American Cruise Lines, the largest cruise line in the U.S., is committed to continuous growth through innovative shipbuilding programs that elevate the standard of cruising in America. The company leads the way with more than 35 itineraries, ranging from 5 to 22 days in length, which visit the Pacific Northwest, Alaska, New England, the Southeast, and the Mississippi River. American Cruise Lines has been consistently recognized for providing superb service aboard the finest ships creating a seamless and personalized experience.
American Cruise Lines has a fleet of 8 ships with 3 more currently under construction. The ships are the newest and most environmentally friendly in America. By continually designing and building brand new ships, American Cruise Lines is able to exceed the expectations of seasoned European river travelers here in the U.S. Each ship is known for its spacious staterooms and gracious lounges.
American Cruise Lines provides a true all American experience for their guests with American built and crewed ships. American Cruise Lines is outfitted with the world’s newest fleet of U.S. flagged small cruise ships, all designed to provide exclusive access to the most unique places.
American Cruise Lines’ new ship design creates an intimate atmosphere for guests looking to receive the attentive and personalized service that is the hallmark of the brand. The line boasts the most spacious staterooms in the industry featuring all the amenities of a modern hotel, including full-sized bathrooms and private balconies. With interior entrances to each room, guests have unobstructed views through floor to ceiling glass doors.
Locally Sourced Cuisine
Every cruise features a delectable all-American menu tailored with a delightful regional twist. Carefully sourced ingredients are of the highest quality and prepared by the finest chefs in America. Our chefs are encouraged to use locally grown, sustainable ingredients to masterfully create the regionally inspired and traditional American cuisine we are known for. Each menu offers something for everyone and changes to complement the season and the region guests are traveling. All dietary needs and special requests are handled with precision and care. Meals are prepared to order and served in the Dining Room where every seat offers a panoramic view of the passing scenery.
On board and ashore American Cruise Lines works with our guests to accommodate specific interests, tastes and needs. We offer over 160 guided shore excursions that bring out the distinct flavor and unique culture of the regions visited. Each excursion is meticulously planned and supported with personal guides who are well-versed in the history of the region, so guests can fully appreciate the significance of each port-of-call. The line also invites carefully selected naturalists, historians and musicians on board for enrichment programs, including informal lectures, open discussions, concerts and activities that bring local history, nature and culture to life.