Brand new voyages linking Australia to the Americas and Africa
Five new itineraries including Santiago to Sydney and Sydney to Durban
Viking today announced the launch of five new voyages for 2019, two of which will visit Australia, providing guests the opportunity to sail from Santiago to Sydney, or from Sydney to Durban on Viking Sun.
A special offer of one-way flights for $795 per person is available on the Islands of the South Pacific, (Santiago to Sydney) and Southern Australia to South Africa, (Sydney to Durban) itineraries. Guests can also combine the Islands of the South Pacific (Sydney to Durban) and Along Africa’s Western Shores (Durban to London) voyages back-to-back to create one magnificent journey and receive the same flight offer.
Michelle Black, Viking Managing Director Australia and New Zealand, commented: “We are thrilled to launch these new itineraries linking Australia with even more exciting destinations across Central and South America and Africa. Now guests can experience our award-winning Viking ocean ships on amazing, extended voyages right from their doorstep.”
The two voyages visiting Australia are:
32-day Islands of the South Pacific, departing 12 February 2019 from Santiago to Sydney, with 8 guided tours across 4 countries. Pricing starts from $13,995 per person. Guests will witness the stone figures of Easter Island and the dramatic mountains soaring from azure waters around Tahiti and Bora Bora.
29-day Southern Australia to South Africa, departing 16 March 2019 from Sydney to Durban, with 10 guided tours across 5 countries. Pricing starts from $13,995 per person. Guests will explore the dynamic cities and natural gems of Australia before witnessing the cultural diversity of Mauritius, and the unspoiled oasis of Madagascar.
The other three voyages are:
23-day From Miami to South America, departing 3 January 2019 from Miami to Buenos Aires, with 9 guided tours across 7 countries. Pricing starts from $17,995 per person. Guests will discover Caribbean jewels and Brazilian treasures, uncovering a rich colonial past and lush landscapes in Puerto Rico and Grenada.
19-day South America & Cape Horn, departing 25 January 2019 from Buenos Aires to Santiago, with 7 guided tours across 4 countries. Pricing starts from $9,995 per person. Guests will cruise around the horn and marvel at spectacular coastal vistas, before witnessing the glamour of Punta del Este, Uruguay.
29-day Along Africa’s Western Shores, departing 13 April 2019 from Durban to London, with 11 guided tours across 7 countries. Pricing starts from $14,995 per person. Guests will experience Africa’s diverse coast, from Victorian-flavoured Durban and the towering dunes of Walvis Bay, to the Canary Islands and Vigo.
For additional information, contact Viking Cruises at 138 747 (Australia) and 0800 447 913 (New Zealand) or visit vikingcruises.com.au.