Luxurious, Authentic Passageways To The World's Most Exclusive River Ports

From the Danube to the Yangtze, Viking River Cruises provides guests with access to an array of destinations that can't be reached by traditional cruise ships. All told, 19 deluxe Viking vessels – Scandinavian in design, boasting outside views in every single stateroom, and home to all the amenities you'd expect from the finest hotels – set sail throughout Europe, Russia, and China.

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  • AN EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Get Up To $1,000 To Spend Onboard!
    AN EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Get Up To $1,000 To Spend Onboard!
    For a limited time only, book select Viking Ocean or Viking River cruises and we'll give you UP TO $1,000 TO SPEND ABOARD YOUR SAILING – for free! Use it to pay for drinks, specialty dining, spa treatments, optional shore excursions, and more. Your shipboard credit is based on the number of nights that you sail – so the longer you cruise, the more you’ll receive. Give us a call for complete details!

    NUMBER OF NIGHTS THAT YOU SAIL
    ONBOARD SPENDING
    (PER PERSON)
    MAXIMUM SPENDING
    (PER STATEROOM)
    1 – 7 NIGHTS
    $150
    $300
    8 – 14 NIGHTS
    $300
    $600
    15 NIGHTS & UP
    $500
    $1,000


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    Additional Terms & Conditions
    Offer is only valid for new and individual Viking Ocean or Viking River bookings made by 12/31/2018. Excludes any booking(s) made within 45 (forty-five) days of date of departure; sailing(s) must depart on or before 3/31/2020. Offer is per stateroom, based on double occupancy and the total number of nights sailed, and is not reflected in any advertised prices; shipboard credit cannot exceed $1,000. Shipboard credit has no monetary value and is non-refundable, non-transferable, may not be applied towards service charges, and cannot be redeemed for cash; any unused portions will become void once your sailing is complete. Offer is subject to availability, capacity controlled/limited by Viking Ocean Cruises and Viking River Cruises, and may be altered or withdrawn at any time without notice.
  • Our Viking Exclusive: Up to $150 to Spend on Board
    Our Viking Exclusive: Up to $150 to Spend on Board
    Set sail on the vacation of your dreams and save! Right now, when you book on select 2018 Rhine Getaway sailings, you’ll enjoy up to $150 per stateroom to spend on board nearly any way you choose.

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    Additional Terms & Conditions
    Onboard spending is valid only for new individual bookings made between 5/15/18 and 6/15/18 on select Viking River Cruise sailings departing between August 2018 and October 2018. Restrictions may apply. Onboard spending amount is per stateroom. Onboard spending is non-refundable, non-transferable and may not be redeemed for cash; unused portions will become void after cruise is complete. Not combinable with all fares; may not be combined with any other offer. Deposit is required. Offer is subject to availability, capacity-controlled, limited by the cruise line, and may be changed or withdrawn at any time without notice.
  • 2019 Early Booking Discount: 2-for-1 Cruises & up to Free Air
    2019 Early Booking Discount: 2-for-1 Cruises & up to Free Air
    Set sail on the vacation of your dreams and save! When you book select 2019 sailings, you'll enjoy 2-for-1 cruise fares and – even better – up to free all-inclusive airfare on all Europe departures. Hurry, this special offer ends soon!

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    Additional Terms & Conditions
    Offer valid on bookings made from May 1-May 31, 2018. 2-for-1 cruise plus FREE air valid on available 2018-2019 departures of Grand European Tour and Waterways of the Tsars. Air savings varies on other itineraries. Air offers valid on all North American gateways except Alaska, Hawaii, San Juan and Mexico City. Air does not have to be purchased to get cruise/tour offer. All prices are in US dollars and for US residents only. Additional restrictions may apply. 2018 & 2019: Book by May 31, 2018; pay in full by June 30, 2018 or within 90 days of departure, if earlier. 2020: Book by May 31, 2018; pay in full by Dec 31, 2018. Offer expires May 31, 2018. Additional restrictions may apply.
  • Call: Reduced Airfare
    Call: Reduced Airfare
    Don't miss the chance to sail & save big on airfare, too! Simply book a qualifying stateroom on select Viking River Cruise sailings, and you can add roundtrip airfare for less!

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    Additional Terms & Conditions
    Offer is valid only for new individual bookings made by 12/31/18 by midnight Eastern Standard Time for select staterooms on select Viking River Cruise sailings; not all dates qualify. Offer is subject to availability, capacity-controlled, limited by the cruise line, and may be changed or withdrawn at any time without notice.
  • Viking Experience: Complimentary Shore Excursions
    Viking Experience: Complimentary Shore Excursions
    Enjoy enriching experiences in every destination – and for no additional cost. We're pleased to offer a guided tour in every port of call that's included in your cruise fare.
  • Viking Experience: Complimentary Beverages
    Viking Experience: Complimentary Beverages
    Enjoy delightful gourmet meals onboard and enhance them with complimentary beverages. We're pleased to provide wine, beer, and soft drinks for no additional cost with lunch and dinner onboard.
Viking's cruising heritage and rigorously high standards, which stretch back nearly two centuries, consistently capture the industry's highest honors. Travel + Leisure readers have once again voted Viking one of the "Top Small-Ship Cruise Lines" in the publication's annual "World's Best" poll, and Travel Weekly readers have recognized Viking as the number one river cruise line overall on multiple occasions.

