travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Viking River Cruises Viking Astrild

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The Viking Astrild was designed and built to sail the shallow Elbe River between Prague and Berlin. It is called a "baby Longship" because it is about half the size of Viking's regular fleet of Longships.

Launched in 2015, the ship carries 28 crew members and displays contemporary Nordic-influenced style, including stripped wood and sophisticated neutral interiors. It uses hybrid engines that create a quieter ride with little to no vibration.

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OCG Class
River Cruise
Viking Astrild
Year Built2015
Year Last Refurbished-
Capacity98 passengers