Viking Announces New River Voyage For 2024: “Paris & D-Day 80th Anniversary”. New 12-Day River Voyage Will Visit Destinations in England and France, Honoring the Historic World War II Milestone

Viking Radgrid in Paris (Courtesy Viking Cruises)Viking announced its new Paris & D-Day 80th Anniversary voyage for the 2024 European river season.

With departure dates running from March through November 2024, the special 12-day voyage from London to Paris will commemorate Operation Overlord and the historic battles of Normandy, which took place nearly 80 years ago and served as the catalyst to the liberation of Western Europe from German occupation.

“Many of our guests, particularly those with family members who served in the armed forces, have a keen interest in World War II history,” said Torstein Hagen, Chairman of Viking. “In keeping with our commitment to offer experiences for The Thinking Person, we are pleased to unveil this special voyage that commemorates the 80th Anniversary of D-Day—one of the most significant milestones in modern history.”

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