The Fjords welcomes second all-electric vessel to fleet

Photo: The Fjords

Norwegian operator The Fjords recently took delivery of the sightseeing vessel Legacy of the Fjords.

The vessel is the second all-electric newbuild to be designed and built for the company by local shipyard Brødrene. The first all-electric vessel, near identical sister Future of the Fjords, was delivered in 2018.

Legacy of the Fjords has a length of 42.23 metres, a beam of 15.5 metres, seating for up to 400 passengers, and two 450kW engines that deliver a cruising speed of 16 knots.

The vessel is scheduled to commence operational sailings between Flåm and Nærøyfjorden on Friday, July 17.


Baird Maritime

The best maritime site on the web. The sea's our scene!