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Grand European Tour

Ship: Viking Ve   
Departure: Tuesday, September 23, 2025
Nights: 14 nights
Departs: Budapest
Returns: Amsterdam
One Way Trip
One
way trip
Duration
14
Nights
Days at Sea
3
Sea Days
Ports
15
Ports
Countries Visted
4
Countries
  • Itinerary

    Grand European Tour

    Ports of call

    To find out more about the itinerary for this cruise, select the itinerary items below.

    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Tuesday, September 23, 2025 Budapest, Hungary Embark 12:00 AM
    View of Budapest, Hungary

    Budapest is the capital and largest city of Hungary, situated on both banks of the river Danube, with its 346 river cruise ships (2019). Originally with the cities of Buda on the west bank and Pest on the east bank, it became a single city with their unification in 1873. The city’s rich and colourful history, its extensive World Heritage Site including the Danube River banks, the Buda Castle Quarter, Andrássy Avenue, and the Millennium Underground Railway, have resulted in its becoming an important tourist centre in Central Europe. Read more about Budapest, Hungary

    2 Wednesday, September 24, 2025 Budapest, Hungary 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Budapest, Hungary

    Budapest is the capital and largest city of Hungary, situated on both banks of the river Danube, with its 346 river cruise ships (2019). Originally with the cities of Buda on the west bank and Pest on the east bank, it became a single city with their unification in 1873. The city’s rich and colourful history, its extensive World Heritage Site including the Danube River banks, the Buda Castle Quarter, Andrássy Avenue, and the Millennium Underground Railway, have resulted in its becoming an important tourist centre in Central Europe. Read more about Budapest, Hungary

    3 Thursday, September 25, 2025 Vienna, Austria 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Vienna, Austria

    Vienna, Austria's capital city, has a population of around two million and is located to the east of the Alps in the Vienna Basin. Architectural styles range from classic to modern, and include some of the world’s best known examples of Art Nouveau. Fascinating features are the few high-rise buildings, and numerous parks and gardens, with many statues of famous people such as Mozart and Strauss. Read more about Vienna, Austria

    4 Friday, September 26, 2025 Vienna, Austria 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Vienna, Austria

    Vienna, Austria's capital city, has a population of around two million and is located to the east of the Alps in the Vienna Basin. Architectural styles range from classic to modern, and include some of the world’s best known examples of Art Nouveau. Fascinating features are the few high-rise buildings, and numerous parks and gardens, with many statues of famous people such as Mozart and Strauss. Read more about Vienna, Austria

    5 Saturday, September 27, 2025 Wachau Valley, Austria 12:00 AM 12:00 AM

    The Wachau, an Austrian valley with a landscape of high visibility, is the 38 km stretch of the Danube River between the towns of Krems and Melk. Settled since prehistoric times, and having seen the migrations and wars of numerous peoples who have left behind a treasure of historic sites, the Wachau was added to the UNESCO list of world heritage sites in 2000. The Wachau's scenic beauty lies north of Vienna on the banks of the Danube and is filled with impressive vineyards, romantic small towns and some of the most spectacular monasteries, castles and medieval ruins. Read more about Wachau Valley, Austria

    6 Saturday, September 27, 2025 Melk , Austria 12:00 AM 12:00 AM

    Melk is a city in the federal state of Lower Austria next to the Wachau Valley along the Danube. It takes around 15 minutes to cross town, so don’t be afraid to wander and explore every street and laneway. One of the world's most famous Benedictine sites, the Melk Abbey, is located above the town on a rocky outcrop overlooking the Danube River. Read more about Melk , Austria

    7 Sunday, September 28, 2025 Passau, Germany 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Passau, Germany

    Passau is a town in Lower Bavaria, Germany, at the junction of three Rivers: the Danube, the Inn from the South, and the Ilz coming out of the Bavarian Forest to the North. During the Renaissance and early modern period it became one of the most prolific centres of sword and bladed weapon manufacture in Germany. Today it is notable for its gothic and baroque architecture. Read more about Passau, Germany

    8 Monday, September 29, 2025 Regensburg, Germany 12:00 AM 12:00 AM

    Regensburg is a city in Bavaria, Germany, situated at the junction of the Danube and Regen rivers. The large medieval centre of the city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Home to two thousand years of living history with some of Europe's most important architectural and cultural monuments, plus fascinating museums and art collections, make this an attractive place to spend some time. Read more about Regensburg, Germany

