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Viking Var

Designed by legendary naval architects Yran & Storbraaten, the team behind The Yachts of Seabourn, these new vessels offer state-of-the-art engineering, design and luxury. The Viking Longship - Viking Skadi provide guests with more ways to personalize their trip. Choose from a variety of stateroom classes thanks to their patent pending design*, onboard entertainment options and ship locations from which you can enjoy sailing through the scenery, all the while enriching your time in some of Europe's most remarkable destinations. 

    • 443

    • Length
    • 2013

    • Built Year
    • 50

    • Crew
    • 190

    • Pax Capacity
    • 9

    • Suites

Sailings

Sail Date Operator Ship Departs Returns Length Price
Apr 21, 2021VikingViking VarZurichParis12$3,899
Apr 28, 2021VikingViking VarParisPrague12$4,099
May 07, 2021VikingViking VarNurembergBudapest8$3,099
May 14, 2021VikingViking VarBudapestNuremberg8$2,999
May 21, 2021VikingViking VarNurembergBudapest8$3,099
May 28, 2021VikingViking VarBudapestNuremberg8$3,099
Jun 04, 2021VikingViking VarNurembergBudapest8$2,999
Jun 11, 2021VikingViking VarBudapestNuremberg8$2,999
Jun 18, 2021VikingViking VarNurembergBudapest8$2,999
Jun 25, 2021VikingViking VarBudapestNuremberg8$2,999
Jul 02, 2021VikingViking VarNurembergBudapest8$2,799
Jul 09, 2021VikingViking VarBudapestNuremberg8$2,899
Jul 16, 2021VikingViking VarNurembergBudapest8$2,799
Jul 23, 2021VikingViking VarBudapestNuremberg8$2,799
Jul 30, 2021VikingViking VarNurembergBudapest8$2,799
Aug 06, 2021VikingViking VarBudapestNuremberg8$2,799
Aug 13, 2021VikingViking VarNurembergBudapest8$2,799
Aug 20, 2021VikingViking VarBudapestNuremberg8$2,799
Aug 27, 2021VikingViking VarNurembergBudapest8$2,799
Sep 03, 2021VikingViking VarBudapestNuremberg8$3,299
Sep 10, 2021VikingViking VarNurembergBudapest8$3,299
Sep 17, 2021VikingViking VarBudapestNuremberg8$3,299
Sep 24, 2021VikingViking VarNurembergBudapest8$3,299
Oct 01, 2021VikingViking VarBudapestNuremberg8$3,099
Oct 08, 2021VikingViking VarNurembergBudapest8$2,999
Oct 15, 2021VikingViking VarBudapestNuremberg8$2,699
Oct 22, 2021VikingViking VarNurembergBudapest8$2,499
Oct 29, 2021VikingViking VarBudapestNuremberg8$2,399
Nov 05, 2021VikingViking VarNurembergBudapest8$2,399
May 06, 2022VikingViking VarRegensburgBudapest8$2,999
May 13, 2022VikingViking VarBudapestRegensburg8$2,999
May 20, 2022VikingViking VarRegensburgBudapest8$2,999
May 27, 2022VikingViking VarBudapestRegensburg8$2,999

Ship Information


  • Maiden Voyage: 2013
  • Length: 443
  • Passenger Capacity: 190
  • Normal Crew Size: 50
  • Staterooms: 95
  • Suites: 9

Dining

All meals aboard are prepared by local chefs under the guidance of our European management team. Meals are open seating during set meal times—no table reservations are accepted. Room service is not available. Guests requiring special diets such as vegetarian, low salt, diabetic or low cholesterol meals must alert Viking River Cruises one month prior to departure and inform the Maitre d’ when on board. The chefs will make reasonable efforts to accommodate these requests.

Age Restrictions

Due to the nature of the cruise itineraries, Viking River Cruises does not maintain facilities or services for children aboard river cruise vessels. On all cruises and cruise journeys, minors under the age of 18 must be accompanied and share a cabin with a parent, legal guardian or other responsible adult over the age of 21. Viking River Cruises reserve the right to limit the number of minors under the age of 18 years on board.

Tipping

It is customary to give cruise gratuities, subject to your satisfaction of services rendered. Gratuities on board and on land are not included in your tour price.

