2024 : America's Heartland : St. Paul to St. Louis
Witness a scenic cultural tapestry
On this enlightening journey on the Upper Mississippi, you will hear stories of pioneers and the Lewis and Clark Expedition; walk in the footsteps of Mark Twain; and learn about the Norwegian migration. Enjoy the view as your ship navigates through the river's intricate lock system. And experience the region's many cultural treasures-from ragtime, polka and Norwegian folk music to Wisconsin cheese, craft beer and hearty stews.
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Day by Day
Day 1 - St. Paul, Minnesota (USA)
Used as a base by westward settlers heading to the Dakotas, St. Paul was called the "Last City of the East."
Day 2 - Red Wing, Minnesota (USA)
Red Wing was built with the farming skills and craftsmanship of New Englanders and German, Irish and Scandinavian immigrants.
Day 3 - La Crosse, Wisconsin (USA)
La Crosse enjoys a deep connection to its stunning Norwegian Valley, where Norwegian immigrants carved out a unique culture.
Day 4 - Dubuque, Iowa (USA)
Renowned for its 19th-century ingenuity and modern-day cultural evolution, Dubuque is often called the "Masterpiece on the Mississippi."
Day 5 - Quad Cities, Iowa (USA)
Straddling the confluence of the Mississippi and Rock Rivers, the Quad Cities area rests amid "America's Breadbasket."
Day 6 - Burlington, Iowa (USA)
Home to numerous historic buildings, Burlington grew into a major economy with the arrival of steamboats and the railroad.
Day 7 - Hannibal, Missouri (USA)
Charming Hannibal is the childhood home of Mark Twain and the inspiration for his stories of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn.
Day 8 - St. Louis, Missouri (USA)
A crossroads for 19th-century explorers, St. Louis is home to the iconic Gateway Arch, a monument to westward expansion.
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- Cruise Line
- Viking River Cruises
- Offer valid through 12/31/2023
- 8 Days
- Cruise Ship
- Viking Mississippi
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|Day 1||St. Paul|
|Day 2||Red Wing|
|Day 3||La Crosse|
|Day 5||Quad Cities|
|Day 8||St. Louis|