Columbia and Snake River Cruises in 2022 & 2023 

Columbia and Snake River Cruises in 2022 & 2023

Pre-Cruise Hotel Stay and Shore Excursions

American Queen Voyages® allows you to sail close to home on these immersive voyages onboard American Empress® along the Columbia River, and follow in the footsteps of the famous explorers, Lewis and Clark. These itineraries are especially designed so that you thoroughly enjoy the natural wonders and beauty of the Pacific Northwest. Dramatic mountains, scenic countryside and unique landmarks are yours to discover. Complimentary shore excursions enhance your understanding of this historically rich region at your own pace, or opt for a more in-depth experience such as ziplining in an Oregon forest or a closer view of stunning Multnomah Falls. 

Shipboard Credit, Cruise Fare Savings and Luxury Accommodations

Cruise Line: American Queen Voyages
Ship(s): American Empress
Departure: 5/15/2022 to 11/19/2023
Length: 6 to 9 Days
Starts: Portland (Vancouver), WA | Spokane (Clarkston), WA
Starting from
per person

Cruise Amenities

Book this trip now with Cruise Specialists and receive the following exclusive amenities!

Enjoy Summer Savings on Select Voyages When You Book by June 30, 2022
Compliments of Cruise Specialists on select voyages
  • $100 Shipboard Credit per stateroom
All of These Are Included in your Cruise Fares:
  • Unlimited shore excursions in each port of call
  • Complimentary hotel stay the night before your voyage - includes breakfast, taxes, porterage and transfers to the vessel
  • All onboard meals, including both fine dining and casual cuisine
  • 24-hour room service
  • Unlimited beverages including world-class wine lists, top-shelf spirits, local craft beers and speciality coffees
  • Open bars and lounges throughout the boat, including a smoothie and juice bar every morning
  • Gracious service from a friendly, all-American staff
  • Daily lectures by the Riverlorian, the onboard historian
  • Professional showboat-style entertainment and dancing nightly
  • Unlimited WiFi
  • Bicycles and hiking sticks
  • American Queen's own dedicated fleet of deluxe motorcoaches

Columbia and Snake River Cruises in 2022 & 2023

Fares as low as $1,599 and Shipboard Credit, Cruise Fare Savings and Luxury Accommodations!

Contact Cruise Specialists to book any of these voyages and take advantage of
 Shipboard Credit, Cruise Fare Savings and Luxury Accommodations!
Fare shown is per person based on double occupancy in the minimum inside stateroom category, cruise only and in US dollars. Fares and amenities are capacity controlled, may vary by sailing and may be withdrawn without notice. Summer Savings: Offer expires June 30, 2022. Promotional Savings shown is per stateroom and is based on double occupancy. Single guest occupancy staterooms are eligible for 50% value of savings advertised. Savings are valid on new bookings on select voyages and cabin categories, excludes group bookings and payment is due in full at time of booking. Offer is open to U.S. and Canada residents only. Offer is based on cabin availability, and only while inventory lasts. Not valid on existing group bookings or existing reservations and cannot be combined with other promotions or discounts. Promotional Savings are capacity-controlled, may vary by sailing and may be withdrawn or modified at any time without notice. Some voyages operate in reverse and may vary slightly from the published itinerary. COVID-19 vaccination is required for all guests and crew. Masks are not required while on board but are required during embarkation and on shore excursion motorcoaches. For River guests (American Queen®, American Duchess®, American Countess™ and American Empress®) must provide a proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test within three days of embarkation day. Lakes & Oceans and Expedition guests (Ocean Voyager™, Ocean Navigator™ and Ocean Victory™) must provide a negative COVID-19 PCR test within two days of the embarkation day. If guests received eligible COVID-19 booster shot, guests may provide a negative COVID-19 PCR within three days of embarkation. Itineraries are subject to change. Not responsible for errors or omissions. Additional terms and conditions may apply. Call for details. Cruise fare does not include government taxes and fees, port charges, gratuities, airfare, insurance, personal expenditures, and transportation costs incurred while traveling to and from embarkation ports. Cruise Specialists non-hosted amenities are capacity-controlled and subject to change and/or cancellation. We reserve the right to correct errors.