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8,896 First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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522
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Viking Modi

86% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (25 sailings)
SherriK101
We had the crew of the Alsvin but we were on the Viking ...
PC Patty
My husband and I travel often, however, this was our first ...

AmaLegro

86% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (16 sailings)
CathieJoe
This was our first cruise of any kind. Decided to try a ...
Verotogo
This was our first river cruise and we had a great ...

Viking Jarl

86% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (25 sailings)
romraF
First of all, we ended up on the Jarl instead of the Alta, ...
raleighpnc
Service, accommodations, food, and daily tours were all top ...

Disney Dream

86% Loved It
Destinations
Bahamas (145 sailings)
rachelisabeth
My parents surprised my sister and I about this cruise. We ...
anaidhenriquez
we love Disney Dream, they think about all the details, ...

AmaDante

86% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (50 sailings)
m hillard
This was our first river cruise ~ WOW! We arrived in ...

Saga Pearl II

86% Loved It
Lorrieannt
This was our very first cruise and we loved every aspect of ...
Till
First time cruisers, our trip to the Baltic capitals was ...

Viking Vili

86% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (38 sailings)
Sandram008
Food - delicious; room - Private with a lovely view. We ...
jubil
This was an absolutely excellent river cruise. Embarkation ...

Grande Caribe

86% Loved It
lecanadian
Travelled from NYC up the Hudson River, through the ...

Swiss Sapphire

86% Loved It
Mike073
This was my second trip with Tauck and my wife's third. ...

Avalon Scenery

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

Finnmarken

86% Loved It
iantjones
This was a first time "cruise" for us, so have no ...
clairebear62
12 night Classic round trip voyage, Bergen to Kirkenes to ...

Celebrity Eclipse

86% Loved It
Destinations
Southern Caribbean (21 sailings)
Europe (8 sailings)
Western Mediterranean (6 sailings)
Baltic Sea (5 sailings)
Mrsweeble
We were really impressed with Celebrity Eclipse for our ...
Nadfas Nerd
We chose this cruise because it was recommended by a friend ...

River Duchess

85% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (49 sailings)
Colclu
We were a little hesitant to do a river cruise: would we at ...
HamiltonLovebirds
My husband and I are first time European river cruisers. We ...

River Princess

85% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (35 sailings)
gildco
Our river cruise started on July 29 in Budapest and ended ...
Caser41
We chose to do a river cruise for our 50th wedding ...

Paul Gauguin

85% Loved It
Destinations
South Pacific (47 sailings)
K2Saunders
Tahiti and the PG have been a bucket list trip since we got ...
TXTravelingAdventurer
The Paul Gaugin is not what you think of as a traditional ...

Ocean Princess

85% Loved It
gordon.love3@bigpond.com
First I would like to put our review in context, we are ...

Emerald Sun

85% Loved It
candiacubs
This was our first river cruise and decided on the 7 night ...
CitizenMoose
Danube Delight was an excellent river cruise! All the ...

La Marguerite

85% Loved It
Destinations
Asia (16 sailings)
jackgeoff
From the start of the trip in Siam Reap to the last night ...

Viking Forseti

84% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (58 sailings)
wajtv
This was our first cruise of any kind. The staff was ...
Arib918
Everything on the cruise was higher than what was expected. ...

Sagitta

84% Loved It
IslandDreamer2
I am delighted to give high marks to the company Island ...
shirewoman
We were fortunate to get to sail on the Sagitta as part of ...

Viking Truvor

84% Loved It
Destinations
Russia River (21 sailings)
Daisymf
This was my first Viking river cruise and it did not ...
Irene Dogmatic
I thought the Waterway of the Tsars cruise was excellent! ...

Wind Spirit

84% Loved It
Destinations
South Pacific (26 sailings)
sgoneau
This was our first ever cruise but we have stayed at ...
Tilted Tillmans
We arrived in Papeete Thursday night, and began the trip of ...

Viking Sun

84% Loved It
Aljan48@cox.net
My husband and I took an incredible first cruise from ...
Curlygardengirl
This was our first river cruise, and we loved everything ...

Viking Torgil

84% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (21 sailings)
line
Overall wonderful trip. However, bathroom & cabin were ...
Douro Cruiser
This was our first river cruise and certainly not our last ...

Viking Legend

84% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (16 sailings)
dianeandrews
I always swore to never take a cruise, however several ...
Chicago Cruiser2
Although we have traveled to Europe several times, the ...

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