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American Eagle from APT River Cruises

American Eagle Overview

American Eagle Overview

Climb aboard the Queen of the Mississippi or the American Eagle and experience a truly wonderful cruise between New Orleans and Memphis. Experience the natural splendour of this vast working river that plays host to an array of breath-taking scenery and a diverse range of wildlife. Evoking the grandeur of the Steamboat era, these two boutique ships are the most modern paddle wheelers currently sailing on this iconic waterway.

Onboard Facilities

The Queen of the Mississippi

Six spacious lounges and several outdoor areas.

Putting green.

Breakfast served in the restaurant or your stateroom.

Mark Twain Library.

Chart room.


American Eagle

Six spacious lounges and several outdoor areas.

Putting green.


Mark Twain Library.

Chart room.

Breakfast served in restaurant or your stateroom.

Spacious Staterooms

Both the Queen of the Mississippi and the American Eagle boast the largest staterooms on the river. Each finely appointed stateroom features an en-suite, Wi-Fi internet access, satellite TV and a DVD player.

Most staterooms offer a private balcony where guests can enjoy the regions idyllic scenery at their own leisure.

Categories –

Twin Window Stateroom (Cat. A)

Private Balcony Stateroom (Cat. AAH)

Private Balcony Stateroom (Cat. AAL)

Private Balcony Stateroom (Cat. AAC)

Private Balcony Stateroom (Cat. AAM)

Private Balcony Owner’s Suite (Cat. Owner’s)

Private Balcony Single Stateroom (Cat. SA)

Why Choose the Queen of the Mississippi or the American Eagle?

A perfect blend of old-world charm and modern sophistication.

Largest staterooms on the river.

A broad selection of onboard entertainment.

Southern hospitality, personalised service and superb attention to detail from an all-American crew.

First class dining with expert chefs creating locally inspired menus.

Complimentary beverages - beer and wine served with lunch and dinner.

American Eagle Technical Data

  • Built: 2015
  • Built in:
  • Length: 305ft
  • Width: 55ft
  • Crew: 50
  • Staterooms:
  • Jr. Suites:
  • Ship Registry:
  • Home port:

American Eagle Deck Plans

American Eagle Cabin Layouts

American Eagle Itinerary

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