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Viking Tir

Viking Tir Review and Specifications

Specifications of Viking Tir

Year built2019 new ship
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
Decks with cabins3
Christened byGisela Ruckert

Current itinerary / position of Viking Tir

Viking Tir current cruise is 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam. Prices start from USD 7395 (double occupancy rates). The itinerary starts on 05 Sep, 2019 and ends on 19 Sep, 2019.

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

Review of Viking Tir

Longship Viking Tir is one of all 6 Viking River Cruises longships with scheduled delivery in 2019. They are all sister-ships and named Einar, Sigrun, Sigyn, Tir, Ullur and Vali.

These riverboats will be deployed in Europe, on the rivers Rhine and Danube. Detailed information on their exact itineraries will be revealed at a later date. Each of Viking Cruises longships 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, Viking's signature lounge Aquavit Terrace, large number of balcony cabins (including 2 of the European river cruising industry's largest suites, each with separate bedroom and living room).

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Viking Tir has a total of 95 cabins (of which 9 Suite, 22 French Balconies, 25 with a not-opening window) in 8 grades. Longship Tir has two Explorer Suites featuring 270-degree scenery views and private wraparound balconies. The boat's 7 Veranda Suites are with two separate rooms - living room (with step-out balcony) and bedroom (with French Balcony). There are also 39 Veranda 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

Viking Tir dining venues include Tir Restaurant (dining room) and Aquavit Terrace (al fresco). The Aquavit Terrace (indoor-outdoor lounge) is located at the ship's bow. The Observation Lounge has floor-to-ceiling glass doors for panoramic views. The Sun Deck has sunbathing and shaded seating areas and offers 360-degree scenery views. Other facilities include an Atrium (lobby), Library (Internet), Shop (gifts, souvenirs), Sky Bar, Herbal Garden, putting green, walking track, shuffleboard. The longship doesn't have a gym room, swimming pool, jacuzzi, spa.

Viking Tir 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 Tir 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 Tir cruise tours, the line offers round-trip USA airfare discount deals (on select cabins or itineraries/dates).

Viking Tir wiki

In 2019, together with Tir, Viking River Cruises launched the longships ValiEinarSigrunSigynUllur and Helgrim. The 7-ship "virtual" naming ceremony was via satellite connections and held on March 19, 2019, in four riverports - Basel Switzerland (Sigrun and Einar), Rostock Germany (Ullur and Sigyn), Brunsbuttel Germany (Vali and Tir) and Oporto Portugal (Helgrim). Tir boat's godmother is Gisela Ruckert (Viking operations officer).

To/from Viking Tir boat transfers and airport meet-and-greet services are included in the fares only when airfares are purchased through Viking Cruises.

Viking Tir 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 Tir represents the company'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.

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 Tir Itineraries

The below listed Viking Tir 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 Aug 22 14 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam $9745
2019 Sep 05 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest $7395
2019 Sep 19 14 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam $5445
2019 Oct 17 14 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam
2019 Oct 31 14 days, one-way from Budapest to Amsterdam Budapest $3345
2019 Nov 14 14 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Budapest Amsterdam
2020 Mar 25 9 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Antwerp Amsterdam $2595
2020 Apr 03 9 days, one-way from Antwerp to Amsterdam Antwerp $2895
2020 Apr 12 9 days, one-way from Amsterdam to Antwerp Amsterdam $2995
2020 Apr 21 9 days, one-way from Antwerp to Amsterdam Antwerp $2995

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