2019 : Roof of the World - Shanghai - Tibet - Beijing

Let your spirit soar in Tibet

This ultimate Viking journey leads you high into the Himalayas, where ancient traditions infuse every aspect of life. Immerse yourself in Tibet, the magnificent and moving mountain kingdom, where you can listen as monks debate Buddhism at the Sera Monastery, keep step with pilgrims as they circumambulate the Jokhang Temple and feel the warmth of home at a Tibetan family's residence. Your cruisetour unfolds further as you wander wide-eyed into Beijing's Forbidden City, gaze upon soaring landscapes along the Yangtze River and take in the enormous scale of Shanghai from its famous Bund. Join us for the peak China experience.

Viking Inclusive Value

WE INCLUDE MORE FEATURES & SERVICES THAN OTHERS:

  • One complimentary shore excursion in every port of call
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • Visits to UNESCO Sites
  • Enrichment lectures & Destination Performances
  • Beer, wine & soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner
  • 24-hour specialty coffees, teas & bottled water
  • Port taxes & fees
  • Ground transfers with Viking Air purchase

    YOUR STATEROOM INCLUDES:

  • Private veranda
  • Hotel-style bed with optional twin-bed configuration; luxury linens & pillows
  • Flat-screen TV with premium entertainment package
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Security safe; hair dryer
  • Spacious glass-enclosed shower
  • Premium toiletries; plush robes & slippers
  • Stateroom steward & twice-daily housekeeping

    Day by Day

    Day 1 - Shanghai, China


    The metropolis and financial center of Shanghai orbits around its famous Bund, an elegant riverfront promenade overlooked by colonial-era banks.

    Day 2 - Shanghai, China


    The largest city in China and one of the world's most important ports, Shanghai began as a tiny fishing village 5,000 years ago.

    Day 3 - Wuhan, China


    Wuhan, an historic city and important commercial center, is divided by the Yangtze and Han Rivers.

    Day 4 - Wuhan, China


    One of the most important cities of China's Republican Revolution, this capital of Hubei province is a gateway to the Yangtze Gorges.

    Day 5 - Jingzhou, China


    Within Jingzhou, ancient Ying's city walls, gates and watchtowers help Jingzhou strike a dramatic pose on the Yangtze's banks.

    Day 6 - Wu Gorge, China


    At 25 miles long, Wu Gorge is a breathtaking canvas of forest-covered mountains, sheer cliffs, rising mist and cascading waterfalls.

    Day 7 - Three Gorges, China


    Part of the Three Gorges system on the Yangtze River, Wu Gorge is perhaps the most beautiful stretch in the river.

    Day 8 - Shibaozhai, China


    Shibaozhai Temple (Precious Stone Fortress) is a gem of Chinese architecture.

    Day 9 - Lhasa, Tibet


    Known as the "City of the Sun," Lhasa is the economic, spiritual and cultural center of Tibet.

    Day 10 - Lhasa, Tibet


    This city is one of the highest elevated in the world, sitting at an altitude of over 11,000 feet.

    Day 11 - Lhasa, Tibet


    The winter home of the Dalai Lama, Potala Palace, has been in Lhasa since the 7th century.

    Day 12 - Xian, China


    Thousands of ancient Terra Cotta Warriors, buried with Emperor Qin Shi Huang over 2,000 years ago, were unearthed in Xian in 1974.

    Day 13 - Xian, China


    Over 3,100 years old, Xian rivals Egypt and Greece as the birthplace of civilization; its peak came during the glorious Tang Dynasty.

    Day 14 - Beijing, China


    The third most populous city in the world, Beijing is a major political and business hub.

    Day 15 - Beijing, China


    Quiet warrens of courtyard homes, Beijing at its most authentic, recall the Peking of old.

    Day 16 - Beijing, China


    From the sprawling Forbidden City to the serpentine Great Wall, Beijing is a massive repository of the monuments of the past.

    Day 17 - Beijing, China


    Beijing, a grand imperial capital from the 10th century until Communism in 1949, holds over 3,000 years of history.

  • Call 1 (800) 658-0869 for more information or to book today! Mention code 14140363

    Cruise Line
    Viking River Cruises
    Offer
    Offer valid through 12/31/2018
    Duration
    17 Days
    Cruise Ship
    Viking Emerald

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    DayPortArriveDepart
    Day 1Shanghai  
    Day 2Shanghai  
    Day 3Wuhan  
    Day 4Wuhan  
    Day 5Jingzhou  
    Day 6Wu Gorge  
    Day 7Three Gorges  
    Day 8Shibaozhai  
    Day 9Lhasa  
    Day 10Lhasa  
    Day 11Lhasa  
    Day 12Xi'an  
    Day 13Xi'an  
    Day 14Beijing  
    Day 15Beijing  
    Day 16Beijing  
    Day 17Beijing  
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