travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Viking River Cruises Viking Legend


Viking Legend travel42 Professional Ship Review


Viking Legend entered service in May 2009 with a crew of only 45 on the Grand European itinerary between Amsterdam and Budapest.

At 443 ft in length, the three-level ship is the same length as the Viking Longships.

Viking's environmentally friendly hybrid engine system provides a quiet ride that is nearly vibration-free. It is achieved with four smaller propellers rather than two large ones, and both engine rooms are insulated to reduce noise and vibration.

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