American Cruise Lines

American Cruise Lines

American Cruise Lines is the leader in small ship cruising! Carrying no more than 100 passengers, all of the small ships are able to easily navigate America's smooth, inland waterways and dock in the heart of each charming port. From Maine to Florida, the itineraries are designed to allow passengers to experience intimately each area's local culture, fascinating history and natural splendor.

Unsurpassed personal attention and intimate ambience make American Cruise Lines the leader in small ship cruising. The all-American crew is friendly, polite and eager to pamper you. Highly skilled chefs treat passengers to delectable feasts, masterfully prepared with the utmost in care and quality, highlighting the flavors of the local regions.

Refreshingly casual, flexible and unregimented - American Cruise Lines provides an intimate ambience conducive to camaraderie. Curl up with a book in the library, chat with new friends in one of the lounges, or watch the passing scenery from one of the open observation decks.

Each night, passengers relive the day's adventures over complimentary cocktails and hors d'oeuvres before dinner.

Ships

  • Sailing on: 21st Oct 2017
  • Departing from: New York, USA
  • Arriving at: New York, USA
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 6 nights
American Star, Hudson River ex New York Return

6 Night Cruise sailing from New York roundtrip aboard American Star.

  • Sailing on: 21st Oct 2017
  • Departing from: New York, USA
  • Arriving at: New York, USA
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 6 nights
American Glory, Hudson River ex New York Return

6 Night Cruise sailing from New York roundtrip aboard American Glory.

  • Sailing on: 21st Oct 2017
  • Departing from: New York, USA
  • Arriving at: New York, USA
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 6 nights
Independence, Hudson River ex New York Return

6 Night Cruise sailing from New York roundtrip aboard Independence.

  • Sailing on: 21st Oct 2017
  • Departing from: Seattle, Washington, USA
  • Arriving at: Seattle, Washington, USA
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 7 nights
American Spirit, Puget Sound & San Juan Is ex Seattle Return

7 Night Cruise sailing from Seattle roundtrip aboard American Spirit.

  • Sailing on: 21st Oct 2017
  • Departing from: New York, USA
  • Arriving at: New York, USA
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 7 nights
American Constellation, Hudson River Cruise ex New York Return

7 Night Hudson River Cruise departing roundtrip from New York onboard American Constellation.

  • Sailing on: 24th Oct 2017
  • Departing from: St Paul, Minnesota, USA
  • Arriving at: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 14 nights
America, Grand Heartland Cruise ex St Paul to New Orleans

14 Night Cruise sailing from St Paul to New Orleans aboard America.

  • Sailing on: 24th Oct 2017
  • Departing from: Clarkston, Washington, USA
  • Arriving at: Portland, Oregon, USA
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 7 nights
American Pride, Columbia & Snake Rivers ex Clarkston to Portland

7 Night Cruise sailing from Clarkston to Portland aboard American Pride.

  • Sailing on: 28th Oct 2017
  • Departing from: Seattle, Washington, USA
  • Arriving at: Seattle, Washington, USA
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 7 nights
American Spirit, Puget Sound & San Juan Is ex Seattle Return

7 Night Cruise sailing from Seattle roundtrip aboard American Spirit.

  • Sailing on: 28th Oct 2017
  • Departing from: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
  • Arriving at: Memphis Tennessee, USA
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 7 nights
Queen of the Mississippi, Lower Mississippi Cruise ex New Orleans to Memphis

7 Night Cruise sailing from New Orleans to Memphis aboard Queen of the Mississippi.

  • Sailing on: 29th Oct 2017
  • Departing from: Baltimore,MD
  • Arriving at: Baltimore,MD
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 6 nights
Independence, Chesapeake Bay ex Baltimore Return

6 Night Cruise sailing from Baltimore roundtrip aboard Independence.

  • Sailing on: 29th Oct 2017
  • Departing from: Baltimore,MD
  • Arriving at: Baltimore,MD
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 6 nights
American Star, Chesapeake Bay ex Baltimore Return

