A Viking Cruises spokesperson told Express.co.uk: “On Saturday 17 September 2022, the Viking Sea was briefly moored in high winds during the departure from Port Ravenna.
“Port authorities quickly intervened and the ship was returned to the pier. No damage was caused and no injuries were reported, and the ship is expected to continue its journey without further delay.”
Viking Sea is a 900-passenger cruise ship that was built in 2016. The ship is approximately 750 feet in length.
The ship has several restaurants and bars on board, as well as a fitness center and Nordic Spa.