Viking Homelands

Embarking on a Viking Homelands ocean cruise is not just about exploring new destinations; it’s about immersing yourself in the unparalleled luxury and cultural enrichment that Viking Cruises offers. This journey, spanning across the stunning landscapes of Scandinavia and the Baltic, encapsulates the spirit of the Vikings through its meticulously planned ports of call, luxurious onboard experience, and the enriching cultural insights it provides.

Viking Bergen

Norwegian flags displayed on Hanseatic commercial buildings along the Bryggen harbor in Bergen, Norway.

The Luxury of Viking Ocean Cruises

What sets Viking apart in the ocean cruising world is its commitment to offering a truly luxurious experience. From the moment you step aboard, you’re welcomed into a world of understated elegance and comfort. Viking’s ocean vessels are designed to offer a more intimate and serene experience, with a maximum of 930 guests, allowing for personalized service that is both attentive and discreet.

The staterooms themselves are a haven of sophistication and comfort, with every room offering a veranda, allowing you to wake up to the breathtaking views of the ocean or the fascinating ports of call. The attention to detail in the design, from the plush bedding to the quiet-closing drawers, reflects Viking’s commitment to your comfort.

Dining on board is an experience in itself, with multiple dining options that cater to every palate. Whether you’re indulging in a five-course meal at The Restaurant, enjoying the casual ambiance of the World Café, or savoring the regional specialties at the Chef’s Table, every dish is prepared with the finest ingredients and utmost care.

Exploring the Ports of Call

The Viking Homelands itinerary is a journey through history, culture, and natural beauty. Starting from the iconic cities of Stockholm or Bergen, depending on your itinerary, the cruise takes you through the heart of Viking lands, including Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Russia, Poland, Estonia, and Germany.

Each port of call is an opportunity to explore the rich heritage and stunning landscapes of the Nordic and Baltic regions. In St. Petersburg, Russia, you can marvel at the opulence of the Hermitage Museum and the Peterhof Palace. Tallinn, Estonia, offers a glimpse into medieval history with its well-preserved old town. And in Bergen, Norway, you can experience the beauty of the fjords and the vibrant local culture.

Viking Copenhagen

Nyhavn, colorful harbor of Copenhagen Denmark

Cultural Enrichment

Viking’s commitment to cultural enrichment sets it apart from other cruise lines. Through its onboard lectures, shore excursions, and performances, Viking provides guests with deeper insights into the history, art, and culture of the destinations visited.

The Viking Resident Historian program offers guests the opportunity to engage with experts in the history and culture of the Viking Homelands, enriching your understanding of each destination. The shore excursions, included with your cruise fare, are thoughtfully designed to showcase the most significant cultural and historical sites, allowing you to immerse yourself in the local culture.


A Viking Homelands ocean cruise is more than a vacation; it’s an exploration of the rich history and stunning beauty of Scandinavia and the Baltic, wrapped in the luxury and comfort of a world-class cruise line. From the luxurious onboard experience to the enriching cultural insights and the breathtaking ports of call, a Viking cruise is an unforgettable journey through the homelands of the Vikings.

Talk to a Viking Ocean Cruise Specialist

For more information on this Viking cruise, or any other luxury travel, call Curlew Travel at 727 789-1771.

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