Rivers offer romance. Even the ancients traveled the great rivers of the globe and today’s travelers can do the same thanks to Viking River Cruises. As the world’s largest river cruise line, Viking offers guests a close-up view of Europe, China, and Russia.
Viking River Cruises offer an opportunity to see much more than the average world tourist. From the great cities to quiet villages and remote regions, Viking River Cruises see it all from luxurious comfort. Each Viking River cruise includes roundtrip airfare, the cruise, shore tours with English speaking guides, deluxe river view cabins with hotel style beds, gourmet meals and regional specialties, and at least one port visit each day. All twenty five of the Viking cruise ships meet the highest nautical standards for safety and are maintained with meticulous care. Prices for Viking River Cruises begin at under a thousand dollars and are available for seven, nine, ten, eleven, fourteen, or fifteen nights depending on destination.
See the best of Europe on historic rivers like the Elbe, Danube, Mosell, Rhine, and Main. Explore Germany on cruises that include Heart of Germany, Danube Explorer, or Romantic Danube. Travel the great Mother River from Amsterdam to Budapest on the Grand European Tour.
Holland is famous for windmills and tulips – Viking River Cruises showcase both in the Tulips and Windmills Cruise. Or, see the best of Holland on A Dutch Journey.
Gain an introduction to France with any of three French cruises: Burgundy and Provence, Paris and the Heart of Normandy or France’s Finest.
Other European cruises include Eastern European Odyssey and Russian cruises such as Waterways of the Czars and Footsteps of the Cossacks over the waters of the Volga, the Svir, and the Moscow canal.
The true splendor of the Far East can be enjoyed on Viking River Cruises in China. Choose from Imperial Jewels of China, Misty Mountains of the Yangtze, China’s Cultural Delights, Roof of the World, or a Shanghai to Beijing cruise.
Each of the line’s twenty five ships provides guests with beautiful surroundings, dining opportunities that include both gourmet and regional cuisine, on board recreational activities that include swimming pools, golf, and much more, beauty salons, exercise desks, and evening events. Medical facilities are available on the ships as well.
Veteran world travelers and first time visitors to other continents will both delight in a Viking River Cruise, the affordable travel option that allows guests to see it all.
Visit the Viking River Cruises site online at www.vikingrivercruises.com to learn complete details on the many exciting cruises available in Europe, China, and Russia, then plan a river cruise today!