Viking Cruises

Viking Polaris

Viking's newest expedition ship - the Viking Octantis, is setting off on her maiden voyage in 2022. With 5 cruise itineraries set to explore the world's most remote destinations, each of her 378 passengers will experience understated elegance, modern Scandinavian design and spectacular views from every room with floor-to-ceiling windows found throughout the ship.
SHIP TYPE
Expedition Cruise Ship
PASSENGERS
378
CREW
260
LAUNCHES
2022
REFURBISHED
N/A

Viking Polaris Cruises View all Choose from 25 holidays cruising on board the Viking Polaris

44 Days Tromso to Ushuaia

Operator: Viking

From 46,555
Save 5,330

15 Days Cork to Rio de Janeiro

Operator: Viking

From 9,501
Save 794

13 Days Buenos Aires to Ushuaia

Operator: Viking

From 19,395
Save 2,109

18 Days Rio de Janeiro to Ushuaia

Operator: Viking

From 25,797
Save 1,298

Life on Board Viking Polaris What can you expect when cruising on board Viking Polaris

Viking Polaris
Viking Polaris

Launching in 2022, the Viking Polaris is Vikings' newest expedition ship, part of a fleet of award winning, state of the art ships built for exploration in sensitive environments. Read more

The Thinking Person's Cruise
The Thinking Person's Cruise

Viking are destination experts. With no casinos or children on board, you can be assured that the focus is firmly on enrichment and education. Read more

And Relax
And Relax

After a day of exploration or just to enhance the relaxation of a day at sea, the on-board Spa will leave you feeling recharged and revitalized. Read more

Best Dining Options at Sea
Best Dining Options at Sea

Viking offer six on board dining options. Beer, wine and soft drinks are available with lunch and dinner at no additional charge of fee. Read more

All Inclusive
All Inclusive

Viking proudly includes all that you need and nothing you do not. A variety of features and services are standard inclusions on your cruise. Read more

Expedition Experiences
Expedition Experiences

Viking include one complimentary shore excursion in every port of call. Enjoy included experiences around the world. Read more

Deck Plans

Ship Profile
Deck 1
N1
Nordic Balcony
N2
Nordic Balcony
Deck 2
DN2
Deluxe Nordic Balcony
DN3
Deluxe Nordic Balcony
Deck 3
DN1
Deluxe Nordic Balcony
NSA
Nordic Junior Suite
NS
Nordic Junior Suite
NP
Nordic Penthouse
Deck 4
Deck 5
ES
Explorer Suite
OS
Owners Suite
Deck 6

Cabins

Balcony

Deluxe Nordic Balcony

Size including Nordic Balcony: 222 sq ft. 2 PM stateroom access. Floor-to-ceiling drying closet. Priority expedition activity reservations: 67 days prior to departure. One guaranteed priority reservation at The Restaurant or Manfredi’s: 60 days prior to departure. Priority booking of spa treatments: 60 days prior to departure. Mini-bar with soft drinks, water & snacks, replenished once daily. In-suite binoculars, coffee & Marius-weave blanket.

Balcony

Nordic Balcony

Size including Nordic Balcony: 222 sq ft. 3 PM stateroom access. Floor-to-ceiling drying closet. Expedition activity reservations: 60 days prior to departure. Mini-bar with soft drinks, water & snacks. In-suite binoculars & Marius-weave blanket.

Balcony

Nordic Penthouse

Size including Nordic Balcony: 269 sq ft. 1 PM stateroom access. Floor-to-ceiling drying closet. Priority expedition activity reservations: 77 days prior to departure. Two guaranteed priority reservations at The Restaurant or Manfredi’s: 70 days prior to departure. Priority booking of spa treatments: 70 days prior to departure.

Mini-bar with alcoholic beverages, soft drinks, water & snacks, replenished once daily. In-suite binoculars, coffee & Marius-weave blanket. Pressing & shoe shine services. Bottle of champagne.

