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auntbarky
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed November 2016
We had heard nothing but good things about Viking and we weren't disappointed. Our Viking rep was able to upgrade our cabin to a suite and it was great. The food was delicious and we enjoyed having the Aquavit Lounge as a dining option, ... Read more
Vicogirl
Member Since 2016
1 review
13 helpful votes
We chose the Rhine River cruise to celebrate our 25 th anniversary after spending the previous 2 months in Italy. 4 days prior to departure I received an email stating the ship had a broken propellor and that we would be bused to Breisach ... Read more
Crustybucket
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
19 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We have sailed with Viking previously (Christmas Markets of the Danube) 3 years ago, and in fact, on the same ship. The ship hasn't changed, but the crew, and attitudes, has. This trip we opted for deck one (cabin 110) and the cabins are ... Read more
jerseyduo
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed September 2016
This was our first cruise of any kind, and we weren't sure what to expect. While the cabin was a bit tight we easily adjusted to its size and figured out how to co-exist in it. The common areas were very well appointed and comfortably ... Read more
cezeir
Member Since 2017
1 review
We spent 3 extra days in Amsterdam and 2 in Basal, Switzerland. The shore excursions were enjoyable and educational. The evening entertainment of a piano bar and singing was delightful. The daily tours were entertaining, ... Read more
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SPLinPA
Member Since 2017
1 review
We chose this cruise as we were going to a wedding in Germany and we elected to cruise the Rhine prior to the wedding. We has wanted to go on a river cruise as we had seen the Viking advertisement and I found the advertisement to ... Read more
Cecelia Yinger
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed August 2016
We wanted to extend the visit to include 2 extra days in Lucerne. It was the perfect prelude to the cruise itself. We had a delightful stay and the cruise was beyond description. The accommodations were perfect.. so comfortable we slept ... Read more
Rotkaeppchen
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed August 2016
Our trip was very enjoyable - we arrived by train in Amsterdam and boarded without difficulty. Employees were very friendly and helpful to get us settled. The dining experience was excellent. The tours we took were a propos, one tour ... Read more
ericthall
Member Since 2016
1 review
We chose Viking for 2 reasons...firstly TV advertising..2ndly ...they offerred an exceptional package which included flights vs their competitors. Even though timing did not work for us and we changed carriers pricing was still less than ... Read more
vertine
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed August 2016
We chose Viking because of the great variity of sailng dates, it was our first river cruise. We chose Rhine Getaway because we had not been to Germany nor Amsterdam before. We were impressed to be picked up at the airport by a private limo ... Read more
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jpontice
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed August 2016
Our friends chose this cruise. The sites in all the locations we stopped at were terrific. And the staff on the ship were very attentive and they took very good care of us. We also enjoyed the fact that we had opportunities to walk and ... Read more
THNebraska
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
This was our first river cruise and based on reviews, we chose Viking and are so glad we did! This was one of the most incredible trips we've ever taken. Every last detail was perfectly planned out and executed. The staff on the board ... Read more
whrlwnd1
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
We arrived in Amsterdam very early in the morning as we had an overnight flight. Our Viking Cruise host met us while we were waiting for our luggage to come off the plane. We were then shuttled to our ship aboard a coach bus and given cold ... Read more
htg10
Member Since 2016
1 review
Chose Viking Cruise Line because of recommendations from friends. We thought the cruise was perfect. The ship was very clean and well maintained. Seemed like the crew never stopped cleaning on the boat. The food and service was over the ... Read more
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ryder3
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
My husband chose the cruise. The ship was lovely and our room was very nice and well maintained. The Wi-Fi connection was very weak. The food was excellent. It was nice to have a choice of where to eat. We had dinners up on the atrium ... Read more
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CORoby
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed May 2016
I wanted to do a Rhine River Cruise and this provided a wonderful opportunity with stops at ports in Holland, Germany, France and ending in Switzerland. Tours at ports were well designed and organized; on-board activities and ... Read more
Oncologyrn
Member Since 2013
1 review
1 forum post
The excursions were wonderful, very informative. We met many nice people who have remained friends. The itinerary was great. We started in Bruges in a five star hotel and saw many interesting sites there. We ended up in Basel. I only ... Read more
Ronnie60
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed April 2016
This was my second river cruise and I wanted to cruise the Rhine river. Viking offered the best deal at the time I wanted to travel. The experience on this Viking ship was amazing, The crew were most helpful and made our trip most ... Read more
LoveToTravel9
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed April 2016
We chose this cruise in April because we wanted to see the beautiful flowers in bloom in Amsterdam, and also love the castles along the Rhine. We came to Amsterdam 3 days before the cruise, and loved exploring Amsterdam, from the ... Read more
ggcruiser2
Member Since 2012
1 review
2 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed April 2016
This was our first cruise on Viking. Everything was excellent; as good or better than our previous river cruise on another line. The staff, rooms, food, tours, and briefings were tailored to our mature fellow passengers. The ... Read more
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Le Bleu
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed April 2016
This trip was recommended by friends, actural experience turned out to be excellent and memorable for my wife and I. We are now recommending Viking river curises to our friends for both quality and value for money. We were ... Read more
misamajoco
Member Since 2016
1 review
10 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
This was our first cruise and we chose to take a Viking River Cruise down the Rhine River. We chose a pre-cruise extension and made all of the arrangements on our own, spending two nights in Amsterdam before boarding the Viking ship Hlin. ... Read more
bcsralverson
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
This is our third trip on Viking. They have always provided excellent service, interesting activities, and great excursions. The ships are well maintained and only a few years old. The food is always wonderful reflecting the foods of ... Read more
mariannebutler88
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed December 2015
We couldn't have asked for a better experience! We thoroughly enjoyed every minute of this cruise.The ship was beautiful. The crew was respectful and friendly. They treated us like people, not just a number. They took time to make us feel ... Read more
JCGNM
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed December 2015
We chose this sailing so we could visit Christmas markets. We were not disappointed! Many markets, large and small, throughout the various ports. We were disappointed that we had to be bussed into so many towns however. The ship was ... Read more
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