Experience German holiday tradition

Immerse yourself in the joyful spirit of Germany’s Christmas markets during this 8-day cruise. Delight your senses with the season’s delicate ornaments, handmade toys, sweet cookies and spicy glühwein. This is Christmas at its most traditional, the perfect complement to exploring historic and architectural treasures from the soaring Cologne cathedral to Würzburg’s baroque Bishops’ Residenz. And with festive onboard events, you’ll rejoice in the perfect holiday.

  • 8-day cruise visiting 1 country & 6 ports
  • Visit 4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites
  • 5 included shore excursions with local guide & headset
  • Culture Curriculum®: enjoy a classical holiday music performance; attend lectures on the European Union, holiday traditions in Europe & the Main–Danube Canal; holiday baking demonstration
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Beer, wine and soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner
  • All onboard meals featuring regional specialties & always available American classics
  • Welcome Cocktail Reception & Farewell Dinner
  • Multiple dining venues with open seating
  • Most al fresco dining on Europe’s rivers
  • 24/7 specialty coffees, teas & bottled water
  • Organic herb garden
  • River-view stateroom
  • Room steward & twice-daily housekeeping service
  • Evening turndown service
  • Hotel-style bed with optional twin-bed configuration; luxury linens & pillows
  • 40" flat-screen LCD TV, with interactive programming
  • Complimentary Movies On Demand
  • Security safe
  • Hair dryer
  • 110/220 volt outlets & USB port
  • Direct-dial satellite phone
  • Refrigerator
  • Bathrobes & slippers (upon request)
  • Heated bathroom floor & anti-fog mirrors
  • Glass-enclosed shower
  • Premium Freyja™ toiletries
  • Open-air walking track
  • 24/7 Guest Services for special requests
  • Port taxes & fees
  • Airport transfers on date of embarkation/disembarkation with Viking Air program

More days means more to discover, with extension packages you can add before or after your Viking cruise or cruisetour. Maximize the value of your overseas flight and enjoy additional days to explore your embarkation or disembarkation city, or see a new destination altogether with a choice of exciting cities.