Majestic America Line, the largest river and coastal cruising
company in America, is offering exclusive savings on holiday
cruises aboard its 436-guest flagship vessel, the American Queen,
142-guest Queen of the West and 223-guest Empress of the North.
Additional values include a complimentary one night hotel stay in
Portland, Ore., free or discounted travel for children under the
age of 17 on the Mississippi River, hotel transfers and more on 25
sailings from November through December.
“We’ve created a package that will take the stress out of the
holidays and allow guests to focus on enjoying time spent together
as they experience the cultures and traditions of regional
America,” said Diane Moore, senior vice president of sales and
marketing, Majestic America Line. “Holidays in the quaint
communities that line the banks of the Mississippi, Columbia and
Snake Rivers offer a festive experience that is too often
overlooked in the hustle and bustle of our everyday lives. Our goal
is to showcase those one-of-a-kind experiences to our guests.”
With seven sailings and two different cruise lengths to choose
from on the Mississippi River, guests will have the opportunity to
experience holiday traditions sailing from the Crescent City of New
Orleans. To better accommodate families, holiday guests on the
Mississippi River can also take advantage of significant savings
for passengers under the age of 17. Cruise fares are free for
children staying in the same stateroom as their parents, and if a
second stateroom is needed, select categories can be purchased at a
$500 per person cost.
Guests traveling on the Mississippi River will enjoy the
holidays aboard the magnificent American Queen. The jewel of the
Majestic America Line fleet, the American Queen offers spacious
staterooms and suites as well as beautifully appointed community
gathering areas that reflect the character of America.
Fares start at $895 per person.
The Queen of the West and award-winning Empress of the North
will be embarking on a total of 18 roundtrip sailings from Portland
that explore the Columbia and Snake Rivers from November through
December. Guests can take advantage of a free night’s hotel stay in
Portland either before or after their Columbia River voyage. With
100 percent outside staterooms 90 percent of which feature
verandahs guests aboard both ships will be well positioned to enjoy
the journey’s magnificent views. Fares start at $1,079 per
With intimate, boutique ships and limited-time savings, these
popular holiday cruises will fill up quickly. In addition to the
cruise itself, select shore excursions, soft drinks, specialty
coffees, on board enrichments and entertainment programs are all
included in the price of a Majestic America Line cruise. Staterooms
and suites are furnished with luxurious pillow-top beds, ultrasoft
cotton linens, TVs with DVD players and more.