Viking, the world-renowned cruise line, is offering three exciting cruising options for adventurous travellers seeking to explore diverse destinations around the world. Whether you are interested in following in the footsteps of Marco Polo, experiencing the contrasting beauty of the northern shores and Mediterranean climes, or exploring the Mekong River, Viking’s state-of-the-art ocean vessels and intimate riverboats promise to deliver unique and unforgettable experiences.
Viking’s 36-day Voyage of Marco Polo is a tribute to the great explorer, taking travellers from Athens to Bangkok or vice versa. Following the Spice Routes that inspired Marco Polo himself, guests can expect to cross the Suez Canal and visit some of the Mediterranean and Asia’s most beloved ports. With overnights in Athens, Haifa, Mumbai, Colombo, and Bangkok, guests can connect with the history and culture of these fascinating places. Viking’s award-winning ocean vessels offer a sophisticated yet intimate experience with all veranda staterooms and the capacity for only 930 guests, delivering a personalized experience.
Alternatively, Viking’s 15-day Iceland, British Isles & Iberia voyage takes travellers from Barcelona to Reykjavik or vice versa. With stops in diverse cities such as Dublin, Lisbon, and Granada, guests can immerse themselves in unique cultures while enjoying the stunning scenery and climate changes, including the black volcanic terrain of Iceland and the temperate rolling green hills of Ireland. Viking’s ocean vessels are designed to take guests as close as possible to each destination, with all veranda staterooms and a capacity for just 930 guests. The all-inclusive experience includes everything guests need, such as guided excursions, all onboard meals, wine and beer with lunch and dinner, unlimited Wi-Fi, access to the Nordic spa, self-service laundry, and all tipping.
For those interested in river cruising, Viking’s 15-day Magnificent Mekong voyage from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City or vice versa promises to deliver unique and unforgettable experiences. From shopping in Old Hanoi’s markets to exploring the Khmer temple complex of Angkor Wat, guests can behold the beauty and grace of a land that remains relatively unknown. With hotel stays in Hanoi, Siem Reap, and Ho Chi Minh City bracketing the eight-day Mekong cruise, guests can immerse themselves in local river life, silk towns, fishing villages, and monasteries. The brand-new Viking Saigon, purpose-built to navigate the Mekong River, accommodates only 80 guests and adheres to Viking’s elegant Scandinavian design principles.
In summary, Viking offers three exciting cruising options for travellers seeking to explore diverse destinations around the world. Whether you prefer ocean or river cruising, Viking promises a personalized and all-inclusive experience, with intimate yet sophisticated vessels designed to take guests as close as possible to each destination. For those seeking unique and unforgettable experiences, Viking’s cruises promise to deliver.
For additional information, contact your professional local travel agent.
WRITTEN BY: ANNE KEAM