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Akun

Akun, nephew of Viking ruler Rurik, was among the signatories of the 944 Rus-Byzantine Treaty who were named in the Russian Primary Chronicle.

Itineraries This Ship Sails

Unpack just once on our small, state-of-the-art ships, enjoy your spacious stateroom, and spend more time immersed in your destination. See why Viking is the world’s leader in river cruising.

Restaurant dinning area on board Russia vessel

Viking Russia Ships 360° Tour

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Ship Tour

Russia Ship Features

  • 102 outside staterooms with river view (31 Deluxe Staterooms, 67 Veranda Staterooms, 2 Junior Suites, 2 Suites)
  • All suites & select staterooms feature a large picture window that opens or a veranda & a hotel-style bed with optional twin-bed configuration
  • Sun deck with shaded sitting area
  • Two bars with panoramic windows
  • Restaurant with panoramic views
  • Library & onboard shop
  • Elevator
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • Laundry service
  • Doctor on board
  • 26" flat-screen Sony TV with CNBC, CNN, BBC & more

See a PDF version of the deck plan.

  • AA Suite floorplan on Viking Russia vessels
  • Suite size: 400 sq ft
  • River-view suite with floor-to-ceiling sliding glass door opening to a large veranda along both the sleeping quarters & the sitting room
  • Hotel-style bed 79 in x 63 in (with optional twin-bed configuration); luxury linens & pillows
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • 26" flat-screen Sony TV with CNBC, CNN, BBC & more
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator, hair dryer & air conditioning
  • Private bathroom with shower & bathtub
  • Premium Freyja® toiletries; plush robes & slippers available upon request
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Stateroom steward & twice-daily housekeeping
  • Space under bed for storing suitcases
  • Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers
  • View the Suite in our 360° Akun Ship Tour
  • Floorplan of Junior Suite on Viking Russia vessel
  • Suite size: 337 sq ft
  • River-view suite with floor-to-ceiling sliding glass door opening to a full-size veranda
  • Hotel-style bed 79 in x 63 in (with optional twin-bed configuration); luxury linens & pillows
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • 26" flat-screen Sony TV with CNBC, CNN, BBC & more
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator, hair dryer & air conditioning
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • Premium Freyja® toiletries; plush robes & slippers available upon request
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Stateroom steward & twice-daily housekeeping
  • Space under bed for storing suitcases
  • Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers
  • View the Junior Suite in our 360° Russia Ships Tour
  • Veranda stateroom floorplan on Viking Russia vessels
  • Stateroom size: 225 sq ft
  • River-view stateroom with floor-to-ceiling sliding glass door opening to a full-size veranda
  • Hotel-style bed 79 in x 63 in (with optional twin-bed configuration); luxury linens & pillows
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • 26" flat-screen Sony TV with CNBC, CNN, BBC & more
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator, hair dryer & air conditioning
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • Premium Freyja® toiletries; plush robes & slippers available upon request
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Stateroom steward & twice-daily housekeeping
  • Space under bed for storing suitcases
  • Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers
  • View the Veranda Stateroom in our 360° Akun Ship Tour
  • Veranda stateroom floorplan on Viking Russia vessels
  • Stateroom size: 230 sq ft
  • River-view stateroom with floor-to-ceiling sliding glass door opening to a full-size veranda
  • Hotel-style bed 79 in x 63 in (with optional twin-bed configuration); luxury linens & pillows
  • Hotel-style bed 79 in x 63 in (with optional twin-bed configuration); luxury linens & pillows
  • 26" flat-screen Sony TV with CNBC, CNN, BBC & more
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator, hair dryer & air conditioning
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • Premium Freyja® toiletries; plush robes & slippers available upon request
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Stateroom steward & twice-daily housekeeping
  • Space under bed for storing suitcases
  • Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers
  • View the Veranda Stateroom in our 360° Akun Ship Tour
  • Delux stateroom floorplan for Viking Russia vessels
  • Stateroom size: 160 sq ft
  • River-view stateroom with large picture window 4.10 ft x 2.79 ft (can be opened)
  • Hotel-style bed 79 in x 63 in (with optional twin-bed configuration); luxury linens & pillows
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • 26" flat-screen Sony TV with CNBC, CNN, BBC & more
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator, hair dryer & air conditioning
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • Premium Freyja® toiletries; plush robes & slippers available upon request
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Stateroom steward & twice-daily housekeeping
  • Space under bed for storing suitcases
  • Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers
  • View the Deluxe Stateroom in our 360° Akun Ship Tour
  • Delux stateroom floorplan for Viking Russia vessels
  • Stateroom size: 140 sq ft
  • River-view stateroom with large picture window 4.10 ft x 2.79 ft (can be opened)
  • Hotel-style bed 79 in x 63 in (with optional twin-bed configuration); luxury linens & pillows *Cabin 217 does not have a twin-bed configuration option
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • 26" flat-screen Sony TV with CNBC, CNN, BBC & more
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator, hair dryer & air conditioning
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • Premium Freyja® toiletries; plush robes & slippers available upon request
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Stateroom steward & twice-daily housekeeping
  • Space under bed for storing suitcases
  • Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers
  • View the Deluxe Stateroom in our 360° Akun Ship Tour
  • Restaurant of a Viking river ship

An excellent spot to enjoy a glass of wine and take in the scenery, especially during arrival at one of your historic destinations.

