Viking Vilhjalm

Viking Vilhjalm cruise ship

Cruise line
Viking Cruises

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

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Viking Vilhjalm Review and Specifications

Specifications of Viking Vilhjalm

Flag Germany
Builder Neptun Werft GmbH
Year of built 2016
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 Vilhjalm

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

Viking Vilhjalm cruise ship

Viking Vilhjalm is among the newest longships in Viking River Cruises fleet. The riverboat features efficiency of public spaces, including the line's signature lounge Aquavit Terrace and numerous cabins with a private balcony. Each of the Viking's longship-class boats also has two of the largest suites on an European river cruise ship, each with a separate bedroom and living room.Viking Vilhjalm cruise ship Viking longship Njord has two Explorer Suites featuring 270-degree scenery views and private wraparound balconies. The boat's 7 Veranda Suites are with two separate rooms a living room with veranda and a bedroom with French balcony. There are also 39 Veranda Staterooms, 25 Standard Staterooms and 22 French Balcony Staterooms. The Observation lounge has floor-to-ceiling glass doors for panoramic views. The Aquavit Terrace (indoor-outdoor lounge) is located at the ship's bow. The Sun Deck has shaded sitting area and offers 360-degree scenery views.

Viking Vilhjalm ship

Year built 2016 (longship) MMSI number Callsign code Flag State (registered in) 211686480 DMBV Germany
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 tba
  • 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 not-opening window).
  • Restaurants: Vilhjalm (dining room), Aquavit Terrace (al fresco).
  • Lounges & Bars: Observation, Vilhjalm Atrium (lobby), Library (Internet), Shop (gifts, souvenirs), top-deck (shaded relaxation area, Sky Bar, Herbal Garden, putting green, walking track, shaffleboard). The Vilhjalm longship doesn’t have gym room, pool, jacuzzi, spa.
  • Viking Vilhjalm 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 Vilhjalm boat transfers and airport meet&greet services are included in the fares only when airfares are purchased through the Viking cruise line.
  • Viking Vilhjalm 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 Vilhjalm 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 Vilhjalm 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 Vilhjalm 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 Vilhjalm 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 and 6 complimentary land tours/excursions, with an optional 3-night Prague luxury hotel package (Czech Republic). Passau embarkation includes bus transfer from Munich to Passau.

The Danube Waltz itinerary has duration of 14-days (between Budapest and Passau) with one-way departures from Budapest (Hungary) and Passau (Germany). Bratislava (Slovakia), Vienna (Austria), Melk and Dürnstein (Austria) and Linz (Austria), with price-inclusive overnight stays in both departure ports (Passau, Budapest).

  • 14-days PASSAU TO BUDAPEST cruises depart on: April 27; May 11, 25; June 8, 22; July 6, 20; August 3, 17, 31; September 14, 28, October 12, 26.
  • 14-days BUDAPEST TO PASSAU cruises depart on: May 4, 18; June 1, 15, 29; July 13, 27; August 10, 24; September 7, 21, October 5, 19.
  • Prices per person start from around USD 3000 per person.