For more information regarding our featured Viking sailings and special Viking offers, please click on any of the links below or contact a Personal Cruise Concierge at 800-711-4230 between the hours of 9am-9pm M-F, 9am-6pm Sat-Sun (EST).
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Europe Viking River Cruises

Europe Viking River Cruises

  • Viking Rolf
    Brochure price $4,798 – Save up to 50%

    7 Night Paris & the Heart of Normandy

    4.6 rating out of 5  (10 reviews)

    Viking Rolf

    Departing from: Le Pecq (Paris), France
    Ports of Call:
    • Vernon, France
    • Rouen, France
    • Rouen (Normandy Beaches), France
    • Les Andelys, France
    Sailing Dates:
    • July 2018
    • August 2018
    • October 2018
    • November 2018
    • December 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $1,999
    $286pernight
    balcony from
    $2,399
    $343pernight
    suite from
    $4,999
    $714pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Up To $300 To Spend Onboard
  • 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:
    • 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:
    • Up To $300 To Spend Onboard
  • 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:
    • 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:
    • Up To $300 To Spend Onboard
  • 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:
    • 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:
    • Up To $300 To Spend Onboard
  • 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:
    • Up To $300 To Spend Onboard
  • Viking Kara
    Brochure price $6,898 – Save up to 50%

    7 Night Rhine Getaway Northbound

    4.5 rating out of 5  (4 reviews)

    Viking Kara

    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:
    • August 2018
    • September 2018
    • October 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,749
    $393pernight
    balcony from
    $3,449
    $493pernight
    suite from
    $5,249
    $750pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • EXCLUSIVE: $150 Shipboard Credit!
    • Up To $300 To Spend Onboard
  • Viking Tor
    Brochure price $4,998 – Save up to 50%

    7 Night Danube Waltz Westbound

    3.5 rating out of 5  (6 reviews)

    Viking Tor

    Departing from: Budapest, Hungary
    Ports of Call:
    • Bratislava, Slovakia
    • Vienna, Austria
    • Krems, Austria
    • Melk, Austria
    • Linz (Cesky Krumlov), Austria
    • Passau, Germany
    Sailing Dates:
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    Call
    balcony from
    $2,499
    $357pernight
    suite from
    $4,999
    $714pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Up To $300 To Spend Onboard
  • 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:
    • Up To $300 To Spend Onboard
  • Viking Eir
    Brochure price $5,698 – Save up to 50%

    7 Night Rhine Getaway Southbound

    4.2 rating out of 5  (6 reviews)

    Viking Eir

    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:
    • August 2018
    • September 2018
    • October 2018
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    $2,849
    $407pernight
    balcony from
    Call
    suite from
    $5,499
    $786pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • EXCLUSIVE: $150 Shipboard Credit!
    • Up To $300 To Spend Onboard
  • 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, Netherlands
    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:
    • Up To $600 To Spend Onboard
  • Viking Alsvin
    Brochure price $9,698 – Save up to 50%

    11 Night Cities of Light Eastbound

    4.2 rating out of 5  (7 reviews)

    Viking Alsvin

    Departing from: Hotel In Paris, Netherlands
    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:
    • 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:
    • Up To $600 To Spend Onboard
  • 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, Netherlands
    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:
    • Up To $600 To Spend Onboard
Russia Viking River Cruises

Russia Viking River Cruises

  • 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:
    • Up To $600 To Spend Onboard
Asia Viking River Cruises

Asia Viking River Cruises

  • Viking Emerald
    Brochure price $8,648 – Save up to 50%

    13 Night Imperial Jewels of China

    4 rating out of 5  (25 reviews)

    Viking Emerald

    Departing from: Hotel In Beijing, Russian Federation
    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
    $4,324
    $333pernight
    suite from
    $9,024
    $694pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Up To $600 To Spend Onboard
  • 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, Russian Federation
    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:
    interior from
    N/A
    oceanview from
    N/A
    balcony from
    $6,024
    $335pernight
    suite from
    $6,324
    $351pernight
    Bonus Offers Available:
    • Up To $1,000 To Spend Onboard

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Terms & Conditions
Price is in U.S. dollars per person based on two people staying in the same stateroom. Price does not include airport and/or government taxes and fees, nor does pricing include fuel supplements. Prices do not include government taxes and fees, airfare, or a non-refundable $24.99 processing fee per booking. All offers are for selected dates only, are subject to availability, are limited and apply to new bookings only. Your exact price depends on the time of the actual booking. Additional restrictions may apply. All prices and dates may not be available at the time of booking. Passengers receiving special rates based on residency or age will be required to show a government-issued form of identification (passport, or birth certificate and driver's license) at the pier to validate state of residency or age prior to boarding the cruise ship.

Special requirements
If you or a guest is pregnant or traveling with an infant child, or if there is a need to communicate a request for special meals, medical conditions or physical challenges, we ask that you please call 800-711-4230. Cruise Specialists are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We will do everything we can to meet your needs and answer all of your questions.

Minimum age requirements may apply.
Free upgrade!

Book an eligible stateroom on any qualifying sailing and receive a free upgrade! In some cases, you'll be upgraded to a more desirable location aboard your ship. In other instances, you'll be upgraded to a stateroom with extra space and/or a better view. It's also possible that you might receive all of these benefits. Select your sailing date to see which upgrades are available.

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