Viking-America’s Heartland

Explore the history and wild beauty which inspired Mark Twain to write his great novels. You’ll see the best of the heartland with many opportunities to see rural small town American life, and the ingenuity that followed as immigrants arrived from all over the world to build and expand the growing country. Visit the John Deere Pavilion, Old Fort Madison, the National Eagle Center, and the Red Wing Pottery. Opt for an outdoor adventure with kayaking and fishing,  or choose the Figge Art Museum, a farm-to-table lunch, and a botanical garden. There are so many ways to explore America’s heartland!

Ports of call:

  • St. Louis, Missouri
  • Hannibal, Missouri
  • Burlington, Iowa
  • Quad Cities, Iowa
  • Dubuque, Iowa
  • LaCrosse, Wisconsin
  • Red Wing, Minnesota
  • St. Paul, Minnesota


Cruise Details

Clock8 Days & 7 Nights

Double Occupancy from $6,999 pp/do*

CalendarAugust 15, 2024 | August 22, 2024 | August 29, 2024 | September 5, 2024 | June 26, 2025 | July 31, 2025
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August 7, 2025 | August 14, 2025 | August 21, 2025 | August 28, 2025 | October 2, 2025

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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 St Louis
    Welcome aboard the Viking Mississippi!

    2Hannibal, MO
    This is the town where Mark Twain was born and raised! You'll spend the day seeing the sites that inspired his famous novels, like the white picket fence at the house he grew up in.

    3Burlington, IA
    Burlington is a charming city, and the Historic Burlington tour will help you get to know and experience small-town American life. Other activities include an art project with a local artist, visiting Old Fort Madison, the Historic Nauvoo tour, a farm to table lunch a local farm, or a visit to a sustainable dairy farm.

    4Quad Cities, IA
    You won't want to miss the John Deere Pavilion and tour of the historic Deere family homes, as it gives you insight into farming and agriculture history with these iconic green and yellow farming inventions. Other tours include the Botanical Center, and Iowa farm visit, the Rock Island Arsenal, or the Figge Art Museum.

    5Dubuque, IA
    Enjoy the Historic Dubuque tour with a stop at the National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium. If that's not up your alley, try Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin.

    6La Crosse, WI
    Your included excursion today is the River Town Discovery tour, for a look at historic sites. Premium excursions include the Vesterheim Museum, the La Crosse Queen Steamboat ride, a guided bike ride. a fishing adventure, or kayaking local waterways.

    7Red Wing, MN
    Tour Red Wing and learn more about our country's national symbol at the National Eagle Center! Other options include the Pottery Museum with beautiful stoneware, or spend the afternoon at Lake Pepin with a winery tour.

    8Disembark in St. Paul, MN
    Disembark and return home on your flight, or extend your stay with a hotel package!


Cabin Categories

Cabin Single Price Double Price
Explorer Suite (ES1)$13,999 pp
Explorer Suite (ES2)$12,299 pp
Terrace Suite (TS1)$10,499 pp
Penthouse Junior Suite (PS1)$10,299 pp
Penthouse Junior Suite (PS2)$9,999 pp
Penthouse Veranda (PV1)$9,199 pp
Penthouse Veranda (PV2)$8,999 pp
Deluxe Veranda (DV1)$7,449 pp
Deluxe Veranda (DV2)$7,399 pp
Deluxe Veranda (DV3)$7,349 pp
Deluxe Veranda (DV4)$7,299 pp
French Balcony (FB) $6,999 pp
Veranda (V1)$6,999 pp

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Viking-America’s Heartland

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