Feb 2019: Viking Explorer Sale + Fly Free Bonus

The Viking Explorer sale is on now, and a number of itineraries have a fly free bonus and/or additional shipboard credit, which is great value for money.

In particular, The Grand European Tour (sailing from Amsterdam to Budapest) is a hugely popular itinerary, and the 2020 Pharaohs & Pyramids cruise (2019 is sold out) looks amazing as well!

New to Viking is their ocean cruising fleet - I've included a couple of those itineraries below too - Viking Orion was sailing around New Zealand last month, and their ships are simply amazing!

If you'd like to look at the full range of itineraries on sale, take a look at the 32-page brochure here.
Kind regards,

Brigitte, Natasha and Nicky
phone: +64 3 688 8486
mob: +64 27 233 3027

River Cruising

Grand European Tour

This iconic itinerary traces the Danube, Main and Rhine Rivers between the stunning landscapes of Hungary and the windmill-dotted waterways of Holland, with engaging encounters at every bend.
  • Absorb the atmosphere of Budapest’s Café Gerbeaud and learn the Viennese waltz.
  • Sample the food and wine of Austria’s Wachau Valley.
  • Admire Rhine Valley vistas from a 900-year-old castle.
15 Days From AU $5995*
Per Person, Twin Share.

BONUS! Fly FREE to Europe + $200 Shipboard Credit per couple

*Terms & Conditions apply. Sale Ends 31 March 2019

Waterways of the Tsars

With Viking Cruises! 

From Moscow to St. Petersburg, this 13-day voyage reveals the real Russia as never before.
  • See the swirling onion domes and stout towers of Moscow’s Red Square.
  • Share stories at the kitchen table of an Uglich family.
  • Savor Russian caviar with your blini pancakes.
  • Soak up the steam in a traditional banya in riverside Mandrogy village.
  • Envision Peter the Great luxuriating in massive Peterhof Palace, then see how multiple families shared living space at a Soviet-era kommunalka.

13 days from AU $7695*
Per Person, Twin Share.

BONUS! Fly FREE to Russia + $200 Shipboard Credit per couple

*Terms & Conditions apply. Sale Ends 31 March 2019

Pharaohs & Pyramids

With Viking Cruises! 

Join Viking and their expert Egyptologists on a 12-day Nile cruise tour into the heart of Egypt.
  • See the pyramids from astride a camel.
  • Wander among 136 soaring pillars in Karnak Temple.
  • Explore Dendera, one of Egypt’s best-preserved and less frequented temples.
  • Skim the waters of the Nile by traditional felucca.
  • Delight in the fragrances of Aswan’s spice market.

12 Days from AU $7695*
Per Person, Twin Share.

BONUS! $200 Shipboard Credit per couple

*Terms & Conditions apply. Sale Ends 31 March 2019

Ocean Cruising

Into the Midnight Sun

With Viking Cruises! 
  • Cruise deep-cut fjords along the fabled Norwegian coast.
  • Sail across the Arctic Circle where the midnight sun shines 24 hours a day.
  • Then follow the path of Vikings from the remote beauty of North Cape to the windswept Shetland and Orkney Islands of Scotland.
  • Enjoy an overnight stay in the former Hanseatic League city of Bergen and visit the Scottish capital Edinburgh, where medieval glory mingles with classic beauty.

15 Days From AU $9995*
Per Person, Twin Share.

BONUS! Free 2 Night Bergen Extension + $200 Shipboard Credit per couple

*Terms & Conditions apply. Sale Ends 31 March 2019

Far Eastern Horizons

With Viking Cruises! 
  • Unravel the mysteries of one of the most captivating corners of Asia.
  • Mingle with merchants at Hong Kong’s famed Stanley Market.
  • Learn the nuances of Taiwan from a local.
  • Hear about the recovery of Nagasaki and Hiroshima from residents who connect you to their rebirths.
  • Witness Busan’s bustling South Korean culture. And make sense of the dazzling cultures of Shimizu and Tokyo with the help of those who live there. 
15 Days From AU $9595*
Per Person, Twin Share.

*Terms & Conditions apply. Sale Ends 31 March 2019

Greek Odyssey

With Viking Cruises! 

Set Sail in 2021 and explore the Aegean Sea during a 10-night voyage to important sites of antiquity.
  • Visit Athens, the “birthplace of democracy,” and Crete, home of the mysterious Minoan civilization.
  • Admire whitewashed buildings with azure domes in Santorini and walk the streets of Rhodes to the imposing Palace of the Grand Masters.
  • You will also call on Volos, Ephesus and Nafplio during your cruise through several millennia of culture and history.
11 Days From AU $5495*
Per Person, Twin Share.

BONUS! $200 Shipboard Credit per couple

*Terms & Conditions apply. Sale Ends 31 March 2019

South Pacific & the Land Down Under

With Viking Cruises! 
  • Cruise the blue waters of the South Pacific Ocean to French Polynesia, Tonga and Fiji.
  • Delve into indigenous cultures and discover the vibrant underwater world surrounding these beautiful islands.
  • Tour the east coast of New Zealand before cruising through the Tasman and along the Australian coastline to Sydney, the world’s largest natural harbour nestled at the foot of the Blue Mountains.

38 Days From AU $19,995*
Per Person, Twin Share.

BONUS! $200 Shipboard Credit per couple

*Terms & Conditions apply. Sale Ends 31 March 2019
Click Here to see more of the Explorer Sale!

Why Viking?

For River Cruising

1. World’s largest and most modern fleet
Viking’s river fleet comprises of 70 modern ships – and 80% of them were released since 2012.

2. Central Docking
Viking’s Grandfather Rights give them the best docking locations in most ports. 

3. Great service is Guaranteed
They are so confident in their award-winning service, it comes with a money back guarantee!

For Ocean Cruises

1. No children, no casinos
And no photographers, no art auctions, no buckets of beer or umbrellas in your drinks and …no surcharges!

2. All veranda staterooms
Every stateroom comes with a private veranda, so you'll always have an ocean view – this is unique to Viking Cruises.

3. Small ship cruising
Each vessel has a maximum capacity of 930 guests. The ships are more manoeuvrable so they can go places large ships cannot.
Viking Cruises Terms and Conditions: *Prices are per person, in Australian dollars, based on double occupancy, subject to availability and correct at time of printing. Prices include all advertised discounts. Valid on new bookings only on selected departures. Flights are ex major cities in New Zealand on Viking's choice of airline and subject to availability. $200 Shipboard credit available per cabin and subject to availability. All offers subject to availability and valid until 31 March 2019 unless sold out prior. 

General Terms and Conditions: Prices are correct as at 10 January 2019, subject to availability, currency fluctuation & may be amended or withdrawn at any time without notice. Amendment & cancellation fees apply. Minimum & maximum stays may apply. Blackout date & seasonal surcharges may apply depending on date of travel & over peak holiday periods. Travel Agent professional service fees may apply. We welcome all major credit cards however a credit card processing fee will apply. Children & Infant prices may be available on request. Whilst every care is taken to accurately present the information & pricing we reserve the right to correct any errors or omissions. Further terms & conditions apply. Contact us for further details.

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