    9 Tuesday, September 30, 2025 Main-Danube Canal, Germany 12:00 AM 12:00 AM

    Main-Danube Canal, also called Europa Canal, is in Bavaria, Germany. It is an important link in the waterway that connects the North Sea and the Atlantic Ocean to the Black Sea. The canal runs from Bamberg via Nuremberg to Kelheim. Read more about Main-Danube Canal, Germany

    10 Tuesday, September 30, 2025 Nuremberg, Germany 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Nuremberg, Germany

    Nuremberg, is a city in the German state of Bavaria, situated on the Pegnitz River and the Rhine-Main-Danube Canal. In the Middle Ages the city expanded and increased in importance due to its location on a key trade route from Italy to Northern Europe. Nuremberg held great significance during the Nazi Germany era, as the site of huge Nazi Party conventions, and an important site for military production, including airplanes, submarines and tanks. Read more about Nuremberg, Germany

    11 Wednesday, October 1, 2025 Bamberg, Germany 12:00 AM 12:00 AM

    Bamberg is a town in Bavaria, Germany, located in Upper Franconia at the junction of the Regnitz and Main rivers. It is a disarmingly beautiful architectural masterpiece with an almost complete absence of modern eyesores. The town extends over seven hills, each crowned by a beautiful church, which has led to Bamberg being called the ‘Franconian Rome’. Read more about Bamberg, Germany

    12 Thursday, October 2, 2025 Wurzburg, Germany 12:00 AM 12:00 AM

    Wurzburg, aka Wuerzburg, is a city on the Main River at the northern tip of Bavaria, Germany. It is rich in history with evidence of a Celtic fortification having been built there back in 1000 BC. The city was severely bombed during WWll and the city centre, dating back to medieval times, was totally destroyed. Read more about Wurzburg, Germany

    13 Friday, October 3, 2025 Wertheim, Germany 12:00 AM 12:00 AM

    Wertheim is a town at the junction of the rivers Tauber and Main in SW Germany. It is one of the most beautiful city centres in Germany, with its numerous half-timbered houses - one more beautiful than the other - and which you can't take your eyes off. Some of them go back to the 16th century. Read more about Wertheim, Germany

    14 Friday, October 3, 2025 Scenic Sailing: Main River, Spessart
    15 Saturday, October 4, 2025 Middle Rhine Scenic Sailing
    16 Saturday, October 4, 2025 Koblenz, Germany 12:00 AM 12:00 AM

    Koblenz (aka Coblenz, Coblence) is one of the largest cities on the Rhine River in Germany and is situated on both banks of the Rhine at its junction with the Moselle. In 55 BC Roman troops commanded by Julius Caesar reached the Rhine, and the remains of a large bridge built by them in 49 AD are still visible. That the historical pattern of French occupation over the centuries has now completely ended, is encapsulated in the imposing William1st Monument that is a nationalistic declaration of the German refusal of any French claims to the area, and to German unity. Read more about Koblenz, Germany

    17 Sunday, October 5, 2025 Cologne, Germany 12:00 AM 12:00 AM
    View of Cologne, Germany

    Cologne, situated on the River Rhine and Germany’s fourth largest city, was recognised by the Romans as a major centre for their trade routes. Subsequently, considerable Roman remains can be found in contemporary Cologne, especially near the wharf area, where a notable discovery of a 1900 year old Roman boat was made in late 2007. Due to WWII air raids, today Cologne is notable for its simple and modest post-war buildings, but fortunately is still home to a few interspersed pre-war buildings that were reconstructed due to their historical importance. Read more about Cologne, Germany

    18 Monday, October 6, 2025 Scenic Sailing: Waal & Merwede
    19 Monday, October 6, 2025 Kinderdijk, Netherlands 12:00 AM 12:00 AM

    Kinderdijk is a small village at a distance of only 16 km from Rotterdam and a little less than 10 km from the city border of the oldest city in Holland, Dordrecht. It lies at the confluence of the Lek and Noord rivers. The local scenery is spectacular, perhaps viewed from a hop-on-hop-off canal tour. Read more about Kinderdijk, Netherlands

