Travelzoo - American Duchess

Explore History from the American Duchess Riverboat

The newest all-suite paddlewheeler on U.S. rivers cruising the Mississippi, Illinois, Ohio, Tennessee and Cumberland Rivers.

Year Rebuilt/Refurbished: 1995 (Hull) / 2017 (Superstructure) | Length: 322 ft. | Passenger Decks: 4
Suites and Staterooms: 83 | Passengers: 166 | Crew: 83

Call 888-749-5286 for reservations and more information.

Plan your riverboat cruise aboard the elegant and new American Duchess. Crafted as the first purpose-built, all-suite boutique paddlewheeler, you’ll experience the finest elegance and service aboard our river cruise. Spread out in the largest accommodations in every cabin category level on the river and explore history and nature from America’s rivers. The American Duchess offers the most elegant and modern amenities, gracious service and unmatched experiences each time you cruise. Plan your riverboat vacation today!



Earn up to $500 air credit per person on select 2019 voyages!*


Available dates:

May 19 June 2
June 16 September 15 
September 29 October 13
October 27 November 10

Available dates:

May 26 June 9
June 23 September 22
October 6 October 20
November 3 November 17
December 15  

Available dates:

September 8

December 22


Available date:

December 1

Available date:

December 8


Uncompromised value. Unlimited enjoyment.

What you receive with an American Queen Steamboat Company river cruise:



Want to learn more?

You can view or request a brochure here:

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Ready to reserve your cabin onboard one of our gorgeous paddlewheelers?

Call 888-749-5286 and mention 2019 SAVINGS. Sale ends March 31.


Terms and Conditions:
*Receive a $500-per-person air credit with the purchase of any cabin on the following American Duchess 2019 voyages: 5/19, 5/26, 6/2, 6/9, 6/16, 6/23, 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13, 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8, 12/15, 12/22. Air credit will be shown as an additional discount on the cruise invoice. Airfare does not have to be purchased in order to receive the credit. 
Offer expires March 31, 2019, or when no valid cabins remain. Valid on new, paid-in-full bookings made between January 2 and March 31, 2019. Singles booked in double-occupancy cabins will receive double the discount. 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, insurance, personal expenditures or 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 2019 SAVINGS.