Hernando de Soto Bridge, Memphis

American Countess River Cruise | Memphis to Chattanooga - 8 Days

The Civil War divided a nation and forever changed the landscape of the South. This cruise explores the history and legacy of the era, with visits to the towns and battlefields where this great conflict took place.

Cruise Information: Memphis to Chattanooga

Memphis, TN

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Cruise Itinerary: American Countess Memphis to Chattanooga

Cruise Schedule Destination
Day 1 Memphis, TN
Day 2 River Cruising
Day 3 New Madrid, MO
Day 4 Paducah, KY
Day 5 Savannah, TN
Day 6 Decatur, AL
Day 7 River Cruising
Day 8 Chattanooga, TN

Memphis to Chattanooga River Cruise Highlights

  • Scenic Paddleboat Cruising
  • Civil War Battlegrounds
  • In-Depth Historical Tours
  • Expert Onboard Lectures
  • Charming River Towns

Cruise Themes

Civil War Battlefield Cannon, Vicksburg

Civil War

Learn of the skirmishes that pitted brother against brother in a nation divided in this immersive Civil War experience. Delve into the strategies, both military and political, that shaped the events of the American Civil War. Watch and listen as tribute artists bring key figures to life and set the stage with period music while noted Civil War historians offer enlightening lectures. Visit the bloody battlefields and hallowed cemeteries of the fallen soldiers, and the ramparts that remind us of a war that changed a nation.

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