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Viking Cruises

Experience the Viking difference. See why Viking Cruises® is a both a Travel + Leisure and Condé Nast Traveler award winner while enjoying intimate, elegant river cruising or intimate ocean cruising, personal service, and immersion into the local cultures. Viking River Cruises offers cruises along the rivers or Europe, Russia, China, and Southeast Asia, and soon along the mighty Mississippi. Viking Ocean Cruises sails the seas worldwide.  Viking has also launch Expeditions featuring specialty cruises to The Arctic, Antarctica and the Great Lakes & Canada. Book with AAA Travel for even more benefits.

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Christmas Market Cruises are Pure Magic

Viking holiday departures complement your itinerary’s regular highlights with visits to Europe’s delightful Christmas markets, onboard festivities and more. Join us in exploring the lands where our most cherished Christmas traditions began and treat yourself to a true European Christmas. Here is a preview of all you will enjoy during a Christmas Market cruise with Viking®: Exuberantly decorated Christmas markets nestled in charming cities; Yuletide cookies, cakes and other freshly baked treats; Cobblestone streets illuminated by holiday lights; The angelic songs of strolling carolers; Storybook villages and snow-capped castles on the riverside; Hand-carved toys and ornaments from Christmases past; Onboard music performances, tree trimming and cooking demonstrations; and Good tidings and cheer shared with rosy-cheeked market vendors.

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Enjoy our collection of short videos exploring the magic that is a Viking Christmas Markets cruise.


Discover the Viking Difference at one of our informative event where we'll explore the variety of cruise itineraries and you'll be able to speak with our knowledgeable AAA Travel Advisors about all the wonderful options, including the latest values, savings and more.

  • September 13, 2022, 7:00 PM - Richmond, VA

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Featured Vacations

8 Day Christmas on the Rhine

Amsterdam to Basel
Select dates November 19 - December 14, 2022

Immerse yourself in the spirit of Christmas as you journey through storybook villages. Sample tasty yuletide treats and regional delicacies as you browse colorful stalls for handcrafted ornaments and unique gifts. Admire the twinkling lights of Cologne and revel in the merry atmosphere of the Rhine Valley, as storefront displays, wine cellars and markets embrace the holiday season. This 8-day voyage is a joyful celebration of festive cheer.

Only with AAA: Each guest will get a $100 onboard credit.

AAA price from $2,299*
To Book: Call 888-AAA-SHIP (888-222-7447)

Port taxes & fees not included. Advertised price is for 11/22/22 departure.

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