queen Steamboat Company ships and the time-honored tradition of river "steamboatin".? Travel down lovely winding American rivers in an elegant paddlewheel steamboat and enjoy the leisurely pace of this unique cruise vacation. A true discovery of American heritage, vacations on the Delta Queen cruise ships supply passengers with a breathtaking voyage that includes exquisite cuisine, lively "showboat" style performances, and the exploration of historic river ports at a relaxed and comfortable pace.
Delta Queen Cruise Ships - Riverboat Facts
The Delta Queen Steamboat Company ships include the Delta Queen, the American Queen, and the Mississippi Queen. The Delta Queen has been on the Mississippi River system since 1947 and boasts four decks and a variety of stateroom accommodations. The Mississippi Queen was launched in 1976 and is adorned with Tiffany glass and polished wood paneling. Introduced in 1995, the American Queen is the largest steamboat ever built and includes many modern amenities on a ship furnished with beautiful antiques and glistening woodwork. Each of the spectacular Delta Queen cruise ships is elegantly appointed and sails on wonderful destination-driven itineraries.
Delta Queen Cruise Ships - Sample Itineraries
There are several exciting Delta Queen cruise itineraries to select from, generally ranging in length from 3-12 days. Sail from Chattanooga to Memphis on the Delta Queen Steamboat Company ships on a 7-day riverboat cruise with stops in Decatur, Savannah, Paducah, Cape Girardeau, and New Madrid. Explore the legendary Big Easy on a cruise from St. Louis to New Orleans on a 9-day tour with stops in Cape Girardeau, Memphis, Helena, Vicksburg, and Natchez.
Alternatively, sail from Pittsburgh to Cincinnati on a 4-day cruise with stops in Wheeling, Point Pleasant, and Maysville. Delta Queen also offers themed itineraries with specific focus on fall foliage, country music, Civil War, quilting, and much more. This is merely a representative sampling of the itineraries available on the Delta Queen cruise ships; for a comprehensive listing of itineraries, contact Cruise Network.
Delta Queen Cruise Ships - CityScape Packages
Travel on the magnificent Delta Queen Steamboat Company ships and enjoy the exciting CityScape packages which allow for pre- or post-cruise exploration of a host of beautiful American cities. With these excursions, you can become intimately acquainted with Chattanooga, Nashville, Memphis, St. Louis, Cincinnati, Pittsburgh, Minneapolis, and St. Paul. These exclusive packages include hotel accommodations, transfers, and some meals. For instance, with the Memphis CityScape package, guests will stay at the Holiday Inn Select and enjoy a full breakfast and complimentary transfers.
Choose one dining venue from a list of favorite local restaurants including Automatic Slim's, The Beauty Shop, Cielo, The Butcher Shop Steakhouse, The Pier, or Neely's Barbecue. Additionally, select from the Gibson Guitar Factory tour, Memphis Rock'n Soul Museum, Mississippi River Museum, Legendary Sun Studio, or Stax Museum of American Soul Music. For more information about the CityScape packages offered on the Delta Queen cruise ships, contact Cruise Network.
Delta Queen Cruise Ships - How to Book
To obtain more information pertaining to the Delta Queen cruise ships and to book your vacation today, contact a certified cruise specialist at Cruise Network.