Viking have just launched two new ocean itineraries to further establish themselves as the experts on the lands of the ancient Vikings. The new cruises are offered in the Northern hemisphere spring and summer months of 2019, and highlight bucket list favourites like Iceland and Russia. Save over $1,000 per couple when booked by 31 December 2017 with Global Journeys!
Immerse yourself in Icelandic tradition and engage with the region’s people during the new Iceland’s Majestic Landscapes 13-day exploration with overnights in Bergen and Reykjavík. In Norway, contrast the pleasant urban setting of Ålesund with the robust beauty of Geiranger’s fjord landscape.
Meet the people who thrive on the water’s edge of the Faroe archipelago, while in Iceland’s majestic, distant north, encounter polar fox, tern, eider ducks and members of the whale family. The capital Reykjavík is one of the world’s cleanest and most eco-friendly cities. Soak in the mineral-rich waters of Iceland’s fabled Blue Lagoon, said to be the nation’s health and beauty secret. Witness otherworldly, spellbinding landscapes as you tour the fabled “Island of Fire and Ice”.
On the new 11-day Russia & the Baltic Sea cruise bookended by Stockholm and Copenhagen, you will have the opportunity to experience the Baltic differently. During an unprecedented three day overnight stay in St. Petersburg, you have ample time to savour the art of The Hermitage Museum, marvel at glittering palaces, grand boulevards and a lacework of canals.
Visit the charming medieval trading ports of Tallinn and Visby, see the beautiful island of Bornholm, and Discover Stockholm’s famed archipelago. Embrace the relaxed atmosphere of Copenhagen and experience first-hand why the Danes are considered among the world’s happiest people.