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Mid-Atlantic Inland Passage Cruise

The East Coast of America is unique and diverse, and an intracoastal waterway cruise is a great way to experience the regional changes and history that formed our nation. From the horse-drawn carriages in Beaufort, to the cobblestone streets of Charleston, and the Wright Brothers’ great flying machine in Kitty Hawk– the history of America will unveil itself before your eyes on this cruise!

Ports of call:

  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Wilmington, North Carolina
  • Beaufort, North Carolina
  • Kitty Hawk, North Carolina
  • Norfolk, Virginia
  • St Michaels, Maryland
  • Baltimore, Maryland

Cruise Details

Clock8 Days & 7 Nights

Double Occupancy from $3,795 pp/do*

Single Occupancyfrom $5,835 pp

CalendarMay 8, 2021

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

Your Itinerary

    1Embark in Charleston, SC
    Welcome aboard the American Star! You'll be greeted at the ship, and we'll enjoy a Welcome Reception onboard.

    2Wilmington, NC
    Tour the antebellum homes and historic mansions in the busy port of Wilmington.

    3Beaufort, NC/Morehead City, NC
    The best way to see Beaufort is by double-decker bus! On this featured tour you'll learn about pirates, Confederate spies, and stop at 2 of the most beautiful homes in the Historic District.

    4Kitty Hawk, NC
    Kitty Hawk is the location chosen by Wright brothers to experiment with airplanes and where they achieved flight in 1903. You'll have the opportunity to visit the Wright Brothers National Memorial to learn the history of aviation.

    5Norfolk, VA
    Visit the Norfolk Naval Base and MacArthur Memorial, as well as the Old Cape Henry Lighthouse and Botanical Gardens.

    6St. Michaels, MD
    We'll be docked at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum located within the historic shipbuilding village. Take a private tour of this waterfront museum, or enjoy the Winnie Estelle Ecology Cruise, a perfect photo opportunity for bird and wildlife enthusiasts.

    7Baltimore, MD
    Whether you take the Baltimore City Excursion or wander Baltimore at your leisure, we recommend visiting the Washington Monument and Fort McHenry (where the Star Spangled Banner was written!)

    8Disembark in Baltimore, MD
    Enjoy breakfast and make your way to the airport, or extend your stay with a hotel package!

Mid Atlantic Inland Passage

Cabin Categories

Cabin Single Price Double Price
Owner's Suite (Private Balcony)$6,320 pp
AAC (Private Balcony)$4,885 pp
AAL (Private Balcony)$4,665 pp
AA$3,930 pp
A$3,795 pp
Single (Private Balcony)$5,385

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*Prices may vary due to seasonality

Onboard Experience

The American Cruise Line fleet of ships are the newest and most environmentally friendly small ships in the US. The cruise line prides itself on their hospitable staff, and that you’ll be graciously received no matter which ship you cruise on. The large staterooms with interior entrances ensure you have a relaxed, private area to watch the river from, or visit any of the many onboard lounges. Daily entertainment will be brought onboard, including musicians, historians and naturalists.

Regionally-Inspired Menus

American Cruise Lines uses fresh, local ingredients to show off the culinary glory of the region you’re cruising in. On the Mississippi River, that could mean Andouille Gumbo, a po’boy with red beans and rice, and bourbon pecan pie. In New England, you could find Littleneck clam ceviche on the menu followed by a spiced apple pudding with maple whipped cream. In the Pacific Northwest, you’ll find fresh fish on the menu, including shrimp bisque or Dungeness Crab cake, and a marionberry cheesecake that’ll make your mouth water! Your ship will provide you with a list of all the locally-sourced ingredients when you unpack.

Eagle Society

Once you’ve cruised aboard any American Cruise Line ship, you are an Eagle Society member. It’s free to be a member, but your loyalty to American Cruise Lines is greatly rewarded. You’ll receive Eagle Society luggage tags, and member-only gifts when you board each cruise. After 3 cruises, you’ll receive complimentary premium shore excursions. After 10 cruises, you’ll get a complimentary 11th cruise. There are special Eagle Society cruise dates every year. Plus all Eagle Society member benefits can be used when booking with USA River Cruises, plus you’ll still be eligible for our loyal customer benefits as well.

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Mid-Atlantic Inland Passage Cruise

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