Viking Modi

Viking Modi Review and Specifications

Specifications of Viking Modi

Year built2015  /  Age : 4
Flag state Switzerland
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 byFaye Pirie

Current itinerary / position of Viking Modi

Viking Modi current cruise is 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam. Prices start from USD 6895 (double occupancy rates). The itinerary starts on 08 Jul, 2019 and ends on 22 Jul, 2019.

All Itineraries Current Position
Date / TimePort
08 Jul    Departing from Budapest, Hungary hotels
09 Jul    Budapest, Hungary
10 Jul    Vienna, Austria
11 Jul    Vienna, Austria
12 Jul    Melk, Austria
12 Jul    Wachau Valley, Austria
13 Jul    Passau, Germany
14 Jul    Regensburg, Germany
15 Jul    Nuremberg, Germany
15 Jul    Main-Danube Canal, Germany
16 Jul    Bamberg, Germany
17 Jul    Wurzburg, Germany
18 Jul    Main River, Germany
18 Jul    Wertheim am Main, Germany
19 Jul    Koblenz, Germany
19 Jul    Rhine River
20 Jul    Cologne, Koln, Germany
21 Jul    Kinderdijk, Holland
21 Jul    Scenic Cruising
22 Jul 01:00    Arriving in Amsterdam, Holland hotels

Review of Viking Modi

The Viking Modi boat cruises on Rhine, Main and Danube Rivers in the Netherlands, Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia and France. This Viking longship is named after Modi (meaning "angry") - in Norse mythology the brother of Magni (both sons of Thor by the giantess Jarnsaxa). Modi is known as the god of fearlessness, and of the berserkers (warriors who fight with ultimate "crazed" bravery and without any fear).

Join the 2015 Viking Modi Grand European Tour for 15 pleasant days along the Main, Danube and Rhine Rivers. You'll be able to see Holland’s windmills and tulip fields as well as Germany’s fairytale castles and the vineyards of Wachau Valley in Austria. Another chance gives the Romantic Danube itinerary - an 8-day sailing along the “Blue Danube” to explore fascinating Budapest, tour riverside in Austria’s Wachau Valley and experience the imperial architecture of Vienna. You can also choose the 2015 Viking Modi Rhine Getaway itinerary - an 8-day sailing through four countries, experiencing the lavish landscape of Black Forest region and Holland’s windmills and waterworks, as well as the nightlife of Rüdesheim’s Drosselgasse.

Modi is the son of the most powerful among all Norse gods - Thor. He inherits Thor's brute strength but is also known for fearlessness and often associated with Norse warriors (berserkers).

Viking Modi cruise ship

Cabins

Viking Modi hosts 190 guests in 95 staterooms. The Longships have two Explorer Suites which are the largest in Europe as well as seven Veranda Suites (two-room) with a veranda and a French balcony. The 39 Veranda Staterooms feature full-size balconies and there are also 22 French Balcony Staterooms.

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

The Modi ship boasts the same design elements as the other Viking Longships, featuring deluxe accommodations, streamlined Scandinavian interiors and exceptional engineering. Viking Longships have new features including the revolutionary all-weather Aquavit Terrace bringing the outdoor scenery indoors, allowing passengers to enjoy the river views and al fresco dining.  All Viking Longships, including Viking Modi, boast organic herb gardens and onboard solar panels. Their hybrid engines are energy-efficient and reduce vibrations for a smooth ride.

Viking Modi dining options include Modi 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 Modi longship doesn’t have a gym room, pool, jacuzzi, spa.

Viking Modi 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.

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

  • "GRAND EUROPEAN TOUR" are 14-days Rhine and Danube cruises from Amsterdam to Budapest, and the reverse from Budapest to Amsterdam. These deals feature "Rhine-Main-Danube Canal" passage (Germany), 5 countries to visit (Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, Germany, Holland) and 13 complimentary land tours/excursions. On departures from Budapest, the sailing part starts in the evening on the second day and ends in Amsterdam (with optional 2-night Amsterdam hotel package). Disembarkation in Budapest offers optional 3-night Prague hotel package (Czech Republic).
  • "ROMANTIC DANUBE" are 7-days cruises from Nuremberg to Budapest and reverse from Budapest to Nuremberg/Nurnberg. These deals offer 3 countries to visit (Austria, Germany, Hungary), with 6 complimentary land tours/excursions. Disembarkation in Nuremberg offers optional 2-night Nuremberg or 3-night Prague hotel packages. On departures from Germany (Nuremberg) the sailing part starts on the second day with the Main-Danube Canal cruise (passing through the locks) and ends in Budapest (optional 2-night hotel package).
  • "RHINE GETAWAY" are 7-days (also themed "German Christmas Markets") river cruises from Amsterdam to Basel and the reverse from Basel to Amsterdam. These deals offer 4 countries to visit (Holland, Germany, France, Switzerland) with 6 complimentary land tours/excursions. Disembarkation in Holland offers an optional 2-night Amsterdam hotel package. Disembarkation in Switzerland (Basel offers an optional 2-night Lucerne hotel package (on Lake Lucerne in the Swiss Alps).

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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To/from Viking Modi boat transfers and airport meet&greet services are included in the fares only when airfares are purchased through the Viking cruise line.

Viking Modi 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. The Viking ship Modi represents the line's latest Longship-class riverboat design. Viking Cruises longships feature energy-efficient hybrid engine technology, solar panels and interior design by "Yran & Storbraaten" (Norway). The patented "longship" design ("Rottet Studios", USA) allows much larger passenger accommodations with full-size balconies. The additional cabin space is created by 1 m (3,3 ft) off-centre shifting of the deck's corridor.

The riverboat’s godmother is Mrs Faye Pirie - one of the line's long-serving employees (a Specialist Cruise Consultant). The list of other Viking Cruises longships launched in 2015 includes Astrild, Beyla, Eir, Gefjon, Lofn, Mani, Mimir, Skirnir, Ve, Vidar and Vili.

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 Modi Itineraries

The below listed Viking Modi 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 Jul 08 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest $6895
2019 Jul 22 14 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam
2019 Aug 05 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest $3545
2019 Aug 19 14 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam $6895
2019 Sep 02 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest $7395
2019 Sep 16 14 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam $7395
2019 Sep 30 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest $5445
2019 Oct 14 14 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam $4608
2019 Oct 28 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest $4260

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