American Cruise Lines...The United States Leader in Cruising
American Cruise Lines provides guests with an extraordinary river cruising experience while exploring the historic waterways of the United States. Cruise in comfort aboard a modern fleet of river boats and paddlewheelers. Enjoy luxurious accommodations, exceptional cuisine, and personalized service on every cruise.
American Cruise Lines offers cruises along all the major rivers of the US including the Mississippi in the South and the Columbia in the Pacific Northwest. In addition, they have many itineraries along the coastlines of the US including in New England and along the Florida coast. Click here to learn more about cruising in the United States.
With no more than 185 passengers on board, and designed to provide smooth travel through protected waterways, sheltered harbors and magnificent rivers, American Cruise Lines’ ships offer a perspective larger ships cannot. Your U.S.-flagged ship will provide you not only with comfort and convenience, but also the utmost in safety, complying with all new safety regulations – which older ships do not – and bring you to the best of America, up close to places of natural beauty, cultural and historical interest. And, with all departure ports in the U.S., you leave your passport (and worries) at home. With a smaller amount of passengers onboard, we never overwhelm the local communities visited. A refreshingly relaxing atmosphere prevails onboard. This intimate ambiance is perfect for both congenial camaraderie and quiet relaxation. Friendly, professional all-American crew members offer an extraordinary quality of gracious hospitality and personalized attention to discerning passengers. No matter which itinerary you choose with American Cruise Lines, you’ll experience the beauty, brilliance and thrill of cruising on a small ship.