Viking Orion

Expand your horizons on this comfortable, award-winning ship, intimate and thoughtfully created by experienced nautical architects and designers to enrich your interaction with your destination in every way.


    • 48000

    • Tonnage
    • 2018

    • Built Year
    • 464

    • Crew
    • 930

    • Pax Capacity
    • 3

    • Bars
    • 2

    • Pools
    • Malta

    • Registration Country

Sailings

Sail Date Cruise Line Ship Destination Departs Length Price You Save Discounts
Feb 10, 2019Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$7,899
Balcony!
Mar 10, 2019Viking OrionAsiaSydney16$7,699 
Mar 10, 2019Viking OrionAsiaSydney28$12,598
Balcony!
Mar 10, 2019Viking OrionWorld CruiseSydney78$30,399
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Mar 26, 2019Viking OrionAsiaBenoa12$5,699
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Mar 26, 2019Viking OrionAsiaBali26$11,198
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Apr 07, 2019Viking OrionAsiaBangkok14$6,699
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Apr 21, 2019Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong36$14,399
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Apr 21, 2019Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong14$7,699
Balcony!
May 05, 2019Viking OrionAlaskaTokyo22$9,699 
May 26, 2019Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver11$7,299
Suite!
Jun 15, 2019Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver10$7,499
Suite!
Jun 25, 2019Viking OrionAlaskaSeward10$9,799 
Jul 05, 2019Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver10$8,399 
Jul 15, 2019Viking OrionAlaskaSeward10$9,299 
Jul 25, 2019Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver10$6,799 
Aug 04, 2019Viking OrionAlaskaSeward10$7,999
Suite!
Aug 14, 2019Viking OrionAsiaVancouver22$9,299
Balcony!
Aug 14, 2019Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver36$19,198
Balcony!
Sep 06, 2019Viking OrionAsiaTokyo14$7,099
Balcony!
Sep 06, 2019Viking OrionAsiaTokyo28$11,998
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Sep 20, 2019Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong14$4,899
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Oct 04, 2019Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong14$4,799
Balcony!
Oct 04, 2019Viking OrionAsiaBeijing28$11,998 
Oct 18, 2019Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong14$7,099 
Nov 01, 2019Viking OrionAsiaTokyo14$6,499
Balcony!
Nov 01, 2019Viking OrionAsiaTokyo28$13,198 
Nov 15, 2019Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong14$6,299 
Nov 15, 2019Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong26$11,098
Balcony!
Nov 29, 2019Viking OrionAsiaBangkok12$4,299
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Nov 29, 2019Viking OrionAsiaBangkok28$10,598 
Dec 11, 2019Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandBali16$5,899
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Dec 27, 2019Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$7,399
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Jan 10, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$7,399
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Jan 24, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$7,299 
Feb 07, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$7,399
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Feb 21, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$7,399 
Mar 06, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$7,299
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Mar 06, 2020Viking OrionWorld CruiseAuckland92$45,194 
Mar 20, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney16$7,299
Balcony!
Mar 20, 2020Viking OrionAsiaSydney28$12,498
Balcony!
Mar 20, 2020Viking OrionWorld CruiseSydney78$36,495 
Apr 05, 2020Viking OrionAsiaBali12$4,999
Balcony!
Apr 05, 2020Viking OrionAsiaBali26$11,998
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Apr 17, 2020Viking OrionAsiaBangkok14$6,799
Balcony!
Apr 17, 2020Viking OrionAsiaBangkok28$14,498
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May 01, 2020Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong14$7,999 
May 01, 2020Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong36$16,498
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May 15, 2020Viking OrionAsiaTokyo22$8,899
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Jun 05, 2020Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver10$5,599 
Jun 15, 2020Viking OrionAlaskaSeward10$5,599
Balcony!
Jun 25, 2020Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver10$5,599
Balcony!
Jul 05, 2020Viking OrionAlaskaSeward10$5,399
Balcony!
Jul 15, 2020Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver10$5,599
Balcony!
Jul 25, 2020Viking OrionAlaskaSeward10$5,399 
Aug 04, 2020Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver10$5,499
Balcony!
Aug 14, 2020Viking OrionAlaskaSeward10$5,399 
Aug 24, 2020Viking OrionAsiaVancouver22$7,999 
Aug 24, 2020Viking OrionAsiaVancouver36$14,798 
Aug 24, 2020Viking OrionAsiaVancouver78$30,995 
Aug 24, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandVancouver92$37,494
Balcony!
Sep 16, 2020Viking OrionAsiaTokyo14$6,799 
Sep 16, 2020Viking OrionAsiaTokyo28$12,798
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Sep 30, 2020Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong14$5,999
Balcony!
Sep 30, 2020Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong26$10,298
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Oct 14, 2020Viking OrionAsiaLaem Chabang12$4,299 
Oct 14, 2020Viking OrionAsiaLaem Chabang28$10,298 
Oct 26, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandBenoa16$5,999 
Nov 11, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$6,499
Balcony!
Nov 25, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$6,499
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Dec 09, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$6,499
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Dec 23, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$6,499
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Jan 06, 2021Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$6,699
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Jan 20, 2021Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$6,699 
Feb 03, 2021Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$6,699
Balcony!
Feb 17, 2021Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$6,699 
Feb 17, 2021Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland92$37,794 
Mar 03, 2021Viking OrionAsiaSydney16$5,999
Balcony!
Mar 03, 2021Viking OrionAsiaSydney28$10,298 
Mar 03, 2021Viking OrionAsiaSydney78$31,095
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Mar 19, 2021Viking OrionAsiaBenoa12$4,299 
Mar 19, 2021Viking OrionAsiaBenoa26$10,298
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Mar 31, 2021Viking OrionAsiaLaem Chabang14$5,999
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Mar 31, 2021Viking OrionAsiaLaem Chabang28$12,798
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Apr 14, 2021Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong14$6,799 
Apr 14, 2021Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong36$14,798
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Apr 28, 2021Viking OrionAlaskaTokyo22$7,999
Balcony!

