- Summary: Viking River Cruises is the world’s largest river cruise line, sailing the waterways of Europe, Russia, Ukraine, Egypt, China, Vietnam and Cambodia. They were established in 1997
- Number of Ships: 71 by the end of 2019
- Passenger Profile: Passengers on Viking River Cruises are generally English-speaking, well-traveled cruise veterans in the 55-plus bracket, although China and Southeast Asia attracts some younger travelers. Viking River Cruises is not appropriate for families as all passengers must be 18 years or older to sail.
- Shore Excursions: One free sightseeing option in each port; additional excursions available for a fee.