MV Vikingfjord

Introducing MV Vikingfjord, a new ice-strengthened expedition vessel for 12 guests with great environmental credentials.

MV Vikingfjord enters service in Svalbard for low impact expeditions in May 2023.

She offers cruise ship comfort on a small ship with 9 ensuite cabins, an open plan saloon with rear facing windows, and on on deck hot tub and sauna.




41.8 meters


10 knots



What we love about Vikingfjord

  • The most environmentally friendly small ship in the polar regions with a 95% reduction in NOX emissions.
  • Large, open plan saloon and comfortable lounge located at the stern with sofas and large rear facing windows to enjoy the view.
  • 8 Spacious cabins with modern decor, comfortable beds and ensuite bathrooms with a choice between doubles, twins or singles.
  • Enjoy a sauna or outdoor hot tub on the upper deck.
  • Lounge area on the bridge with a great view.
  • Ice strengthened hull with 1B rating for exploring the polar regions.

MV Vikingfjord Key Features:

  • New energy efficient engine and NOX cleaning fitted in 2023 offering the best environmental credentials.
  • Rebuilt from the ground up in 2023 as a modern expedition vessel offering cruise ship comfort.
  • Accommodates 12 guests in 8 ensuite cabins with windows that are all situated above the waterline.
  • Modern interior finished to a high standard in 2023.
  • Equipped with 2 x Zodiac landing crafts for shore landings
  • Fully staffed with experienced captain, crew and expedition leaders.


  • Large open plan guest area with lounge, dining and seating area located at the stern. Equipped with TV for presentations, mini bar and hot drink service.
  • Observation lounge area with seating area on the bridge.
  • Spacious cabins with ensuite toilet and shower.
  • Large mudroom and storage spaces for skis, and equipment.


  • Outdoor hot tub and sauna with a view on Deck 2.
  • Large viewing area on the bow.
  • 4 open decks for lots of viewing options.
  • Accessible bow deck.


Type A - Double with En-Suite 

  • For 2 Guests
  • Comfortable double or twin bed
  • Ensuite shower and toilet
  • 15 m²
  • Located on deck 1 & deck 3
  • Window 
  • Desk & chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Cabin Numbers: 1-4,6 & 8

Type B - Single with En-Suite 

  • For 1 Guests
  • Comfortable single bed
  • Ensuite shower and toilet
  • 15 m²
  • Located on decks 1 & 2
  • Window 
  • Desk & chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Cabins 5 & 7

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Type C -Twin with Bunks 

  • For 2 guests
  • Bunk Bed
  • Shared shower and toilet located on deck 2
  • 10 m²
  • Located on deck 3
  • Window 
  • Wardrobe
  • Can be joined to cabin 8 to form a family room. 
  • Cabin 9

Charter this Vessel

Contact us today to arrange your private expedition onboard MV Vikingfjord.

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