Cabins

Category F
Square Footage: 150

Category F

Standard Stateroom size: 150 sq. ft., Hotel-style beds 79 inches x 63 inches (with optional twin-bed configuration), Half-height picture window Private bathroom with shower and premium bath products, Telephone, refrigerator, safe, hair dryer & bottled water replenished daily, Bathrobe and slippers available upon request, Individual climate control, Space under bed for storing suitcases, Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers, Voltage: 220V and 110V in stateroom, Sony 40-inch flat-panel TV with premium entertainment package including: CNBC, CNN, FOX, ESPN, National Geographic, MGM Movies, Sky Cinema, videos on demand and "View From the Bridge". Located on the Main Deck.




Category E
Square Footage: 150

Category E

Standard Stateroom size: 150 sq. ft., Hotel-style beds 79 inches x 63 inches (with optional twin-bed configuration), Half-height picture window Private bathroom with shower and premium bath products, Telephone, refrigerator, safe, hair dryer & bottled water replenished daily, Bathrobe and slippers available upon request, Individual climate control, Space under bed for storing suitcases, Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers, Voltage: 220V and 110V in stateroom, Sony 40-inch flat-panel TV with premium entertainment package including: CNBC, CNN, FOX, ESPN, National Geographic, MGM Movies, Sky Cinema, videos on demand and "View From the Bridge". Located on the Main Deck.




Category D
Square Footage: 135

Category D

French Balcony Stateroom size: 135 sq. ft. Hotel-style beds 79 inches x 63 inches (with optional twin-bed configuration), Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors open to create a French balcony, Private bathroom with shower and premium bath products, Telephone, refrigerator, safe, hair dryer & bottled water replenished daily, Bathrobe and slippers available upon request, Individual climate control, Space under bed for storing suitcases, Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers, Voltage: 220V and 110V in stateroom, Sony 40-inch flat-panel TV with premium entertainment package including: CNBC, CNN, FOX, ESPN, National Geographic, MGM Movies, Sky Cinema, videos on demand and "View From the Bridge". Located on the Middle Deck.




Category C
Square Footage: 135

Category C

French Balcony Stateroom size: 135 sq. ft. Hotel-style beds 79 inches x 63 inches (with optional twin-bed configuration), Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors open to create a French balcony, Private bathroom with shower and premium bath products, Telephone, refrigerator, safe, hair dryer & bottled water replenished daily, Bathrobe and slippers available upon request, Individual climate control, Space under bed for storing suitcases, Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers, Voltage: 220V and 110V in stateroom, Sony 40-inch flat-panel TV with premium entertainment package including: CNBC, CNN, FOX, ESPN, National Geographic, MGM Movies, Sky Cinema, videos on demand and "View From the Bridge". Located on the Upper Deck.




Category B
Square Footage: 205

Category B

Veranda Stateroom size: 205 sq. ft. Hotel-style beds 79 inches x 63 inches (with optional twin-bed configuration), Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors open to a full-size veranda, Private bathroom with shower and premium bath products, Telephone, refrigerator, safe, hair dryer & bottled water replenished daily, Bathrobe and slippers available upon request Individual climate control Space under bed for storing suitcases, Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers, Voltage: 220V and 110V in stateroom, Sony 40-inch flat-panel TV with premium entertainment package including: CNBC, CNN, FOX, ESPN, National Geographic, MGM Movies, Sky Cinema, videos on demand and "View From the Bridge". Located on the Middle Deck.




Category A
Square Footage: 205

Category A

Veranda Stateroom size: 205 sq. ft., Hotel-style beds 79 inches x 63 inches (with optional twin-bed configuration), Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors open to a full-size veranda, Private bathroom with shower and premium bath products, Telephone, refrigerator, safe, hair dryer & bottled water replenished daily, Bathrobe and slippers available upon request, Individual climate control, Space under bed for storing suitcases, Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers, Voltage: 220V and 110V in stateroom, Sony 40-inch flat-panel TV with premium entertainment package including: CNBC, CNN, FOX, ESPN, National Geographic, MGM Movies, Sky Cinema, videos on demand and "View From the Bridge". Located on the Upper Deck.




