Viking Idun

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Cruise line
Viking Cruises

Current cruise:
9 nights / 10 days, one-way from Paris to Prague
01 Dec, 2016 - 10 Dec, 2016

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Viking Idun Review and Specifications

Specifications of Viking Idun

Flag Switzerland
Builder Neptun Werft GmbH
Year built 2012
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 Idun

The Viking Idun boat cruises on Danube river in Germany, Hungary, Austria, Slovakia, departing from Passau, Nurnberg, Paris, Budapest, and Prague.

Viking Idun cruise ship

The state-of-the-art Viking Cruises longship Viking Idun was designed as a “green ship” by the legendary architects Yran & Storbraaten, with solar panels, hybrid energy-efficient engines and organic herb garden.Viking Idun cruise ship Three quarters of Viking Idun 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. 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 Idun ship

Year built 2014 (longship) MMSI number Callsign code Flag State (registered in) 269057388 HE7388 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 Dr Lisa Randall
  • 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: Idun (dining room), Aquavit Terrace (al fresco).
  • Lounges & Bars: Observation, Idun Atrium (lobby), Library (Internet), Shop (gifts, souvenirs), top-deck (shaded relaxation area, Sky Bar, Herbal Garden, putting green, walking track, shaffleboard). The Idun longship doesn’t have gym room, pool, jacuzzi, spa.
  • Viking Idun 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 Idun boat transfers and airport meet&greet services are included in the fares only when airfares are purchased through the Viking cruise line.
  • Viking Idun 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 Idun 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.

Viking Idun 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 Idun's Danube 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 Idun river cruise itineraries as themes, officially announced by the Viking Cruises line:

  • "ROMANTIC DANUBE" are 7-days river cruises from Nuremberg to Budapest, and the reverse from Budapest to Nuremberg/Nurnberg. These deals offer 3 countries to visit (Austria, Germany, Hungary) and 6 complimentary land tours/excursions. Disembarkation in Nuremberg offers two optional hotel packages - 2-night Nuremberg or 3-night Prague (Czech Republic). On departures from Germany (Nuremberg) sailing part starts on Day 2 with the Main-Danube Canal cruise (passing through the locks) to end in Budapest (with optional 2-night Budapest hotel package).
  • "CITIES OF LIGHT" are 11-days river cruises from Paris to Prague, and reverse from Prague to Paris. These deals offer 4 countries to visit (France, Luxembourg, Germany, Czech Republic) with 10 complimentary land tours/excursions included in the fares. Prices are also inclusive of 2-night Paris luxury hotel package,train travel to Luxembourg, bus transfer to Trier (on Moselle River /embarkation), bus transfer from Koblenz to Marksburg Castle (embarkation again in Braubach),bus transfer from Nurnberg to Prague (2-night Prague luxury hotel package included), with an optional package for 2 more nights in Prague (Czech Republic). On departures from Prague, an optional 2-night Paris hotel package is offered.
  • "RHINE RHAPSODY" are 9-days Moselle and Rhine river cruises from Paris to Basel, and the reverse from Basel to Paris. These deals offer 4 countries to visit (France, Luxembourg, Germany, Switzerland) and 8 complimentary land tours/excursions. Viking deals are also inclusive of 2-night Paris luxury hotel package, train travel to Luxembourg (Switzerland), bus transfer to Germany (Trier, on Moselle River, for embarkation), There are two optional hotel packages - 2-night in Lucerne (Lake Lucerne, Swiss Alps) or 3-night in Montreux (Lake Geneva, for touring Lausanne and Geneva). On departures from Switzerland (Basel), the sailing part starts on Day 2 (early evening), with an optional 2-night Paris hotel package at the end.

Viking Idun Itineraries 2016

The below listed Viking Idun 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.

Departure
Itinerary ports
03 November 9 nights / 10 days, one-way from Paris to Prague
Prices starting
from $3031
04 Nov        Departing from Paris, France
05 Nov        Luxembourg
06 Nov        Trier, Germany
07 Nov        Cochem, Germany
08 Nov        Koblenz, Germany
09 Nov        Heidelberg, Germany
10 Nov        Wurzburg, Germany
11 Nov        Bamberg, Germany
12 Nov        Nuremberg, Germany
13 Nov        Arriving in Prague, Czech Republic
10 November 9 nights / 10 days, one-way from Prague to Paris
Prices starting
from $5954
11 Nov        Departing from Prague, Czech Republic
12 Nov        Nuremberg, Germany
13 Nov        Bamberg, Germany
14 Nov        Wurzburg, Germany
15 Nov        Heidelberg, Germany
16 Nov        Mainz, Germany
17 Nov        Cochem, Germany
18 Nov        Trier, Germany
19 Nov        Luxembourg
20 Nov        Arriving in Paris, France
17 November 9 nights / 10 days, one-way from Paris to Prague
Prices starting
from $3031
18 Nov        Departing from Paris, France
19 Nov        Luxembourg
20 Nov        Trier, Germany
21 Nov        Cochem, Germany
22 Nov        Koblenz, Germany
23 Nov        Heidelberg, Germany
24 Nov        Wurzburg, Germany
25 Nov        Bamberg, Germany
26 Nov        Nuremberg, Germany
27 Nov        Arriving in Prague, Czech Republic
24 November 9 nights / 10 days, one-way from Prague to Paris
Prices starting
from $5769
25 Nov        Departing from Prague, Czech Republic
26 Nov        Nuremberg, Germany
27 Nov        Bamberg, Germany
28 Nov        Wurzburg, Germany
29 Nov        Heidelberg, Germany
30 Nov        Mainz, Germany
01 Dec        Cochem, Germany
02 Dec        Trier, Germany
03 Dec        Luxembourg
04 Dec        Arriving in Paris, France
01 December 9 nights / 10 days, one-way from Paris to Prague
Prices starting
from $3031
02 Dec        Departing from Paris, France
03 Dec        Luxembourg
04 Dec        Trier, Germany
05 Dec        Cochem, Germany
06 Dec        Koblenz, Germany
07 Dec        Heidelberg, Germany
08 Dec        Wurzburg, Germany
09 Dec        Bamberg, Germany
10 Dec        Nuremberg, Germany
11 Dec        Arriving in Prague, Czech Republic
08 December 9 nights / 10 days, one-way from Prague to Paris
Prices starting
from $5954
09 Dec        Departing from Prague, Czech Republic
10 Dec        Nuremberg, Germany
11 Dec        Bamberg, Germany
12 Dec        Wurzburg, Germany
13 Dec        Heidelberg, Germany
14 Dec        Mainz, Germany
15 Dec        Cochem, Germany
16 Dec        Trier, Germany
17 Dec        Luxembourg
18 Dec        Arriving in Paris, France