travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Viking River Cruises Viking Skirnir

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Introduction and History

The Viking Skirnir is one of Viking's Longships, and it carries 50 crew members. Launched in 2015, the ship set sail as part of Viking River Cruises' massive fleet-development program.

The company named the Longship class after the Vikings' models of technical perfection: The original rapierlike longships were so cutting-edge that modern scholars doubted the accounts of them until the 1997 discovery of the Roskilde Longship. The company's version is...

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OCG Class
River Cruise
Viking Skirnir
Year Built2015
Year Last Refurbished-
Capacity190 passengers
Decks4