Spotlight On Viking Akun
In 2013, the Viking fleet in Russia underwent a complete refurbishment. Today, the Viking Akun will give you a taste of Russia and Eastern Europe that you never thought possible. The ship boasts spacious staterooms, awe-inspiring public spaces, and a welcoming restaurant. It has become the new benchmark in river cruising.
The ship's highlights include;
- The Panorama Bar from where you will enjoy the Eastern Europe scenery over expensive wines
- The restaurant that serves contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe specialties
- An on-board boutique where you can buy a gift for your friends back home
- The library where you can pass away the long night hours
- The Veranda Stateroom and Deluxe Staterooms with their latest industry standard amenities.
The selling points of this ship are;
- All staterooms allows you the views of the river
- All staterooms features amenities such as; flat pane TV's, hotel-style beds, TV channels such as BBC, CNN, CNBC etc Other amenities include telephone, refrigerator, air conditioning and hair dryer. Click here to see more details on staterooms
- You will enjoy onboard bathrooms with premium bath products, bathrobes, slippers, and separate shower
- Among onboard facilities are; Elevator, Restaurant, observation lounge and 2 bars, free internet thoughout the ship, laundry services, onbboard doctor and daily bottled water.
For more information about life onboard the ship, click here
If you ask me, I would say that you are one of the lucky few who get to visit destinations around Eastern Europe aboard a ship. Make it your life long dream to cruise Russia on a ship...it is like a road trip, only more enjoyable and comfortable.
You can view more details of the ship's deck plans by clicking here.