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Mississippi River Cruises Cruise the Mighty Mississippi River on a traditional paddle steamer

Mississippi River Cruises

Mississippi River Cruises offer a unique and unforgettable way to explore America’s heartland. The Mississippi River is the second-longest river in the United States, spanning 2,350 miles and is home to some of the most stunning scenery in the America.

River cruises on the Mississippi offer a leisurely way to discover this region’s rich history, culture, and natural beauty, with stops in charming towns and cities along the way. From New Orleans to St. Louis, these cruises take passengers through iconic American landscapes, from the towering bluffs of the Upper Mississippi to the bayous and wetlands of the Lower Mississippi Delta.

With delicious cuisine and top-notch entertainment, Mississippi River Cruises offer an unforgettable journey for those looking to explore America’s heartland in style.

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Mississippi Highlights Cruise

Mississippi Highlights

New Orleans | Oak Alley Plantation | Baton Rouge | Houmas House | New Orleans

Cruise & Stay 6 days from £2599

Mississippi River Cruises

Big wheel keep on turnin’! Cruise the Mississippi on an authentic paddle steamer.

Mark Twain’s Upper Mississippi

St. Louis | Hannibal | Clinton | Dubuque | La Crosse | Red Wing | St. Paul

River Cruise 9 days from £3049
Available in Reverse
American Queen Cruise, New Orleans

Memphis to New Orleans Cruise

Memphis | Vicksburg | Natchez | Baton Rouge | St. Francisville | Nottoway Plantation | New Orleans

River Cruise 9 days from £2325
Available in Reverse
General Jackson Showboat, Nashville, Tennessee

Rock ‘n’ Rollin’ on the River

Nashville | Memphis | Vicksburg | Natchez | Baton Rouge | St Francisville | New Orleans

Holiday Idea 16 days from £3779
Mississippi Highlights Cruise

Mississippi Highlights

New Orleans | Oak Alley Plantation | Baton Rouge | Houmas House | New Orleans

Cruise & Stay 6 days from £2599
Steamer Natchez, Mississippi River

New Orleans Steamboat Dinner Cruise

New Orleans

Jazz & Dinner Cruise
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    Mississippi Holidays

    Favourite holiday ideas that visit Mississippi and combine perfectly with a River Cruise.

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    Nashville to New Orleans Road Trip

    Nashville | Memphis | Vicksburg | Natchez | New Orleans

    Fly Drive 11 days from £949
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    Bourbon, Elvis & The Blues

    Covington | Lexington | Louisville | Owensboro | Paducah | Memphis | Cleveland | Jackson | Natchez | New Orleans

    Fly Drive 15 days from £1859
    Country Music Nashville Building

    Rhythms of the South

    Atlanta | Mobile | New Orleans | Jackson | Tupelo | Memphis | Nashville | Chattanooga

    Motorhome Holiday 14 days from £1255
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    Best of the Southern States

    Nashville | Memphis | Greenwood | Natchez | New Orleans | Montgomery | Atlanta | Great Smoky Mountains | Nashville

    Fly Drive 16 days from £1385
    Manhattan Bridge, New York City

    Cities of America

    Boston | New York | New Orleans | Los Angeles | San Francisco

    Holiday Idea 16 days from £2725
    Activities Included
    Nashville, Tennessee

    New Orleans & Southern States

    New Orleans | Vicksburg | Memphis | Nashville | Birmingham | Mobile

    Self Guided Motorcycle Tour 8 days from £1415
    Circular Route

    Discover More Of America’s South

    Explore more holidays in New Orleans, Nashville and Memphis.

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    Mississippi Holidays & Cruises

    Mississippi is a state that embodies the essence of the American South, with its rich history, diverse culture, and scenic landscapes.

    Holidays to Mississippi offer a unique and unforgettable experience that takes you on a journey through this fascinating state. From the historic battlefields of Vicksburg to the iconic birthplace of Elvis Presley in Tupelo, Mississippi has something for everyone.

    What better way to explore the state than with a Mississippi River Cruise? These cruises offer an opportunity to discover the region’s natural beauty and cultural heritage, with stops in charming towns, cities, and ports of call along the way.

    Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway or a fun-filled family vacation, Mississippi holidays and river cruises provide a perfect escape for travellers looking to experience the best of the South.

    Things to do in Mississippi

    • Take a scenic drive along the Natchez Trace Parkway, which stretches 444 miles through Mississippi, Tennessee, and Alabama.
    • Visit the historic Vicksburg National Military Park and Museum, which commemorates the Civil War battle that took place there.
    • Visit the Elvis Presley Birthplace and Museum in Tupelo, where the King of Rock and Roll was born.
    • Explore the Mississippi Delta, known for its rich history, culture, and blues music.
    • Spend a day at Gulf Islands Waterpark in Gulfport, featuring water slides, a lazy river, and a wave pool.
    • Tour the Walter Anderson Museum of Art in Ocean Springs, showcasing the works of the acclaimed Mississippi Gulf Coast artist.
    • Walk through the historic district of Natchez, known for its stunning historic homes and gardens.
    • Enjoy a day of fishing, hiking, and picnicking at one of Mississippi’s many state parks, such as Tishomingo State Park or Roosevelt State Park.
    • Explore the vibrant culinary scene in Jackson, sampling traditional southern dishes like fried catfish, gumbo, and biscuits and gravy.
    • Take a steamboat cruise along the Mississippi River, stopping at charming towns and cities along the way.
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    With FREEDOM, you can combine your cruise with a self drive, escorted tour or city stay.

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