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Viking®, a Travel + Leisure and Condé Nast Traveler award winner, offers destination-focused itineraries on the rivers of Europe, Russia, China, Southeast Asia and Egypt. Travel with like-minded travelers on what Viking calls The Thinking Person’s Cruise®, a culturally rich, immersive experience designed to help you explore and engage with your destination through its food, culture, countryside and customs—with enriching shore excursions, insightful lectures, Destination Performances, cooking demonstrations and regionally inspired cuisine. Plus, with Viking Inclusive Value, just about everything is covered—port charges, Wi-Fi, meals, lectures, onboard activities and shore excursions—so all you have to do is relax and enjoy a great journey. And the award-winning Viking Longships® have set the standard in river cruising with spacious Veranda Staterooms, the largest suites in Europe, al fresco dining and more. Come discover for yourself why Viking truly is The World's Leading River Cruise Line®.
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Featured Viking River Cruises
  • Viking Eir
    Brochure price $5,198 – Save up to 50%

    7 Night Rhine Getaway Northbound

    4.2 rating out of 5  (6 reviews)

    Viking Eir

    Departing from: Basel, Switzerland
    Ports of Call:
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Strasbourg, France
    • Speyer (Heidelberg), Germany
    • Cruise Middle Rhine River
    • Koblenz, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Kinderdijk, Netherlands
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • April 2019
    • May 2019
    • June 2019
    • July 2019
    • August 2019
    • September 2019
    • October 2019
    • November 2019
    • December 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,499
    $357pernight
    balcony from
    $2,599
    $371pernight
    suite from
    $3,199
    $457pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Receive a Wine.com E-Gift Card with Purchase!
    • EXCLUSIVE: $150 Shipboard Credit!
  • Viking Lofn
    Brochure price $6,798 – Save up to 50%

    7 Night Rhine Getaway Northbound

    4.8 rating out of 5  (8 reviews)

    Viking Lofn

    Departing from: Basel, Switzerland
    Ports of Call:
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Strasbourg, France
    • Speyer (Heidelberg), Germany
    • Cruise Middle Rhine River
    • Koblenz, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Kinderdijk, Netherlands
    • Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Sailing Dates:
    • April 2019
    • May 2019
    • June 2019
    • July 2019
    • August 2019
    • September 2019
    • October 2019
    interior from
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    oceanview from
    $2,699
    $386pernight
    balcony from
    $3,399
    $486pernight
    suite from
    $5,399
    $771pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Receive a Wine.com E-Gift Card with Purchase!
    • EXCLUSIVE: $150 Shipboard Credit!
  • Viking Vidar
    Brochure price $6,998 – Save up to 50%

    7 Night Rhine Getaway Southbound

    5 rating out of 5  (5 reviews)

    Viking Vidar

    Departing from: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Ports of Call:
    • Kinderdijk, Netherlands
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Koblenz, Germany
    • Speyer (Heidelberg), Germany
    • Strasbourg, France
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Basel, Switzerland
    Sailing Dates:
    • April 2019
    • May 2019
    • June 2019
    • July 2019
    • August 2019
    • September 2019
    • October 2019
    interior from
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    oceanview from
    $2,899
    $414pernight
    balcony from
    $3,499
    $500pernight
    suite from
    $5,599
    $800pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Receive a Wine.com E-Gift Card with Purchase!
    • EXCLUSIVE: $150 Shipboard Credit!
  • Viking Kara
    Brochure price $7,598 – Save up to 50%

    7 Night Rhine Getaway Southbound

    4.5 rating out of 5  (4 reviews)

