American Cruise Lines, Inc. is a small-ship cruise line with its headquarters in Guilford, Connecticut, United States. The Line was founded in 1991. The line operates six small ships along the Eastern Seaboard and Western Seaboard as well as the Mississippi-Ohio and Columbia-Snake river systems of the United States.
American Cruise Lines offers a unique experience that emphasizes the history and culture of the United States. American Cruise Lines is an American company and operates ships built and registered in the United States. Additionally, all crew members and employees are Americans.
American Cruise Lines’ ships are modern and are a testament to premier nautical engineering, luxurious comfort, and river cruising convenience. The fleet of modern riverboats, paddlewheels,and small cruise ships offer the latest amenities, state-of-the-art navigation, and safety equipment.
Cruising on our world-class ships, enjoy comfortable lounges and large observation decks that provide the perfect place for guests to relax and enjoy the company of fellow travelers who share their interest in American heritage. Glass enclosed dining salons provide panoramic views of the spectacular scenery you will see on every American Cruise Lines trip.
There are 160 plus different shore excursions. There should be something perfectly suited to your interest, historical, wildlife, culinary, musical, and scenic are some of the tours offered.
The staterooms are the largest in the small cruise ship industry. These hotel-like rooms feature large opening picture windows, roomy baths, and some have private balconies. Single occupancy rooms are available on all the ships. Triple occupancy rooms are also available.
All departure ports are near major airports. Transportation between the airport and ship may be available for an additional charge. Parking is available at all departure locations at nearby commercial garages or lots at a reasonable weekly rate.