Whether you are celebrating Christmas or New Year’s, enjoy the warm camaraderie among passengers and crew as you visit the most captivating destinations in the U.S. Every detail will be handled for you, so you can have an unforgettable and stress-free holiday. As you travel along these legendary waters, savor exquisite holiday-inspired dishes with a regional flair prepared by the team of master chefs.
Discover what makes American Cruise Lines holiday cruises a guest favorite.
Complimentary Pre-Cruise Celebration
Before you set sail, enjoy a complimentary night on board our ship, which includes a cocktail hour, welcome reception with a toast to the holidays, and dinner featuring Executive Chef Tom Leonard’s exquisite holiday menu.
Historic South & Golden Isles
Historic South & Golden Isles guests will visit the famous Festival of Lights in Charleston and witness 700 magical light displays of all shapes and sizes while celebrate the holiday season.
New Orleans Round-trip
New Orleans Round-Trip guests will explore the National WWII Museum and take a New Orleans City tour before officially beginning your holiday voyage.
8-Day Christmas Cruise Options
New Year’s Cruise
Ring in the New Year on either the Historic South cruise aboard American Constellation or New Orleans roundtrip cruise aboard America.
Before we set sail, each cruise offers a complimentary night on board with a cocktail hour and welcoming reception dinner.
Historic South &
Historic South & Golden Isles guests will dine at the famous High Cotton Club in Charleston, where you’ll be seated in a private room and treated to this exclusive event created just for American Cruise Lines. Celebrate New Year’s Eve with a Southern-inspired gala,
including live entertainment and a midnight toast.
New Orleans Round-Trip
New Orleans guests will dine at the famous Antoine’s, the most renowned French-Creole fine dining restaurant in New Orleans. Celebrate the New Year and experience a Mardi Gras New Year’s Eve Gala with live entertainment and a midnight toast.
8-Day New Year Cruise Options
The Newest Fleet in the U.S.
The American Cruise Lines’ modern fleet of riverboats and small cruise ships is designed for passenger comfort. Not only will their ships be adorned with festive holiday decor, but you can also enjoy the most spacious staterooms featuring all of the amenities of a modern hotel, including full-size bathrooms. With interior entrances to each room, you will have unobstructed views through floor-to-ceiling glass doors that lead out to your own private balcony.
Cruising on American Cruise Lines’ world-class ships, celebrate the season in comfortable lounges and large observation decks that offer the perfect place to relax in the company of fellow travelers. Glass enclosed dining salons provide panoramic views of the spectacular scenery you will see on every American Cruise Lines’ journey.