Viking will launch a new vessel next summer for its 'Magnificent Mekong' cruise-tour. Currently under construction, the 80-passenger Viking Saigon is scheduled to debut for the Aug. 30 departure.
Viking Venus, the seventh ocean cruise ship Fincantieri is building for Viking, was floated out today at the Ancona shipyard.
Here's a quick read of some of today’s coronavirus-related cruise news and announcements.
Viking opened reservations to the general public for its new Mississippi River cruises, set to launch in 2022.
Rivers giant Viking plans to debut on the Mississippi in August 2022 with a 386-passenger, modern-style vessel it's building at Edison Chouest Offshore in Louisiana.
'These are truly unusual times, but adversity is also part of life. What really matters is how we deal with it.'