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Viking Cruises Longships Debut on the Seine in Paris

Viking Cruises Longships Debut on the Seine in Paris

Viking Cruises celebrated today the official restart of its popular river itineraries in France, marking the latest milestone as the company resumes operations in Europe. Guests are now embarking journeys on the Seine and Rhône

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Viking to Homeport Three Cruise Ships in Malta

Viking to Homeport Three Cruise Ships in Malta

Viking announced today that it will expand its presence in the Mediterranean this summer, adding a third cruise ship to Valletta, Malta. Offered as part of Viking’s Welcome Back collection, Viking Star® will now join

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Viking to Restart River Cruises in Europe

Viking to Restart River Cruises in Europe

Viking announced today that it will restart river operations in Europe in July 2021 with select itineraries in Portugal, France and along the Rhine. Offered exclusively for vaccinated guests as part of Viking’s Welcome Back

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Viking Took Delivery of Viking Venus

Viking Took Delivery of Viking Venus

Viking today announced it took delivery of Viking Venus, the company’s newest ocean ship. The delivery ceremony took place this morning when the ship was presented at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Ancona, Italy. Viking Venus will

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Viking to Restart Sailings around Bermuda and Iceland

Viking to Restart Sailings around Bermuda and Iceland

Viking announced today that it will continue restarting limited operations with a collection of sailings around Bermuda and Iceland beginning in June 2021. As a result of strong demand among past Viking guests in the

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Viking Announces New Nile River Ship

Viking Announces New Nile River Ship

Viking today announced an expansion of its Egypt fleet with Viking Aton, a new state-of-the-art river vessel. Inspired by the design of the award-winning Viking Longships® and built specifically to navigate the Nile River, Viking

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Viking Announces 2022-2023 World Cruise

Viking Announces 2022-2023 World Cruise

In response to strong demand for its World Cruise itineraries, Viking has announced its new 2022-2023 Viking World Cruise, which will span 138 days, 28 countries and 58 ports, with overnight stays in 11 cities. Departing

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Viking to Launch New Ship for the Mekong River

Viking to Launch New Ship for the Mekong River

Viking today announced it will launch a new ship next summer for its popular Magnificent Mekong cruise tour. Currently under construction, the 80-guest Viking Saigon SM is scheduled to debut for the August 30, 2021,

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Viking to Launch New Mississippi River Cruises

Viking to Launch New Mississippi River Cruises

Viking today made the highly anticipated announcement that it will further expand its destination-focused travel experiences with the launch of new Mississippi River cruises, honoring a commitment Viking Chairman Torstein Hagen made to loyal past

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Cruise Lines Suspend Operations

Cruise Lines Suspend Operations

The coronavirus, officially dubbed “COVID-19” by the World Health Organization, has been officially classified as a global pandemic. Cruise lines announce major delays and suspensions in light of the coronavirus pandemic. Seabourn, the world’s finest ultra-luxury travel

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Viking Cruises Suspends Sailings

Viking Cruises Suspends Sailings

Viking today announced it will temporarily suspend river and ocean cruise operations until May 1, 2020 in response to the coronavirus COVID-19 situation. The announcement was made today in a video and a letter sent

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Viking to Debut New Vessels to Navigate the Seine River

Viking to Debut New Vessels to Navigate the Seine River

Viking today announced new details about its 2020 river cruise season, which will see the addition of four new ships custom built to navigate the Seine River in the heart of Paris. Inspired by the design

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Viking Announces 2020 River Cruise Season

Viking Announces 2020 River Cruise Season

Viking today announced new details about its 2020 river cruise season, which will see the addition of four new ships custom built to navigate the Seine River in the heart of Paris. Inspired by the

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Viking Announces Partnership With The Upcoming Downton Abbey Film

Viking Announces Partnership With The Upcoming Downton Abbey Film

Viking® has announced it has partnered with Focus Features, Universal Pictures and Carnival Films for the release of the new full-length film Downton Abbey, based on the Emmy® Award-winning series. Viking became a household name during its

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Viking Will Attempt to Set the GUINNESS WORLD RECORD

Viking Will Attempt to Set the GUINNESS WORLD RECORD

Viking® guests have embarked on the new Ultimate World Cruise itinerary, a 245-day journey spanning six continents, 51 countries and 111 ports. Sailing from London on Viking’s award-winning 930-guest Viking Sun® , the longest-ever continuous