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See a 360° tour of the new Viking Jupiter


See a 360° tour of the new Viking Jupiter
Christine Hogg

Christine Hogg is the Associate Digital Editor at PAX Global Media. Prior to joining PAX, she obtained her Honours BA in Journalism from the University of Toronto. Upon graduating, she went on to write for several travel publications while travelling the world. Her longest trip was a three-week stint in Europe, and the shortest was a 16-hour adventure in Iceland. Get in touch: christine@paxglobalmedia.com.

The sixth cruise ship built for Viking Cruises by Fincantieri, Viking Jupiter, has been delivered in Ancona.

Viking has been working with Fincantieri since 2012. 

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Viking Jupiter belongs to the small cruise ship segment; with a gross tonnage of about 47,800 tons, with 465 cabins that can accommodate 930 passengers.

The first of the series, Viking Star, was built at the shipyard in Marghera and delivered in 2015. The other units, Viking Sea, Viking SkyViking Sun, and Viking Orion, handed over in 2016, 2017 and 2018, were all built at the Ancona yard.

Accommodations

Travel agents are invited to take a virtual tour of the Viking Jupiter by clicking here

The Viking Jupiter was built with three different staterooms:

  • Veranda Stateroom (V)
  • Deluxe Veranda Stateroom (DV)
  • Penthouse Veranda Stateroom (PV)

All staterooms come with free Wi-Fi, a king-sized bed, 24-hour room service, and a minibar.

On board facilities

Viking Jupiter has nine decks; decks three to six are reserved for staterooms.

Deck 1: Three restaurants (The Kitchen Table, The Chef's Table, Manfredi's Italian Restaurant); The Viking Living Room; The Viking Bar; shops and salon; fitness centre; The Spa

Deck 2: The Restaurant; Atrium; Torshavn; The Shop (2); The Theater; Cinema (2); 360° Promenade (four laps=one mile)

Deck 7: Aquavit Terrace (infinity pool and hottub); World Cafe; main pool and hottub (pool grill and pool bar); The Wintergarden; Lanai; eight Penthouse Junior Suites, two Deluxe Veranda Suites and one Owner's Suite; Explorer's Lounge; Mamsen's

Deck 8: 16 Penthouse Junior Suites, four Deluxe Veranda Suites; Explorer's Lounge; Retractable Roof

Deck 9: Sport's Deck

Viking Jupiter currently sails on 18 itineraries. For more information on the new ship, click here.

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