On the Road: The Best of the Upper Mississippi River
Navigate the Upper Mississippi through three to four states to discover nature and history in charming towns. Exclusive excursions access places where the general public can't go.
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Program No. 14948RJ
7 days
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Getting There
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At a Glance

Navigate the Upper Mississippi River to discover rich history, picturesque scenery and the charming little towns that call the Mighty Miss their home. Unique river excursions reveal new insights into the commerce, wildlife and nature's foliage waiting around every bend. Enjoy experts, private hideaways and themed dining as they weave your overland and river excursions into an unforgettable adventure.
Activity Level
On Your Feet
Climbing stairs, toting luggage and walking or standing up to one hour at a time with stops.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Exclusive river and road excursions transport you into special places where big boats and general public can't go.
  • Visit charming little towns among the Upper Miss’ famous bluffs in three to four states depending on program date: Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois and Minnesota.
  • Spot bald eagles during a backwaters excursion in the National Wildlife and Fish Refuge.
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