Viking Njord


Cruise line
Viking Cruises

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

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Viking Njord Review and Specifications

Specifications of Viking Njord

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 Njord

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

Viking Njord cruise ship

Viking Cruises Njord ship was designed by the legendary architects Yran & Storbraaten, standing behind Seabourn Yachts. This river cruise boat offers state-of-the-art patented design, luxury and engineering. All Viking Longships offer guests more ways for personalizing their trip.Viking Njord cruise ship Viking Njord longship offers two Explorer Suites with spectacular 270-degrees views and private wraparound verandas. The seven Veranda Suites have two full rooms, veranda off their living room and French balcony in bedroom. There are also 39 Veranda Staterooms, 25 Standard Staterooms and 22 French Balcony Staterooms. The Observation lounge and bar have floor-to-ceiling glass doors for panoramic views. The Aquavit indoor-outdoor terrace is located at the bow of ship, ideal spot for relax, as well as the Sun Deck with shaded sitting area and 360-degree views.

Viking Njord ship

Year built 2012 (longship) MMSI number Callsign code Flag State (registered in) 269057387 HE7387 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 Gail Wiswedel
  • 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: Njord (dining room), Aquavit Terrace (al fresco).
  • Lounges & Bars: Observation, Njord Atrium (lobby), Library (Internet), Shop (gifts, souvenirs), top-deck (shaded relaxation area, Sky Bar, Herbal Garden, putting green, walking track, shaffleboard). The Njord longship doesn’t have gym room, pool, jacuzzi, spa.
  • Viking Njord 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 Njord boat transfers and airport meet&greet services are included in the fares only when airfares are purchased through the Viking cruise line.
  • Viking Njord 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 Njord 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 Njord 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 Njord'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 Njord 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 Munich to Passau.
  • "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).

Viking Njord Itineraries 2016

The below listed Viking Njord 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
05 November 5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
Prices starting
from $2046
06 Nov        Departing from Budapest, Hungary
07 Nov        Vienna, Austria
08 Nov        Krems an der Donau, Austria
09 Nov        Passau, Germany
10 Nov        Regensburg, Germany
11 Nov        Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany
12 November 5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
Prices starting
from $2006
13 Nov        Departing from Nuremberg, Germany
14 Nov        Regensburg, Germany
15 Nov        Passau, Germany
16 Nov        Krems an der Donau, Austria
17 Nov        Vienna, Austria
18 Nov        Arriving in Budapest, Hungary
19 November 5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
Prices starting
from $2006
20 Nov        Departing from Budapest, Hungary
21 Nov        Vienna, Austria
22 Nov        Krems an der Donau, Austria
23 Nov        Passau, Germany
24 Nov        Regensburg, Germany
25 Nov        Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany
26 November 5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
Prices starting
from $1916
27 Nov        Departing from Nuremberg, Germany
28 Nov        Regensburg, Germany
29 Nov        Passau, Germany
30 Nov        Krems an der Donau, Austria
01 Dec        Vienna, Austria
02 Dec        Arriving in Budapest, Hungary
03 December 5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
Prices starting
from $2566
04 Dec        Departing from Budapest, Hungary
05 Dec        Vienna, Austria
06 Dec        Krems an der Donau, Austria
07 Dec        Passau, Germany
08 Dec        Regensburg, Germany
09 Dec        Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany
10 December 5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Nuremberg to Budapest
Prices starting
from $2566
11 Dec        Departing from Nuremberg, Germany
12 Dec        Regensburg, Germany
13 Dec        Passau, Germany
14 Dec        Krems an der Donau, Austria
15 Dec        Vienna, Austria
16 Dec        Arriving in Budapest, Hungary
17 December 5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Budapest to Nuremberg
Prices starting
from $2046
18 Dec        Departing from Budapest, Hungary
19 Dec        Vienna, Austria
20 Dec        Krems an der Donau, Austria
21 Dec        Passau, Germany
22 Dec        Regensburg, Germany
23 Dec        Arriving in Nuremberg, Germany