Viking River Cruises

Take an unforgettable river cruise to the best destinations in the world with Viking River Cruises. Top destinations include cruises in Europe, Asia and North America.
Viking River Cruises

Viking Cruises has been one of the fastest growing companies in the cruising industry. Discover Europe, Russia, Asia and Egypt with Viking River Cruises.

The renowned Viking Longships are making waves across Europe, and breaking records for their fast growth and contemporary design. There are only outside facing cabins and suites which offer ultimate comfort and elegance, with picturesque views. A benefit of river cruising, is the long stays in port, and the short distance between port of calls.

Whether you are a first time cruiser or an experienced cruise goer, you are able to find a balance between relaxing opportunities and stimulating enrichment activities. You are able to cruise with peace of mind, knowing that every port of call includes guided shore excursions with your cruise fare.

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Expert Viking River Cruise Tips
Our Recommendations
  Asian River Adventures
Journey with Viking River Cruises from Beijing
Journey with Viking River Cruises from Beijing
13 Nights with the Viking Emerald
 November 2018 - November 2019
p.p.from $6,095
Sail with Viking River Cruises from Shanghai to Beijing
Sail with Viking River Cruises from Shanghai to Beijing
13 Nights with the Viking Emerald
 November 2018 - November 2019
p.p.from $6,195
Travelling from Ho Chi Minh City via Sa Dec
Travelling from Ho Chi Minh City via Sa Dec
14 Nights with the Viking Mekong
 December 2018 - December 2019
p.p.from $5,995
Expedition from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City via Hanoi
Expedition from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City via Hanoi
14 Nights with the Viking Mekong
 August 2019 - December 2019
p.p.from $5,995
Trip with the Viking Emerald to Beijing from Shanghai
Trip with the Viking Emerald to Beijing from Shanghai
16 Nights with the Viking Emerald
 November 2018 - July 2019
p.p.from $8,095
  Last Minute Getaways
Expedition with Viking River Cruises from Budapest
Expedition with Viking River Cruises from Budapest
7 Nights with the Viking Vilhjalm
 October 2018 - October 2018
p.p.from $4,349
Journey with Viking River Cruises from Amsterdam to Basel
Journey with Viking River Cruises from Amsterdam to Basel
7 Nights with the Viking Idi
 October 2018 - October 2018
p.p.from $5,295
Cruise with Viking River Cruises from Basel to Amsterdam
Cruise with Viking River Cruises from Basel to Amsterdam
7 Nights with the Viking Hlin
 October 2018 - October 2018
p.p.from $5,795
Cruising from Budapest via Budapest
Cruising from Budapest via Budapest
10 Nights with the Viking Embla
 24.10.2018
p.p.from $5,395
Trip from Nuremberg to Budapest via Krems
Trip from Nuremberg to Budapest via Krems
7 Nights with the Viking Tor
 October 2018 - October 2018
p.p.from $4,295
  European River Cruises
8 day cruise on board the Viking Magni from Passau
8 day cruise on board the Viking Magni from Passau
7 Nights with the Viking Magni
 07.04.2019
p.p.from $3,695
Cruising from Budapest with the Viking Sigyn
Cruising from Budapest with the Viking Sigyn
7 Nights with the Viking Sigyn
 April 2019 - November 2019
p.p.from $3,795
Sailing to Budapest from Passau
Sailing to Budapest from Passau
7 Nights with the Viking Prestige
 March 2019 - November 2019
p.p.from $3,795
Journey with the Viking Sigyn from Passau
Journey with the Viking Sigyn from Passau
7 Nights with the Viking Sigyn
 May 2019 - November 2019
p.p.from $3,395
Expedition with Viking River Cruises from Budapest
Expedition with Viking River Cruises from Budapest
7 Nights with the Viking Vilhjalm
 October 2018 - December 2019
p.p.from $3,395
Our Expert Tips
Claire
Journey with Viking Ocean Cruises from Barcelona
This is the perfect little getaway in the Mediterranean. Jump aboard the Viking Star and be your very own Bond as your visit the glitz and glamour of Monaco's casino square. Try your hand at pasta making during a cooking class in a Tuscan farmhouse. This is the cultural experience of a lifetime!
Our advice:
The Private Collection of Antique Cars of H.S.H. Prince Rainier III is available to the public. A must see for anyone visiting the high-class Monte Carlo.

