Viking Alsvin


Cruise line
Viking Cruises

Current cruise:
5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Budapest to Passau
03 Dec, 2016 - 08 Dec, 2016

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Viking Alsvin Review and Specifications

Specifications of Viking Alsvin

Flag Switzerland
Builder Neptun Werft GmbH
Year built 2014
Speed 15 kn / 28 kph / 17 mph
Length (LOA) 135 m / 443 ft
Beam (width) 29 m / 95 ft
Gross Tonnage 5000 gt
Passengers 95 - 190
Crew 50
Decks 4
Decks with cabins 3

Review of Viking Alsvin

The Viking Alsvin boat cruises on Danube, Rhine and Main rivers in Holland, Germany, Slovakia, Hungary, Austria, departing from Amsterdam, Budapest and Passau.

Viking Alsvin cruise ship

The state-of-the-art river ship Viking Alsvin longship was designed as a “green ship” by the legendary architects Yran & Storbraaten, with solar panels, hybrid energy-efficient engines and organic herb garden. The added benefit of hybrid engines helps for smoother cruising experience.Viking Alsvin cruise ship Three quarters of Viking Alsvin cabins feature either a French balcony or a full veranda, and suites have both. Explorer Suites offer 270-degrees view of river and beyond. The Aquavit Terrace is at ship’s bow, and offers opportunity for indoor and outdoor relaxation and dining, with floor to ceiling windows. The Sun Deck shaded sitting area provides ideal environment to enjoy the changing scenery while you cruise. Onboard amenities also include a library, an onboard boutique and free wireless internet service.

Viking Alsvin ship

Year built 2014 (longship) MMSI number Callsign code Flag State (registered in) 269057468 HE7468 Switzerland
Passenger capacity Crew capacity Gross tonnage weight LOA length 190 50 5,000 tons 444 ft (135 m) Ship builder Owner and Operator Christened by Neptun Werft (Germany) Viking Cruises Mary Berry
  • Passenger decks: 4 (out of 4)
  • Cabin grades number: 8
  • Total number of cabins: 95 (of which 9 Suite, 22 French Balconies, 25 with a non-opening window).
  • Restaurants: Alsvin (dining room), Aquavit Terrace (al fresco).
  • Lounges & Bars: Observation, Alsvin Atrium (lobby), Library (Internet), Shop (gifts, souvenirs), top-deck (shaded relaxation area, Sky Bar, Herbal Garden, putting green, walking track, shaffleboard). The Alsvin longship doesn't have gym room, pool, jacuzzi, spa.
  • Viking Alsvin river cruise deals are inclusive of Internet (Wi-Fi), all tours/excursions, ground transfers, live evening entertainment, daily lecturers, food and wine tastings, 24-hour coffee/tea, replenished daily bottled water.
  • Note: To/from Viking Alsvin boat transfers and airport meet&greet services are included in the fares only when airfares are purchased through the Viking cruise line.
  • Viking Alsvin is one of the latest generation Viking Cruises longships. This is a new (patented) Viking river cruise boat design allowing bigger accommodations without the need to shrink public areas size and to compromise the vessel's general comfort.

Viking Alsvin cabins

Types/Categories (number, location), high to low
  • Suites - ES (x2, deck3), AA (x7, deck 3)
  • Balcony Staterooms - A (x20, deck3), B (x17, deck2)
  • French Balcony Staterooms (with floor to ceiling door-windows) - C (x5, deck3), D (x15, deck2)
  • RiverView Staterooms - E (x18, deck1), F (x7, deck1).
Note: You can see the CruiseMapper's list of all river cruise ships and riverboats in the "itinerary" section of our River Cruises hub. All companies and their fleets are listed there.

Our Viking Alsvin river cruise prices are per person and based on double occupancy. These are only indicative Viking cruise rates. They might be different when you book your Viking River Cruises Europe cruisetour deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. On some Viking Alsvin cruise tours, the line offers round-trip USA airfare discount deals (on select cabins or itineraries/dates).Viking River Cruises longships infographic Follows the list of Viking Alsvin river cruise itineraries as themes, officially announced by the Viking Cruises line:

