Agents will cruise along the Mississippi River either beginning or ending their voyage in New Orleans. // © 2016 iStock
Dec. 19 - 26, 2016; Dec. 26, 2016 to Jan. 2, 2017
Prices start at $2,149 per agent for both trips, based on double occupancy, for an interior stateroom. Port charges are an additional $149 per person.
Advisors on the Dec. 19 departure will begin in New Orleans, where they can explore the famous French Quarter or stroll through the city’s Garden District. They will then set sail on the Mississippi River, stopping in Nottoway, La., home to the Nottoway Plantation; and St. Francisville, La., the oldest town in the Florida Parishes. Other highlights include the Christmas Market in Natchez, Miss.; Anchuca Mansion in Vicksburg, Miss.; and the museums in Greenville, Miss. The Dec. 26 departure will stop at all the same ports, but will travel from Memphis to New Orleans with an additional stop in Baton Rouge, La. The rate includes hop-on, hop-off shore excursions, onboard meals and 24-hour room service.