From iconic paddlewheelers that transport you back in time up and down American’s mighty rivers, to a state-of-the-art boutique vessel designed for an intimate expedition experience of some of our planet’s most delicate ecosystems, our vessels let you discover all of North America’s diversity in the height of luxury and comfort.


American Queen

A triumph of American ingenuity and craftsmanship, American Queen is the largest steamboat ever built. Her grandeur is unrivalled. Enjoy an unforgettable experience aboard a piece of living history.

American Duchess

Sail aboard a floating masterpiece. This riverboat offers exquisite dining, beautiful decks and exceptional amenities and some of the largest accommodations/suites available on the rivers.

American Countess

The newest jewel in America’s premier riverboat fleet, this bold paddlewheeler boasts a sleek, contemporary design effortlessly hosting up to 245 guests. Forward-facing windows provide incredible views.

American Empress

Showcasing the art and culture of her Pacific Northwest origins, American Empress dazzles her 221 guests with her art collection alone — including paintings, Native American art and authentic Fabergé eggs.


Ocean Victory

The most earth-friendly, forward-thinking vessel ever to sail Alaska’s Inside Passage, Ocean Victory is custom-built to explore the world’s most delicate ecosystems — and keep Alaska’s air and waters pristine.