  • "GRAND EUROPEAN TOUR" are 14-days Rhine and Danube cruises from Amsterdam to Budapest, and the reverse from Budapest to Amsterdam. These deals feature "Rhine-Main-Danube Canal" passage (Germany), 5 countries to visit (Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, Germany, Holland) and 13 complimentary land tours/excursions. On departures from Budapest, the sailing part starts in the evening on the second day, and ends in Amsterdam (with optional 2-night Amsterdam hotel package). Disembarkation in Budapest offers optional 3-night Prague hotel package (Czech Republic).
  • "LEGENDS OF THE RHINE" are 7-days river cruises from Amsterdam to Frankfurt, and the reverse from Frankfurt to Amsterdam. These deals offer 2 countries to visit (Holland and Germany) and 7 complimentary land tours/excursions. Disembarkation in Frankfurt offers an optional 2-night Nuremberg hotel package. Disembarkation in Holland offers the optional hotel stays: for 2-night in Amsterdam or 3-night in a Bruges (Belgium).
  • "DANUBE WALTZ” are 7-days river cruises from Budapest to Passau, and the reverse from Passau to Budapest. These deals offer 4 countries to visit (Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Hungary) and 6 complimentary land tours/excursions. Passau disembarkation includes a bus transfer from Passau to Munich, with optional 3-night Prague hotel package (Czech Republic). Passau embarkation includes bus transfer Munich to Passau.
  • "TULIPS and WINDMILLS" are 9-days Springtime themed Belgium and Holland river cruises from Amsterdam (round-trip), with 8 complimentary land tours/excursions. On departures from Amsterdam, the sailing part starts on the second day. The itinerary features an Amsterdam canal cruise on a glass-domed boat and evening departure (on Day 2), cruising on lake IJsselmeer/Zuiderzee, visiting the Paleis Het Loo gardens (from Arnhem), Kinderdijk (windmills network), Antwerp (on river Scheldt in Belgium), Ghent (bus transfer to Bruges), bus travel in the Walcheren region (southwest Holland, stopping in Veere), Holland Delta Works cruise (Dutch system of numerous dams, locks, dykes, storm barriers, all protecting the Holland's Rhine-Meuse-Scheldt area from flooding; embarkation again in Bruinisse /Zeeland), Rotterdam (bus travel to Keukenhof Gardens in Lisse - world's 2nd largest floral garden after the Dubai's Miracle Garden), Amsterdam overnight dock.

Viking Alsvin Itineraries 2016

The below listed Viking Alsvin cruise prices on 2016 itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Viking Cruises fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

Itinerary ports
01 November 15 nights / 16 days, one-way from Ghent to Budapest
03 Nov        Departing from Ghent, Belgium
04 Nov - 05 Nov        Amsterdam, Holland
06 Nov        Kinderdijk, Holland
07 Nov        Cologne, Germany
08 Nov        Koblenz, Germany
09 Nov        Miltenberg, Germany
10 Nov        Wurzburg, Germany
11 Nov        Bamberg, Germany
12 Nov        Nuremberg, Germany
13 Nov        Regensburg, Germany
14 Nov        Passau, Germany
15 Nov        Melk, Austria
16 Nov - 17 Nov        Vienna, Austria
18 Nov        Arriving in Budapest, Hungary
05 November 13 nights / 14 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest
Prices starting
from $3687
05 Nov        Departing from Amsterdam, Holland
06 Nov        Kinderdijk, Holland
07 Nov        Cologne, Germany
08 Nov        Koblenz, Germany
09 Nov        Miltenberg, Germany
10 Nov        Wurzburg, Germany
11 Nov        Bamberg, Germany
12 Nov        Nuremberg, Germany
13 Nov        Regensburg, Germany
14 Nov        Passau, Germany
15 Nov        Melk, Austria
16 Nov - 17 Nov        Vienna, Austria
18 Nov        Arriving in Budapest, Hungary
19 November 5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Budapest to Passau
20 Nov        Departing from Budapest, Hungary
21 Nov        Bratislava, Slovakia
22 Nov        Vienna, Austria
23 Nov        Melk, Austria
24 Nov        Linz, Austria
25 Nov        Arriving in Passau, Germany
26 November 5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Passau to Budapest
27 Nov        Departing from Passau, Germany
28 Nov        Linz, Austria
29 Nov        Melk, Austria
30 Nov        Vienna, Austria
01 Dec        Bratislava, Slovakia
02 Dec        Arriving in Budapest, Hungary
03 December 5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Budapest to Passau
04 Dec        Departing from Budapest, Hungary
05 Dec        Bratislava, Slovakia
06 Dec        Vienna, Austria
07 Dec        Melk, Austria
08 Dec        Linz, Austria
09 Dec        Arriving in Passau, Germany
10 December 5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Passau to Budapest
11 Dec        Departing from Passau, Germany
12 Dec        Linz, Austria
13 Dec        Melk, Austria
14 Dec        Vienna, Austria
15 Dec        Bratislava, Slovakia
16 Dec        Arriving in Budapest, Hungary
17 December 5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Budapest to Passau
18 Dec        Departing from Budapest, Hungary
19 Dec        Bratislava, Slovakia
20 Dec        Vienna, Austria
21 Dec        Melk, Austria
22 Dec        Linz, Austria
23 Dec        Arriving in Passau, Germany