Ship Information


  • Maiden Voyage: 2018
  • Tonnage: 48,000 tons
  • Length: 745.00 feet
  • Avg Speed: 20.00
  • Passenger Capacity: 930
  • Normal Crew Size: 464
  • Registration Country: Malta
  • Cabin Features

    • Hairdryer
    • Telephone
    • Television
    • 24-Hour Room Service
  • Special Requests

    • Wheelchair Accessible Cabins
  • Fitness Facilities

    • Fitness Center
    • Jogging
    • 2 Swimming Pools
  • Services

    • 3 Bars
    • Beauty Salon
    • Hottub
    • Internet Access
    • Library
    • Movie Theatre
    • Shops
    • Spa

Dining

On Viking Orion, the restaurants are the perfect setting for your culinary discoveries, offering you choices from American classics and heart-healthy options to authentic regional delights to deepen your connection to your destinations. And since the ultimate "room" is the great outdoors, Viking Orion offers more al fresco dining experiences than any ship at sea. Sample Venetian favorites while you cruise through the Venetian lagoon; delight in a Turkish kebab surrounded by the Bosphorus, or enjoy gravlax as you glide through the breathtaking fjords. Because part of your experience is dining in your destination-even when you’re on board.

Age Restrictions

Due to the nature of the cruise itineraries, Viking Cruises does not maintain facilities or services for children aboard 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 reserves the right to limit the number of minors under the age of 18 years on board. The carrier reserves the right not to accept passengers who are in an advanced state of pregnancy either upon commencement of or at any time during the river or ocean cruise.

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 full fare.

