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Viking Star

Viking Star, set to launch May 2015, is the first ship to be launched for Viking Ocean Cruises.

The 48,000 ton, 928-passenger Viking Star will be unlike any other premium cruise ship. Viking Ocean Cruises plans to offer its Viking Star guests a completely different ship and unique onboard product that is designed to deliver a life-enriching experience that will stay with them forever.

When Viking Star sets sail in 2015, she will operate a variety of Mediterranean cruise itineraries, along with Western Europe cruises and Northern Europe cruises. Viking Star's cruise itineraries will range from 7-night night cruises to 49-night cruises.

Activities on Viking Star

Each cruise on Viking Star is thoughtfully curated with hand-picked itineraries so you are able to immerse yourself in art, cuisine, history and music.

Before you step foot on shore, you will be filled with insights from academic luminaries and history experts chosen by the Viking Enrichment Board. Shore excursions are led by knowledgable local guides and Viking Star guests receive one complimentary shore excursion in each port.

Life on board Viking Star is designed to expand your your knowledge, your palate and your circle of friends, all in a setting of comfort and understated elegance.

Dining / Food on Viking Star

Viking Star's restaurants are the perfect setting for your culinary discoveries with offerings from American classics, heart-healthy options and regional delights to deepen your connection to your destination.

The Restaurant is the crown jewel on the Viking Star with the widest choice of culinary offerings. The daily changing menu highlighting locally sourced ingredients reflects the seasons and your destinations so that you can explore regional specialties.

Reserve The Chef's Table for an intimate dining experience complete with tasting menu and wine pairings. Or make a reservation at The Italian Grill for a Tuscan dining experience.

OnViking Star you have options other than the traditional restaurants. You can indulge in Scandinavian specialties at the Viking Deli in the Explorer's Lounge surrounded by two-story ocean views, or visit the World Cafe, where a wide variety of culinary cravings will be fulfilled.

And for those times you just want to relax in the comfort of your suite or veranda stateroom, there is complimentary room service.

You will find casual dining options to fit your every mood, from seafood at the al fresco Aquavit Terrace to afternoon tea at the Wintergarden.

And of course, the Viking Concierge is always on hand to recommend a great local restaurant.

Entertainment on Viking Star

The Theater, Viking Star's main entertainment venue features live performances of beatuifully themed shows. Two movie theatres will not only show first-run films but will always be buzzing with fresh, new insights from port talks to onboard lectures that will feature the history, art, and culture of its destinations. Uncomfortabke theatre seating has been banished in favor of soft and spacious sofa seating.

Viking Star Fast Facts
Maiden Voyage 2015
Ship Class Small Ship
Ships Registry Malta
Officer Nationality European
Crew Nationality European
Tonnage (GRT) 47,800
Length 754 feet
Beam 94.5 feet
Passenger Capacity 928
Number of Crew 465
Passenger Decks 14
Total Accommodations 465
Suites 47
Balconys 418
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