Viking Announces Massive Expansion to 16 Cruise Ocean Ships
This new order of six cruise ships is on top of the six ships that Viking currently has under construction/on order with the shipyard. This new option would give Viking Cruises 16 ocean cruise ships by 2027. The agreement for the six additional ships, which will be delivered in 2024, 2025, 2026 and 2027, is subject to specific conditions.
This announcement comes just prior to the naming of Viking’s fourth ocean ship, Viking Sun, on March 8 in Shanghai. The cruise ship is currently sailing Viking’s sold-out 141-day World Cruise from Miami to London, and its stop in Shanghai will mark the first time