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Embark on a historic passage

Immerse yourself in European-influenced Latin culture and discover the eclectic cities of Buenos Aires and Montevideo. Revel in the exuberance of the former Brazilian capital, Rio de Janeiro, and visit coastal Recife. Cross the Atlantic Ocean to the vibrant West African city of Dakar and prosperous Casablanca. Sail the shores of Africa to the Mediterranean Sea and explore in depth the Andalusian charm of Granada and the fabled architecture of Barcelona.

Embark on a historic passage

Immerse yourself in European-influenced Latin culture and discover the eclectic cities of Buenos Aires and Montevideo. Revel in the exuberance of the former Brazilian capital, Rio de Janeiro, and visit coastal Recife. Cross the Atlantic Ocean to the vibrant West African city of Dakar and prosperous Casablanca. Sail the shores of Africa to the Mediterranean Sea and explore in depth the Andalusian charm of Granada and the fabled architecture of Barcelona.

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Day by Day

To learn more about each port of call and our included as well as optional excursions, click on the individual days below.

Itinerary and shore excursions are subject to change and may vary by departure.

Pre & Post Cruise Extensions

More days means more to discover, with extension packages you can add before or after your Viking cruise or cruisetour. Maximize the value of your overseas flight and enjoy additional days to explore your embarkation or disembarkation city, or see a new destination altogether with a choice of exciting cities.

On Southern Atlantic Crossing your Viking Resident Historian is delivering the following iconic lectures:

  • - Explorers—The Age of Discovery
  • - History of Spain
  • - History of Brazil—The Colonial Years to Republic
  • - History of Argentina
  • - History of Western Africa
  • - History of North West Africa
  • - Islands in History
  • - Oceans in Context—History & Inspiration
Map of Southern Atlantic Crossing itinerary