Scheduled to enter service in the spring, American Cruise Lines newest riverboat, the 150 passenger paddle wheeler American Eagle is being built in Salisbury, Maryland to service the company’s new 22 day “Complete Mississippi Cruise”.
Called the “ultimate American river adventure”, the cruise will sail from New Orleans and end in St Paul, Minnesota after visiting 16 of the river towns and cities along the entire length of the Mississippi.
American Eagle is advertised to have the most spacious staterooms on the river with private balconies. The Complete Mississippi cruise departs on 8 August, 2015 aboard the American Eagle.
Known for reviving paddlewheel river cruising in the US, America American Cruise Lines operates a fleet of riverboats and small cruise ships on over 35 itineraries around the country.