The American Empress maintains a balance of yesterday’s historic charm and today’s modern comforts. Easy-going yet elegant, the ship offers all outside staterooms with large river view windows and modern conveniences like a refrigerator, mini-bar, individual thermostat, CD-player and television. The spacious bathroom includes a shower, hair dryer, clothesline and vanity with abundant storage space.
With the American Empress serving as a floating boutique hotel for your journey between Portland, Oregon and Clarkston, Washington, you will trace the footsteps of Lewis and Clark surrounded by all the comforts of modern luxury. See soaring mountains, dramatic landscapes, abundant wildlife, and the frontier spirit of the fascinating West on a ship designed specifically to celebrate the rich tradition of exploration in the West.