6 Night Cruise sailing from Baltimore roundtrip aboard American Star.

  • Sailing on: 29th Oct 2017
  • Departing from: Baltimore,MD
  • Arriving at: Baltimore,MD
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 6 nights
American Glory, Chesapeake Bay ex Baltimore Return

6 Night Cruise sailing from Baltimore roundtrip aboard American Glory.

  • Sailing on: 31st Oct 2017
  • Departing from: Portland, Oregon, USA
  • Arriving at: Clarkston, Washington, USA
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 7 nights
American Pride, Columbia & Snake Rivers ex Portland to Clarkston

7 Night Cruise sailing from Portland to Clarkston aboard American Pride.

  • Sailing on: 4th Nov 2017
  • Departing from: Baltimore,MD
  • Arriving at: Jacksonville, Florida
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 14 nights
Independence, East Coast Inland Passage ex Baltimore to Jacksonville

14 Night Cruise sailing from Baltimore to Jacksonville aboard Independence.

  • Sailing on: 4th Nov 2017
  • Departing from: Seattle, Washington, USA
  • Arriving at: Seattle, Washington, USA
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 7 nights
American Spirit, Puget Sound & San Juan Is ex Seattle Return

7 Night Cruise sailing from Seattle roundtrip aboard American Spirit.

  • Sailing on: 4th Nov 2017
  • Departing from: Baltimore,MD
  • Arriving at: Baltimore,MD
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 7 nights
American Star, Chesapeake Bay ex Baltimore Return

7 Night Cruise sailing from Baltimore roundtrip aboard American Star.

  • Sailing on: 4th Nov 2017
  • Departing from: Memphis Tennessee, USA
  • Arriving at: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 7 nights
Queen of the Mississippi, Lower Mississippi Cruise ex Memphis to New Orleans

7 Night Cruise sailing from Memphis to New Orleans aboard Queen of the Mississippi.

  • Sailing on: 7th Nov 2017
  • Departing from: Clarkston, Washington, USA
  • Arriving at: Portland, Oregon, USA
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 7 nights
American Pride, Columbia & Snake Rivers ex Clarkston to Portland

7 Night Cruise sailing from Clarkston to Portland aboard American Pride.

  • Sailing on: 7th Nov 2017
  • Departing from: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
  • Arriving at: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 4 nights
America, Highlights of the Mississippi River ex New Orleans Return

4 Night Cruise sailing from New Orleans roundtrip aboard America.

  • Sailing on: 11th Nov 2017
  • Departing from: Seattle, Washington, USA
  • Arriving at: Seattle, Washington, USA
  • Starting from: Request Online
  • Duration: 7 nights
American Spirit, Puget Sound & San Juan Is ex Seattle Return

7 Night Cruise sailing from Seattle roundtrip aboard American Spirit.

The dining experience with American Cruise Lines is a very special one. Each ship has a spacious dining salon that seats all passengers at one time. Our highly skilled chefs trained at the some of the most prestigious Culinary Institutes prepare each meal to order with the utmost care and quality. There are a variety of choices at every meal that frequently include a specialty dish highlighting flavors from the local region. The young, all-American dining room staff is always friendly and accommodating, and eager to pamper you, making sure that your dining experience is just the way you like it.

The atmosphere for dining is informal - no gowns or tuxedos, please - but do sit with whomever you like. Each table has an outside view, so take your time - meals are cooked to order and this is a great time to build new friendships.

Dining times

Meal Normal Sitting Late Sitting
Breakfast 7.30am - 9.00am
Lunch 12.30pm
Dinner 6.30pm

Tipping

Tipping is, of course, at the individual's preference, but American Cruise Lines asks that you do not tip until the last day of the trip. A customary amount is US$125.00 per person, but feel free to tip as you see appropriate. Cash, personal or travelers' checks are the preferred method. Credit cards are also accepted, with requests that passengers paying with credit cards contact the Hotel Manager at least one day before the end of the cruise.

Children

American Cruise Lines ships and itineraries are designed for travelers who share an interest in history, culture and nature. Guests truly enjoy the onboard ambiance, and feel very at home in our huge lounges, single-seating dining salon, and oversized staterooms.

Thus while children are welcome there are no specific facilities or baby sitting services provided.