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Our four-country journey on the Rhine River will visit wine towns, ancient ruins and vibrant cities. Join us for the perfect romantic getaway – as long as we can remember to appreciate slower moments as well as rapid ones. Read More
One of the biggest challenges to planning your Rhine River cruise can be organizing your days. From big city sightseeing to kicking back and enjoying a biergarten, we help you find time for everything. Read More
If you've ever wondered whether there's enough to do on a river ship, the variety of options may just surprise you. Here's what you can expect. Read More
On our Danube cruise, we learned about everything from the rituals of a 900-year-old Benedictine abbey to making apple strudel. Our week on the Viking Ullur also taught us valuable lessons about how to ensure smooth sailing on a river cruise with a "best friend forever" in tow. Read More
How will you spend your days in the Danube River's magical cities of Budapest, Linz, Bratislava and Vienna? What's there to see in enchanting towns like Regensburg and Nuremberg? We'll help you sort it out. Read More
New to river cruising? Fear not, we have it covered! Our experts reveal their pro tips and know-how on how to ensure your first river cruise is a wonderful experience – whether that's what to pack, how to choose a cabin, or when and where to go. Read More
Viking was founded in 1997 and provides destination-focused journeys on rivers, oceans and lakes around the world. Designed for experienced travelers with interests in science, history, culture and cuisine, Chairman Torstein Hagen often says Viking offers experiences for The Thinking Person™. Each journey includes a shore excursion in every port and an onboard and onshore enrichment program that provides deep immersion in the destination through performances of music and art, cooking demonstrations, informative port talks and carefully selected guest lecturers. Viking has more than 250 awards to its name, including being named “Best River Cruises” in Cruise Critic’s 2023 Cruisers’ Choice Awards.