Deck 5 layout starts with two Conference Rooms – “Nordlys” (portside) and “Polarlys” (starboard), used for business-, large group- and private meetings, anniversary events, etc.
Valhall Amphitheatre hosts exclusively multimedia presentations and lectures by scientists and wildlife experts throughout the voyage (otherwise stays closed /no onboard show program). There is a seating area outside the Valhall theater (furnitured with small tables and chairs), which is a great place for relaxation, reading or enjoying the Norwegian coastline scenery along the Trollfjord itinerary route.
Viking Saga Cafe is a 24-hour open cafeteria, with a la carte menu (snacks, hot meals, drinks). The Cafe serves mainly local passengers, who use the Trollfjord ship as port-to-port ferry boat. The portside part of the area has a separate seating area (“Viking Cafe”) often used by passengers for reading.
Kids Playroom is also part of the Cafe area (forward-starboard), conveniently servicing families traveling with small children.
Viking Market Shop sells mostly Norwegian souvenirs and gifts, with some Hutigruten logo merchandise, also toiletries, clothing, jewelry, postcards, toys (stuffed animals).
Saga Hall Restaurant is the ship’s dining room (capacity 335 seats, nonsmoking, for cruise passengers only). Dining room features large floor-ceiling panoramic windows, 2- and 4-seats tables, a large buffet station in the middle, adjacent Galley/Kitchen area. The Saga Hall dining room restaurant offers buffet-style Breakfast (incl bacon, eggs, sausages, cold meats, selection of cheeses, seafood, breads, also cereals, fruits, porridge, self-service station for coffee-tea-juice) and Lunch (incl salads and soups, hot/cold meats, pate, seafood, vegetables, desserts). The 2-seating Dinner is waiter served (with 3-course menu /Scandinavian-Norwegian specialties). Wine by the bottle costs extra (wine package available for purchasing at the reception).