Cabins

All categories on this ship contain the following:

  • 11:00 a.m. embarkation
  • King-size Viking Explorer bed with luxury linens
  • Large flat-screen LCD TV
  • Luxury toiletries
  • Direct dial satellite phone & cell service
  • Security safe
  • Air dryer
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Wi-Fi
  • Interactive TV & movies-on-demand
  • 24-hour room service

Balcony

Balcony

Category Code(s): V1,V2

  • Deck 3
  • 270 sq. ft. including veranda
  • 3:00 p.m. stateroom access
  • Shore excursion reservations: 60 days prior
Balcony

Category Code(s): DV1,DV2,DV3,DV4,DV5,DV6

  • Decks 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8
  • 270 sq. ft.
  • 2:00 p.m. stateroom access
  • 1 guaranteed priority reservations at each specialty restaurant: 60 days prior
  • Priority shore excursion reservations: 67 days prior
  • Priority booking of spa treatments: 60 days prior
  • Mini-bar with soft drinks, water & snacks, replenished once daily
  • In-suite binoculars, coffee maker & cashmere blanket
  • Purified water refilled daily
Balcony

Category Code(s): PV1,PV2,PV3

  • Decks 4, 5, and 6
  • 338 sq. ft. including veranda
  • 1:00 p.m. stateroom access
  • 2 guaranteed priority reservations at each specialty restaurant: 70 days prior
  • Priority shore excursion reservations: 77 days prior
  • Priority booking of spa treatments: 70 days prior
  • Mini-bar with alcoholic beverages, soft drinks, water & snacks, replenished once daily
  • Welcome Bottle of Champagne
  • In-suite binoculars, coffee maker & cashmere blanket
  • Complimentary shoe shine & pressing service
  • Purified water refilled daily

MiniSuite

MiniSuite

Category Code(s): PS1,PS2,PS3

  • Decks 6, 7, and 8
  • 405 sq. ft. including veranda
  • 11:00 a.m. priority stateroom access
  • 3 guaranteed priority reservations at each specialty restaurant: 80 days prior
  • Priority shore excursion reservations: 87 days prior
  • Priority booking of spa treatments: 80 days prior
  • Mini-bar with alcoholic beverages, soft drinks, water & snacks, replenished once daily
  • Welcome Bottle of Champagne
  • Premium in-suite binoculars, coffee maker & cashmere blanket
  • Complimentary laundry, dry cleaning, shoe shine & pressing
  • Purified water refilled daily

Suite

Suite

Category Code(s): ES1,ES2,ES3

  • Decks 3, 4, 5, and 6
  • 757+ sq. ft. including veranda
  • 11:00 a.m. priority stateroom access
  • 3 guaranteed priority reservations at each specialty restaurant: 90 days prior
  • Priority shore excursion reservations: 97 days prior
  • Priority booking of spa treatments: 90 days prior
  • Mini-bar with alcoholic beverages, soft drinks, water & snacks, replenished once daily
  • Welcome Bottle of Champagne
  • Premium in-suite binoculars, coffee maker & cashmere blanket
  • Complimentary laundry, dry cleaning, shoe shine & pressing
  • Purified water refilled daily
Suite

Category Code(s): OS

  • Deck 7
  • 1448 sq. ft. including veranda
  • 11:00 a.m. priority stateroom access
  • 3 guaranteed priority reservations at each specialty restaurant: 90 days prior
  • Priority shore excursion reservations: 97 days prior
  • Priority booking of spa treatments: 90 days prior
  • Mini-bar with alcoholic beverages, soft drinks, water & snacks, replenished once daily
  • Welcome Bottle of Champagne
  • Premium in-suite binoculars, coffee maker & cashmere blanket
  • Complimentary laundry, dry cleaning, shoe shine & pressing
  • Purified water refilled daily

Life on Board

Dining

Aquavit Terrace

Aquavit Terrace

Providing more al fresco dining experiences than on any ship at sea. Located outside the World Café at the stern of the ship, the inviting terrace is transformed by night into a magical space where your destination is your dining room. By day, it’s a great place to dine and relax in the lounge area around the Infinity Pool.

