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Destinations
Europe (19 sailings)

Viking Gefjon

92% Loved It
41 Member Reviews
We have done many Caribbean cruises, but this was our first ...
While I might have planned my surgeries at a more ...
Destinations
Europe (57 sailings)

Viking Eir

92% Loved It
28 Member Reviews
Amazing Holiday Marcia Archer
We arranged to do the Viking Cruise with four other ...
Wonderful Cruise WFM_mars
Our first cruise. Was pleasantly surprised how easy it was ...
Destinations
Europe (38 sailings)

Viking Idi

92% Loved It
73 Member Reviews
My husband and I took our first cruise ever and were very ...
Dream Trip grandmabec6
We booked this Cruise in July 2014, so we had a long time ...
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (29 sailings)
Western Caribbean (28 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (2 sailings)

Disney Fantasy

Disappointed TheJenMoody
First time cruisers. Likely, last time cruisers. I ...
I just got off a week long trip on the Disney Fantasy ...
Destinations
Europe (41 sailings)

Viking Hlin

91% Loved It
60 Member Reviews
Rhine River Cruise misamajoco
This was our first cruise and we chose to take a Viking ...
Cruised the "Rhine Getaway" with girlfriends for ...
Destinations
Europe (52 sailings)

Avalon Felicity

91% Loved It
35 Member Reviews
They get my vote! Sheila Cammarata
Avalon Waterways gets two thumbs up. Our cruise director, ...
After touring throughout Europe on coach tours, we, my wife ...
Destinations
Europe (38 sailings)

Viking Vidar

90% Loved It
23 Member Reviews
Rhine Rhapsody Woogiesgma
Our first river cruise and it exceeded our expectations. ...
Destinations
Europe (13 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (7 sailings)
Transatlantic (6 sailings)
South Pacific (6 sailings)

Pacific Princess

I am a first time cruiser so the thought of flying half way ...
Princess cruises made our first cruise experience so ...
Destinations
Mediterranean (30 sailings)
Baltic Sea (20 sailings)
Caribbean (15 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (10 sailings)

Viking Star

We are not your typical cruisers. Cruising is not on our ...
This was our first ocean cruise and we couldn't have picked ...

Scenic Jasper

89% Loved It
20 Member Reviews
CABIN: Cabin 236, the last room at the end of the ...
Having wanted to cruise from Amsterdam to Bucharest for ...
Destinations
Europe (34 sailings)

Viking Ve

89% Loved It
31 Member Reviews
We have never had such a magical experience. From the ...
Our first cruise, my wife and I did not know what to ...
Destinations
Europe (37 sailings)

Viking Kvasir

89% Loved It
55 Member Reviews
The Rhine Getaway JANBENIGNO
This was our first river cruise, and I cannot say enough ...
Most Pleasurable lwdennis
The most enjoyable aspect of the trip were the shore ...

ms Savor

89% Loved It
9 Member Reviews
We have been to Russia and Africa with Tauck, and this was ...
Budapest to Prague Srgramacy
This was our first River Cruise so didn't know what to ...
Destinations
Europe (1 sailings)

Scenic Tsar

89% Loved It
9 Member Reviews
In Australia, we were happy to pay the $11,000 per person ...
Destinations
Europe (25 sailings)

Viking Skadi

89% Loved It
50 Member Reviews
This was my first river cruise and my wife and I ...
Riverboat Tour Trudy Veitch
We booked our riverboat cruise one year before our ...

Emerald Sun

89% Loved It
35 Member Reviews
We'll be back! candiacubs
This was our first river cruise and decided on the 7 night ...
Danube Delight was an excellent river cruise! All the ...
Destinations
Europe (5 sailings)

Viking Schumann

89% Loved It
35 Member Reviews
Best Cruise Ever nannypuff
On the cruise, five family members celebrated several ...
Destinations
Europe (45 sailings)

AmaPrima

88% Loved It
34 Member Reviews
We have never been on a cruise of any kind and chose AMA ...
My husband and I celebrated our 40th anniversary with ...
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (27 sailings)
Mediterranean (4 sailings)
Transatlantic (3 sailings)
Europe (1 sailings)

SeaDream I

88% Loved It
35 Member Reviews
Seadream donated a week's cruise to my son's school ...
Destinations
Europe (30 sailings)

AmaLyra

88% Loved It
26 Member Reviews
Just back from an AMA Waterways river cruise from Paris to ...
Worth the Cost Tucson Traveler
I just returned from sailing on the Amalyra, Europe's ...

Fiji Princess

88% Loved It
26 Member Reviews
We thoroughly enjoyed the 4 night Wanderer's cruise around ...
We have just completed the 7 day Yasawa Islands cruise on ...
Destinations
Europe (18 sailings)

Viking Modi

88% Loved It
26 Member Reviews
We had the crew of the Alsvin but we were on the Viking ...
Grand European PC Patty
My husband and I travel often, however, this was our first ...

Emerald Dawn

88% Loved It
41 Member Reviews
A friend suggested the cruise as a reunion for our ...
This was our first time on a river cruise. We were with a ...
Destinations
Europe (44 sailings)

Viking Kara

88% Loved It
55 Member Reviews
Virgin Vikings thefagan7
We cruised the Rhine from Basel to Amsterdam this past ...
Rhine River Cruise, Basel to Amsterdam joan_martino@hotmail.com
I cannot say enough good things about this cruise and ...
Destinations
Asia (14 sailings)

Viking Emerald

Our China trip started in Beijing and ended in Shanghai, ...
Wuhan to Chongquing hannah mac
First time with Viking & first river cruise well ...

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