The Last Journey of the Vikings
Travel 1000 years into the past for a dramatic recreation of the Vikings' departure from their homeland of Scandinavia for a new life overseas.
Directed byJames Velasquez
S01:E01 - The Emigrants
Most people regard the Vikings as violent robbers but were much more than that. Get an insight into the changes in their environment and society that forced them to leave Scandinavia.
S01:E02 - 100 Days in Paris
In the French Empire, the Vikings come face to face with new defenses and Charlemagne refuses to hand over Christian land to pagans and pirates. The defense continues but then changes.
S01:E03 - The Good Land
In the second half of the 900s, the Vikings return to France, but this time they choose unification over robbery. With a political connection, this paves the way for the Duchy of Normandy.
S01:E04 - The Last Battle of the Vikings
The Vikings have turned from a monastic robbery into a power struggle for the crown. The battle of Hastings 1066 marks the end of the Viking Age, but with the victorious Vilhjálmur a new era begins.