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American Empress

American Empress in Portland

Overview

Exclusively designed to celebrate the rich tradition of exploration in the West, the American Empress journeys through the Columbia and Snake Rivers where soaring mountains, dramatic landscapes, abundant wildlife, and frontier spirit will be uncovered.

Following the footsteps of Lewis and Clark, the American Empress travels between Portland, Oregon and Clarkston, Washington visiting charming river towns and landscapes that remain unspoiled and glorious as it did in 1805. Furnished with the comforts of modern conveniences, the riverboat affords a unique vacation, embracing nature's majestic backdrops and American history without sacrificing luxury.

American Empress Highlights:

  • The largest and most elegant riverboat in the Pacific Northwest
  • Complimentary shore excursions in every port
  • One-night deluxe hotel stay before the voyage – includes breakfast, taxes, porterage, and transfers to the American Empress
  • Complimentary wine and beer with dinner
  • Complimentary cappuccino, espresso, bottled water, and soft drinks throughout the journey
  • Regional Pacific Northwest cuisine utilizing fresh ingredients creatively combined with a contemporary flair
  • Gracious service from a friendly, all-American staff
  • Country club-casual ambiance, no formal wear required
  • Daily lectures by the Riverlorian, the onboard history and culture expert
  • All staterooms feature a balcony or picture window for a 24 hour view of the beautiful Pacific Northwest landscape
  • Exclusive fleet of luxury coaches

View the 2014 American Queen Steamboat Brochure

Industry & Upheaval, 1849 ~ 1859

Exclusively designed to celebrate the rich tradition of exploration in the West, the American Empress journeys through the Columbia and Snake Rivers where soaring mountains, dramatic landscapes, abundant wildlife, and frontier spirit will be uncovered.

Learn more about the History of American Empress.


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