Viking Legend Review and Specifications
Specifications of Viking Legend
|Builder||Neptun Werft GmbH|
|Speed||15 kn / 28 kph / 17 mph|
|Length (LOA)||135 m / 443 ft|
|Beam (width)||11 m / 36 ft|
|Gross Tonnage||5000 gt|
|Passengers||97 - 188|
|Decks with cabins||3|
Review of Viking Legend
The Viking Legend boat cruises on Danube river in Austria, Germany, Hungary, Slovakia, departing from Budapest and Passau.
Viking Legend cruise ship
Viking Legend was specially designed for sailing in comfort on the European rivers. Her higher ceilings give a spacious feeling. With good height of deck, Viking Legend is similar to Viking Helvetia and Viking Sun, but has sleeker shape ensuring ultimate flexibility. Viking Legend is a Viking “green” ship, boasting diesel-electric hybrid engines producing reduced noise, vibration and 20 percent fewer emissions. The entire ship was set up for best viewing of scenery and in addition to the French balconies, large picture windows and hotel-style beds, guests can enjoy the open air decks during their sailing. The observation restaurant and deck feature huge panoramic windows. Ship’s lobby atrium also offers a seating area with large observation windows. Viking Legend boasts 97 outside staterooms, of which 66 French Balcony, 24 Standard, 5 Singles and 2 Suites. The Sun deck features 360-deg. views and provides shaded sitting area. Benefit from the onboard boutique, library and free wireless internet service shipwide.
Viking Legend ship
|Year built||2009||MMSI number Callsign code Flag State (registered in)||269057308 HE7308 Switzerland|
|Passenger capacity Crew capacity Gross tonnage weight LOA length||188 40 5,000 tons 444 ft (135 m)||Ship builder Owner and Operator Christened by||Neptun Werft (Germany) Viking Cruises Stevi Tracas|
Viking Legend cabinsTypes/Categories (number, location), high to low
Viking Legend 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 Legend's Danube cruise tours, the line offers round-trip USA airfare discount deals (on select cabins or itineraries/dates).
Viking Legend itineraries
Follows the list of Viking Legend river cruise itineraries as themes, officially announced by the Viking Cruises line:
- "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 from Munich to Passau, and optional 2-night Budapest hotel package.