Discover an innovative and destination-focused approach to cruising with Viking, named the #1 Ocean Cruise Line in its category by Travel + Leisure readers in the 2016, 2017 and 2018 World's Best Awards. Immerse yourself in the history, music, art and cuisine of each destination on well-designed itineraries. Culturally immersive shore excursions led by knowledgeable local guides are included in every port of call and are meticulously curated to help you experience the most from your travels. On the ship, an enrichment program including world-class lectures by Viking Resident Historians®, cooking classes and Destination Performances complements your time on shore.
Sleek and well-appointed, the all-veranda Viking ocean ships offer award-winning service and regionally inspired cuisine. Each vessel features multiple dining options, from the casual Pool Grill and alfresco Aquavit Terrace® to wine-pairing menus at The Chef's Table and the best of Italian cuisine at Manfredi’s®. Wine, beer and soft drinks are included with your onboard lunch and dinner, and complimentary room service is available around the clock.
The state-of-the-art small ships enjoy direct access into ports where the mega-liners simply cannot reach, ensuring easy and efficient embarkation and disembarkation. Guests can relax and enjoy the comforts and serenity of a refined atmosphere, understated yet elegant Scandinavian design and airy public spaces.
Viking is dedicated to providing inspiring journeys to experienced travelers, so you will not find children or teenagers under the age of 18 on board.
In addition to oceangoing cruises, Viking also offers river cruises in Russia, Ukraine, China, Southeast Asia and Egypt. To see itineraries and prices for Viking river cruises, click here.