Heart of the Delta : New Orleans, Louisiana to Memphis, Tennessee

Discover Southern culture and charm

Immerse yourself in history and heritage on this journey bookended by New Orleans and Memphis. Attend a Privileged Access Mississippi Delta blues experience in Greenville and be inspired by the stories of famed musicians and iconic civil rights heroes. Savor delicious Cajun and Creole cuisine, as well as Memphis's famous barbecue. And stir your soul with the rhythms of Dixieland jazz, Delta blues and gospel.

Viking Inclusive Value

More features, services and excursions included

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

    Your Stateroom Includes:

  • River-view stateroom
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Queen-size Viking Explorer Bed (optional twin-bed configuration) with luxury linens & pillows
  • Private bathroom with shower, heated floor & anti-fog mirror
  • Premium Freyja toiletries
  • Plush robes & slippers (upon request)
  • 40" or 42" flat-screen Sony TV with infotainment system featuring Movies On Demand, plus CNBC, CNN, FOX & more
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator
  • Individual climate control
  • *All amenities on board Viking Longships; amenities vary on other ships.

    Day By Day

    Day 1 - New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

    Experience New Orleans, famed for the old-world architecture of its iconic French Quarter.

    Day 2 - New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

    Learn more about the eclectic mix of influences that comprise New Orleans's rich culture.

    Day 3 - New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

    Explore New Orleans, renowned for its vibrant music scene, Creole cuisine and Mardi Gras.

    Day 4 - Darrow, Louisiana, United States

    Discover the historic architectural treasures of the Lower Mississippi.

    Day 5 - Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States

    Savor the city's celebrated Cajun and Creole music and cuisine as well as its distinct arts.

    Day 6 - St. Francisville, Louisiana, United States

    Visit St. Francisville, home to over 140 sites on the National Register of Historic Places.

    Day 7 - Natchez, Mississippi, United States

    Explore the oldest city on the Mississippi, Natchez, with over 200 historic Southern estates.

    Day 8 - Vicksburg, Mississippi, United States

    Honor the memory of a pivotal Civil War battle at the Vicksburg National Military Park.

    Day 9 - Greenville, Mississippi, United States

    Immerse yourself in the blues with Viking's Privileged Access Mississippi Delta experience.

    Day 10 - Rosedale, Mississippi, United States

    Dock in Rosedale, long associated with the crossroads legend and bluesman Robert Johnson.

    Day 11 - Memphis, Tennessee, United States

    Spend the day visiting Memphis, known for notable landmarks such as the famed Beale Street.

    Day 12 - Memphis, Tennessee, United States

    Gain insight into Memphis's influential role in the development of rock 'n' roll.

  • Call 866-547-5362 for more information or to book today! Mention code 18035766

    Cruise Line
    Viking River Cruises
    Offer valid through 6/30/2024
    12 Days
    Cruise Ship
    Viking Mississippi

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    Day 1New Orleans  
    Day 2New Orleans  
    Day 3New Orleans  
    Day 4Darrow  
    Day 5Baton Rouge  
    Day 6St. Francisville  
    Day 7Natchez  
    Day 8Vicksburg  
    Day 9Greenville  
    Day 10Rosedale  
    Day 11Memphis  
    Day 12Memphis  

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