Companies that offer Mississippi River boat cruises include American Queen Steamboat Company, Paradise Charter Cruises and American Cruise Lines. American Queen Steamboat Company and American Cruise Lines offer cruises covering the entire Mississippi, while Paradise Charter Cruises focuses on river cruises through downtown Minneapolis.Continue Reading
American Queen Steamboat Company offers several cruises through the Upper and Lower Mississippi regions. Lower Mississippi cruise lines travel through cities such as Memphis and New Orleans. Passengers on an Upper Mississippi cruise will see cities such as Minneapolis, St. Paul and St. Louis.
American Cruise Lines provides a Lower Mississippi cruise with stops at National Historic Landmark Oak Alley Plantation, Military Park in Vicksburg and Baton Rouge. The company's Upper Mississippi cruise passes through towns such as Hannibal, Davenport, Dubuque and La Crosse.
Passengers with Paradise Charter Cruises will view Minneapolis on the 125 passenger paddle-wheeler named "Minneapolis Queen."Learn more about Geography