    Viking Kara

    Departing from: Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Ports of Call:
    • Kinderdijk, Netherlands
    • Cologne, Germany
    • Rudesheim, Germany
    • Koblenz, Germany
    • Speyer (Heidelberg), Germany
    • Strasbourg, France
    • Breisach Am Rhine, Germany
    • Basel, Switzerland
    Sailing Dates:
    • April 2019
    • May 2019
    • June 2019
    • July 2019
    • August 2019
    • September 2019
    • October 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,899
    $414pernight
    balcony from
    $3,799
    $543pernight
    suite from
    $3,999
    $571pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Receive a Wine.com E-Gift Card with Purchase!
    • EXCLUSIVE: $150 Shipboard Credit!
Europe Viking River Cruises
Europe Viking River Cruises
Explore the rich culture of Europe with countries including The Netherlands, Austria, Germany, France, Hungary and Switzerland. Witness amazing sights like the windmills of Kinderdijik, verdant vineyards in Bordeaux, and ancient castles in the Rhine Valley. Take a look below at all our incredible European cruises; each will provide you with an unforgettable journey along the world's great waterways.
  • Viking Gullveig
    Brochure price $4,798 – Save up to 50%

    7 Night Romantic Danube Eastbound

    3.9 rating out of 5  (4 reviews)

    Viking Gullveig

    Departing from: Nuremberg, Germany
    Ports of Call:
    • Main/Danube Canal Transit
    • Regensburg, Germany
    • Passau, Germany
    • Krems, Austria
    • Vienna, Austria
    • Budapest, Hungary
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2018
    • August 2018
    • September 2018
    • October 2018
    • November 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,049
    $293pernight
    balcony from
    $2,399
    $343pernight
    suite from
    $4,999
    $714pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
  • Viking Egil
    Brochure price $4,998 – Save up to 50%

    7 Night Romantic Danube Westbound

    4.8 rating out of 5  (11 reviews)

    Viking Egil

    Departing from: Budapest, Hungary
    Ports of Call:
    • Vienna, Austria
    • Krems, Austria
    • Passau, Germany
    • Regensburg, Germany
    • Main/Danube Canal Transit
    • Nuremberg, Germany
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2018
    • September 2018
    • October 2018
    • November 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,049
    $293pernight
    balcony from
    $2,499
    $357pernight
    suite from
    $4,999
    $714pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
  • Viking Heimdal
    Brochure price $7,298 – Save up to 50%

    7 Night Lyon & Provence Northbound

    4.5 rating out of 5  (3 reviews)

    Viking Heimdal

    Departing from: Avignon, France
    Ports of Call:
    • Avignon (Arles), France
    • Viviers, France
    • Tournon, France
    • Lyon, France
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2018
    • August 2018
    • September 2018
    • October 2018
    • November 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,599
    $371pernight
    balcony from
    $3,649
    $521pernight
    suite from
    $4,999
    $714pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
  • Viking Buri
    Brochure price $7,598 – Save up to 50%

    7 Night Lyon & Provence Northbound

    3.4 rating out of 5  (5 reviews)

    Viking Buri

    Departing from: Avignon, France
    Ports of Call:
    • Avignon (Arles), France
    • Viviers, France
    • Tournon, France
    • Lyon, France
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2018
    • August 2018
    • September 2018
    • October 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,899
    $414pernight
    balcony from
    $3,799
    $543pernight
    suite from
    $5,399
    $771pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
  • Viking Hermod
    Brochure price $5,998 – Save up to 50%

    7 Night Danube Waltz Eastbound

    4.1 rating out of 5  (7 reviews)

    Viking Hermod

    Departing from: Passau, Germany
    Ports of Call:
    • Linz (Cesky Krumlov), Austria
    • Melk, Austria
    • Krems, Austria
    • Vienna, Austria
    • Bratislava, Slovakia
    • Budapest, Hungary
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2018
    • August 2018
    • September 2018
    • October 2018
    • November 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,999
    $428pernight
    balcony from
    Call
    suite from
    $4,999
    $714pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
  • Viking Hemming
    Brochure price $7,598 – Save up to 50%

    9 Night Portugal's River of Gold

    3.3 rating out of 5  (3 reviews)

