Viking Elegant is the world's one and only one LNG-fueled large luxury cruise ships. The wheel 214 meters long, 31.8 meters wide, with a total tonnage of 57,000 tons at a cost of 240 million euros. Turku shipyard construction started in 2007, formally delivered January 15, 2013. Since then, the Vikings Elegant number has been cruising on the route between Turku and Stockholm, Sweden.
Viking River Cruises is a major cruise company in Finland, and its luxury cruise run between Helsinki, Finland, Turku, Stockholm, Sweden, Estonia Tallinn every day. On the Helsinki to Stockholm, Turku to Stockholm route, will cruise through the capital of the autonomous island of Aland line - Mariehamn. Since the autonomous Aland Islands did not participate in the European Customs Union, and therefore can legally operate duty-free goods on a cruise ship docked in Mariehamn.