Viking Ocean Cruises announced that its second cruise ship, Viking Sea, had embarked on her maiden voyage (April 4 - April 12) to Venice from Istanbul

Out of Venice, Viking Sea will sail into the Atlantic through the Mediterranean on her way to be officially christened on London's Thames River in Greenwich, May 5. Following the ceremony, Viking Sea will spend her maiden season sailing in Scandinavia, the Baltic, Western and Eastern Mediterranean.

Viking Sea


The 930-passenger Viking Sea is the 2nd of 6 ocean cruise ships on order. The 3rd vessel, Viking Sky, is scheduled for delivery in early 2017; the 3 remaining, still unnamed ships will be delivered in late 2017, 2018 and 2020.