Viking Cruises took delivery of a new ocean-going cruise ship from Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri on Thursday, April 15.
Like its six earlier sisters in the same series, Viking Venus has a displacement of approximately 47,800 tonnes and 465 cabins that can accommodate 930 passengers.
The vessel’s interior was designed by a team consisting of London-based SMC DEsign and Los Angeles-based Rottet Studies. Accommodation spaces include all-veranda staterooms, suites, two pools including an infinity pool at the stern, numerous al fresco dining restaurants, and a spa with sauna.
The vessel is equipped with a modern safety system that will ensure “safe return to port.” Further, energy-efficient engines and optimised hydronamics combine to help keep fuel consumption as low as possible.
Viking Venus also comes equipped with systems that minimise the pollution caused by exhaust gases.
The best maritime site on the web. The sea's our scene!