Viking Torgil

Viking Torgil current position

Viking Torgil current location is at North East Atlantic Ocean (coordinates 41.13794 N / -8.61814 W) cruising en route to Porto-Leixoes. The AIS position was reported 4 minutes ago.

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Current itinerary of Viking Torgil

Viking Torgil current cruise is 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold. Prices start from USD 4595 (double occupancy rates). The itinerary starts on 28 Jun, 2024 and ends on 05 Jul, 2024.

Specifications of Viking Torgil

Year of build2014  /  Age: 10
Flag state Portugal
BuilderNeptun Werft GmbH (Rostock, Germany)
Classmodified Viking Longship
Ferry route / homeportsOporto (Portugal)
Speed15 kn / 28 km/h / 17 mph
Length (LOA)80 m / 262 ft
Beam (width)12 m / 39 ft
Gross Tonnage4000 gt
Passengers53 - 106
Crew36
Decks4
Cabins53
Decks with cabins3
Sister-shipsViking Helgrim, Viking Hemming, Viking Osfrid
Christened byLaura Ferreira
OwnerViking Cruises and Douro Azul
OperatorViking River Cruises Portugal

Viking Torgil Itineraries

DateItineraryDeparture PortPrice from
2024 Jun 28 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4595
2024 Jul 05 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4095
2024 Jul 12 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4095
2024 Jul 26 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4095
2024 Aug 02 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $5695
2024 Aug 09 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4095
2024 Aug 16 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4195
2025 Apr 04 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4395
2025 Apr 11 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4395
2025 Apr 18 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4445
2025 Apr 25 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4495
2025 May 02 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4545
2025 May 09 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4745
2025 May 16 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4695
2025 May 23 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4695
2025 May 30 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4695
2025 Jun 06 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4695
2025 Jun 13 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4695
2025 Jun 20 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4495
2025 Jun 27 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4395
2025 Jul 04 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4395
2025 Jul 11 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4095
2025 Jul 18 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4095
2025 Jul 25 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $3945
2025 Aug 01 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $3945
2025 Aug 08 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $3945
2025 Aug 15 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $3945
2025 Aug 22 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4095
2025 Aug 29 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4395
2025 Sep 05 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4695
2025 Sep 12 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4695
2025 Sep 19 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4745
2025 Sep 26 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4745
2025 Oct 03 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4495
2025 Oct 10 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4545
2025 Oct 17 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4395
2025 Oct 24 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4145
2025 Oct 31 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $4095
2025 Nov 07 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $3945
2025 Nov 14 7 days, round-trip Portugals River of Gold Porto-Leixoes $3895

Viking Torgil Review

Review of Viking Torgil

Longship Viking Torgil boat cruises on Douro River in Portugal and Spain, with itineraries departing from Lisbon (2-night hotel stay) and Oporto (7-day roundtrip, embarkation/disembarkation). The sailing part starts from Porto (Oporto).

The Torgil ship is operated via a partnership between Viking Cruises and Douro Azul (Portugal's largest cruise tour company, subsidiary of Mystic Cruises). The other Viking cruise ships in Portugal are Hemming, Osfrid and Helgrim. Viking's Douro cruise prices (per person, inclusive of flights from the UK) range from GBP 1300 up to GBP 2300 (peak season rates pp). On select Viking Douro River cruise tours, the company offers round-trip USA airfare inclusive deals with discounted pricing on select cabins or itineraries/dates).

Longship Viking Torgil cruise ship (Douro River, Portugal)

The boat is currently Portugal-flagged (MMSI 263752250).

Cabins

Viking Torgil has a total of 53 cabins (of which 11 Suite, 24 Balcony, 2 French Balconies, 16 with a not-opening window) in 8 grades. All cabins are comfortable and elegant, with amenities like 40-inch flat TVs, hotel-style beds, premium mattresses, luxury bath products. Veranda Suites are with two full rooms, a step-out balcony (off the living room) and a French Balcony (off the bedroom).

Cabins Types/Categories (number, location), high to low

  • Suites - AA (x6, deck3), AB (x5, deck2)
  • Balcony Staterooms - A (x13, deck3), B (x12, deck2)
  • French Balcony Staterooms (with floor to ceiling door-windows) - C (x1, deck3), D (x1, deck2)
  • RiverView Staterooms - E (x12, deck1), F (x4, deck1).

Shipboard facilities

Viking Torgil is a modified design longship (smaller, with reduced passenger capacity). This luxury boat was built exclusively for Douro River cruise tours and features innovative corridor configuration, modern engineering and technologies, signature Scandinavian decor, premium stateroom amenities, themed onboard entertainment, expert-led enrichment program. The Torgil longship also has solar panels and an organic herb garden.

Viking Torgil dining venues include Torgil Restaurant (dining room) and Aquavit Terrace (al fresco). The Aquavit Terrace is located at the bow of the ship. The spacious Sun Deck offers 360-degree views, al fresco dining, a swimming pool with sunbathing area, shaded seating. Other facilities include an Observation Lounge, Atrium (lobby), Library (Internet), Shop (gifts, souvenirs), elevator, putting green, Sky Bar, Shuffleboard. The Torgil longship doesn't have a gym room, jacuzzi, spa, but has a swimming pool on its top deck.

Viking Torgil 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 Torgil cruise tour 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 Portugal deals, influenced by travel agency promotions, special offers and discounts, group travel booking or last-minute deals rates.

River Cruise Itineraries

Follows the list of Viking Torgil Douro river cruise itineraries as themes, officially announced by the Viking Cruises line:

  • "PORTUGAL RIVER OF GOLD" are 10-days cruises from Lisbon, with included 7-days Douro River cruise from Oporto (round-trip, starting with an easterly course). These deals offer 8 complimentary land tours/excursions in Portugal and Spain included in the fares. Douro River itinerary route features unique scenery with beautifully terraced vineyards, picturesque villages and small towns, medieval castles and monasteries. Among the special activities are the local food and wine sampling of traditional Portuguese cuisine and port wines in the Douro Valley region.
  • The list of port activities and cruisetours includes: Lisbon (Tivoli Lisboa or similar 2-night Lisbon luxury hotel package included), scenic bus ride to Oporto (included lunch in Coimbra, boarding the ship at the "Vila Nova de Gaia" dock), Foz (fishing village, port wines-making facility, with optional excursion to Guimaraes /embarkation again in Bitetos), bus travel to Alpendurada Monastery (traditional inn and museum, including dining and fado performances), Regua (Lamego tour to the "Shrine Of Our Lady Of Remedy" /pilgrimage site, visiting Quinta do Seixo /port wines-making facility, embarkation again in Pinhao), passing through 2 of the Douro River's locks (at Valeira and the Pocinho Dams), Barca d’Alva (bus travel to Castelo Rodrigo), full-day long tour to Salamanca Spain (from Vega de Terron) with included restaurant lunch and flamenco performances), embarkation again in Vega de Terron (overnight dock), Pinhao (bus tour to Favaios /wine-bread themed museum, traditional bakeries, also visiting the Quinta da Avessada winery /included dinner and wine tasting), Regua (tour to Vila Real), Gaia (overnight dock) and Oporto (disembarkation).
  • There is an optional 2-night Portugal and Spain travel and hotel package offered for visiting Braga (3rd-largest city in Portugal) and Compostela (the capital of Galicia /autonomous community in Spain).

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 Torgil is one of the latest generation Viking River Cruises longships specifically modified for cruising on Douro River. This is a new (patented) riverboat design allowing bigger passenger accommodations without the need to shrink public areas size and to compromise the vessel's general comfort.

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.