Category AA
Square Footage: 275

Category AA

Veranda Suite size: 275 sq. ft. Hotel-style beds 79 inches x 63 inches (with optional twin-bed configuration), Full-size veranda off the spacious living room, Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors, known as a French balcony, in the bedroom, Large private bathroom with shower and premium bath products, Telephone, refrigerator, safe, hair dryer & bottled water replenished daily, Bathrobe and slippers available upon request, Individual climate control, Space under bed for storing suitcases, Voltage: 220V and 110V in stateroom, Sony 40-inch flat-panel TV with premium entertainment package including: CNBC, CNN, FOX, ESPN, National Geographic, MGM Movies, Sky Cinema, videos on demand and "View From the Bridge". Located on the Upper Deck.




Category ES
Square Footage: 445

Category ES

Explorer Suite size: 445 sq. ft., Hotel-style beds, 79 inches x 63 inches (with optional twin-bed configuration), Private wraparound veranda off the spacious living room offers 270-degree views, Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors, known as a French balcony, in the bedroom, Large bathroom with double sinks, shower, heated mirror & floor, premium bath products, Telephone, refrigerator, safe, hair dryer & bottled water replenished daily Bathrobe and slippers available upon request, Individual climate control, Space under bed for storing suitcases, Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers, Voltage: 220V and 110V in stateroom, Sony 40-inch flat-panel TV with premium entertainment package including: CNBC, CNN, FOX, ESPN, National Geographic, MGM Movies, Sky Cinema, videos on demand and "View From the Bridge". Located on the Upper Deck.




Life on Board

Recreation

Restaurant

The restaurant seats all guests at tables which vary in size, accommodating 6, 8 or 10 guests per table. The dining room is open seating, so you are free to sit where you like a great way to make new friends. The atmosphere is casual but elegant, with high-quality table linens, china, cutlery and glassware. Located on the Middle Deck.

Recreation

Aquavit Terrace

The Aquavit Terrace is a glorious outdoor seating area at the bow of the ship where you can have a casual meal al fresco, meet friends for drinks or read a book, all while enjoying breathtaking views and basking in the fresh air. Located on the Upper Deck.

Recreation

Bar

The bar is lively and inviting - a gathering place for guests to view the scenery, have a drink and catch up on the day with friends. Located on the Upper Deck.

Recreation

Boutique

Forget to bring something? Looking for a magazine or some gift items? The onboard boutique has everything you need to make your voyage comfortable and convenient. Located on the Middle Deck.

Recreation

Cultural Highlights

Tastings of local cheeses, coffees, liqueurs and other delicacies. These in-depth experiences are part of discovering more about the places through which you cruise, and each activity is planned specifically to illuminate each itinerary.

Recreation

Hands-On Demonstrations

To complement your onshore excursions, take part in immersive learning and enhancement activities both on board and ashore with hands-on demonstrations in cuckoo clock-making, wooden shoe-carving or glassblowing.

Recreation

Library

The library has comfortable seating, excellent reading light and lovely panoramic views. Carries approximately 80 books, in various languages but mostly English, and several games such as chess, backgammon and playing cards. Located on the Upper Deck.

Recreation

Observation Lounge

This is where friends meet for a drink or snack, where lectures and movie nights take place. Watch as the glass walls roll silently away to form an indoor-outdoor space where you can enjoy the fresh breeze. Located on the Upper Deck.

Recreation

Walking Track

Enjoy sunshine and fresh air while you take in 360-degree views of the scenery on the walking track. Located on the Sun Deck.

Viking Var Customer Reviews

Ratings based off 45 reviews about Viking Var - currently showing 5 reviews with comments only
MH
Mark

This was my 2nd trip with Viking. As before, everything was perfect ---food, service and accommodations were outstanding.

MC
Mary

Sadly, I am one person that is bothered by exhaust fumes. The fumes were noticable each time we sistered up to another boat, which was often.

AS
Alma

We thoroughly enjoyed the trip. Shannon's help changing the return flights made a big difference.

MM
Mary

The staff on this river cruise were excellent and very helpful. The travel arraignments very also very organized and helpful, This was the first time I planned a vacation without going with a group and I was well pleased.

SH
Suzanne

Viking River Cruises is first class. We had an excellent experience as first time river cruisers. The tour guides were the most knowledgeable and professional in their area of expertise. They were also entertaining! We have only positive things to say about our cruise!!



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