Viking will increase its presence in the Mediterranean this summertime, incorporating a 3rd ship to sail roundtrip voyages from the Maltese cash city of Valletta—a cultural UNESCO World Heritage Web page. Made available as section of Viking’s “Welcome Back” selection, Viking Star will now be part of sister ships Viking Venus and Viking Sea and will sail a new 11-working day itinerary, “Malta & the Western Mediterranean.”
With the addition of this new voyage, vaccinated guests now have a few new possibilities for experiencing the Mediterranean involving July and early October 2021. Guests on the “Malta & the Western Mediterranean” itinerary will right away in Valletta and then sail to Sicily and Spain, calling in Messina, Naples (Pompeii), Civitavecchia (Rome), Livorno (Florence/Pisa), Genoa and Barcelona, in advance of returning to Valletta. All those on the “Malta & Adriatic Jewels” itinerary will right away in Valletta and then sail to Montenegro and Croatia, contacting in Kotor, Dubrovnik, Split, Zadar and Šibenik, just before returning to the Maltese archipelago, with a cease on Gozo Island and eventually back again to Valletta. And guests on the “Malta & Greek Isles Discovery” itinerary will also overnight in Valletta and then sail to Greece, calling in Kalamata, Athens, Santorini, Rhodes and Souda Bay, ahead of returning to Valletta.
The news follows Viking’s the latest bulletins of original “Welcome Back” ocean voyages in England, Iceland, Bermuda, which commenced in May—as well as the restart of European river functions commencing in July 2021. Viking also just lately named its latest ocean ship, Viking Venus, which is at present sailing in England with guests.
Very good to know: Employing a full-scale lab set up on just about every Viking ocean ship, all guests and crew will acquire everyday quick and uncomplicated non-invasive saliva PCR checks. Added health and fitness checks, sanitization and physical distancing actions will give additional security for Viking attendees and crew at all factors of the journey.
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