Viking River Cruises is known in the industry for providing travelers with destination-oriented itineraries that give the experienced river cruiser the history, geography and culture of the area. If you enjoy shore excursions in each port of call, music performances, art, cooking demonstrations and informative talks by guest lecturers.
Immerse yourself in the Old World as you sail Europe’s most iconic rivers. Witness Budapest and explore charming villages on a Danube River cruise. Explore canal-laced Amsterdam and glide to German castles on a Rhine River cruise. Traverse the vineyard-lined Moselle and Main Rivers to quaint Western European towns. In France, savor specialty cuisine and fine wines along Normandy’s Seine and Provence’s Rhone River. Or enjoy the beauty of the Elbe, one of Central Europe’s most unspoiled rivers
Absorb the atmosphere of Budapest’s Café Gerbeaud and learn the Viennese waltz. Sample the food and wine of Austria’s Wachau Valley. Admire Rhine Valley vistas from a 900-year-old castle. Viking's most iconic itinerary traces the Danube, Main, and Rhine Rivers between the stunning landscapes of Hungary and the windmill-dotted waterways of Holland, with engaging encounters at every bend.
More days means more to discover. With extension packages, you can add a extra vacation before or after your Viking cruise or cruise tour. Maximize the value of your overseas flight and enjoy additional days to explore your embarkation or disembarkation city, or see a new destination all together with a choice of exciting cities.
The quiet season may be the best time to visit the Mediterranean with fewer travelers, easier access to landmarks, and easygoing interactions with locals. Plus, low-season airfares (along with Viking Inclusive Value) make fall and winter ideal for maximizing your travel dollar. Visit in the quiet season and see the Mediterranean in a different light.