Viking Truvor

Viking Truvor Review and Specifications

Specifications of Viking Truvor

Flag Russia
Year built 1987
Length (LOA) 129 m / 423 ft
Crew 115
Decks 5
Decks with cabins 3
Last Refurbishment 2013
Former names Kirov

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
06 May 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Saint Petersburg to Moscow
Prices starting
from $3892
07 May        Departing from Saint Petersburg, Russia
08 May        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
09 May        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
10 May        Saint Petersburg, Russia
11 May        Svir River
12 May        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
12 May        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
13 May        Goritsy, Russia
14 May        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
14 May        Yaroslavl, Russia
15 May        Uglich, Russia
16 May        Moscow, Russia
17 May        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
18 May        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
19 May        Arriving in Moscow, Russia
18 May 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Moscow to Saint Petersburg
Prices starting
from $4192
19 May        Departing from Moscow, Russia
20 May        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
21 May        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
22 May        Moscow, Russia
23 May        Uglich, Russia
24 May        Yaroslavl, Russia
24 May        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
25 May        Goritsy, Russia
26 May        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
26 May        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
27 May        Svir River
28 May        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
29 May        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
30 May        Saint Petersburg, Russia
31 May        Arriving in Saint Petersburg, Russia
30 May 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Saint Petersburg to Moscow
Prices starting
from $4642
31 May        Departing from Saint Petersburg, Russia
01 Jun        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
02 Jun        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
03 Jun        Saint Petersburg, Russia
04 Jun        Svir River
05 Jun        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
05 Jun        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
06 Jun        Goritsy, Russia
07 Jun        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
07 Jun        Yaroslavl, Russia
08 Jun        Uglich, Russia
09 Jun        Moscow, Russia
10 Jun        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
11 Jun        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
12 Jun        Arriving in Moscow, Russia
11 June 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Moscow to Saint Petersburg
Prices starting
from $5092
12 Jun        Departing from Moscow, Russia
13 Jun        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
14 Jun        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
15 Jun        Moscow, Russia
16 Jun        Uglich, Russia
17 Jun        Yaroslavl, Russia
17 Jun        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
18 Jun        Goritsy, Russia
19 Jun        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
19 Jun        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
20 Jun        Svir River
21 Jun        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
22 Jun        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
23 Jun        Saint Petersburg, Russia
24 Jun        Arriving in Saint Petersburg, Russia
23 June 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Saint Petersburg to Moscow
Prices starting
from $5092
24 Jun        Departing from Saint Petersburg, Russia
25 Jun        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
26 Jun        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
27 Jun        Saint Petersburg, Russia
28 Jun        Svir River
29 Jun        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
29 Jun        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
30 Jun        Goritsy, Russia
01 Jul        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
01 Jul        Yaroslavl, Russia
02 Jul        Uglich, Russia
03 Jul        Moscow, Russia
04 Jul        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
05 Jul        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
06 Jul        Arriving in Moscow, Russia
05 July 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Moscow to Saint Petersburg
Prices starting
from $5242
06 Jul        Departing from Moscow, Russia
07 Jul        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
08 Jul        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
09 Jul        Moscow, Russia
10 Jul        Uglich, Russia
11 Jul        Yaroslavl, Russia
11 Jul        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
12 Jul        Goritsy, Russia
13 Jul        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
13 Jul        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
14 Jul        Svir River
15 Jul        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
16 Jul        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
17 Jul        Saint Petersburg, Russia
18 Jul        Arriving in Saint Petersburg, Russia
17 July 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Saint Petersburg to Moscow
Prices starting
from $5242
18 Jul        Departing from Saint Petersburg, Russia
19 Jul        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
20 Jul        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
21 Jul        Saint Petersburg, Russia
22 Jul        Svir River
23 Jul        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
23 Jul        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
24 Jul        Goritsy, Russia
25 Jul        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
25 Jul        Yaroslavl, Russia
26 Jul        Uglich, Russia
27 Jul        Moscow, Russia
