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Embark on a New Christmas Markets Experiential Voyage with American Queen Voyages

by Katie Skrzek

Aug 4, 2023

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American Queen Voyages invites family travelers to get in the holiday spirit early with its brand-new festive offering: Christmas Markets Experiential Voyages. In partnership with the City of Natchez, Mississippi, the cruise line offers a traditional European Christmas market experience, without having to get out your passport.


“We are delighted to be partnering with the City of Natchez for our new Christmas Markets cruises,” said Cindy D’Aoust, president, American Queen Voyages. “Natchez is the quintessential Christmas town, making it the perfect place for our guests to enjoy this festive fusion of European yuletide nostalgia and authentic Southern charm.”


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Travelers aboard American Countess and American Queen enjoy extended port calls to explore the festive markets. Delight in seasonal treats including eggnog and gingerbread while shopping for hand-crafted gifts made by local artisans.


In addition to the new Christmas markets-themed voyages, the cruise line offers a host of holiday experiences with its Holidays on the River themed cruises. Spend Thanksgiving with American Queen Voyages and indulge in a traditional Thanksgiving feast. Ships are decked out for Christmas with festive decorations and performances by Christmas carolers. Ring in the New Year on a New Year’s Eve sailing.


Christmas Markets Experiential Voyages are currently available for booking on select 2023 and 2024 sailings.


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