Viking Rurik

1975 (Refurbished in 2012)
125 m / 410 ft
Gross Tonnage
5400 gt
220V & 110V
17 m / 56 ft
Cruising Speed
14 kn / 26 kph / 16 mph

Ship Overview

More than 20 years ago, Viking began sailing the storied waterways of Russia. Today, our fully refurbished, elegant Russia fleet sets new standards of excellence in this region. Complete with hotel-style amenities, they feature spacious staterooms and suites, an inviting restaurant and refined public spaces.
With understated elegance and trademark Viking interiors, this is the very best ship on Russia’s waterways today. Fully refurbished for the 2012 sailing season, Viking Rurik offers private verandas on every stateroom on the upper and middle decks!
  • All staterooms are outside with river view
  • Suites are 400 square feet, have 2 flat-panel TVs & panoramic windows
  • Most Deluxe staterooms & Suites have hotel-style beds with optional twin-bed configuration
  • All Suites & Cat AX-BX staterooms have a veranda
  • All CX-DX staterooms have a large picture window that opens
  • Private, modern bathrooms with separate shower & premium bath products; bathrobe & slippers upon request
  • 26” flat-panel TV with CNBC, CNN, BBC & more
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator, hair dryer & air conditioning
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Sun deck with shaded sitting area
  • A walk-around, open air promenade deck
  • Restaurant with panoramic views
  • Elevator
  • The Lounge & two bars with panoramic windows
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • Doctor on board
  • Laundry service
  • Voltage: 220V & 110V (U.S. outlet) in stateroom

Staterooms / Suites

  • Deluxe Stateroom (CX, DX) 142 ft² / 13,2 m²
  • Deluxe Stateroom (EX) 164 ft² / 15,2 m²
  • Veranda Stateroom (BX) 240 ft² / 22,3 m²
  • Veranda Stateroom (AX) 230 ft² / 21,3 m²
  • Junior Suite (JR) 340 ft² / 31,6 m²
  • Suite (AA) 405 ft² / 37,6 m²


  • Main Deck
  • 2 guests
  • Hotel-style beds 79 inches x 63 inches (with optional twin-bed configuration)
  • Large picture window 4.10 ft. x 2.79 ft. (can be opened)
  • Private bathroom with shower and premium bath products
  • Telephone, refrigerator, safe, hair dryer & bottled water replenished daily
  • Bathrobe and slippers available upon request
  • Air conditioning
  • Space under bed for storing suitcases
  • Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers
  • Voltage: 220V and 110V in stateroom
  • 26-inch Sony TV with premium entertainment package including CNN and other English-language programming

Deck Plans

Side View
Side View
Sun Deck
Sun Deck
Upper Deck
Upper Deck
Middle Deck
Middle Deck
Main Deck
Main Deck
Stateroom Categories
Stateroom Categories


THE RESTAURANT - Gaze at breathtaking scenery through the Restaurant’s panoramic windows as you dine on regional specialties and contemporary cuisine. The atmosphere is casual yet elegant, with high-quality table linens, china, cutlery and glassware at every meal.