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
Nov 15, 2019Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong14$6,499
Balcony!
Nov 15, 2019Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong26$11,098
Balcony!
Nov 29, 2019Viking OrionAsiaBangkok12$4,599
Balcony!
Nov 29, 2019Viking OrionAsiaBangkok28$11,598 
Dec 11, 2019Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandBenoa16$5,099
Balcony!
Dec 27, 2019Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$8,499
Balcony!
Jan 10, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$7,699
Balcony!
Jan 24, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$8,199
Balcony!
Feb 07, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$7,899
Balcony!
Feb 21, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$7,999 
Mar 06, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$7,899 
Mar 06, 2020Viking OrionWorld CruiseAuckland92$45,194
Balcony!
Mar 20, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney16$6,899
Balcony!
Mar 20, 2020Viking OrionAsiaSydney28$11,598 
Mar 20, 2020Viking OrionWorld CruiseSydney78$55,595
Suite!
Apr 05, 2020Viking OrionAsiaBenoa12$4,599
Balcony!
Apr 05, 2020Viking OrionAsiaBenoa26$11,598
Balcony!
Apr 17, 2020Viking OrionAsiaBangkok14$6,799 
Apr 17, 2020Viking OrionAsiaBangkok28$17,498
Balcony!
May 01, 2020Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong14$9,399
Balcony!
May 01, 2020Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong36$20,198
Balcony!
May 15, 2020Viking OrionAsiaTokyo22$8,899 
Jun 05, 2020Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver10$6,099 
Jun 15, 2020Viking OrionAlaskaSeward10$6,199 
Jun 25, 2020Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver10$6,199
Balcony!
Jul 05, 2020Viking OrionAlaskaSeward10$5,899
Balcony!
Jul 15, 2020Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver10$6,099
Balcony!
Jul 25, 2020Viking OrionAlaskaSeward10$5,999
Balcony!
Aug 04, 2020Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver10$6,199
Balcony!
Aug 14, 2020Viking OrionAlaskaSeward10$6,099
Balcony!
Aug 24, 2020Viking OrionAsiaVancouver22$8,099 
Aug 24, 2020Viking OrionAsiaVancouver36$16,298 
Aug 24, 2020Viking OrionAsiaVancouver78$33,295
Balcony!
Aug 24, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandVancouver92$40,094
Balcony!
Sep 16, 2020Viking OrionAsiaTokyo14$8,099
Balcony!
Sep 16, 2020Viking OrionAsiaTokyo28$13,998 
Sep 30, 2020Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong14$5,899
Balcony!
Sep 30, 2020Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong26$10,498
Balcony!
Oct 14, 2020Viking OrionAsiaBangkok12$4,399 
Oct 14, 2020Viking OrionAsiaBangkok28$10,798
Balcony!
Oct 26, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandBenoa16$6,099
Balcony!
Nov 11, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$6,499
Balcony!
Nov 25, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$5,899 
Dec 09, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$5,899
Balcony!
Dec 23, 2020Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$6,499
Balcony!
Jan 06, 2021Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$6,499 
Jan 20, 2021Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$6,499
Balcony!
Feb 03, 2021Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$6,899 
Feb 17, 2021Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$6,899 
Feb 17, 2021Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland92$39,994 
Mar 03, 2021Viking OrionAsiaSydney16$5,999
Balcony!
Mar 03, 2021Viking OrionAsiaSydney28$10,498 
Mar 03, 2021Viking OrionAsiaSydney78$33,095
Balcony!
Mar 19, 2021Viking OrionAsiaBenoa12$4,399
Balcony!
Mar 19, 2021Viking OrionAsiaBenoa26$10,498 
Mar 31, 2021Viking OrionAsiaBangkok14$5,999
Balcony!
Mar 31, 2021Viking OrionAsiaBangkok28$14,098
Balcony!
Apr 14, 2021Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong14$7,999
Balcony!
Apr 14, 2021Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong36$16,098 
Apr 28, 2021Viking OrionAlaskaTokyo22$7,999 
May 19, 2021Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver10$4,599
Balcony!
May 29, 2021Viking OrionAlaskaSeward10$4,599 
Jun 08, 2021Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver10$4,799
Balcony!
Jun 18, 2021Viking OrionAlaskaSeward10$4,899 
Jun 28, 2021Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver10$4,999
Balcony!
Jul 08, 2021Viking OrionAlaskaSeward10$4,999 
Jul 18, 2021Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver10$4,999
Balcony!
Jul 28, 2021Viking OrionMediterraneanSeward10$4,999
Balcony!
Aug 07, 2021Viking OrionAlaskaVancouver10$4,999
Balcony!
Aug 17, 2021Viking OrionAlaskaSeward10$4,999
Balcony!
Aug 27, 2021Viking OrionAsiaVancouver22$7,999 
Aug 27, 2021Viking OrionAsiaVancouver36$14,998
Balcony!
Sep 19, 2021Viking OrionAsiaTokyo14$6,999 
Oct 03, 2021Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong14$6,999
Balcony!
Oct 17, 2021Viking OrionAsiaTokyo14$6,999 
Oct 17, 2021Viking OrionAsiaTokyo28$12,798
Balcony!
Oct 31, 2021Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong14$5,799
Balcony!
Oct 31, 2021Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong26$10,098
Balcony!
Nov 14, 2021Viking OrionAsiaBangkok12$4,299 
Nov 26, 2021Viking OrionAsiaBenoa16$5,999 
Dec 12, 2021Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney15$6,799 
Dec 27, 2021Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$6,499
Balcony!
Jan 10, 2022Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$6,499 
Jan 24, 2022Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$6,499
Balcony!
Feb 07, 2022Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandSydney14$6,799
Balcony!
Feb 21, 2022Viking OrionAustralia/New ZealandAuckland14$6,799 
Feb 21, 2022Viking OrionWorld CruiseAuckland92$37,894 
Mar 07, 2022Viking OrionAsiaSydney16$5,999
Balcony!
Mar 07, 2022Viking OrionAsiaSydney28$10,298
Balcony!
Mar 07, 2022Viking OrionAsiaSydney78$31,095 
Mar 23, 2022Viking OrionAsiaBenoa12$4,299
Balcony!
Mar 23, 2022Viking OrionAsiaBenoa26$10,098
Balcony!
Apr 04, 2022Viking OrionAsiaBangkok14$5,799
Balcony!
Apr 04, 2022Viking OrionAsiaBangkok28$12,798
Balcony!
Apr 18, 2022Viking OrionAsiaHong Kong14$6,999
Balcony!
Apr 18, 2022Viking OrionAlaskaHong Kong36$14,998 
May 02, 2022Viking 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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