See the Panorama Bar in the 360° Akun Ship Tour

  • Dinner table set in the restaurant of a Viking river ship

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.

See the The Restaurant in the 360° Akun Ship Tour

  • Boutique on board Russia vessels

Filled with interesting and unique items, our onboard boutique is the ideal place to pick up a gift for yourself or a loved one back home.

See the Boutique in the 360° Akun Ship Tour

  • The Library on board Viking Russia vessel

Select from a range of informational and inspirational travel books for your browsing pleasure.

See the Library in the 360° Akun Ship Tour

  • Reception with staff on Viking Russia vessel

The middle deck lobby area is a great place to get information during your journey. Your Program Director’s desk is located here, so that you can easily ask questions or discuss the day’s activities. There is a 24-hour tea and coffee station with a fruit basket and convenient restrooms.

See the Reception area in the 360° Akun Ship Tour

Stateroom Features

Suite (AA)

  • Suite size: 400 sq ft
  • River-view suite with floor-to-ceiling sliding glass door opening to a large veranda along both the sleeping quarters & the sitting room
  • Hotel-style bed 79 in x 63 in (with optional twin-bed configuration); luxury linens & pillows
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • 26" flat-screen Sony TV with CNBC, CNN, BBC & more
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator, hair dryer & air conditioning
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • Premium Freyja® toiletries; plush robes & slippers available upon request
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Stateroom steward & twice-daily housekeeping
  • Space under bed for storing suitcases
  • Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers
  • View the Suite in our 360° Akun Ship Tour

Junior Suite (JR)

  • Suite size: 400 sq ft
  • River-view suite with floor-to-ceiling sliding glass door opening to a full-size veranda
  • Hotel-style bed 79 in x 63 in (with optional twin-bed configuration); luxury linens & pillows
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • 26" flat-screen Sony TV with CNBC, CNN, BBC & more
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator, hair dryer & air conditioning
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • Premium Freyja® toiletries; plush robes & slippers available upon request
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Stateroom steward & twice-daily housekeeping
  • Space under bed for storing suitcases
  • Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers
  • View the Junior Suite in our 360° Akun Ship Tour

Veranda Stateroom (AX)

  • Stateroom size: 225 sq ft
  • River-view stateroom with floor-to-ceiling sliding glass door opening to a full-size veranda
  • Hotel-style bed 79 in x 63 in (with optional twin-bed configuration); luxury linens & pillows
  • 26" flat-screen Sony TV with CNBC, CNN, BBC & more
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator, hair dryer & air conditioning
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • Premium Freyja® toiletries; plush robes & slippers available upon request
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Stateroom steward & twice-daily housekeeping
  • Space under bed for storing suitcases
  • Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers
  • View the Veranda Stateroom in our 360° Akun Ship Tour

Veranda Stateroom (BX)

  • Stateroom size: 230 sq ft
  • River-view stateroom with floor-to-ceiling sliding glass door opening to a full-size veranda
  • Hotel-style bed 79 in x 63 in (with optional twin-bed configuration); luxury linens & pillows
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • 26" flat-screen Sony TV with CNBC, CNN, BBC & more
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator, hair dryer & air conditioning
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • Premium Freyja® toiletries; plush robes & slippers available upon request
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Stateroom steward & twice-daily housekeeping
  • Space under bed for storing suitcases
  • Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers
  • View the Veranda Stateroom in our 360° Akun Ship Tour

Deluxe Stateroom (CX, DX)

  • Stateroom size: 160 sq ft
  • River-view stateroom with large picture window 4.10 ft x 2.79 ft (can be opened)
  • Hotel-style bed 79 in x 63 in (with optional twin-bed configuration); luxury linens & pillows
  • Free Wi-Fi (connection speed may vary)
  • 26" flat-screen Sony TV with CNBC, CNN, BBC & more
  • 110/220 volt outlets
  • Telephone, safe, refrigerator, hair dryer & air conditioning
  • Private bathroom with shower
  • Premium Freyja® toiletries; plush robes & slippers available upon request
  • Bottled water replenished daily
  • Stateroom steward & twice-daily housekeeping
  • Space under bed for storing suitcases
  • Roomy wardrobe with wooden hangers
  • View the Deluxe Stateroom in our 360° Akun Ship Tour
Map of Russia

Where We Sail

Volga River

Ship Highlights

The Viking fleet in Russia and Eastern Europe offers exceptional ambiance with all the comforts of a fine hotel. Enjoy spacious staterooms and suites, an inviting restaurant and beautiful public spaces on elegant ships that set a new standard of river cruising excellence in the region.