4 years ago

Inaugural Voyages: Mississippi

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  • Memphis
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  • Orleans
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  • Viking
  • Mississippi
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BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI MISSISSIPPI EXPERIENCES An included excursion in every port and The Viking Way® of exploration brings culture and history to life YOUR INCLUDED SHORE EXCURSIONSprovide an overview of must-see cultural and historic highlights with delightful surprises. These expertly guided tours bring you closer to the art, architecture, history and people that define your destination. Tour historic homes in Darrow; walk in the footsteps of Mark Twain in Hannibal; stroll the streets of charming small towns like Natchez and Burlington; and learn about Civil War history at Vicksburg National Military Park. CURATED OPTIONAL TOURShelp you delve more deeply into local culture and view your destination from a new perspective. Explore the musical heritage of New Orleans and Memphis; enjoy migratory bird-watching on a guided walking tour; or relive the Norwegian immigrant experience at Vesterheim, the national Norwegian-American museum. THE VIKING WAY OF EXPLORATIONoffers behind-the-scenes insights and opportunities that set us apart from other travel companies. While we feature the expected and iconic — such as visits to renowned museums and notable landmarks —only Viking offers PRIVILEGED ACCESS®, LOCAL LIFE and WORKING WORLD experiences, opening doors to places otherwise difficult to visit. Explore historic homes in Natchez and savor a chef-hosted lunch; visit a working farm in the Quad Cities; or immerse yourself in Cajun culture during a Privileged Access excursion to the Rural Life Museum of Louisiana State University. 10 VIKING.COM CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA; BURLINGTON, IOWA; MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE; VICKSBURG, MISSISSIPPI; NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA