Viking’s New Mississippi River itinerary released

With strong demand for Viking’s recently launched schedule of Mississippi river cruises, Viking has released a new itinerary for its maiden 2022 season to create a special seasonal offer – Mississippi Holiday Season.

Setting sail in December 2022, the new 8-day itinerary will explore destinations from New Orleans to Memphis or v.v. In addition to Christmas light displays, Cajun cuisine and historic ports of call, guests will enjoy exclusive Privileged Access to Graceland. During this special excursion to Elvis Presley’s iconic mansion, guests will experience a private, after-hours visit including a tour of the mansion and the complex’s connecting venues and exhibits – Presley Cycles, Archives Experience, Private Presley: Elvis in the Army Exhibit, Elvis: The Entertainer Career Museum, and more.

Book by 30 November to secure savings of $1000 per couple.  Plus, when you book before 31 October 2020 you’ll enjoy the peace of mind that only Viking’s Risk-Free Guarantee can deliver, with the freedom to change plans up to 24 hours before departure.

Purpose-built for the Mississippi and currently under construction in Louisiana, Viking Mississippi will will debut in August 2022  and will be the most modern cruise ship sailing America’s great river. The ship will blend the best of Viking’s river and ocean cruise product to create a sleek, spacious and comfortable way to explore the heart of America.

The five-deck ship will feature cutting-edge design and Scandinavian-inspired spaces that Viking guests will know and love, such as the Explorers’ Lounge, the Living Room and an infinity plunge pool at the aft of the ship. Viking Mississippi will host 386 guests in 193 all-outside staterooms, with seven spacious stateroom categories to choose from. Dining options will include The Restaurant, known for its ever-changing destination-inspired menu, as well as the River Café, a casual al fresco setting serving Mamsen’s Norwegian specialties.

For additional information, visit or phone Viking on 138 747 (AU) / 0800 447 913 (NZ).

*Terms and conditions apply. Prices are AUD. Risk-Free Guarantee is valid for all bookings made before 30 September 2020. Savings per couple vary by itinerary; offers ends 30 November 2020. For more details, visit

SOURCE: Viking Cruises


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