Viking Skadi


Cruise line
Viking Cruises

Current cruise:
13 nights / 14 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest
15 Oct, 2016 - 28 Oct, 2016

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Viking Skadi Review and Specifications

Specifications of Viking Skadi

Flag Switzerland
Builder Neptun Werft GmbH
Year of built 2013
Speed 15 kn
Length 135 m
Beam 29 m
Gross Tonnage 5000 gt
Passengers 95 - 190
Crew 50
Decks 4
Decks with cabins 3

Review of Viking Skadi

The Viking Skadi boat cruises on Danube, Rhine and Main rivers in Holland, Germany, Slovakia, Hungary, Austria, France, Switzerland, Belgium. The ship is departing from Amsterdam, Basel, Budapest and Passau.

Viking Skadi cruise ship

Viking Skadi 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 Skadi cruise ship Viking “green” ships feature solar panels, hybrid energy-efficient engines and organic herb garden. Viking Skadi carries 190 passengers who benefit from the comfortable amenities like flat-panel 40” Sony TVs and in-room refrigerators. Don't forget to try the putting green and the walking track, or have a rest in the library corner. There is also an onboard boutique, laundry service and free wireless internet service shipwide.

Viking Skadi ship

Year built 2013 (longship) MMSI number Callsign code Flag State (registered in) 269057414 HE7414 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 Countess Fiona of Carnarvon
  • 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: Skadi (dining room), Aquavit Terrace (al fresco).
  • Lounges & Bars: Observation, Skadi Atrium (lobby), Library (Internet), Shop (gifts, souvenirs), top-deck (shaded relaxation area, Sky Bar, Herbal Garden, putting green, walking track, shaffleboard). The Skadi longship doesn’t have gym room, pool, jacuzzi, spa.
  • Viking Skadi 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 Skadi boat transfers and airport meet&greet services are included in the fares only when airfares are purchased through the Viking cruise line.
  • Viking Skadi 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 Skadi 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 Skadi 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 Skadi 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 Skadi 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.
  • "GRAND EUROPEAN TOUR" are 14-days river cruises from Amsterdam to Budapest, and the reverse from Budapest to Amsterdam. These deals offer 5 countries to visit, with 13 complimentary tours/excursions included. the Alsvin ship departs from Budapest, the sailing part starts in the evening on the second day, and ends in Amsterdam (with an optional 2-night Amsterdam hotel package). Disembarkation in Budapest offers an optional 3-night Prague hotel package (Czech Republic).
  • "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 Skadi Itineraries 2016

The below listed Viking Skadi 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
17 September 13 nights / 14 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest
Prices starting
from $4802
17 Sep        Departing from Amsterdam, Holland
18 Sep        Kinderdijk, Holland
19 Sep        Cologne, Germany
20 Sep        Koblenz, Germany
21 Sep        Miltenberg, Germany
22 Sep        Wurzburg, Germany
23 Sep        Bamberg, Germany
24 Sep        Nuremberg, Germany
25 Sep        Regensburg, Germany
26 Sep        Passau, Germany
27 Sep        Melk, Austria
28 Sep - 29 Sep        Vienna, Austria
30 Sep        Arriving in Budapest, Hungary
01 October 13 nights / 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam
Prices starting
from $15027
02 Oct        Departing from Budapest, Hungary
03 Oct - 04 Oct        Vienna, Austria
05 Oct        Melk, Austria
06 Oct        Passau, Germany
07 Oct        Regensburg, Germany
08 Oct        Nuremberg, Germany
09 Oct        Bamberg, Germany
10 Oct        Wurzburg, Germany
11 Oct        Wertheim, Germany
12 Oct        Koblenz, Germany
13 Oct        Cologne, Germany
14 Oct        Kinderdijk, Holland
15 Oct        Arriving in Amsterdam, Holland
15 October 13 nights / 14 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest
Prices starting
from $4152
15 Oct        Departing from Amsterdam, Holland
16 Oct        Kinderdijk, Holland
17 Oct        Cologne, Germany
18 Oct        Koblenz, Germany
19 Oct        Miltenberg, Germany
20 Oct        Wurzburg, Germany
21 Oct        Bamberg, Germany
22 Oct        Nuremberg, Germany
23 Oct        Regensburg, Germany
24 Oct        Passau, Germany
25 Oct        Melk, Austria
26 Oct - 27 Oct        Vienna, Austria
28 Oct        Arriving in Budapest, Hungary
29 October 13 nights / 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam
Prices starting
from $4152
30 Oct        Departing from Budapest, Hungary
31 Oct - 01 Nov        Vienna, Austria
02 Nov        Melk, Austria
03 Nov        Passau, Germany
04 Nov        Regensburg, Germany
05 Nov        Nuremberg, Germany
06 Nov        Bamberg, Germany
07 Nov        Wurzburg, Germany
08 Nov        Wertheim, Germany
09 Nov        Koblenz, Germany
10 Nov        Cologne, Germany
11 Nov        Kinderdijk, Holland
12 Nov        Arriving in Amsterdam, Holland
12 November 13 nights / 14 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest
Prices starting
from $3687
12 Nov        Departing from Amsterdam, Holland
13 Nov        Kinderdijk, Holland
14 Nov        Cologne, Germany
15 Nov        Koblenz, Germany
16 Nov        Miltenberg, Germany
17 Nov        Wurzburg, Germany
18 Nov        Bamberg, Germany
19 Nov        Nuremberg, Germany
20 Nov        Regensburg, Germany
21 Nov        Passau, Germany
22 Nov        Melk, Austria
23 Nov - 24 Nov        Vienna, Austria
25 Nov        Arriving in Budapest, Hungary
26 November 5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Budapest to Passau
27 Nov        Departing from Budapest, Hungary
28 Nov        Bratislava, Slovakia
29 Nov        Vienna, Austria
30 Nov        Melk, Austria
01 Dec        Linz, Austria
02 Dec        Arriving in Passau, Germany
03 December 5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Passau to Budapest
04 Dec        Departing from Passau, Germany
05 Dec        Linz, Austria
06 Dec        Melk, Austria
07 Dec        Vienna, Austria
08 Dec        Bratislava, Slovakia
09 Dec        Arriving in Budapest, Hungary
10 December 5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Budapest to Passau
11 Dec        Departing from Budapest, Hungary
12 Dec        Bratislava, Slovakia
13 Dec        Vienna, Austria
14 Dec        Melk, Austria
15 Dec        Linz, Austria
16 Dec        Arriving in Passau, Germany
17 December 5 nights / 6 days, one-way from Passau to Budapest
18 Dec        Departing from Passau, Germany
19 Dec        Linz, Austria
20 Dec        Melk, Austria
21 Dec        Vienna, Austria
22 Dec        Bratislava, Slovakia
23 Dec        Arriving in Budapest, Hungary