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New Orleans Mardi Gras and Mississippi River Cruise

20 February 2023

12 days from £5,099pp

Visit New Orleans and revel in the delights of Mardi Gras before cruising down the Mississippi River in your luxurious 4-star paddlewheeler, the American Splendor.
  • Attend the greatest free show on Earth at New Orleans Mardi Gras
  • Enjoy an included New Orleans City bus tour
  • Travel down the Mississippi on a classic paddlewheeler
  • Visit Vicksburg, pivotal turning point of the American Civil War

On this holiday to the highlights of Louisiana and Mississippi, you’ll start your adventure at the greatest free show on Earth, New Orleans Mardi Gras. After time to take in the city, you’ll journey down the Mississippi River on a traditional paddlewheeler, visiting beautiful antebellum plantations and the vital Civil War site of Vicksburg, all while experiencing the best of southern hospitality and the luxury that your ship has to offer.

Your Accommodation

American Splendor


American Splendor allows guests to experience the nostalgia of classic paddlewheeler travel while enjoying perfect comfort and modern amenities. On board, guests can relax in a casual ambiance while admiring panoramic views of the passing scenery. From the staterooms and suites to the lounges and dining rooms, the décor pays homage to the legendary Mississippi River.