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Viking Cruisers

The top choice for river and canal cruising

Practical canal, river and coastal cruisers

Viking offers the ultimate range of flexible motorboats, from narrow beam models up to 32ft to explore every corner of Britain's canals, to wide beam motor cruisers capable of roaming across the European waterway network and sheltered coastal waters.

Established in 1970 by three ex employees of Seamaster Boats Ltd, Viking Cruisers has gone on to far surpass that famous brand and is among Europe's leading builders of practical motor cruisers for use on rivers, canals, lakes and estuaries.

Tingdene Boat Sales is a long-standing representative of Viking Cruisers in the UK from 10 boat sales offices spanning the River Thames, Severn and Wey, the Great Ouse and Fenland waterways and the Norfolk Broads.

Your choice of specification

Nowhere will you find an easier way to get into boating with a new cruiser at a price point that suits you.

All of the smaller models from the 20 to the 275 can be selected with an great value basic specification which includes:

  • Cold water to galley sink
  • Two-burner hot plate
  • Porta Potti Toilet
  • Cotton canvas canopy on Stainless steel frame
  • Antifouling
  • Navigation lights
  • Switch panel on dash
  • Two 12v Batteries and master switch
  • Engine fitted with control box
  • Cable steering
  • Cockpit and cabin carpet
  • Upholstery from selected ranges
  • Light Oak interior joinery
  • Sand coloured interior curtains and linings
  • Cream with blue / black piped vinyl cockpit upholstery
  • Fixed helm seat
  • Gas compartment for owner supply of gas bottle

Highline specification

Alternately you can opt for a Highline specification on any model between the 20 and 275. It's this level of kit that you'll find as standard on the larger boats in the range from the 28 up, including:

  • Oven with grill
  • Gas hot water boiler with tap to galley
  • Shower to toilet room
  • Cartridge style electric flush toilet
  • One screen wiper
  • One 12V socket
  • 12V fridge
  • Folding or removeable cockpit screen

Viking 300 and 31

Moving on up again, the two largest river cruisers in Viking's portfolio offer the kinds of additional features that you'd expect of boats in this size range. In addition to the Highline specification you'll find:

Viking 300 specification

  • Dash mounted USB and voltmeter
  • Ring main
  • Shoreline and two sockets
  • Teak simulated cockpit floor
  • Battery charger
  • Stereo with two speakers
  • Gas fired cabin Heating
  • Two reading lights in cabin
  • Low level cockpit lighting
  • Rear cockpit infill seat and backrest

Viking 31 specification

  • Delivery pack
  • Ring main
  • Shoreline and two sockets
  • Battery charger
  • 1600W inverter
  • Corian worktops
  • Immersion heater
  • Electric flush toilet
  • Black waste tank with deck pump out
  • Warm air diesel fired heating
  • Stereo with two speakers

Taking delivery of your Viking

What better way to start your ownership experience than by choosing our Delivery Package upgrade. This incudes:

  • Delivery from factory to any Tingdene Marina
  • Launch, PDI & half-day training
  • Marina pack (anchor and chain, six fenders, four warps, boat hook, life buoy and line, two mooring stakes and mallet)
  • Water tank upgrade to solid plastic, with water tank gauge
  • Three boat names
  • Silvertex fabric upgrade to cockpit upholstery

Contact us today for further information

Tingdene is the absolute specialist in Viking Cruisers with many happy customers have moved these eminently practical boats for many happy hours afloat. We have new models in stock and often a good selection of pre-owned models too so call us on 01933 551622 or email [email protected] for a chat about options and where you can view.

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Viking 20 canal and river cruiser

The Viking 20 is perfect first timer family boat for either daytime use with up to eight aboard or sleeping four overnight. The cabin and canopy both offer generous headroom and outboard options start from 15hp.

Viking 215 canal and river cruiser

The Viking 215 is a perfect craft for those seeking a first family river craft or for experienced boaters looking at a craft that can be easily road transported. It offers easy boarding via a moulded bathing platform and transom door to the spacious cockpit with its standing headroom height canopy.

Viking 22 canal and river cruiser

The Viking 22 is designed with a planing hull and is a capable coastal cruiser offering owners the ability of using a trailerable craft in both inland and coastal locations. It can be powered by up to a single 60hp or twin 30hp outboards, according to intended use.

Viking 24 canal and river cruiser

The Viking 24 is the best selling model from Viking Cruisers, featuring four-berth family accommodation with an excellent cockpit featuring a semi circular aft seat which converts to a further double berth or sun bed with a centrally located table.

Viking 255 canal and river cruiser

The Viking 255 is a development of the best selling Viking 24 featuring the added benefit of a moulded bathing platform, transom door and flat level access aboard from the bankside.

Viking 26 canal and river cruiser

The Viking 26 widebeam offers two cabins with berths that can be left made up. A further area amidships in the cabin offers a good sized living area with sofa, table, large galley and shower/toilet room.

Viking 275 canal and river cruiser

The Viking 275 offers a comprehensive package for river cruising. Its layout features three double berths in a mid cabin and open plan saloon/ forward cabin arrangement.

Viking 28 widebeam canal and river cruiser

The Viking 28 Wide Beam features easily accessible wide side decks to a generous cockpit, six Berths in three areas within the cabin which can be separated for privacy.

Viking 295 canal and river cruiser

The Viking 295 is a development of the Viking 28 Wide Beam but adds a very practical transom and bathing platform design, permitting easy access aboard.

Viking 300 canal and river cruiser

The Viking 300 is a modern new model offering a very high specification and desirable features such as hull windows and a cleverly designed transom.

Viking 23 canal and river cruiser

The smallest of the Canal Boat models from Viking, the 23 offers accommodation for four within the cabin with a forward V bed and dinette conversion. A large galley, separate toilet and shower room, excellent headroom, narrow beam and trailable size make for a very versatile boat.

Viking 26 centre cockpit canal and river cruiser

The Viking 26 cc offers a central cockpit with accommodation forward and aft. The aft cabin offers a double berth that can be permantly made and an en suite toilet room. Forward the 26cc offers a full size toilet and shower compartment, excellent galley, dinette to seat four or sleep two and a further double berth forward.

Viking 28 narrowbeam canal and river cruiser

The Viking 28 narrow beam features accommodation for six in comfort with a spacious cockpit giving seating for six in the fresh air. The model offers all the benefits of a larger craft with the added attraction of a narrow beam thus allowing navigation throughout the inland waters of the UK

Viking 32 narrowbeam canal and river cruiser

The largest craft in the Viking fleet the Viking 32 cc offers accommodation for six in great comfort, with her narrow beam offering the added attraction of extending your cruising range to cover the entire cruising area of the inland waterway system.