    Viking Hemming

    Departing from: Hotel In Lisbon
    Ports of Call:
    • Motorcoach Transfer Lisbon To Porto
    • Vila Nova De Gaia (Porto), Portugal
    • Regua, Portugal
    • Pinhao, Portugal
    • Barca D'Alva, Portugal
    • Vega De Terron (Salamanca), Spain
    • Pinhao, Portugal
    • Regua, Portugal
    • Vila Nova De Gaia (Porto), Portugal
    Sailing Dates:
    • June 2018
    • July 2018
    • August 2018
    • November 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $3,149
    $350pernight
    balcony from
    $3,799
    $422pernight
    suite from
    $4,099
    $455pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
  • Viking Astrild
    Brochure price $7,898 – Save up to 50%

    9 Night Elegant Elbe Westbound

    2.8 rating out of 5  (2 reviews)

    Viking Astrild

    Departing from: Hotel In Prague
    Ports of Call:
    • Prague, Czech Republic
    • Motorcoach Transfer Prague To Decin
    • Decin, Czech Republic
    • Cruise Through Saxon Switzerland Region
    • Dresden, Germany
    • Meissen, Germany
    • Wittenberg, Germany
    • Motorcoach Transfer Wittenberg To Potsdam
    • Motorcoach Transfer Potsdam To Berlin
    • Hotel In Berlin
    • End Of Vacation
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2018
    • August 2018
    • September 2018
    • October 2018
    • November 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $3,549
    $394pernight
    balcony from
    $3,949
    $439pernight
    suite from
    $5,649
    $628pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
  • Viking Alsvin
    Brochure price $9,698 – Save up to 50%

    11 Night Cities of Light Eastbound

    4.3 rating out of 5  (8 reviews)

    Viking Alsvin

    Departing from: Hotel In Paris
    Ports of Call:
    • Motorcoach Transfer Paris To Luxembourg
    • Motorcoach Transfer Luxembourg To Trier
    • Trier, Germany
    • Bernkastel, Germany
    • Cochem, Germany
    • Cruise Moselle River
    • Winnigen, Germany
    • Koblenz, Germany
    • Braubach, Germany
    • Miltenberg (For Heidelberg), Germany
    • Karlstadt ( For Wurzburg), Germany
    • Wurzburg, Germany
    • Bamberg, Germany
    • Motorcoach Transfer Bamberg To Nuremberg
    • Motorcoach Transfer Nuremberg To Prague
    • Hotel In Prague
    • End Of Vacation
    Sailing Dates:
    • June 2018
    • July 2018
    • September 2018
    • October 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $3,999
    $364pernight
    balcony from
    $4,849
    $441pernight
    suite from
    $6,849
    $623pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
Russia Viking River Cruises
  • Viking Sineus
    Brochure price $9,798 – Save up to 50%

    10 Night Black Sea to Kiev

    Viking Sineus

    Departing from: Odessa, Ukraine
    Ports of Call:
    • Kherson, Ukraine
    • Zaporizhia, Ukraine
    • Dnipro (Dnepropetrovsk), Ukraine
    • Kremenchuk (Kremenchug), Ukraine
    • Kiev, Ukraine
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2018
    • August 2018
    • September 2018
    • May 2019
    • June 2019
    • July 2019
    • August 2019
    • September 2019
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $3,699
    $370pernight
    balcony from
    $4,899
    $490pernight
    suite from
    $6,799
    $680pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
  • Viking Akun
    Brochure price $13,398 – Save up to 50%

    12 Night Waterways of the Tsars

    4.1 rating out of 5  (2 reviews)

    Viking Akun

    Departing from: Moscow, Russian Federation
    Ports of Call:
    • Cruise Moscow Canal
    • Uglich, Russian Federation
    • Yaroslavl, Russian Federation
    • Kuzino, Russian Federation
    • Cruise Volga-Baltic Waterway
    • Kizhi Island, Russian Federation
    • Cruise Svir River
    • Mandrogi, Russian Federation
    • St. Petersburg, Russian Federation
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2018
    • August 2018
    • September 2018
    • October 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $5,499
    $458pernight
    balcony from
    $6,699
    $558pernight
    suite from
    $10,699
    $892pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
Asia Viking River Cruises
Asia Viking River Cruises
Asia's rivers have long been the lifeblood of civilizations, their lush banks shaping the course of dynasties and nations. Stunning tableaux of green bamboo groves, farmlands grazed by water buffalos and emerald hills rising into misty mountains unfold along the Yangtze's dramatic Three Gorges in China, the Mekong in Cambodia and Vietnam, and Myanmar's fabled Irrawaddy. Asia of old lives along these shores, in floating markets, tiny villages and centuries-old temples. Select your Asia river cruise below.
  • Viking Emerald
    Brochure price $9,648 – Save up to 50%

