Mississippi River Gateway
Enjoy a fantastic Paddlewheeler River Cruise on the Mississippi
Imagine cruising along the Mississippi River on a Paddlewheeler all the way from New Orleans to St. Louis. Surely this is on your bucket list for doing something a little bit different and special!!!
Starting from the famous French Quarter which is the oldest neighbourhood in New Orleans, brimming with music, art and culture. Then visit Baton Rouge and Natchez, where you will experience the best in Southern hospitality, while touring historic homes and grand plantations. Take in an onboard lecture from your Civil War Historian on an exclusive tour of the Vicksburg National Military Park. In Memphis, visit Graceland the home of Elvis Presley, King of Rock and Roll. In Paducah which is also known as the “Quilt City” explore and pursue its many museums and art galleries. In St. Louis, the home of the Gateway Arch, the USA’s tallest man made monument can be seen.
New Orleans and St. Louis are two cities you surely wish to see more of an extend by adding a pre and post cruise stay. This surely is a unique way to see this area of the USA.
With the “Queen of the Mississippi” only holding 150 passengers, you will have space to relax and the intimacy you don’t have on the larger cruise ships. Surely for you all this is absolute BLISS!!!!!
Each region of the Mississippi River Valley is as unique and captivating as the next, which is why this area is deemed the “Heartland of America”. With the beauty of its landscapes and its great cultural traditions.