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American Queen Steamboatin' Cruise

May 14, 2023 - May 22, 2023

Steamboatin' Cruise on the Lower Mississippi River aboard the American Queen

May 14-22, 2023 9 Days / 8 Nights

1 Night in Memphis with a Tour of Elvis's Graceland, 7 Nt Cruise with fabulous ports: Terrene Landing, Vicksburg, Natchez, St Francisville, Baton Rouge, and Nottoway Plantation

New orleans to Memphis map

9 Day(s)


Highlights

  • Transportation to Bradley Airport from Hartford area
  • Flights to/from Bradley & All Transfers
  • Hop on Hop off tours in each port
  • 1 Nt Pre-Stay in Memphis, TN; Breakfast & Sightseeing Tour
  • 7 Nt Cruise aboard the Steamboat American Queen
  • Onboard Entertainment in the evening
  • Daily lectures by the Riverlorian
  • Award winning cuisine & gracious service
  • Unlimited Beverage Package including Beer, Wine, Spirits, Bottled Water, Soft Drinks, Specialty Coffees

Pricing

Inside Cabins Per Person Twin Starting From

$3299

Outside Cabins Per Person Twin Starting From

$4779

Private Veranda Per Person Twin Starting From

$5499

Government Fees & Taxes

$199


Policies

Payment Policy

Deposit: $800.pp due with reservation RECOMMENDED ASAP. Second deposit of $800.pp due by August 1, 2022 RESERVATIONS ARE ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVED BASIS. Space is subject to availability at time of deposit. Check with the Ship Shop at any time for current availability on this sailing. Final Payment: Jan 4, 2023

Cancellation Policy

If cancelled after deposit and before Jan 4, 2023 fee of $450.pp; Jan 5-Feb 5/23 fee of 50% of total fare; Feb 6-Mar 2/23 fee of 75% of total fare; No refunds after March 3/23. Air penalties are not included in above and are additional if applicable.

Trip Protection Policy

Trip Protection Coverage is strongly recommended. Aon Affinity administers the NTA Travel Protection plan designed specifically for members of the National Tour Association.

The Pre-existing medical condition exclusion can be waived by purchasing the Enhanced Plan within 14 days of your deposit or initial payment. Purchase of the plan within this time period also provides eligibility for the Financial Insolvency benefit.

Traveling companions / roommates are required to take the same plan (Basic or Enhanced) in order to be properly covered. Premium is non-refundable once paid. Three ways to enroll:

Website: https://nta.aontravelprotect.com Tour Operator Location #076068. You can view plan details on this site.

Call Aon 1-800-388-1470. Tour Operator Location #076068. Customer service agents can answer questions about each plan.

Call Friendship Tours / The Ship Shop 860-243-1630 or 800-243-1630

Trip Protection Coverage with CANCEL FOR ANY REASON coverage is available through Travel Insured International when purchased within 21 days of your initial deposit—ask Friendship Tours/The Ship Shop for more information



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