American Empress sails the Columbia and Snake rivers in the Pacific Northwest. // © 2014 American Queen Steamboat Company
American Queen Steamboat Company invites travel agents to experience select fall cruises onboard American Empress, the largest overnight riverboat west of the Mississippi River. For $75 per night, travel agents can cruise from Portland, Ore., or Clarkston, Wash., following in the footsteps of Lewis and Clark in the Pacific Northwest via the Columbia and Snake rivers.
The discounted rate applies to Oct. 5 and Oct. 19 departures from Portland, Ore., and Oct. 12 and Oct. 26 departures from Clarkston, Wash. Highlights on the journey include hop-on, hop-off tours in and around Astoria, Ore.; The Dalles, Ore.; and Stevenson, Wash. Premium shore excursions are available for purchase. More itinerary details are available online.
Interested agents must download registration forms online then email filled out forms to FAMTrips@aqsc.com. They must also submit a photocopy of their IATA/IATAN card or CLIA certificate. Payment is due at time of booking. Companions may attend for the same rate.