Are Viking River Cruises affected by flooding?
Most of Viking’s itineraries are bypassing a visit to the German city of Passau, which was hit particularly hard by flooding. Viking has updated sailing and customer service contact information at its website.
Has flooding in Europe affected Viking River Cruises?
The city saw its worst flooding in at least 70 years. With reports that much of Passau was inaccessible on foot and that electricity had been cut off as a precaution, Viking River Cruises, the largest of the river cruise lines, canceled more than a dozen visits to the city scheduled in upcoming weeks.
Will European river cruises happen in 2021?
Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours will launch its 2021 European season on Portugal’s Douro River, with the first sailing starting July 30. Emerald Cruises will start its 2021 European season on Portugal’s Douro River July 31. Tauck will start its season Aug.
Are Viking cruises running in 2021?
“Welcome Back” Collection Now Includes Select River Itineraries in Portugal, France and Along the Rhine. Los Angeles (May 19, 2021) – Viking® (www.viking.com) announced today that it will restart its European river operations in July 2021 with select itineraries in Portugal, France and along the Rhine.
Are Viking cruises Cancelled in 2021?
Viking Cruises Cancels Sailings Through May Viking Cruises has announced that its river and ocean operations will remain on hold through May 31, 2021, which means cruises won’t resume until June at the very earliest.
Are Viking cruises Cancelled 2022?
Viking Cruises has cancelled all 2022 departures on its Kiev, Black Sea & Bucharest itinerary in response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The line said it was also evaluating 2022 itineraries that call in Russia with the view to modifying them where necessary.
What is the status of river cruises in Europe?
European and Russian River Cruises are suspended through December 31, 2021, with the following exceptions: Jewels of the Rhine (EWAB) sailings October 23, 2021.
Are Viking Rhine River cruises Cancelled?
At this time, we have made the decision to cancel all departures of our Ukraine and Russia river itineraries through 2023. We will also replace scheduled stops in Russia for all 2022, 2023 and currently open 2024 ocean itineraries.
Are Viking cruises being Cancelled?
At this time, we have made the decision to cancel all departures of our Ukraine and Russia river itineraries through 2023. We will also replace scheduled stops in Russia for all 2022, 2023 and currently open 2024 ocean itineraries. Guests and their travel advisors on impacted departures have been notified directly.
Has Viking Cancelled 2021 cruises?
Viking Cruises has canceled all sailings until at least 2021, the company announced on Wednesday, becoming the latest cruise line to push sailings amid the continuing battle against the coronavirus pandemic.
Are Viking Cruises in financial trouble?
Viking has just over $3.3 billion in total debt. Its existing unsecured notes due 2025 traded last week at 68.5 cents on the dollar for a yield of 15.5%, according to MarketAxess.