French America Line, America's first premium river cruise line, will introduce boutique U.S. river experiences this August with the launch of the 75-stateroom Louisiane. Radiating joie de vivre from her home port of New Orleans, the stylish intimate ship is fresh from a multi-million dollar refurbishment.
With only 150 guests per sailing and an attentive U.S. crew of 64, each voyage will celebrate the regional food, music and culture of what was once known as French America.
•Virtually all-inclusive pricing, including all chef-designed meals, free-flowing hand-selected beverages, spirits and wines; one-night pre-cruise deluxe hotel stay with breakfast; daily Traveler Collection shore excursions; complimentary WiFi
•75 inviting suites and staterooms, all with plush amenities and many with verandas or French balconies
•Two open seating dining venues, 24-hour in-room dining
•Three lounges, complimentary nightly entertainment
•Expert onboard Illuminators offering enriching talks and chats
•Bicycles, helmets and maps for private shore explorations
•Onboard full service Currents Spa and healthy menu choices at every meal
•Optional Curator Collection private shore experiences and pre- and post-cruise extension add-ons
The elegant ship celebrates regional food, music and history during cruise tours of five to 10 days, visiting places where larger riverboats cannot navigate along the Mississippi, Ohio, Tennessee, Cumberland and Red rivers, and the Intracoastal waterways of the Gulf Coast.
To include a voyage on the Louisiane as part of your Bon Voyage holiday call (02380) 248 248 or to order a copy of the full colour brochure click here .