Suite

Explorer Suite

Size including Nordic Balcony & private veranda: 580 sq. ft. 11 AM stateroom access. Floor-to-ceiling drying closet. Priority expedition activity reservations: 97 days prior to departure. Three guaranteed priority reservations at The Restaurant or Manfredi’s: 90 days prior to departure. Priority booking of spa treatments: 90 days prior to departure.

Mini-bar with alcoholic beverages, soft drinks, water & snacks, replenished once daily. In-suite binoculars, coffee & Marius-weave blanket. Laundry, dry cleaning, pressing & shoe shine services. Complimentary Silver Spirits beverage package & bottle of champagne. Exclusive access to shared explorer Suite private garden lounge area.

Suite

Nordic Junior Suite

Size including Nordic Balcony: 322 sq ft. 11 AM stateroom access. Floor-to-ceiling drying closet. Priority expedition activity reservations: 87 days prior to departure. Three guaranteed priority reservations at The Restaurant or Manfredi’s: 80 days prior to departure. Priority booking of spa treatments: 80 days prior to departure.

Mini-bar with alcoholic beverages, soft drinks, water & snacks, replenished once daily. In-suite binoculars, coffee & Marius-weave blanket. Laundry, dry cleaning, pressing & shoe shine services. Bottle of champagne.

Suite

Owners Suite

Largest suite on board: 1,223 sq. ft. with a 792 sq. ft. private garden lounge area with badestamp. All amenities of the Explorer Suite, plus: Priority stateroom access. Floor-to-ceiling drying closet. Four guaranteed priority reservations at The Restaurant or Manfredi’s: 100 days prior to departure. First priority expedition activity reservations: 107 days prior to departure. First priority booking of spa treatments: 100 days prior to departure.

Dinner & guided tour with ship officers (subject to availability). Large master bathroom, plus one guest bathroom. Separate dining area/board room that seats six guests. Private library, wine & music collections curated by Chairman Torstein Hagen.

Viking Polaris Cruise Schedule All 25 cruise sailings by departure date on board Viking Polaris

Starts Days Name Itinerary From
Tuesday
16 Aug 2022
13 Arctic Adventure Tromso to Tromso
19,995
Sunday
28 Aug 2022
13 Arctic Adventure Tromso to Tromso
19,495
Wednesday
21 Sep 2022
44 From the Arctic to Antarctica Tromso to Ushuaia
51,885
Monday
03 Oct 2022
15 Atlantic & Equator Sojourn Cork to Rio de Janeiro
10,295
Monday
17 Oct 2022
18 South America & Antarctic Discovery Rio de Janeiro to Ushuaia
27,095
Wednesday
02 Nov 2022
13 Antarctic Explorer Buenos Aires to Ushuaia
21,795
Sunday
13 Nov 2022
13 Antarctic Explorer Buenos Aires to Ushuaia
21,495
Thursday
24 Nov 2022
13 Antarctic Explorer Buenos Aires to Ushuaia
21,495
Monday
05 Dec 2022
13 Antarctic Explorer Buenos Aires to Ushuaia
21,495
Friday
16 Dec 2022
13 Antarctic Explorer Buenos Aires to Ushuaia
21,795
Tuesday
27 Dec 2022
13 Antarctic Explorer Buenos Aires to Ushuaia
22,295
Saturday
07 Jan 2023
13 Antarctic Explorer Buenos Aires to Ushuaia
21,995
Wednesday
18 Jan 2023
13 Antarctic Explorer Buenos Aires to Ushuaia
21,995
Sunday
29 Jan 2023
13 Antarctic Explorer Buenos Aires to Ushuaia
21,995
Thursday
09 Feb 2023
13 Antarctic Explorer Buenos Aires to Ushuaia
21,995
Cruise Content
Cabin images are sourced from Viking Cruises. These should be treated as indicative only. Cabin inclusions, upholsteries and room layout may differ to the image(s) shown depending on sailing dates.

Travel Styles

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