American Empress

American Empress

Come cruise the Columbia and Snake Rivers with us aboard the American Empress!

Cruise the Columbia and Snake Rivers along the epic route pioneered by Lewis and Clark more than 200 years ago in the Pacific Northwest. Join us, aboard the paddlewheeler American Empress, for a cruise through this rich tapestry of ever changing landscapes, thriving wildlife habitats and diverse wine country.


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Tour Includes:

  • Overnight pre-flight hotel (including breakfast)

  • Overnight pre-cruise hotel in Vancouver, WA (including breakfast)

  • Seven night cruise aboard the American Empress

  • Ports of Call;

  • Vancouver, WA, Astoria, OR, Stevenson, WA, The Dalles, OR, Richland, WA (Tri-Cities), Clarkston, WA

  • All onboard meals with multiple dining venues

  • 24 Hours Room Service

  • Coffee, Tea, Cappuccino, Bottled Water and Soft Drinks

  • Broadway Style Entertainment Each Evening

  • Daily lectures by the Riverlorian

  • Signature Hop-on Hop-off Shore Excursions in each port of call

  • Port charges and onboard gratuities

  • Airport to hotel transfer in Vancouver

  • Hotel to ship transfer

  • Post cruise airport transfer to airport

  • Airport transfers to and from departure locations

  • Round trip Airfare



Deposits & Refunds:

A $500 per person deposit is due within one week of reservation. ($250 of deposit is non-refundable)

Final payment is due by April 10, 2019. No refunds will be issued after April 10, 2019.

Travel protection is available; please call to inquire.





Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Davenport, IA CASI 1035 W Kimberly Road
Center for Active Seniors
Ft. Madison - Shopko Shopko, 4810 Ave. O.
Mediapolis, IA Mediapolis, IA - Mepo. Foods
111 N. Wapello Rd.
Muscatine, IA Muscatine - Wal*Mart 3003 US-61
Wapello, IA Wapello, Jack N Jill on Hwy 61
West Burlington West Burlington, IA Westland Mall
South Lot by AmericInn
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Jul 20 2019 $4,850.00

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