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2,755 Viking Cruise Reviews

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1,861
Very Good
338
Average
162
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164
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94
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341
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Viking Jarl

87% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (25 sailings)
LabLady67
I chose Viking for the service, and that part was certainly ...
KJ0504
First ever river cruise and so pleased we chose Viking. ...

Viking Eistla

86% Loved It
beemer2
As our first river cruise we chose the company that ...
joneskaj@att.net
We had about 20+ friends ( which included my sister and I) ...

Viking Vili

86% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (38 sailings)
harrietb
Looking for a more upscale experience, we listened to ...
carbajaj
I'm hooked on Viking Cruises for their outstanding customer ...

Viking Forseti

85% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (57 sailings)
leftygolfer
Great time. Ship and Staff was first class. Lorin, the ...
Seabag@27
We had taken a VRC before and were impressed with the ...

Viking Truvor

84% Loved It
Destinations
Russia River (20 sailings)
AlwaysaSailor
We were eager to visit Russia and the river cruise seemed ...
Ellagogal
We knew we wouldn't go to Russia on our own, our usual ...

Viking Hemming

84% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (21 sailings)
JeffersLeigh
Some of our friends had taken this cruise and rated it ...
Pictontraveller
Opportunity to explore Portugal, with 4 days in Lisbon, the ...

Viking Legend

84% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (16 sailings)
ghay49@gmail.com
We chose Viking because advertising works! We were ...
srandrle
We chose this cruise because we had taken another Viking ...

Viking Mimir

84% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (25 sailings)
marieangel
My husband and I had been on two sea cruises, and decided ...
PTC Babe
Viking is the master of river cruises. Everything is first ...

Viking Torgil

84% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (21 sailings)
Portugaltraveler
We took the Torgil for a cruise on the Douro. I commend ...
3pellegrinis
We cruised the Duoro River of Gold, which was my Mother's ...

Viking Atla

84% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (27 sailings)
balletplus@aol.com
Prague for three days prior to our journey was amazing. The ...
lindasammie
It was our first river cruise. The rooms were very nice, ...

Viking Njord

84% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (22 sailings)
fairweathertraveller
Based on their professional marketing chose this company ...
Billm7806
We enjoyed the "Romantic Danube" cruise very much ...

Viking Rinda

83% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (15 sailings)
Pb61
First time on Viking, but I have been on many other ocean ...
bert.braud@gmail.com
At the time of our cruise, Paris and the Seine were ...

Viking Tor

82% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (33 sailings)
laurie.kertesz@gmail.com
This was our very first cruise, and I had always wanted to ...
molisa1011
Booked this cruise with my daughter as a college graduation ...

Viking Rolf

81% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (21 sailings)
supack@yahoo.com
Why did we choose Viking? Because we're not thrilled with ...
likatotravel
Our Paris to Normandy Cruise was scheduled while Seine was ...

Viking Odin

81% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (19 sailings)
ScottS-USA
This was my wife and my first river cruise, as it was for ...
Tynante
Embarkation and disembarkation were a breeze (though be ...

Viking Ingvar

79% Loved It
Destinations
Russia River (20 sailings)
mmbrower
We had taken two previous Viking cruises and knew the ...
Gilmac
My review tends to compare this trip with our previous ...

Viking Bestla

79% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (8 sailings)
orlsdesl4
I have been on other Viking river cruises and enjoyed this ...
Michaelp williams
Our trip was from Amsterdam to Budapest covering 15 ports ...

Viking Magni

79% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (28 sailings)
Lou E
Each port and Viking tour at each port was OUTSTANDING. ...
Bluelondon14
This was the Tulips and Windmills Cruise, our second with ...

Viking Buri

78% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (53 sailings)
scraver@verizon.net
My sister and her husband had been on a cruise in October ...
cruisin
Never having been on a river cruise we took the ...

Viking Astrild

78% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (22 sailings)
Optimizer125
This was our first River Cruise and we had relatively high ...
ksanders412
This tour was one of the first to Eastern bloc countries ...

Viking Egil

78% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (11 sailings)
lkoscielny
We had taken a Rhine River Cruise 2 years ago and were very ...
jdcarrjr
It was beyond all the advertising and our expectations. Our ...

Viking Beyla

78% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (21 sailings)
Hjraindl
We chose the Elbe River Cruise because we wanted to visit ...
Julie84107
We have gone on river cruises with Viking before and always ...

Viking Delling

78% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (56 sailings)
peternina
In my mind the south of France sounded like a good choice ...
djrogers1
We chose Lyon and Provence for food and wine experiences ...

Viking Freya

77% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (24 sailings)
gbrmunden
I thought this would be a good choice for my very elderly ...
joanbtroy@cfl.rr.com
We wanted to cruise down the Danube River and Viking had a ...

Viking Fontane

77% Loved It
Destinations
Europe (13 sailings)
michaelgastro
This was our first river cruise. It went on the Elbe River ...
J Edgar
After avoiding Viking for several years because we could ...

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