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Offer ID: 1459623

8-night Lower Mississippi River Cruise

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Private Car & Guide
Optional Private Excursion
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Memphis Destination Guide
Arrive
04/19/24
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Depart
04/19/24
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Welcome to Memphis! Home to Blues, BBQ, Beale Street, and of course, the King of Rock 'n' Roll - Elvis Presley. This amazing city is the perfect place to begin your Mississippi River Voyage. Come a day or two early and immerse yourself in sights, sounds, and tastes of this exciting destination.,

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Mississippi River Cruising
Arrive
04/20/24
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Depart
04/20/24
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Bask in the warmth of the Mississippi River sun as we cruise from Memphis to Vicksburg. Relax in one of the many spacious lounges or enjoy a gentle breeze on the sun deck.,

The Mississippi River is the third longest river system in the world - stretching approximately 2,350 miles from Lake Itasca to the Gulf of Mexico. To enable travel upstream from St. Louis, 29 locks and dams have been built between there and Minneapolis. The Mississippi River is the reason the Twin Cities St. Paul and Minneapolis exist. Used by Native Americans for trade, food, and water long before Europeans visited the “New World,” the Mississippi River and its watershed is a major contributor to the ecology, culture, politics and economy North America. Congress established Mississippi National River and Recreation Area in 1988. The park’s boundaries enclose about 54,000 acres and 72 miles of river - a significant and representative stretch of the Mississippi. They contain the only gorge and waterfall on the main course of the entire 2,350 miles of river. From visitor centers to trails, from industrial centers to Mississippi River backwaters, this park has a bit of something for everyone.

River Cruising
Arrive
04/21/24
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Depart
04/21/24
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Relax and enjoy your day as you cruise along the river and take in the magnificent scenery.

Vicksburg Destination Guide
Arrive
04/22/24
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Depart
04/22/24
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The city of Vicksburg served as a pivotal turning point during the American Civil War. Come with us as our informative historian leads us through the National Military Park, commemorating the campaign, siege, and defense of Vicksburg. Our expert guides and park rangers will take you to battlefields, the U.S.S. Cairo gunboat, and the most significant historic places.,

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Natchez Destination Guide
Arrive
04/23/24
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Depart
04/23/24
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Settled in 1716, Natchez is rich in history and southern hospitality. Enjoy a guided exploration of this fascinating city which has retained its antebellum charm since its surrender during the Civil War. Visit Frogmore, a historic cotton plantation still in use today, or attend a special piano concert in the J. N. Stone antebellum music room.,

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St. Francisville Destination Guide
Arrive
04/24/24
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Depart
04/24/24
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This southern town charms with simple pleasures and unique treasures. Located on the bluffs of the Mississippi River, St. Francisville has been called, "One of the 200 most beautiful small towns in America". Take a stroll through its historic center where two centuries of architecture and lifestyle are on display. Enjoy visits to restored antebellum mansions including Rosedown.,

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Baton Rouge Destination Guide
Arrive
04/25/24
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Depart
04/25/24
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Baton Rouge features all the history and wonder you would expect in a state capital, but with an added down-home flavor that makes it truly unique. Our local expert guides will take you on a tour of the city's most famous attractions including the Old and New State Capitols and the interactive Louisiana State Museum.,

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Houmas House
Arrive
04/26/24
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Depart
04/26/24
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Houmas House and Gardens is a historic plantation complex established in the late 1700s, with the main house completed in 1840. Once the home of a wealthy sugar baron, this "Sugar Palace" features 16 rooms filled with period antiques and Louisiana artwork. As you approach impressive Houmas House, immerse you self in its rich history and the beauty of the surrounding gardens, ponds, and majestic live oak trees.,

Houmas House Plantation and Gardens is so much more than just a tour of a grand antebellum estate. Experience the southern splendor of "The Sugar Palace" when you step into 16 rooms filled with period antiques and Louisiana artwork.

New Orleans Destination Guide
Arrive
04/27/24
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Depart
04/27/24
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End your journey in the vibrant city of New Orleans, also known as the Big Easy, where art and culture abound. The open-air artist colony proudly displays local works on the iron fence in Jackson Square, while the city's 45 museums carefully preserve its rich history. Stay an extra day or even a few nights to enjoy the famed French Quarter.,

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1459623

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