Viking Truvor

Viking Truvor cruise ship

Cruise line
Viking Cruises

Current cruise:
01 Jan, 1970 - 01 Jan, 1970

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Viking Truvor Review and Specifications

Specifications of Viking Truvor

Flag Russia
Year of built 1987
Length 129 m
Former name Kirov
Crew 115
Decks 5
Decks with cabins 3
Last Refurbishment 2013

Review of Viking Truvor

The Viking Truvor ship cruises on Volga river in Russia, departing from Moscow and St Petersburg.

Viking Truvor cruise ship

The treasures of Russia are brought to you on one of the best 4 ships sailing there: the Viking ship Truvor (formerly Sergey Kirov), Viking IngvarViking Helgi (all refurbished in 2013); or the fully refurbished in 2014 Viking Akun.Viking Truvor cruise ship Each of these vessels offers 102 staterooms. The middle and upper deck staterooms feature private verandas. The accommodations meet European comfort standards and provide hotel-style beds, 26-inch flat TVs, in-room refrigerators. The beautiful public areas and restaurant facilities help make Viking Truvor the finest river cruise ship in Russia. Take advantage of the open air walk-around promenade, observation lounge, two bars with panoramic views, library and onboard boutique. There is free internet in every stateroom. A doctor is also available on board.

Viking Truvor ship

Year built Refurbished 1987 (as "Kirov") 2013 MMSI number Callsign code Flag State (registered in) 273360710 na Russia
Passenger capacity Crew capacity Gross tonnage weight LOA length 210 115 5,600 tons 431 ft (131 m) Ship builder Owner and Operator Rosslauer Schiffswerft GmbH (Germany) Viking Cruises
  • Passenger decks: 4 (out of 5)
  • Cabin grades number: 6
  • Total number of cabins: 104 (of which 4 Suite, 67 Balcony, 33 with a non-opening window).
  • Restaurants: Neva (dining room)
  • Lounges & Bars: Panorama (observation), Truvor Atrium (lobby), Library (2 Internet stations), Shop (traditional Russian gifts and souvenirs), Promenade (deck 1), top-deck (bridge, Sky Bar, shaded relaxation area), 1 elevator.
  • Viking Truvor river cruise deals are inclusive of Internet (Wi-Fi), laundry, Russia land tours/excursions and ground transfers, live onboard entertainment and lecturers, Russian traditional food and wine tastings, 24-hour tea/coffee, replenished daily bottled water.
  • Note: To/from Viking Truvor boat transfers and airport meet&greet services are included in the cruise fares only when airfares are purchased through the Viking line.
  • Truvor is one of Viking River Cruises Russia and Ukraine ships. The other vessels in this "Europe-Asian" fleet are the Russian ships Akun, Helgi, Ingvar, Rurik, and in Ukraine - Sineus. You can compare Russian river cruises as prices also on AMAwaterways AmaKatarina, Uniworld River Victoria and Scenic Tours Scenic Tsar - sailing the same route between Moscow and Petersburg.
  • The Viking Truvor ship was built in Western Germany during the USSR times under the name "Kirov". The Kirov boat was one of all 27 Russian river vacation vessels constructed in the period 1980-1990. Because of its V-bottom hull design, Truvor can also operate as Baltic Sea cruising ship.

Viking Truvor cabins

Types/Categories (number, location), high to low
  • Suites - JS (x2, deck3), AA (x2, deck2)
  • Balcony Staterooms - AX (x35, deck3), BX (x32, deck2)
  • Deluxe RiverView Staterooms - CX (x8, deck1), DX (x23, deck1), plus 2x Single rooms.
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 Truvor 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 Russia cruisetour deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates. On some Viking Truvor's Volga cruise tours, the line offers round-trip USA airfare discount deals (on select cabins or itineraries/dates).