28 Jul        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
29 Jul        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
30 Jul        Arriving in Moscow, Russia
29 July 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Moscow to Saint Petersburg
Prices starting
from $5242
30 Jul        Departing from Moscow, Russia
31 Jul        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
01 Aug        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
02 Aug        Moscow, Russia
03 Aug        Uglich, Russia
04 Aug        Yaroslavl, Russia
04 Aug        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
05 Aug        Goritsy, Russia
06 Aug        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
06 Aug        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
07 Aug        Svir River
08 Aug        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
09 Aug        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
10 Aug        Saint Petersburg, Russia
11 Aug        Arriving in Saint Petersburg, Russia
10 August 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Saint Petersburg to Moscow
Prices starting
from $5242
11 Aug        Departing from Saint Petersburg, Russia
12 Aug        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
13 Aug        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
14 Aug        Saint Petersburg, Russia
15 Aug        Svir River
16 Aug        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
16 Aug        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
17 Aug        Goritsy, Russia
18 Aug        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
18 Aug        Yaroslavl, Russia
19 Aug        Uglich, Russia
20 Aug        Moscow, Russia
21 Aug        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
22 Aug        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
23 Aug        Arriving in Moscow, Russia
22 August 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Moscow to Saint Petersburg
Prices starting
from $5242
23 Aug        Departing from Moscow, Russia
24 Aug        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
25 Aug        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
26 Aug        Moscow, Russia
27 Aug        Uglich, Russia
28 Aug        Yaroslavl, Russia
28 Aug        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
29 Aug        Goritsy, Russia
30 Aug        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
30 Aug        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
31 Aug        Svir River
01 Sep        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
02 Sep        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
03 Sep        Saint Petersburg, Russia
04 Sep        Arriving in Saint Petersburg, Russia
03 September 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Saint Petersburg to Moscow
Prices starting
from $4642
04 Sep        Departing from Saint Petersburg, Russia
05 Sep        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
06 Sep        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
07 Sep        Saint Petersburg, Russia
08 Sep        Svir River
09 Sep        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
09 Sep        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
10 Sep        Goritsy, Russia
11 Sep        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
11 Sep        Yaroslavl, Russia
12 Sep        Uglich, Russia
13 Sep        Moscow, Russia
14 Sep        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
15 Sep        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
16 Sep        Arriving in Moscow, Russia
15 September 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Moscow to Saint Petersburg
Prices starting
from $4642
16 Sep        Departing from Moscow, Russia
17 Sep        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
18 Sep        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
19 Sep        Moscow, Russia
20 Sep        Uglich, Russia
21 Sep        Yaroslavl, Russia
21 Sep        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
22 Sep        Goritsy, Russia
23 Sep        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
23 Sep        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
24 Sep        Svir River
25 Sep        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
26 Sep        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
27 Sep        Saint Petersburg, Russia
28 Sep        Arriving in Saint Petersburg, Russia
27 September 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Saint Petersburg to Moscow
Prices starting
from $4642
28 Sep        Departing from Saint Petersburg, Russia
29 Sep        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
30 Sep        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
01 Oct        Saint Petersburg, Russia
02 Oct        Svir River
03 Oct        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
03 Oct        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
04 Oct        Goritsy, Russia
05 Oct        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
05 Oct        Yaroslavl, Russia
06 Oct        Uglich, Russia
07 Oct        Moscow, Russia
08 Oct        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
09 Oct        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
10 Oct        Arriving in Moscow, Russia
09 October 12 nights / 13 days, one-way from Moscow to Saint Petersburg
Prices starting
from $3892
10 Oct        Departing from Moscow, Russia
11 Oct        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
12 Oct        Moscow, Russia (Tours ashore)
13 Oct        Moscow, Russia
14 Oct        Uglich, Russia
15 Oct        Yaroslavl, Russia
15 Oct        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
16 Oct        Goritsy, Russia
17 Oct        Volga-Baltic Waterway,Russia
17 Oct        Kizhi Island, Lake Onega, Russia
18 Oct        Svir River
19 Oct        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
20 Oct        Saint Petersburg, Russia (Tours ashore)
21 Oct        Saint Petersburg, Russia
22 Oct        Arriving in Saint Petersburg, Russia