Mamsen's

Mamsen's

Located in the Explorers’ Lounge and named for “Mamsen,” the Hagen family matriarch, this venue offers Norwegian specialties for breakfast, lunch, an afternoon snack or evening treat.

Manfredi's Italian Restaurant

Manfredi's Italian Restaurant

Manfredi’s offers the best of Italian cuisine, whether the farm-inspired heartiness of Tuscany or the famed flavors from the heart of Rome. Chianti by the carafe, freshly prepared pastas and generous antipasto are accompanied by fresh seafood and a true spirit of abbondanza.

The Chef’s Table

The Chef’s Table

The sommeliers and culinary masters at The Chef’s Table create the perfect pairing of food and wine. During a multicourse tasting, they pour select vintages and serve thoughtfully prepared dishes made for each other.

The Restaurant

The Restaurant

On Viking Orion, the restaurants are the perfect setting for your culinary discoveries, offering you choices from American classics and heart-healthy options to authentic regional delights to deepen your connection to your destinations.

World Cafe

World Cafe

Featuring American classics, European fare, Chinese cuisine, Japanese sushi and more, savor a range of cuisines from around the world. Relax in a casual atmosphere and enjoy al fresco dining.

Spa and Beauty

Spa

Spa

Viking also reinvented the spa experience; drawing upon the holistic wellness philosophy of Nordic culture. To stimulate your circulatory system visit the snow grotto where snowflakes gently descend from the ceiling through chilled air, then invigorate yourself in the sauna, following a centuries-old Nordic tradition.

Onboard Activities

Explorers' Lounge

Explorers' Lounge

Inspired by the trade routes of Vikings, the Explorers’ Lounge is the ideal place for guests to share their discoveries over an aquavit or a craft beer while sampling fine Scandinavian fare. Central to the Explorers’ Lounge is Mamsen’s, a casual gourmet deli inspired by Norwegian cuisine, from smoked salmon to open-faced sandwiches and locally sourced charcuterie and cheeses. The daily “Waffle Hour” provides mouth-watering samples of the beloved treat.

The Viking Living Room

The Viking Living Room

The ideal setting for relaxation and conversation, The Viking Living Room draws guests together. Spacious seating, melodic piano tunes, live entertainment and planned activities foster rich camaraderie.

The Wintergarden

The Wintergarden

When you yearn for serenity, there is no better place on ship than a visit to the Wintergarden. This charming, airy space around the main pool is perfect for relaxing in clean, uncluttered Scandinavian-designed environment. Even here, Viking's focus is on enrichment, as this is the place to witness a tea ceremony, or indulge in an afternoon tea service, complete with hand-selected teas, finger sandwiches and pastries.

Theater

Theater

The main theater features live performances that bring you closer to the culture of featured destinations. Viking also pulls back the curtains of the destinations with cinema in the two movie theaters, which show first-run films as well as destination-driven classics. The theaters are always buzzing with fresh insights from their enrichment talks featuring the history, art, culture and upcoming ports. To keep you in comfort, Viking has banished uncomfortable theater seating in favor of soft and spacious sofa seating.

Night Life

Torshavn

Torshavn

Torshavn is the ideal cabaret lounge for an after-hours drink with your fellow passengers.

Viking Bar

Viking Bar

Enjoy a cocktail in the Viking Bar, which is located on the ground floor of the atrium.

Sports and Fitness

Fitness Center

Fitness Center

The Fitness Center supports your health and wellness with treadmills, elliptical machines, stationary bicycles and more.

Pools

Infinity Pool

Infinity Pool

The Infinity Pool, one of the first of its kind at sea, gives you a sense of swimming in the heart of your destination. Its glass backing is infused with the spirit of exploration.

Main Pool

Main Pool

Experience Viking Orion's main pool, complete with a retractable roof, so you can always enjoy the perfect swim. Here, on star-filled nights, enjoy an outdoor movie as you sail under a canopy of stars.


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