What is the best month to cruise the Danube?

The Danube River is a charming destination to visit at almost any time of the year, though most travel experts agree the that best times to take a Danube cruise are Spring (April and May) and Fall (September and October).

Is Viking running river cruises now?

After a 16-month hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Viking gradually resumed river operations throughout the month of July. Guests can now embark on three river cruise itineraries along the Seine and Rhone: Paris and the Heart of Normandy, Lyon and Provence, and France’s Finest.

Is Viking River Cruises going out of business?

Viking Cruises has announced that its river and ocean operations will remain on hold through May 31, 2021, which means cruises won’t resume until June at the very earliest. It’s now been almost one year since Viking first suspended operations in March 2020, the first cruise line in the world to do so.

Is the Danube navigable?

The Danube is navigable by ocean ships from the Black Sea to Brăila in Romania and by river ships to Kelheim, Bavaria; smaller craft can navigate further upstream to Ulm, in Germany. About 60 of its tributaries are also navigable.

Is Viking cruise line sailing in 2021?

Viking Redeployment Viking announced today that it will continue restarting limited operations with a collection of sailings around Bermuda and Iceland beginning in June 2021.

What is happening with Viking Cruises?

Due to the Coronavirus crisis, Viking Cruises suspended passenger shipping operations fleetwide (ocean ships and riverboats worldwide) by canceling all voyages with pre-scheduled departures in the period March 12, 2020, through July 2021. Fleetwide operations were planned to resume on October 1, 2020.

Where is the Viking Cruise?

Viking Longship Freya sails through the Rhine Valley. Viking Cruises is a cruise line providing river and ocean cruises, with operations based in Basel, Switzerland. It is the parent company of Viking River Cruises and Viking Ocean Cruises.

What is a Viking Cruise?

Viking Cruises is a cruise line providing river and ocean cruises, with operations based in Basel, Switzerland.

What is the Danube River?

The Danube River is Europe’s second longest river after the great Volga River in Russia and covers a distance of about 1,777 miles.