Viking Hild

Viking Hild Review and Specifications

Specifications of Viking Hild

Year built2016  /  Age : 2
Flag state Germany
BuilderNeptun Werft GmbH
ClassViking Longship
OwnerViking Cruises
OperatorViking River Cruises
Speed15 kn / 28 kph / 17 mph
Length (LOA)135 m / 443 ft
Beam (width)29 m / 95 ft
Gross Tonnage5000 gt
Passengers95 - 190
Crew50
Decks4
Cabins95
Decks with cabins3
Christened byPrincess Stephanie Lowenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg

Current itinerary of Viking Hild

Viking Hild current cruise is 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier. Prices start from USD 6454 (double occupancy rates). The itinerary starts on 17 Sep, 2018 and ends on 24 Sep, 2018.

Date / TimePort
17 Sep      Departing from Basel, Zurich, Switzerland   
18 Sep     Strasbourg, France   
19 Sep     Speyer, Germany   
20 Sep     Mainz, Germany   
21 Sep     Rhine River   
22 Sep     Cochem, Germany   
23 Sep - 24 Sep     Trier, Germany(Overnight)   
24 Sep      Arriving in Trier, Germany   

Review of Viking Hild

Longship Viking Hild cruises on Rhine and Moselle rivers in France, Germany, Switzerland. The ship is departing from Paris. This Viking longship's name as origin and Norse heritage is yet to be revealed by the shipowner.

Viking Hild is among the newest longships in Viking River Cruises fleet. The riverboat features innovative corridor configuration (patented design), modern engineering and technologies, signature Scandinavian-themed decor, premium stateroom amenities, itinerary-based and expert-led enrichment program, themed onboard entertainment, efficiency of public spaces, the signature lounge Aquavit Terrace and numerous cabins with step-out balconies. Each of the Viking's longship-class riverboats also has two of the European river cruising industry's largest suites.

Viking Hild cruise ship

Viking Hild 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 Hild 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 Hild river cruise itineraries as themes, officially announced by the Viking Cruises line:

  • "PARIS TO THE SWISS ALPS" are 12-days Rhine and Moselle cruises from Paris. These deals feature Rhine and Moselle Rivers sailing, 3 countries to visit (France, Germany, Switzerland) and 10 complimentary land tours/excursions.
  • The 12-day long cruisetour itinerary visits 4 different countries, with included hotel stays in Paris and Zurich. The Rhine-Moselle cruises pass ancient castles, vineyards, Trier's Roman vestiges, Lorelei Rock, and the German cities Cochem, Mainz and Bernkastel, plus visiting Luxembourg City and Strasbourg.
  • These tour deals are inclusive of an 8-day river cruise, two 2-night hotel stays (Le Meridien Etoile Paris, Zurich Marriott), 10 guided tours, 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 7 dinners, complimentary drinks (wine, beer, soft beverages with dinner and lunch), complimentary Wi-Fi, visiting 6 UNESCO sites, port charges.

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 Hild wiki

  • Cabin grades number: 8
  • Total number of cabins: 95 (of which 9 Suite, 22 French Balconies, 25 with a non-opening window).
  • Restaurants: Hild (dining room), Aquavit Terrace (al fresco).
  • Lounges & Bars: Observation,Atrium (lobby), Library (Internet), Shop (gifts, souvenirs), top-deck (shaded relaxation area, Sky Bar, Herbal Garden, putting green, walking track, shaffleboard). The Hild longship doesn't have gym room, pool, jacuzzi, spa.
  • Viking Hild river cruise deals are inclusive of Internet (Wi-Fi), all tours/excursions, ground transfers, room service, live evening entertainment, daily lecturers, food and wine tastings, 24-hour coffee/tea, replenished daily bottled water.
  • Note: To/from Viking Hild boat transfers and airport meet&greet services are included in the cruise fares only when airfares are purchased through the Viking line.
  • Viking Hild 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.
  • On March 7, 2017 was the ship's naming ceremony, which was a typical for Viking “group christening” event. The ceremony was held in Koblenz Germany and also included the longship Viking Herja.
  • The riverboat’s godmother is Princess Stephanie Lowenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg (Weingut Furst Lowenstein winery's CEO. The winery is located in Lower Franconia. The ceremonial bottle was Veuve Cliquot Champagne.

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 Hild - user reviews and comments

Viking Hild Itineraries

The below listed Viking Hild cruise prices on 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.

DateCruise NameDeparture PortPrice from
2018 Jun 11 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel$6064
2018 Jun 18 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier$6064
2018 Jun 25 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel$6064
2018 Jul 02 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier$6064
2018 Jul 09 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel$5804
2018 Jul 16 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier$5804
2018 Jul 23 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel$5804
2018 Jul 30 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier$5804
2018 Aug 06 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel$5804
2018 Aug 13 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier$5804
2018 Aug 20 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel$5804
2018 Aug 27 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier$5804
2018 Sep 03 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel$6454
2018 Sep 10 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier$6454
2018 Sep 17 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel$6454
2018 Sep 24 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier$6454
2018 Oct 01 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel$5673
2018 Oct 08 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier$5673
2018 Oct 15 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel$5673
2018 Oct 22 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier$5673
2018 Oct 29 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel$5346
2018 Nov 05 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier$4695
2018 Nov 12 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel$4695
2019 Mar 18 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 Mar 25 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 Apr 01 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 Apr 08 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 Apr 15 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 Apr 22 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 Apr 29 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 May 06 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 May 13 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 May 20 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 May 27 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 Jun 03 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 Jun 10 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 Jun 17 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 Jun 24 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 Jul 01 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 Jul 08 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 Jul 15 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 Jul 22 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 Jul 29 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 Aug 05 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 Aug 12 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 Aug 19 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 Aug 26 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 Sep 02 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 Sep 09 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 Sep 16 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 Sep 23 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 Sep 30 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 Oct 07 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 Oct 14 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 Oct 21 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 Oct 28 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 Nov 04 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2019 Nov 11 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2019 Nov 18 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier