North America River Cruises
Comfortable cruise accommodations, enriching included sightseeing, lively on board entertainment, world-class regional cuisine…Avalon's exciting new cruises along the upper and lower Mississippi River ensure you'll experience the very essence of this incredible region by water—and land.
Mississippi River Cruises
Flowing 4,070 kilometres from its source in the wilderness of northern Minnesota to the balmy waters of the Gulf Coast of Mexico, the Mississippi River is the fourth-longest river in the world. Share in a beloved American tradition and sail on an authentic paddlewheel riverboat through the heartland of America. Along the way, watch for wildlife, visit quaint river towns, see rich farmland, and experience the birthplace of blues and jazz music. Discover the culture and history of the Native American people, as well as the explorations of Lewis & Clark, and the early fur traders' fascinating folklore. You'll also wander the grounds of beautifully restored antebellum plantation homes, sample marvelous American and Southern cuisine, and feel like you've stepped right into the pages of a Mark Twain adventure.