    13 Night Imperial Jewels of China

    4 rating out of 5  (25 reviews)

    Viking Emerald

    Departing from: Hotel In Beijing
    Ports of Call:
    • Hotel In Xi'An
    • Chongqing, China
    • Shibaozhai, China
    • Cruise Three Gorges
    • Tour Three Gorges Dam
    • Jingzhou, China
    • Wuhan, China
    • Hotel In Shanghai
    • End Of Vacation
    Sailing Dates:
    • September 2018
    • October 2018
    • November 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    $4,824
    $371pernight
    suite from
    $9,024
    $694pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
  • Viking Emerald
    Brochure price $12,048 – Save up to 50%

    18 Night Undiscovered China

    4 rating out of 5  (25 reviews)

    Viking Emerald

    Departing from: Hotel In Shanghai
    Ports of Call:
    • Shanghai, China
    • Wuhan, China
    • Jingzhou, China
    • Cruise Three Gorges
    • Tour Three Gorges Dam
    • Cruise Lesser Three Gorges
    • Shibaozhai, China
    • Chongqing, China
    • Hotel In Chongqing
    • Chongqing, China
    • Hotel In Lijiang
    • Lijiang, China
    • Hotel In Chengdu
    • Hotel In Xi'An
    • Hotel In Beijing
    • End Of Vacation
    Sailing Dates:
    • October 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    $6,024
    $335pernight
    suite from
    $6,324
    $351pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
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Viking Buri
Viking Delling
Viking Egil
Viking Einar
Viking Eir
Viking Embla
Viking Emerald
Viking Forseti
Viking Gefjon
Viking Gullveig
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Viking Helgrim
Viking Hemming
Viking Herja
Viking Hermod
Viking Hild
Viking Hlin
Viking Idi
Viking Idun
Viking Ingvar
Viking Ingvi
Viking Jarl
Viking Kadlin
Viking Kara
Viking Kvasir
Viking Legend
Viking Lif
Viking Lofn
Viking Magni
Viking Mani
Viking Mekong
Viking Mimir
Viking Modi
Viking Njord
Viking Odin
Viking Osfrid
Viking Prestige
Viking Ra
Viking Rinda
Viking Rolf
Viking Sigrun
Viking Sigyn
Viking Sineus
Viking Skadi
Viking Skirnir
Viking Tialfi
Viking Tir
Viking Tor
Viking Torgil
Viking Truvor
Viking Ullur
Viking Vali
Viking Var
Viking Ve
Viking Vidar
Viking Vilhjalm
Viking Vili
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Prices are shown in U. S. Dollars. Prices are per person, cruise only, based on double occupancy, specified stateroom category, in USD, include non-commissionable fares and are subject to availability. Governmental departure taxes and fees are additional. Certain restrictions may apply. Prices and promotional offers apply to new individual bookings and vary by departure date and city, sailing, ship, and stateroom category and are subject to availability, may change without notice, are capacity controlled, may not be combinable with other offers, and may be changed or withdrawn at any time. All reservations must be made in U.S. dollars and restrictions may apply for non-U.S. residents. Cancellation penalties, blackout dates, and other restrictions may also apply. Best Price Guarantee restrictions and instructions apply; see our Best Price Guarantee Policy. Ships Registry: Greece, Norway, Bahamas, Liberia, Panama, Marshall Islands, Great Britain, Bermuda, Wallis & Fatun, Malta, the Netherlands and Italy.
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