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Ocean & River Voyages

Join Viking where the river meets the sea

Viking introduces the definitive way to explore the world in comfort. We call them Ocean & River Voyages, an innovative marriage of our award-winning river and ocean cruises. Designed for those who want to get the most from our rivers and oceans itineraries, these enriching journeys highlight the historic treasures, colorful cultures and seldom-seen sights of both inland and coastal destinations, so you will enjoy the full Viking experience on one seamless itinerary. These are epic voyages that only Viking can provide.

  • More discoveries, from a river’s village-dotted banks to historic and charming coastal ports.
  • The best of both worlds: Cruise Viking’s award-winning fleet of river and ocean ships.
  • A seamless experience: Take in the cultural enrichment and onboard understated elegance for which Viking is known—by river and oceans.
  • A greater value: Fly overseas just once, yet enjoy two voyages.
Wide aerial view of a fjord in Norway

RHINE & VIKING SHORES & FJORDS

Basel – Bergen or Bergen – Basel
15 Days • 11 Guided Tours • 6 Countries

RHINE & VIKING SHORES & FJORDS (Bergen-Basel)
September 1, 2020

Discover Nordic wonders by sea, then tour highlights of the legendary Rhine River. Embark in historic Bergen, a city with deep Viking roots, and set off for Norway’s dramatic fjord landscapes, cruising to scenic Flåm, cosmopolitan Stavanger, history-rich Kristiansand and vibrant Oslo. From the seaside village of Skagen, Denmark, sail the North Sea to Amsterdam. Explore Holland’s famous windmills in Kinderdijk. Admire Cologne’s famous cathedral and tour Ehrenbreitstein Fortress. Discover the turreted fortresses, grand cathedrals, historic cities, medieval towns and spectacular scenery of the Middle Rhine—a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Experience France’s multicultural Strasbourg and Germany’s storied Black Forest before disembarking in cultured Basel.

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DayProductPortDescription
Day 1OceanBergen, NorwayBergen, with its historic Bryggen wharf, exudes the quaint character of a fishing village.
Day 2OceanFlåm, NorwayNestled in the breathtaking Aurlandsfjord, Flåm enjoys a spectacular setting.
Day 3OceanStavanger, Norway
Stavanger’s Old Town has Europe’s highest concentration of 17th- and 18th-century wooden buildings.
Day 4OceanKristiansand, NorwayKristiansand is a vibrant city with an inviting Old Town and a historic fortress.
Day 5OceanOslo, NorwayOslo brims with scenic beauty, Viking history and artistic heritage.
Day 6OceanSkagen, DenmarkThe northernmost point of Denmark, Skagen is a charming old fishing village.
Day 7OceanCruise the North SeaThe North Sea has been central to Europe’s history, from Viking voyages to oil drilling.
Day 8River/OceanAmsterdam, The NetherlandsAmsterdam, city of charming canals and elegant, gabled houses is a delight to explore. Today, you will disembark Viking Sun and transfer to your river ship to continue your Viking Voyage by river.
Day 9RiverKinderdijk, The NetherlandsThe South Holland village community of Kinderdijk includes a set of 19 windmills and other ingenious technologies built in the 18th century to control flooding.
Day 10RiverCologne, GermanyAn intriguing mix of old and new, Cologne reveals its Roman heritage in the city layout and ancient ruins that lie scattered through the town.
Day 11RiverKoblenz & Rüdesheim, GermanyOn a breathtaking stretch of the Rhine that leads from medieval Koblenz to Braubach to Rüdesheim.
Day 12RiverSpeyer, GermanySpeyer’s charming, shop-lined main street is overlooked by the impressive clock tower of its Altpörtel, the Old Town Gate.
Day 13RiverStrasbourg, FranceThanks to its location at the border of France and Germany, Strasbourg boasts a convivial mix of cultural influences.
Day 14RiverBreisach, GermanyBreisach is located in one of the warmest parts of Germany, next to Alsace, which is famous for its wine growing.
Day 15RiverBasel, SwitzerlandLocated along the Rhine River, Basel sits at the point where French, German and Swiss borders meet, marking the gateway to the Swiss Rhineland.

Stateroom Pricing - Rhine & Viking Shores & Fjords (Bergen-Basel)

September 1, 2020 - New Sailing Date

Prices are per person based on double occupancy. $1,000 per person discount included in pricing below.

