Join Provident Travel for a unique river cruise, along the Upper Mississippi River onboard the elegant American Queen®. Absorb the beauty and history that this extraordinary part of our country offers, beginning with a motorcoach trip to St. Louis, our port of departure.
The itinerary`s cruise stops reveal the inspiration behind Mark Twain`s famed literary classics, while acquainting you with storybook American towns, vibrant cities, and indigenous wildlife.
These stops include Hannibal, Missouri—hometown of Mark Twain; Clinton, Iowa—once the lumber capitol of the nation; Dubuque, Iowa—one of the few large cities in Iowa; La Crosse, Wisconsin—a once-thriving lumber town now reinvented into a popular tourist stop; and Red Wing, Minnesota—on National Geographic Traveler`s list of most historic places in the world! Each port offers Hop-on, Hop-off tours, highlighting each area`s significant landmarks at no additional cost.