Guide to the Viking 48 Open Yacht’s for Sale
The Viking 480 Open is a versatile model set up as both a multi-day cruising vessel as well as a hardcore tournament fishing boat. This model features a molded one-piece wraparound windshield, custom fiberglass hardtop and a transparent acrylic enclosure to provide an all-weather command deck.
Whether owners plan to cruise or fish, the boat is well-equipped to provide the best experience for both. It features a pair of MAN V8 1000 CRM 1000 MHP engines that deliver cruise speeds of up to 30 knots, topping out at around 40 knots.
Handling the Viking 48 Open is also a captain's dream. It has power-assisted hydraulic steering with single-lever engine controls to provide a rapid and precise response.
The boat offers a 124-foot cockpit that includes a split mezzanine with lounge seating and built-in stowage. True fishermen would enjoy the recessed dunnage box, fish well, bait coolers and insulated drink cooler---not to mention the transom live well. Both boarding ship and fish landing are more accessible with the added walk-through transom door with lift gate.
If it’s time away and cruising the owner is looking forward to, the Viking 48 open has the amenities for a comfortable stay out on the water. In the salon, owners can choose between walnut or teak joinery with a luxurious satin or high gloss finish. There is also a flat-screen TV entertainment center with surround sound. The L-shaped lounge with hi-lo cocktail table provides spacious, comfy room to relax or entertain.
The galley features an electric cooktop, under the counter refrigeration, microwave oven, stainless steel sink, and ample storage. The yacht has two staterooms. The master stateroom has a walk-around queen sized bed and offers a private shower and head. The other stateroom has upper and lower berths to provide extra sleeping room.
The accommodations the Viking 48 provides is more than enough that a family needs to spend a three-day weekend away from home and enjoy the water. Designed for fun and fishing, makes this the perfect boat for staying right in the middle of the action.
Spacious and airy are two ways to describe this vessel. Its features are designed to provide the best yachting experience whether the owners are interested in sport fishing tournaments or just entertaining out on the water. It’s like investing in two yachts for one price and getting the best of both in the yachting world.
This inviting model is sure to win over many who see the full potential in the design and layout of the boat. Viking has once again broken and rewritten the rules when it comes to building affordable luxury yachts with power and performance. Anyone would be hard-pressed to find another like it on the market, and with the customization options, it can genuinely be a boat build to fit anyone needs.