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Independence Review

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108 reviews

Great trip with lots of selections for on shore tours.

Review for Independence to North America River
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6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Oct 2018

This was my second cruise on the Independence and I have booked two more cruises for 2019 and 2020. We were able to take a New York City tour before sailing giving me a chance to visit the 911 Memorial, which was very important to me. Touring West Point was such a wonderful experience and the FDR Home and Library were a highlight of the trip as well. I could have spent a whole day there.

I enjoy the atmosphere of the small ship and getting to know so many people. The age range of the passengers is more to my liking, closer to my age. And the fact that American Cruise Lines has staterooms designed for singles makes traveling a little less expensive for a single person.

The food was wonderful and the variety at each meal was a real treat. The open seating at all meals made it so easy to get to know people. The service staff and management were exceptional. Looking forward to traveling with American Cruise Lines again.

Cabin Review


The room was perfect for a single traveler. Always clean and tidy. The balcony was great for viewing while cruising the Hudson River.

Port Reviews

Albany (Australia)

Tour of state capital was very good.

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