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Viking Hild

Viking Hild Review and Specifications

Specifications of Viking Hild

Year built2016  /  Age : 3
Flag state Germany
BuilderNeptun Werft GmbH (Rostock, Germany)
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. The itinerary starts on 11 Nov, 2019 and ends on 18 Nov, 2019.

All Itineraries Current Position
Date / TimePort
11 Nov - 19:00    Departing from Basel, Zurich, Switzerland hotels
12 Nov    Kehl-Strasbourg, Germany-France
13 Nov    Speyer, Germany
14 Nov    Mainz, Germany
15 Nov    Koblenz, Germany
15 Nov    Rhine River
16 Nov    Cochem, Germany
17 Nov    Trier, Germany
17 Nov    Bernkastel-Kues, Germany
18 Nov    Arriving in Trier, Germany hotels

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 the 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, the 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

Cabins

Viking Hild has a total of 95 cabins (of which 9 Suite, 22 French Balconies, 25 with a non-opening window) in 8 grades.

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).

Shipboard facilities

Viking Hild dining options include Hild Restaurant (dining room) and Aquavit Terrace (al fresco). Other facilities include an Observation Lounge, Atrium (lobby), Library (Internet), Shop (gifts, souvenirs), top-deck (shaded relaxation area, Sky Bar, Herbal Garden, putting green, a walking track, shuffleboard). The Hild longship doesn't have a 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.

Viking Hild river cruise prices are per person and based on double occupancy. These are only indicative of Viking cruise rates. They might be different when you book your Viking River Cruises Europe cruise tour 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 cruise tour itinerary visits 4 different countries, which included hotel stays in Paris and Zurich. The Rhine-Moselle cruises past 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.

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Viking Hild Wiki

To/from Viking Hild boat transfers and airports' 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.

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 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
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
2020 Mar 16 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel $3095
2020 Mar 23 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier $3545
2020 Mar 30 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel
2020 Apr 06 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier $1995
2020 Apr 13 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel $2295
2020 Apr 20 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier
2020 Apr 27 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel $2295
2020 May 04 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier $2245
2020 May 25 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel $2245
2020 Jun 01 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier $2245
2020 Jun 08 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel $2245
2020 Jun 15 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier $2245
2020 Jun 22 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel $2245
2020 Jun 29 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier $2245
2020 Jul 06 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel $2145
2020 Jul 13 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier $3045
2020 Jul 20 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel $2795
2020 Jul 27 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier $2795
2020 Aug 03 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel $2145
2020 Aug 10 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier $2295
2020 Aug 17 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel $3045
2020 Aug 24 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier $6645
2020 Aug 31 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel $3195
2020 Sep 07 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier $2445
2020 Sep 14 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel $2445
2020 Sep 21 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier $2445
2020 Sep 28 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel $2445
2020 Oct 05 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier $2245
2020 Oct 12 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel $2245
2020 Oct 19 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier $2245
2020 Oct 26 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel $2045
2020 Nov 02 7 days, one-way from Trier to Basel Trier $1945
2020 Nov 09 7 days, one-way from Basel to Trier Basel $2095

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