Viking Forseti Review and Specifications
Specifications of Viking Forseti
|Builder||Neptun Werft GmbH|
|Year of built||2013|
|Gross Tonnage||5000 gt|
|Passengers||95 - 190|
|Decks with cabins||3|
Review of Viking Forseti
The Viking Forseti boat cruises on Dordogne, Garonne and Gironde rivers, departing from Bordeaux, France.
Viking Forseti cruise ship
The Viking Cruises longship Viking Forseti was designed as a “green ship” by the legendary architects Yran & Storbraaten, with solar panels, hybrid energy-efficient engines and organic herb garden. Three quarters of Viking Forseti cabins feature either a French balcony or a full veranda, and suites have both. On board ship you will find 95 outside staterooms (two Explorer Suites, seven Veranda Suites, thirty-nine Veranda Staterooms, twenty-two French Balcony Staterooms and twenty-five Standard Staterooms. All suites have two rooms, a veranda off their living room and French balcony in bedroom. Explorer Suites offer 270-degrees view of river and beyond.
Viking Forseti ship
|Year built||2013 (longship)||MMSI number Callsign code Flag State (registered in)||269057418 HE7418 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 Zhang Ling|
Viking Forseti cabinsTypes/Categories (number, location), high to low
Viking Forseti 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 France cruisetour deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. On some Viking Forseti France cruise tours, the line offers round-trip USA airfare discount deals (on select cabins or itineraries/dates). Follows the list of Viking Forseti river cruise itineraries as themes, officially announced by the Viking Cruises line:
- "CHATEAUX RIVERS and WINE" are 7-days France wine river cruises from Bordeaux (round-trip). The itinerary offers 5 complimentary land tours/excursions to some of the most famous French vineyards regions: Saint-Emilion, Medoc, Pomerol, Sauternes, Margaux - just to name a few.
- Departures from Avignon include bus transfer to Avignon for embarkation, disembarkation in Chalon, bus transfer to Lyon airport, and an optional 3-night Paris hotel package.
- Day 2 - Medoc wine region (Pauillac dock, wine country tour, wine-tastings /Margaux wines). The Medoc region also produces the world famous Rothschild wines Chateaux Lafite, Latour and Mouton.
- Day 3 - Blaye (optional Cognac town excursion), Libourne (overnight dock)
- Day 4 - Libourne tour (optional excursions- Bergerac /truffles, or French wine tasting at a chateau /Saint-Émilion and Pomerol wines)
- Day 5 - Garonne River cruise, Cadillac (Sauternes excursion /dessert wines tasting
- Day 6 - Garonne cruise to Bordeaux (overnight dock)
- Day 7 - full day stay in Bordeaux, with optional full-day Arcachon excursion (on Atlantic coast- Victorian villas, oysters cuisine) or you can join the Master Chef to the Bordeaux food market.
- Day 8 - disembarkation, with an optional 3-night Paris hotel package (Seine River).
- The departure point Bordeaux is a destination of itself. This city features a truly grand style architecture and numerous museums to explore.
- Wine tasting on all Viking river cruises in France is included in the fares. Besides the unique taste of regional wines, guests will enjoy classy gourmet dining experiences with the traditional for the country truffles and the French brandy we all know as cognac.
- Note: "Cruising Only" deals are the 5-day Bordeaux roundtrip itinerary.
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Viking Forseti Itineraries 2016
The below listed Viking Forseti 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.
Viking Forseti Itineraries 2017
The below listed Viking Forseti cruise prices on 2017 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.