Viking Sun

Viking Cruises has announced the second world cruise aboard the Viking Sun sailing 128 days, spanning five continents, 21 countries and 44 ports, including 10 overnights.

Slated for delivery in October of 2017, the Sun will sail her first world cruise from Miami on Dec. 15, 2017.

The second world cruise will depart from Miami on Jan. 3, 2019 and according to a statement from the line will allow guests to explore South America and the islands of the South Pacific; ports in Africa, from Cape Town to Dakar; the Strait of Magellan, Tasman Sea, and Indian Ocean, before concluding in London.

Viking said that as with all its itineraries, guests receive a complimentary shore excursion in each of the 44 ports and free unlimited Wi-Fi; World cruise guests also receive business class airfare and all gratuities and service fees, along with an extensive list of added-value included features in their cruise fare.

"We offer itineraries that are designed for explorers, and our world cruises are the most extensive and culturally immersive journeys available in the industry. Our first world cruise is 100 percent sold out, and we are pleased with the initial response to our second world cruise itinerary among new and returning guests," said Torstein Hagen, chairman of Viking Cruises, in a prepared statement.