    20 Tuesday, October 7, 2025 Amsterdam, Netherlands 2:00 AM Disembark
    View of Amsterdam, Netherlands

    Originally a dam in the river Amstel, Amsterdam today is the capital and largest city of the Netherlands, as engineered dams, sea gates, and the 19-mile dyke walling out the Zuider Zee prevent this low-lying country from being reclaimed by the North Sea. Interestingly, the 17th century canals of Amsterdam located in the heart of the city have been added to the UNESCO World Heritage List. The main tourist attractions are undoubtedly the famous Museums such as the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum, and the Stedelijk Museum. Read more about Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • Ship

    Viking Ve Overview

    Viking Ve

    <p><strong>Ve - Norse God of Countenance</strong></p>

  • Cabins

    Viking Ve Cabins

    Suite

    Suite

    Suite on the Viking Ve Suite on the Viking Ve

    Cabin Types

    ES, AA

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Suite size: 445 sq. ft. Hotel-style beds 79 inches x 63 inches (with optional twin-bed configuration). Private wraparound veranda off the spacious living room offers 270-degree views. Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors, known as a French balcony, in the bedroom. Large bathroom with double sinks, shower, heated mirror amp; floor, premium bath products. Telephone, refrigerator, safe, hair dryer amp; bottled water replenished daily. Bathrobe and slippers available upon request. Individual climate control. Space under bed for storing suitcases. Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers. Voltage: 220V and 110V in stateroom. Sony 40-inch flat-panel TV with premium entertainment package including: CNBC, CNN, FOX, ESPN, National Geographic, MGM Movies, Sky Cinema, videos on demand and ldquo;View From the Bridgerdquo;.

    Veranda

    Veranda

    Veranda on the Viking Ve Veranda on the Viking Ve

    Cabin Types

    B, A

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Balcony Stateroom. Stateroom size: 205 sq. ft. Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors open to a full-size veranda. Hotel-style beds 79 inches x 63 inches (with optional twin-bed configuration), Half-height picture window, Private bathroom with shower and premium bath products, Telephone, refrigerator, safe, hair dryer amp; bottled water replenished daily, Bathrobe and slippers available upon request, Individual climate control, Space under bed for storing suitcases, Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers, Voltage: 220V and 110V in stateroom. Sony 40-inch flat-panel TV with premium entertainment package including: CNBC, CNN, FOX, ESPN, National Geographic, MGM Movies, Sky Cinema, videos on demand and ldquo;View From the Bridgerdquo;.

    French Balcony

    French Balcony

    French Balcony on the Viking Ve French Balcony on the Viking Ve

    Cabin Types

    C, D

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Balcony Stateroom. Stateroom size: 135 sq. ft. Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors open to create a French balcony. Hotel-style beds 79 inches x 63 inches (with optional twin-bed configuration), Half-height picture window, Private bathroom with shower and premium bath products, Telephone, refrigerator, safe, hair dryer amp; bottled water replenished daily, Bathrobe and slippers available upon request, Individual climate control, Space under bed for storing suitcases, Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers, Voltage: 220V and 110V in stateroom. Sony 40-inch flat-panel TV with premium entertainment package including: CNBC, CNN, FOX, ESPN, National Geographic, MGM Movies, Sky Cinema, videos on demand and ldquo;View From the Bridgerdquo;.

    Standard

    Standard

    Standard on the Viking Ve Standard on the Viking Ve

    Cabin Types

    E, F

    Average Cabin Size – 0 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Window Stateroom. Stateroom size: 150 sq. ft. Hotel-style beds 79 inches x 63 inches (with optional twin-bed configuration), Half-height picture window, Private bathroom with shower and premium bath products, Telephone, refrigerator, safe, hair dryer amp; bottled water replenished daily, Bathrobe and slippers available upon request, Individual climate control, Space under bed for storing suitcases, Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers, Voltage: 220V and 110V in stateroom. Sony 40-inch flat-panel TV with premium entertainment package including: CNBC, CNN, FOX, ESPN, National Geographic, MGM Movies, Sky Cinema, videos on demand and ldquo;View From the Bridgerdquo;.

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Viking Ve

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Standard

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French Balcony

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Veranda at the Viking Ve

Veranda

From $13195
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From $19495

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  • Grand European Tour

    Cruiseline: Viking River Cruises Ship: Viking Ve Departure: Tuesday, September 23, 2025 Nights: 14 nights Departs: Budapest Returns: Amsterdam

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