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Viking Ocean Cruise Line

Information about Viking Sun
Year Built
Space Ratio

General Information

The Viking Sun started sailing in 2017. Former names: none. The Viking Sun is registered in Switzerland. The Viking Sun has 464 cabins.

You can expect between 928 to 928 passengers on a typical sailing. This means that at the higher number (usually peak and holiday sailings) Viking Sun has a space ratio of 51.5. (A space ratio less than 33 means that you may find the ship crowded in areas. A space ratio greater than 39 means that there should be plenty of space for each passenger.) When this ship isn't sailing at capacity the space ratio can be as good as 51.5.

The Viking Sun has 465 crew members on board. There are 2 passengers for every crew member on board. There are self serve laudromats on this ship.

Sister Ships

The following ships share the same class as this ship. This means the basic design and layout of the ship is the same. For the most part the cabins will be identical among these ships, but may be decorated differently.
2014- Viking Star
2016- Viking Sea
2016- Viking Sky
2017- Viking Sun - No longer sailing
2018- Viking Orion
2019- Viking Jupiter
2021- Viking Venus
2022- Viking Mars
2022- Viking Neptune
2023- Viking Saturn
2025- Viking Vela


There are 2 special needs cabins on this ship. These cabins have been modified for accessibility purposes.

9 Decks

There are 9 on this ship. The highest deck number is 9. The number of decks with passenger cabins is 6.

100% Balconies

This is the percent of the staterooms on board have balconies.

Viking Sun Ship Stats

Item Detail
Year Built 2017
Years Old 7
Tons 47,800
Speed 15.0 knots
Length 745 feet
Beam 94 feet
Total Cabins 464
Crew 465
Expected Passengers 928 to 928
Expected Space Ratio 52
Total decks 9
Decks with cabins 6

Viking Sun Features


  • 2 Outdoor Pools swimming
  • 1 Whirlpools (hot tubs)
  • No Rock Climbing Wall
  • No Flow Rider
  • No Ice Rink
  • No Bowling
  • No Zipline
  • No Waterslide
  • No Water Park
  • No Ropes Course
  • No Mini Golf
  • No Sports Court
  • Jogging Track


  • No Casino
  • No Cigar Lounge
  • No Chapel
  • No Arcade
  • Show Lounge
  • Hair Salon
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center
  • Library library
  • No Bridge Viewing Area
  • Outdoor Movie Screen
  • No Teen Lounge
  • Passenger Promenade Deck
  • Sea Viewing Lounge on upper deck
  • No Adult Only Outside Lounge Area
  • Ship will have complimentary Wi-Fi with restrictions at sea by accommodation type and free in-port.

Live Cruise Ship Tracking - Viking Sun

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Smoking Policy

  • Smoking is prohibited in all indoor areas, staterooms, and balconies
  • Smoking is permitted in a designated outdoor smoking area

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