Viking Tor

Viking Tor Review and Specifications

Specifications of Viking Tor

Flag state Switzerland
Builder Neptun Werft GmbH (Rostock, Germany)
Year built 2013
Owner Viking River Cruises
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
Cabins 95
Decks with cabins 3
Christened by Marit Barstad

Review of Viking Tor

The Viking Tor boat cruises on Danube and Rhine river in Holland, Germany, France, Switzerland, departing from Amsterdam, Budapest, Basel, Nurnberg, and Passau.

Three quarters of the river cruise ship Viking Tor 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 Tor cruise ship The Viking longship Tor was designed as a “green ship” by the architects Yran & Storbraaten (Norway), with solar panels, hybrid energy-efficient engines and organic herb garden.

Viking Tor 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 Tor cruise tours, the line offers round-trip USA airfare discount deals (on select cabins or itineraries/dates).

River Cruise Itineraries

Follows the list of Viking Tor river cruise itineraries as themes, officially announced by the Viking Cruises line:

  • "RHINE GETAWAY” are 7-days river cruises from Amsterdam to Basel, and the reverse from Basel to Amsterdam, with 4 countries to visit (Holland, Germany, France, Switzerland) and 6 complimentary land tours/excursions. These deals include disembarkation in Mannheim (for the Heidelberg tour and embarkation again in Speyer) and disembarkation in Kehl for the Strasbourg tour. Disembarkation in Amsterdam offers optional 2-night Amsterdam hotel package.
  • "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 cruises from Nuremberg to Budapest, and reverse from Budapest to Nuremberg/Nurnberg. These deals offer 3 countries to visit (Austria, Germany, Hungary), with 6 complimentary land tours/excursions. Disembarkation in Nuremberg offers optional 2-night Nuremberg or 3-night Prague hotel packages. On departures from Germany (Nuremberg) the sailing part starts on the second day with the Main-Danube Canal cruise (passing through the locks), and ends in Budapest (optional 2-night hotel package).
  • "HEART OF GERMANY” are 6-days Main river cruises from Frankfurt to Nuremberg, and the reverse from Nuremberg to Frankfurt. These deals offer 6 complimentary land tours/excursions. Also included in the fares are bus transfers Frankfurt to Heidelberg (for a full-day excursion), Wurzburg (full-day tour, bus travel to Rothenburg, embarkation in Gerlachshausen), Nuremberg (overnight dock). Optional luxury hotel packages are offered for: Germany (2-night Nuremberg or 2-night Cologne/Koln) and Czech Republic (3-night Prague).

Viking Tor wiki

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  • Cabin grades number: 8
  • Total number of cabins: 95 (of which 9 Suite, 22 French Balconies, 25 with a non-opening window).
  • Restaurants: Tor (dining room), Aquavit Terrace (al fresco).
  • Lounges & Bars: Observation, Tor Atrium (lobby), Library (Internet), Shop (gifts, souvenirs), top-deck (shaded relaxation area, Sky Bar, Herbal Garden, putting green, walking track, shaffleboard). The Tor longship doesn’t have gym room, pool, jacuzzi, spa.
  • Viking Tor 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 Tor boat transfers and airport meet&greet services are included in the fares only when airfares are purchased through the Viking cruise line.
  • Viking Tor 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.

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 Tor Itineraries 2017

The below listed Viking Tor 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.

Departure
Itinerary ports
31 March 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Passau
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01 Apr        Departing from Budapest, Hungary
02 Apr        Budapest, Hungary
03 Apr        Bratislava, Slovakia
04 Apr        Vienna, Austria
05 Apr        Durnstein, Austria
05 Apr        Melk, Austria
06 Apr        Linz, Austria (Salzburg)
07 Apr        Passau, Germany
08 Apr        Arriving in Passau, Germany
07 April 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Passau to Budapest
Prices starting
from $2692
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08 Apr        Departing from Passau, Germany
09 Apr        Passau, Germany
10 Apr        Linz, Austria
11 Apr        Melk, Austria
11 Apr        Durnstein, Austria
12 Apr        Vienna, Austria
13 Apr        Bratislava, Slovakia
14 Apr        Budapest, Hungary
15 Apr        Arriving in Budapest, Hungary
14 April 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Budapest to Passau
Prices starting
from $2692
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15 Apr        Departing from Budapest, Hungary
16 Apr        Budapest, Hungary
17 Apr        Bratislava, Slovakia
18 Apr        Vienna, Austria
19 Apr        Durnstein, Austria
19 Apr        Melk, Austria
20 Apr        Linz, Austria (Salzburg)
21 Apr        Passau, Germany
22 Apr        Arriving in Passau, Germany
21 April 7 nights / 8 days, one-way from Passau to Budapest
Prices starting
from $6368
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22 Apr        Departing from Passau, Germany
23 Apr        Passau, Germany
24 Apr        Linz, Austria
25 Apr        Melk, Austria
25 Apr        Durnstein, Austria
26 Apr        Vienna, Austria
27 Apr        Bratislava, Slovakia
28 Apr        Budapest, Hungary
29 Apr        Arriving in Budapest, Hungary