Seatrade Cruise News is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

55f679e81711038005c9faa77fbb6f95_XL
Viking's Nicolai Skogland, left, addressed the Canada/New England Cruise Symposium in Bar Harbor. At right are Royal Caribbean's Dustin Nason and, standing, Cruise the Saint Lawrence's René Trépanier (Photo: Anne Kalosh)

Viking Ocean Cruises books Canada/New England in 2016

In the first news of Viking Ocean Cruises' deployment beyond Europe, the line will operate in Canada/New England in autumn 2016, a company official said Tuesday. Ten-day New York-Québec City sailings are planned.

Viking's Nicolai Skogland, port operations manager, told the Canada/New England Cruise Symposium in Bar Harbor the company plans calls at L'Anse aux Meadows; Newfoundland; Halifax, Nova Scotia; Gaspé, Baie-Comeau and Saguenay on the Saint Lawrence in Québec; Portland, Maine; Boston; and Newport, Rhode Island.

A repositioning voyage to Québec City and three cruises are planned.

Viking is expected to make its maiden call at New York City on Oct. 12, 2016.

 

Hide comments
account-default-image

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish