VIVA Cruises operates 10 ships along the European rivers of the Danube, Rhine, Moselle, Elbe, Main, Rhone and Seine on full charters to Tauck and Riviera Travel, amongst others, under the Scylla brand.
In 2018, the family behind Scylla founded its own river cruise operator, VIVA Cruises, based in Dusseldorf, Germany, and from July 2021, VIVA will operate its very first new-build ship VIVA ONE.
You may well have sailed on a VIVA ship without knowing -- popular ships include Jane Austen and Lord Byron, both of which are chartered by Riviera Travel; and Inspire and Treasures is operated by Tauck.
VIVA offers a fully all-inclusive product, which includes full board, high-quality alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, minibar, beauty products from luxury cosmetic brand, Rituals, Wi-Fi and all tips and gratuities.
VIVA Cruises is currently a river cruise specialist, but is entering the expedition market with new ship MS Seaventure, formerly MS Bremen, in May 2021.
The 164-passenger vessel will off 13 unique itineraries including the Baltic Sea, Iceland & Spitsbergen, Greenland, Canada and South America.
The ships small size allows it to enter remote harbours and winding rivers, as well as operate in the Arctic.
Cruise Critic is not a booking agent and does not charge any service fees to users of our site. Our partners who list cruise pricing on Cruise Critic are required to provide prices for cruise only, per person, double occupancy, and are based on specific cabin types and sailing dates, and may not be available for all cabin types/sailings. Taxes, fees and port expenses not included. Rates are in AUD and valid for AU and New Zealand residents only. Fuel supplement may apply. When you book with one of our partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees.
For any cruises listed, Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates or prices. In addition, average cruise prices are updated nightly.
Furthermore, Cruise Critic makes no guarantees for availability of prices advertised on our site. Listed prices may have blackout dates, qualifications or restrictions.
Cruise Critic is not responsible for content on external web sites.
Lowest pricing is based on our 3rd party pricing supplier and valid as of 18th September 2021.