Three-Alarm Firecracker Chicken compliments of Viking River & Ocean Cruises & CruiseCompete

With fresh jalapeño, dried chilies and chili garlic sauce, this dish is definitely hot and spicy! If you prefer, de-seed the jalapeño and dried chili to cut the heat some. This dish really provides a kick to the classic protein of chicken breast, and the stir-fry cooking method means it comes together in a snap. Read More...

Experience Cuba, with Air for $199 on Viking River & Ocean Cruises

Delve into the culture of Cuba and engage with its people during this enriching 8-day itinerary, a rewarding blend of history and spirited Caribbean flair. Cruise the Caribbean, then spend three days in Cienfuegos, Cuba’s “Pearl of the South.” Discover Santiago de Cuba, and learn the stories behind Cuba’s most influential figures. Historic Havana and remarkably preserved Trinidad are just an excursion away. Read More...

Salade Niçoise compliments of Viking River & Ocean Cruises & CruiseCompete

This salad’s name, pronounced “sah LAHD nee SWAHZ,” reflects its origin of Nice, France. The ingredients—particularly tomatoes, capers and olives—also harken back to the flavors of sunny Provence. Enjoy this hearty salad, substantial enough by itself for a lunch or light dinner, with a glass of chilled white wine and a crusty French epi or baguette. Read More...

New Dates! Sail the Eastern Danube with Special Savings On Viking

See Bucharest’s 3,000-room Palace of Parliament on our 11-day Passage to Eastern Europe cruise. Explore Belgrade’s Ottoman and European treasures, including 6th-century Kalemegdan Fortress. View the Danube’s towering Iron Gate. Visit a Croatian family’s Osijek home. Witness Hungary’s daredevil Puszta horsemen. Behold Budapest’s grandeur. Once hidden behind the Iron Curtain, the eastern Danube still has secrets to reveal. Read More...

Ciorba de Varza compliments of Viking River & Ocean Cruises & CruiseCompete

Ciorba de Varza (pronounced “CHOR ba duh VAR zuh”) is a traditional cabbage soup with meatballs, very typical of the Bulgaria/Romania region, and uses both fresh and fermented cabbage (sauerkraut). Hearty and filling, this soup absorbs the richness of the beef meatballs as they cook in the chicken broth, developing complex flavors and depth. Read More...

Get Upgraded By Viking Ocean & River Cruises

Experience Russia’s treasures on our enriching 13-day Waterways of the Tsars itinerary. Explore the Hermitage and see Catherine Palace. Meet a friendly babushka in her home along the Volga River or visit a traditional banya (Russian sauna). And since we own and operate our ships here, you will get the best ships in Russia and a culturally immersive experience on board and ashore. Now, take advantage of a complimentary upgrade from a Deluxe to a Veranda stateroom with additional savings of $1,100. Offer ends October 11, 2018 Read More...

Tomato-Feta-Basil Macarons compliments of Viking River & Ocean Cruises & CruiseCompete

Surprise your friends with this savory macaron, a twist on the traditionally sweet cookie with its mild crust and tangy center of feta, fresh tomatoes and basil. When you assemble them, be sure to spread the filling gently or even use a piping bag to prevent damaging the delicate meringue cookies. Read More...

Viking’s Most Popular Cruise

2-for-1 Cruise Fares plus FREE Air!

Trace the Rhine, Main and Danube Rivers between the windmill-dotted waterways of Holland and the stunning landscapes of Hungary on our epic 15-day Grand European Tour. Admire Rhine Valley vistas from a 900-year-old castle. Spend time in Cologne’s Dom, a remarkable Gothic cathedral. Stroll through Nuremberg’s medieval district. Sample food and wine in Austria’s Wachau Valley. Linger in Budapest’s Café Gerbeaud. Explore the best of Europe on our most popular cruise. Read More...

The Viking Journey

Journey to a variety of destinations on a state-of-the-art ship with just 930 guests. Enjoy abundant dining options and more time in port than on any other cruise line, so you have ample time to explore. Your cruise fare includes one shore excursion in every port of call, FREE Wi-Fi and more. Now, for a limited time, take advantage of a Deluxe Veranda at Veranda price. Plus air from $299. Hurry! Offer ends September 24, 2018. Read More...