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Baltic Sea (21 sailings)
South America (12 sailings)
Canada & New England (10 sailings)
Transatlantic (4 sailings)

Seabourn Quest

88% Loved It
74 Member Reviews
Sublime experience wenjoyjack
We only wished the cruise had been longer! The Quest met ...
To celebrate our 40th anniversary, my wife and I Took our ...
Europe (8 sailings)

Viking Prestige

88% Loved It
87 Member Reviews
Wonderful Cruise lindathibeault
This was my first river cruise. I had never been to Europe. ...
My wife and I took this Danube Waltz cruise as a thirtieth ...
Western Caribbean (17 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (16 sailings)
Western Mediterranean (15 sailings)
Eastern Mediterranean (7 sailings)

Celebrity Equinox

This was our first cruise and aside from a few minor ...
Being our first ever cruise we really didn't know what to ...
Europe (14 sailings)

Viking Jarl

87% Loved It
51 Member Reviews
First of all, we ended up on the Jarl instead of the Alta, ...
Service, accommodations, food, and daily tours were all top ...

Emerald Dawn

87% Loved It
38 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 ...
Europe (8 sailings)


87% Loved It
40 Member Reviews
This was our first cruise of any kind. Decided to try a ...
This was our first river cruise and we had a great ...

Viking Eistla

87% Loved It
40 Member Reviews
My boyfriend and I learned more about Viking River Cruises ...
Wonderful TR74
I traveled with 3 of my sisters, my husband and brother in ...
Europe (41 sailings)

River Ambassador

87% Loved It
39 Member Reviews
First river cruise and we loved it. General age of cruisers ...
This cruise was recommended by our relatives. It was truly ...
Europe (26 sailings)

River Queen

87% Loved It
30 Member Reviews
Our first European river cruise with anybody and we're glad ...
River Queen Amsterdam to Basel Santa Fe Cruisers
We just returned from our 1st Uniworld River Cruise. IT ...

Saga Pearl II

87% Loved It
15 Member Reviews
First Cruise Lorrieannt
This was our very first cruise and we loved every aspect of ...
Amazing! Till
First time cruisers, our trip to the Baltic capitals was ...
Europe (16 sailings)

Viking Lif

87% Loved It
30 Member Reviews
Fabulous Cruise somuchtosee
My husband and I along with four friends were on the ...
Europe (38 sailings)

River Duchess

86% Loved It
37 Member Reviews
We were a little hesitant to do a river cruise: would we at ...
My husband and I are first time European river cruisers. We ...

Coral Expeditions II

86% Loved It
22 Member Reviews
We could not fault this cruise. Weather obviously plays a ...
My cruise on board 'Coral Expeditions 11" gave me some ...


86% Loved It
22 Member Reviews
This was a first time "cruise" for us, so have no ...
Amazing! clairebear62
12 night Classic round trip voyage, Bergen to Kirkenes to ...
Russia River (15 sailings)

Viking Truvor

86% Loved It
54 Member Reviews
This was my first Viking river cruise and it did not ...
Fascinating Russia Irene Dogmatic
I thought the Waterway of the Tsars cruise was excellent! ...

Avalon Scenery

86% Loved It
21 Member Reviews
This was my first River cruise but it was such an excellent ...

Scenic Diamond

86% Loved It
15 Member Reviews
I'm not a review writer, and this is my first but I feel ...
Asia (50 sailings)


86% Loved It
7 Member Reviews
The Best Barceparis
We chose AMA for our cruise on the Mekong Delta (Siem Reap ...

Scenic Azure

86% Loved It
7 Member Reviews
We chose this cruise because the scenery is beautiful and ...
Bahamas (127 sailings)

Disney Dream

My parents surprised my sister and I about this cruise. We ...
Disney is so magical. anaidhenriquez
we love Disney Dream, they think about all the details, ...
Southern Caribbean (21 sailings)
Europe (6 sailings)
Western Mediterranean (4 sailings)
Baltic Sea (4 sailings)

Celebrity Eclipse

We were really impressed with Celebrity Eclipse for our ...
We chose this cruise because it was recommended by a friend ...
Europe (49 sailings)

Viking Forseti

85% Loved It
86 Member Reviews
This was our first cruise of any kind. The staff was ...
Available Wines Arib918
Everything on the cruise was higher than what was expected. ...


85% Loved It
33 Member Reviews
Best vacation yet! IslandDreamer2
I am delighted to give high marks to the company Island ...
Trip of a Lifetime shirewoman
We were fortunate to get to sail on the Sagitta as part of ...
Europe (13 sailings)

Viking Hemming

85% Loved It
34 Member Reviews
The Portugese staff on this boat were fautless. They were ...
The holiday got off to an excellent start with the ...
Europe (7 sailings)

Viking Legend

85% Loved It
84 Member Reviews
Danube Delight dianeandrews
I always swore to never take a cruise, however several ...
First Time Cruisers! Chicago Cruiser2
Although we have traveled to Europe several times, the ...

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