StateroomBrochure FareSpecial FareAvailability
Standard + Veranda$10,990$9,990AVAILABLE
French Balcony + Deluxe Veranda$11,590$10,590AVAILABLE
Veranda + Penthouse Veranda$13,190$12,190AVAILABLE
Veranda Suite + Penthouse Suite$17,090$16,090AVAILABLE
Explorer Suite on both$23,490$22,490SOLD OUT
Explorer Suite + Owner's Suite$30,490$29,490SOLD OUT

RHINE & VIKING SHORES & FJORDS (Basel-Bergen)
September 1, 2020

Tour highlights of the legendary Rhine River, then discover Nordic wonders by sea. Experience cultured Basel before setting sail for Germany’s storied Black Forest and France’s multicultural Strasbourg. Discover the turreted fortresses, grand cathedrals, historic cities, medieval towns and spectacular scenery of the Middle Rhine—a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Admire Cologne’s famous cathedral, and tour Ehrenbreitstein Fortress. In Kinderdijk and Amsterdam, explore Holland’s famous windmills and waterworks. Then, sail the North Sea to the seaside village of Skagen, Denmark. Set off for Norway’s dramatic fjord landscapes, journeying from vibrant Oslo and history-rich Kristiansand to cosmopolitan Stavanger and spectacularly scenic Flåm. Disembark in historic Bergen, a city with deep Viking roots.

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DayProductPortDescription
Day 1RiverBasel, SwitzerlandLocated along the Rhine River, Basel sits at the point where French, German and Swiss borders meet, marking the gateway to the Swiss Rhineland.
Day 2RiverBreisach, GermanyBreisach is located in one of the warmest parts of Germany, next to Alsace, which is famous for its wine growing.
Day 3RiverStrasbourg, FranceThanks to its location at the border of France and Germany, Strasbourg boasts a convivial mix of cultural influences.
Day 4RiverSpeyer & Rüdesheim, GermanySpeyer’s charming, shop-lined main street is overlooked by the impressive clock tower of its Altpörtel, the Old Town Gate.
Day 5RiverKoblenz, GermanyOn a breathtaking stretch of the Rhine that leads from medieval Koblenz to Braubach to Rüdesheim.
Day 6RiverCologne, GermanyAn intriguing mix of old and new, Cologne reveals its Roman heritage in the city layout and ancient ruins that lie scattered through the town.
Day 7RiverKinderdijk, The NetherlandsThe South Holland village community of Kinderdijk includes a set of 19 windmills and other ingenious technologies built in the 18th century to control flooding.
Day 8River/OceanAmsterdam, The NetherlandsAmsterdam, city of charming canals and elegant, gabled houses is a delight to explore. Today, you will depart your river ship and transfer to Viking Sun to continue your Viking Voyage by ocean.
Day 9OceanCruise the North SeaThe North Sea has been central to Europe’s history, from Viking voyages to oil drilling.
Day 10OceanSkagen, DenmarkThe northernmost point of Denmark, Skagen is a charming old fishing village.
Day 11OceanOslo, NorwayOslo brims with scenic beauty, Viking history and artistic heritage.
Day 12OceanKristiansand, NorwayKristiansand is a vibrant city with an inviting Old Town and a historic fortress.
Day 13OceanStavanger, Norway
Stavanger’s Old Town has Europe’s highest concentration of 17th- and 18th-century wooden buildings.
Day 14OceanFlåm, NorwayNestled in the breathtaking Aurlandsfjord, Flåm enjoys a spectacular setting.
Day 15OceanBergen, NorwayBergen, with its historic Bryggen wharf, exudes the quaint character of a fishing village.

Stateroom Pricing - Rhine & Viking Shores & Fjords (Basel-Bergen)

September 1, 2020 - New Sailing Date

Prices are per person based on double occupancy. $1,000 per person discount included in pricing below.

StateroomBrochure FareSpecial FareAvailability
Standard + Veranda$10,790$9,790AVAILABLE
French Balcony + Deluxe Veranda$11,390$10,390AVAILABLE
Veranda + Penthouse Veranda$12,890$11,890AVAILABLE
Veranda Suite + Penthouse Suite$16,790$15,790AVAILABLE
Explorer Suite on both$23,090$22,090AVAILABLE
Explorer Suite + Owner's Suite$29,490$28,490AVAILABLE

Extend Your Cruise (Basel-Bergen)

More days means more to discover, with packages you can add before or after your Viking journey. Wherever your trip takes you, we offer exciting ways to see even more of the region. Maximize the value of your overseas flight and enjoy additional days to explore your river cruise embarkation or disembarkation city, or see a new destination altogether with a choice of exciting cities around the world.

Extend your time abroad by adding one of our Explore More pre- or post-cruise extension packages below.

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