Save on U.S. River Cruise Vacations


We offer unbeatable deals for your next river cruise. Whether you’re planning ahead for 2019 or searching for the perfect 2018 getaway, we offer deals and packages so you can save on your dream river cruise vacation. Save as you cruise down of America’s most beautiful rivers and experience culture and history as you go. Also, subscribe to our online newsletter to ensure that you never miss a deal when planning your trip. 

Find Holiday River Cruise Deals Here - Holiday Cruises Sale

Plan a memorable river cruise this holiday season! See America’s most beautiful rivers and their cities decked out in their holiday best and save with these river cruise deals from American Queen Steamboat Company. We offer packages and promotions to make your holiday getaway memorable and hassle free. Leave the cooking to us this season, and spread the season’s cheer on a river cruise.

Save up to $1,600 per stateroom and spend a magical holiday season cruising through America's festive ports aboard the exquisite American Duchess, American Empress or American QueenA variety of itineraries, destinations and cruise lengths are available!

You can view or download our NEW 2018 Holiday brochure here: View Brochure

2018 Summer Sale

You won't want to miss our Summer River Cruise Sale


Set sail with us this summer for an authentic and enriching 9-day river cruise. A variety of itineraries and dates available. Limited cabins remain, so book your summer journey today! Fares from $1,999 per person*.

Call 1-888-749-5280 and mention offer code at time of booking: 2018 SUMMER SALE.
Date Vessel Itinerary Theme  Fares From*

Apr. 22   American Duchess   Memphis to Louisville The Art of Quilting $1,999 per person*    Learn more

Jun. 03 American Duchess New Orleans to Memphis Antebellum South $1,999 per person*    Learn more

Jun. 10 American Duchess New Orleans to Memphis Antebellum South $1,999 per person*    Learn more

Jun. 17 American Duchess New Orleans to Memphis Antebellum South $1,999 per person*    Learn more

Jun. 24 American Duchess Memphis to New Orleans Antebellum South $1,999 per person*    Learn more

Jul. 01 American Duchess New Orleans to Memphis Antebellum South $1,999 per person*    Learn more

Jul. 01 American Queen Memphis to Louisville Bourbon $2,199 per person*    Learn more

Jul. 08 American Duchess Memphis to New Orleans Antebellum South $1,999 per person*    Learn more

Jul. 22 American Queen Louisville to Alton (St. Louis) American Culinary Experience $2,199 per person*    Learn more

Sep. 09 American Queen Roundtrip Red Wing (Minneapolis) Heartland Heritage $2,199 per person*    Learn more



Terms and Conditions
*Pay flat rate of $1,999 per person on double occupancy cruise fare for cabin category IS on the following American Duchess 2018 voyages: 4/22, 6/3, 6/10, 6/17, 6/24, 7/1, 7/8. Pay flat rate of $2,199 per person on double occupancy cruise fare for cabin category D on the following 2018 American Queen voyages: 7/1, 7/22, 9/9. Pay flat rate of $2,999 per person on double occupancy cruise fare for cabin category VS on the following American Duchess 2018 voyages: 6/17, 6/24, 7/1, 7/8. Pay flat rate of $3,799 per person on double occupancy cruise fare for cabin category AA on the following 2018 American Queen voyages: 7/1, 7/22, 9/9.

Offer expires on 06/30/2018 or when no valid cabins remain. Offer is only valid on new, paid-in-full bookings. Full payment at time of booking is required to redeem this offer. Offer is based on cabin availability and only while inventory lasts. Not valid on group bookings or existing reservations; cannot be combined with other promotions or discounts. Promotional fares and amenities are capacity controlled, may vary by sailing and may be withdrawn without notice. Cruise fares quoted are in U.S. dollars, are per person and do not include government taxes and fees, port charges, gratuities, airfare, insurance, personal expenditures, and transportation costs incurred while traveling to and from embarkation ports. Not responsible for errors or omissions. Additional terms and conditions may apply - call for details and mention offer code 2018 Summer Sale.

2019 Early Booking Savings

Book early and SAVE up to $1,800 per stateroom on select 2019 American Queen, American Empress and American Duchess voyages.