Overview
Experience the heart of Russia on one of the very best ships sailing on the country's waterways today. Constructed at the renowned Boizenburg Shipyard on the Elbe River in Germany, Viking Helgi (formerly Surkov), Viking Truvor (formerly Kirov), and Viking Ingvar (formerly Pakhomov) were part of the 27-ship "302" series, designed to offer visitors the very best Russia cruise ship experience. Viking Helgi was built in 1984 and was fully refurbished in 2008; Viking Truvor was built in 1987 and fully refurbished in 2009; Viking Ingvar was built in 1990 and fully refurbished in 2011. These ships each carry 210 guests in two 290-square-foot suites and 104 spacious staterooms, all of which meet the latest European standards of comfort and elegance, with all hotel-style beds (except for the two single staterooms) and amenities like 26-inch flat-panel TVs, in-room refrigerators and three open air promenade decks.

Ship Features
  • All staterooms are outside with river view
  • Suites are 400 square feet, have 2 flat-panel TVs & panoramic windows
  • Most Deluxe staterooms & Suites have hotel-style beds with optional twin-bed configuration
  • All Suites & Cat AX-BX staterooms have a veranda
  • All CX-DX staterooms have a large picture window that opens
  • Private, modern bathrooms with separate shower & premium bath products; bathrobe & slippers upon request
  • Sony 26 inch flat-panel TV with CNBC, CNN, BBC & more
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator, hair dryer & air conditioning
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Sun deck with shaded sitting area
  • A walk-around, open air promenade deck
  • Restaurant with panoramic views
  • Elevator
  • The Lounge & two bars with panoramic windows
  • Free internet service
  • Doctor on board
  • Laundry service
  • Voltage: 220V & 110V (U.S. outlet) in stateroom
  • Details

    Ship Facts
    Launched - 2001
    Passengers - 199
    Crew - 114
    Length - 430 feet
    Width - 55 feet
    Draft - 8 feet
    Decks - 5
    Ship Facilities
    Bars/Lounges - 2
    Medical Center
    Laundry Services
    Cabins
    Total Cabins - 103

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