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What To Expect on a Viking River Cruise

What To Expect on a Viking River Cruise


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Begin a voyage of discovery and understanding with a luxury river cruise from Viking Cruises. Set sail in absolute comfort to some of the world’s most popular destinations, while enjoying the sophisticated and serene experience of flowing along famous rivers.

At Accent on Travel, we can plan your dream river cruise vacation thanks to our partnership with Viking Cruises. That means all the details will be taken care of, with itineraries tailored to suit your style of vacation. Whether you’ve dreamed of winding through the rivers of Europe or want the majesty of navigating the Nile, let our expert travel advisors at Accent on Travel make it a reality.

Read on to find out what wonders await you on a Viking River Cruise.


Get to the heart of your destination


Find inspiration in Central Europe by cruising the gentle waters of the River Danube, where the banks of each country offer something spectacular and new, including magnificent monasteries and beautiful vineyards. Discover the ancient world of pharaohs and pyramids along Egypt’s famous river, the Nile, beside which civilizations bloomed and mysteries await your uncovering. 

Viking River Cruises allows you to get to the heart of your chosen destination – including in Europe, Asia, and even the mighty Mississippi right here in America – often traversing multiple boundaries for a once-in-a-lifetime journey.


Sail on ships specially designed for their destinations

Longship sailing on the Rhine, Viking River Cruises

Travel to the destinations you’ve always wanted to see with one of the most extensive fleets of river cruise ships. Viking Cruises have designed ships specifically to journey along some of the world’s greatest rivers. The following ships are just a few examples:

  • Viking Seine – State-of-the-art engineering for sailing through France, including the heart of Paris
  • Viking Saigon – Tailored to navigating the Mekong River, boasting panoramic views
  • Viking Osiris – One of the newest vessels designed to sail the Nile, featuring clean, upscale aesthetics
  • Viking Longships – Affording you unprecedented space and luxury, including full-sized verandas on Nordic cruises

Relax and unwind as the attentive Viking Cruises staff takes care of all your needs aboard any ship in the fleet.


Gain insight with onboard lectures and port talks

Before you make any plans, explore Viking Cruises’ online filmography, detailing more of what you can expect with each voyage and destination. Once on board, complement your sailing and any excursions with a program of talks and lectures from experts. Delve deeper into any area that fascinates you, from music and art to geopolitics and the natural beauty of the region. Establish a closer connection to the places you see from your suite and enrich your travel through a host of other performances and demonstrations themed around specific locales.


Indulge in destination-focused fine dining

dining with friends onboard a Viking Cruise - Accent on Travel


Choose from either the splendid Restaurant or the tranquil Aquavit Terrace and dine your way. Enjoy streamlined Scandinavian design in the Restaurant as you indulge in regional cuisine to bring you the flavors and atmosphere of your destination, discovering locally-sourced ingredients. Later, relax on the Aquavit Terrace on a European river cruise and unwind with friends as the picturesque views roll past while you dine al fresco.


Take an excursion in each port for an in-depth experience

Make the most of your time with an excursion at each port along your journey. Gain privileged access to some of the world’s greatest cultural treasures, accessing museums, palaces, and performances that are not open to other travelers. From truffle hunting in France with local farmers to a visit to the Viking-sponsored Chinese elementary school, there is no better way to imbue your exploration of the world than with the passion and people you’ll come into contact with along the way.


Call our team of expert travel advisors at Accent on Travel at 888-806-2337 and reserve your place on a Viking River Cruise today. From the culture and sprawling architecture of Europe to the exotic rivers of Southeast Asia, see the world in a new way with all the luxury and comfort courtesy of Accent on Travel in partnership with Viking Cruises. Our connection brings you exclusive amenities to enhance your river cruise vacation, wherever you choose to go.

Wake up somewhere wonderful today with Accent on Travel in partnership with Viking Cruises.




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