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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  Asian River Adventures
Roof of the World 2017 Beijing to Shanghai
Roof of the World 2017 Beijing to Shanghai
16 Nights with the Viking Emerald
 June 2017 - November 2018
p.p.from On Request
Imperial Jewels of China
Imperial Jewels of China
13 Nights with the Viking Emerald
 June 2017 - November 2018
p.p.from On Request
Roof of the World Exploration
Roof of the World Exploration
15 Nights with the Viking Emerald
 June 2017 - November 2017
p.p.from On Request
Imperial Jewels of China Cruise
Imperial Jewels of China Cruise
13 Nights with the Viking Emerald
 June 2017 - November 2018
p.p.from On Request
Undiscovered China Exploration
Undiscovered China Exploration
18 Nights with the Viking Emerald
 June 2017 - November 2018
p.p.from On Request
  Last Minute Getaways
The Swiss Alps to Paris
The Swiss Alps to Paris
11 Nights with the Viking Herja
 June 2017 - June 2017
p.p.from On Request
Elegant Elbe Prague to Berlin
Elegant Elbe Prague to Berlin
9 Nights with the Viking Beyla
 June 2017 - July 2017
p.p.from On Request
Golden Portuguese Rivers
Golden Portuguese Rivers
9 Nights with the Viking Torgil
 June 2017 - July 2017
p.p.from On Request
Roof of the World 2017 Beijing to Shanghai
Roof of the World 2017 Beijing to Shanghai
16 Nights with the Viking Emerald
 June 2017 - July 2017
p.p.from On Request
Imperial Jewels of China
Imperial Jewels of China
13 Nights with the Viking Emerald
 June 2017 - July 2017
p.p.from On Request
  European River Cruises
Secrets of the Netherlands
Secrets of the Netherlands
9 Nights with the Viking Baldur
 March 2018 - April 2018
p.p.from On Request
Eastern Europe Budapest to Bucharest
Eastern Europe Budapest to Bucharest
10 Nights with the Viking Embla
 July 2017 - November 2018
p.p.from On Request
Grand European Tour to Budapest
Grand European Tour to Budapest
14 Nights with the Viking Mimir
 June 2017 - October 2018
p.p.from On Request
Grand European Tour to Amsterdam
Grand European Tour to Amsterdam
14 Nights with the Viking Baldur
 June 2017 - November 2018
p.p.from On Request
Romantic Cruise from Budapest to Nuremberg
Romantic Cruise from Budapest to Nuremberg
7 Nights with the Viking Atla
 June 2017 - December 2018
p.p.from On Request

Viking River Cruises

Viking Aegir
The Viking Longships-Viking Aegir provide guests with more ways to personalize their trip. Choose from a variety of stateroom classes, onboard entertainment options and ship locations from which you can enjoy sailing through the scenery, all the while enriching your time in some of Europe's most remarkable destinations.
  •  135 m
  •  190
  •  4
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Viking Embla
The Viking Embla 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-whichever suits your travel style.
  •  135 m
  •  190
  •  4
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Viking Hlin
The Viking Hlin 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-whichever suits your travel style.
  •  135 m
  •  190
  •  4
  •  0 out of 5
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Viking Kara
The Viking Kara 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-whichever suits your travel style.
  •  135 m
  •  190
  •  4
  •  0 out of 5
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Viking Lif
The Viking Lif 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-whichever suits your travel style.
  •  135 m
  •  190
  •  4
  •  0 out of 5
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Viking Var
The Viking Var 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-whichever suits your travel style.
  •  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!