Louisville to Pittsburgh | 9-Day Voyages

It’s rare for a river cruise to venture this far on the Ohio River, but the American Duchess cruises all the way to Pennsylvania to explore the beautiful city of Pittsburgh. Learn about Mothman, who haunts Point Pleasant, WV, visit the Cola Museum and Fountain Shop in Marietta, OH, and get your camera out in Augusta, KY, to take beautiful long-range photos of the Ohio River. Ride the incline railways in Pittsburgh and visit the Andy Warhol Museum in this city surrounded by rivers.


Ports of call: Louisville | Madison | Cincinnati | Maysville | Point Pleasant | Marietta | Pittsburgh

Cruise Details

Clock9 Days & 8 Nights

Double Occupancy from $3,499 pp/do*

Single Occupancyfrom $4,499 pp

CalendarJune 15, 2024 | June 29, 2024

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*Per person/double occupancy. Special single rates apply where listed. Excludes port fees.
Itineraries may operate in reverse.

Your Itinerary

    1Hotel Stay in Louisville, KY
    Enjoy your complimentary stay at the pre-cruise hotel. The evening is yours to become acquainted with the city. For your convenience, our Hospitality Desk will be located in the hotel, and our friendly staff can assist with everything from general questions about your upcoming voyage to reserving premium experiences. Representatives from American Queen Voyages and our local port/city partner will be available to provide you with dining, entertainment and sightseeing options to maximize your time here.

    2Embark in Louisville, KY
    Welcome aboard the American Countess!

    3Madison, IN
    Touring the river town of Madison, you’ll find unique cultural treasures at each stop, including the Schroeder Saddletree Factory and Thomas Family Winery.

    4Cincinnati, OH
    Be sure you take a walk along the riverfront to the National Steamboat Monument, and exact replica of the American Queen’s red paddlewheel. Ark Encounter- A Journey of Biblical Proportion Join us today on a journey of biblical proportions as we travel to Kentucky's Ark Encounter. As we arrive, amaze at the full-scale ark replica which stretches across the horizon, offering a remarkable glimpse into the biblical past. Spend the day exploring the modern engineering marvel at your leisure and uncover the story of Noah and the animals residing onboard. You will not want to miss this larger-than-life adventure! $99

    5Maysville, KY
    Visit the bustling downtown district with theaters, art galleries, museums and more. But don’t forget to spend some time on the riverfront, because Maysville’s view of the Ohio River is breathtaking!

    6Point Pleasant, WV
    The included tour of Point Pleasant will begin in the Riverfront Park where floodwall murals depict local history. Then you’ll head off to Tu-Endie-Wei State Park, commemorating the 1774 Battle of Point Pleasant and home to the 1796 Mansion House. Fort Randolph was once a refuge for settlers against attacks from Native Americans, and was once the farthest most out-post of the colonies.

    7Marietta, OH
    Marietta is home to the Great Mound, a sacred earthwork built between 800 BCE and 700 CE by indigenous people. Then to The Castle, the best example of Gothic Revival style with its octagonal tower and stone-capped spires! Historic Harmar Village has restored train cars and historic buildings, brick streets and lamp posts. And something for the child inside all of us: the Children’s Toy and Doll Museum & Whipple’s Whimsical Toys and Marietta’s Cola Museum and Fountain Shop!

    8Leisurely River Cruising
    Watch the river roll by in the lounge or on a rocker chair on the sun deck.

    9Disembark in Pittsburgh, PA
    Ask an agent about extending your stay with a hotel package!


Cabin Categories

Cabin Single Price Double Price
Category A (Private Balcony)$5,399 pp
Category B (Outside Stateroom W/Open Veranda)$4,499 pp
Category E (Inside Stateroom)$3,499 pp
Single Outside Stateroom (Open Veranda)$4,499

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*Prices may vary due to seasonality

American Cuisine

Dining is an uniquely American experience aboard the ship. Local ingredients used to create regional delicasies will charm your tastebuds. In addition to the main dining room, there are also an alternative venue for breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as 24-hour room service for your convenience.

Pre-Cruise Hotel

The first night of the vacation always includes a hotel night. This ensures that you are in the right city to board your boat on time. You’ll be rested and ready to go! Your breakfast and transfers to the boat are also included.

Hop-On/Hop-Off Bus

You’ll spot the buses right away – they look just like the ship! Two buses travel alongside the boat from port to port. At every port, you’ll be able to board these buses for the Hop-On Hop-Off shore excursions. The bus will have a set route in the town, and you can ride until you see someplace you want to go. Then catch the bus the next time it comes thru.

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Louisville to Pittsburgh | 9-Day Voyages

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