Viking Truvor itineraries

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

  • "WATERWAYS OF THE TSARS" are 12-days luxury Volga river cruises from Saint Petersburg to Moscow, and the reverse from Moscow to Saint Petersburg. There are 11 complimentary land tours/excursions and no hotel packages included in the fares. Feature port activities and tours along the route are:
  • St Petersburg excursions (Winter Palace, the Hermitage Museum - one of the world's largest and oldest, with a huge and unique collection of arts and antiquities, jewelries, sculptures, traditional Russian ballet performances, Pushkin district excursion, Catherine Palace - the summer residence of the Russian monarchs/"tsars"), St Petersburg bus tour, optional tour to Peterhof Palace (gardens, fountains), St Petersburg departure in early evening (on day 4)
  • Neva River cruise and crossing Lake Ladoga (the largest in Europe, on day 5)
  • Svir River cruise to Mandrogy (local Vodka Museum, Russian handmade souvenirs. Optional excursions in Mandrogy are themed "banya" (visiting a traditional Russian bathhouse) and "matryoshka" (traditional Russian wooden doll making)
  • Cruising along the Russian “Blue Route” (225 km / 139 ml in length)
  • Onega Lake cruise (the Europe's second largest)
  • Kizhi (local Museum of Architecture /outdoor exposition of traditionally built Russian wooden houses, windmills, churches, most of them built without nails))
  • Volga-Baltic waterways cruising (370 km / 230 ml long system of small rivers, canals and 7 locks connecting Volga River with Baltic Sea
  • Kuzino (Kirillo-Belozersky Monastery, Assumption Cathedral, local museum)
  • Yaroslavl (local covered market for food and handmade items)
  • Moscow Canal cruise (arrival during lunch time, half-day long tour in Moscow visits Bolshoi Theater, Red Square, St Basil Cathedral, GUM Store, Metro. The second day offers full day long parks and monuments tour, with optional half-day long excursion to Tretyakov Gallery (fine art museum). Third day Moscow touring visits Kremlin and two cathedrals, with optional Kremlin Armory tour.
  • Departures from St Petersburg offer optional 2-night Moscow hotel package. On departures from Moscow, the line offers optional 3-night Helsinki hotel package (Finland).

Viking Truvor Itineraries 2017

The below listed Viking Truvor 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.

Itinerary ports
24 February 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Moscow to Saint Petersburg
Prices starting
from $5242
25 Feb        Departing from Moscow, Russia
26 Feb        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
27 Feb        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
28 Feb        Moscow, Russia
01 Mar        Uglich, Russia
02 Mar        Yaroslavl, Russia
02 Mar        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
03 Mar        Goritsy, Russia
04 Mar        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
04 Mar        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
05 Mar        Svir River
06 Mar        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
07 Mar        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
08 Mar        Saint Petersburg, Russia
09 Mar        Arriving in Saint Petersburg, Russia
24 April 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Saint Petersburg to Moscow
Prices starting
from $5092
25 Apr        Departing from Saint Petersburg, Russia
26 Apr        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
27 Apr        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
28 Apr        Saint Petersburg, Russia
29 Apr        Svir River
30 Apr        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
30 Apr        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
01 May        Goritsy, Russia
02 May        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
02 May        Yaroslavl, Russia
03 May        Uglich, Russia
04 May        Moscow, Russia
05 May        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
06 May        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
07 May        Arriving in Moscow, Russia
28 August 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Saint Petersburg to Moscow
Prices starting
from $4642
29 Aug        Departing from Saint Petersburg, Russia
30 Aug        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
31 Aug        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
01 Sep        Saint Petersburg, Russia
02 Sep        Svir River
03 Sep        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
03 Sep        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
04 Sep        Goritsy, Russia
05 Sep        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
05 Sep        Yaroslavl, Russia
06 Sep        Uglich, Russia
07 Sep        Moscow, Russia
08 Sep        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
09 Sep        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
10 Sep        Arriving in Moscow, Russia
25 September 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Moscow to Saint Petersburg
Prices starting
from $5242
26 Sep        Departing from Moscow, Russia
27 Sep        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
28 Sep        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
29 Sep        Moscow, Russia
30 Sep        Uglich, Russia
01 Oct        Yaroslavl, Russia
01 Oct        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
02 Oct        Goritsy, Russia
03 Oct        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
03 Oct        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
04 Oct        Svir River
05 Oct        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
06 Oct        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
07 Oct        Saint Petersburg, Russia
08 Oct        Arriving in Saint Petersburg, Russia
24 October 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Saint Petersburg to Moscow
Prices starting
from $4642
25 Oct        Departing from Saint Petersburg, Russia
26 Oct        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
27 Oct        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
28 Oct        Saint Petersburg, Russia
29 Oct        Svir River
30 Oct        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
30 Oct        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
31 Oct        Goritsy, Russia
01 Nov        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
01 Nov        Yaroslavl, Russia
02 Nov        Uglich, Russia
03 Nov        Moscow, Russia
04 Nov        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
05 Nov        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
06 Nov        Arriving in Moscow, Russia