  • Barcelona - Civitavecchia (Rome)
  • Mediterranean Sea
  • 21.11.2019

from $3,695
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Jocelyn
Trip with the Viking Orion to Auckland from Sydney
This cruise is ideal for those who want to have that magical getaway without straying too far from the shore. Discover what home has to offer as the Viking Orion takes you on a dreamy sail from Oz to New Zealand. There's a shore excursion planned for every stop so you'll never run out of things to do! Your adventure is just around the corner.
Our advice:
If you want that Scandi holiday while still being in your native waters, check out the Nordic inspired spa on-board complete with snow grotto.

  • Sydney - Auckland
  • Australia,New Zealand
  • December 2019 - March 2020

from $9,695
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Harvey
Expedition from Sydney with the Viking Orion
Let Viking take you on a jam packed trip of a lifetime through Australia and South Asia. Get up close and personal with nature on Komodo Island. Trek around the rusty-red volcanic hills visit the largest lizard on earth. This is a rare and unique experience that is not to be missed!
Our advice:
Hit up one of the many museums in Jakarta for some beautiful insight into local culture and history.

  • Sydney - Bangkok
  • Asia,Australia
  • March 2019 - April 2020

from $13,790
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Viking River Cruises

Viking Aegir
The Viking Aegir allows guests to choose from a variety of stateroom classes, on board entertainment and locations which you can enjoy, all while enriching your time in some of Europe's most remarkable destinations.
  •  135 m
  •  190
  •  4
  •  0 out of 5
Viking Akun
With Viking's trademark elegance and interiors, Viking Akun is the very best ship on Russia's waterways today. Refurbished for 2014, it offers private verandas on every stateroom on the upper and middle decks.
  •  430 m
  •  210
  •  3
  •  0 out of 5
Viking Alsvin
The Viking Alsvin provides guests with many ways to personalize their trip, from a variety of stateroom classes, on board entertainment and locations, everyone can find their ideal way to take in the best of Europe' waterways.
  •  135 m
  •  190
  •  4
  •  0 out of 5
Viking Atla
The Viking Atla features more full-size staterooms and full-size verandas than any other river ship in Europe. Choose an Explorer Suite, Veranda Suite, Veranda Stateroom or French Balcony Stateroom tor suit your travel style.
  •  135 m
  •  190
  •  4
  •  0 out of 5
Viking Baldur
The Viking Baldur features full-size staterooms and full-size verandas. Choose an Explorer Suite, Veranda Suite, Veranda Stateroom or French Balcony Stateroom-whichever suits your travel style.
  •  135 m
  •  190
  •  4
  •  0 out of 5
Viking Bragi
The Viking Bragi let you choose from a variety of stateroom classes all with verandas, entertainment options and locations from which you can enjoy sailing through the scenery of Europe's most remarkable destinations.
  •  135 m
  •  190
  •  4
  •  0 out of 5
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Viking River Cruises

Initially established as Viking River Cruises in 1997, Viking Cruises has become one of the world’s fastest growing global corporations in the cruise industry. Originally founded by a Scandinavian and Dutch consortium, the Viking Cruises we know today operates an extensive fleet of vessels purpose-built for river cruises. Viking Cruises offer luxury cruises along the rivers of Europe, Russia, Egypt, Southeast Asia and China. As if that wasn’t enough, as of 2015 Viking Cruises has expanded to offer ocean cruises! Travel with Viking and sail away to some of the most intriguing destinations. Soak up the friendly atmosphere on-board and experience Europe’s most breathtaking vistas. Viking Cruises’ tours offer the unique experience of in-depth excursions to exotic regions steeped in rich history and culture.

The Fleet

Enjoy convenient access to a plethora of stunning destinations aboard an elegant Viking cruise ship! Viking Cruises boasts a high-quality professional service and serves appetising meals aboard each vessel, specially designed to navigate along the world’s most impressive rivers. Viking Cruises make cruise holidays like no other, with ships featuring a library corner, restaurant with floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows and free ship wide wireless internet service so you can remain connected.

Built with a time-honoured tradition of innovation, Viking Cruises’ revolutionary longboats are something to behold! These Viking Longships are part of Viking Cruises’ award-winning European fleet. Check out the impressive Viking Longship Eistla, and discover beautiful landscapes on a streamlined vessel of understated elegance and exciting modern features. Get the most out of your cruise experience and enjoy 270˚ views on a wraparound veranda. Exceptional accommodation can be found in Viking Cruises’ Explorer Suite. Spacious and sophisticated, it features separate sleeping and lounging quarters!