Viking Cruises operates two liners, Viking Star and Viking Sea; two more will be added next year. Cruises are available of the Baltic Sea and North Atlantic, Caribbean and the Americas and Mediterranean. The 15-day In the Wake of the Vikings cruise from Bergen to Montreal in September 2017 and 2018 calls at the Shetland and Faroe Islands, Iceland, Greenland, Newfoundland and Quebec; from $12,049 a person, twin-share, including guided tours, private deluxe veranda stateroom, all meals aboard and beer and wine with meals. Book by January 17 to receive a shipboard credit of $US1000 a couple. There’s an optional stay in Montreal from $799 a person twin-share for two nights including accommodation, breakfasts and transfers. More: 1300 062 326; vikingcruises.com.au.