Viking River Cruises
Destination Focused | Culturally Enriching | Carefully Curated
Embark on a culturally rich, immersive cruise experience on one of Europe’s great rivers. Along with like-minded travelers, you’ll explore exciting destinations both on board and ashore, with enriching excursions, insightful lectures, local performances, cooking demonstrations, and regionally inspired cuisine. Plus, with Viking Inclusive Value, nearly everything is included such as wine and beer with lunch and dinner service, port charges, Wi-Fi and daily shore excursions.
Every aspect of Viking River Cruises is about discovery and designed with personal attention to every detail. Voted “Best River Cruise Ships” by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler, the Viking Longships vessels mean more stateroom options and departures dates for you.
Viking Inclusive Cruising
Included in your Cruise Fare:
• Exceptional Accommodations
• Choice of Staterooms with verandas, French balconies and two-room suites
• One Shore Excursion in every port of call
• Cultural Enrichment such cooking demonstrations, history lectures and destination performances
• All Onboard Meals created by Swiss chefs featuring fresh, locally sourced ingredients
• Your Choice of Multiple Dining Venues
• Wine, Beer & Sodas with onboard lunch and dinner
• Specialty Coffees & Teas available 24 hours
• Complimentary Wi-Fi
• All port charges and government taxes
Viking’s Onboard Experience
Tour the elegant, stylish ships of river cruising’s largest and most innovative fleet. From spacious staterooms and suites to outdoor dining spaces, discover why our guests call these inviting, comfortable river cruise ships their home away from home.
Visit all the highlights of the legendary Rhine in just 8 days. In Germany, see the many charming castles commanding the riverbanks as you sail by, and tour both Marksburg Castle and the ruins of Heidelberg Castle. Admire Cologne, the jewel of the Rhine, with its awe-inspiring Dom, and experience the lush landscape of the Black Forest region. Also, explore Hollands famous windmills and waterworks, encounter multicultural Strasbourg in France, and take part in the inviting nightlife in Rüdesheims Drosselgasse.
During this 8-day journey, encounter the grand cities and quaint villages along the celebrated Danube River. Explore both sides of Hungary’s capital—traditional “Buda” and more cosmopolitan “Pest”—and from Fishermen’s Bastion, see how the river divides this fascinating city. Experience Vienna’s imperial architecture and gracious culture, and tour riverside towns in Austria’s Wachau Valley. And in Germany, explore a baroque cathedral and stroll cobbled streets lined with half-timbered houses.
Grand European Tour Itinerary
Imagine 15 magical days along the Rhine, Main and Danube Rivers. From Holland’s windmill-studded tulip fields to Germany’s fairy-tale castles, from the engineering marvel of the Main-Danube Canal to the picturesque vineyards of Austria’s Wachau Valley, this epic voyage presents the highlights of Holland, Germany, Austria, Slovakia, and Hungary. Discover why this is Viking’s most popular itinerary.
Viking Ocean Cruises
Celebrate a new era of ocean cruising with a refined, small ship experience that brings you closer to the world’s cultures. You will sail to intriguing and often little-known ports, enjoying ample time ashore, many overnight stays and an included excursion in each port of call. Plus, Viking Inclusive Value features and services worth $200 per guest, per day which includes everything from meals and beverages to shore excursions and WiFi.
During 2017 and 2018, Viking is adding three additional ships, Viking Sky®, Viking Sun®, and Viking Spirit®, to meet the overwhelming demand for this new approach to cruising.
Viking – Reinventing Ocean Cruising
Viking was named the #1 Ocean Cruise Line by Travel + Leisure readers in the World’s Best Awards 2016.
Contact our Covington cruise experts about special offers and availability for both Viking Oceans and Viking River Cruises.