Viking Njord River Cruise Reviews

Your selections (clear selections):
Viking River x
Viking Njord x
River Cruises x

Viking Njord

Member Rating

86% Loved It

Cruise Critic Rating

4.0 Editor's Rating
38 Viking Njord River Cruise Reviews
Cruiser rating
Excellent
30
Very Good
4
Average
3
Poor
1
Terrible
0
See reviews for
River Cruises
River Cruises
38
Romantic Cruises
Romantic Cruises
26
Senior Cruises
Senior Cruises
12
Luxury Cruises
Luxury Cruises
6
Rating Summary
Dining
Public Rooms
Cabin
Entertainment
Value for Money
Service
Anolii
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed August 2016
Where to begin? The meals were excellent, and service thoughtful. Our room, a french-veranda, was modern with a very comfortable bed. Outlets were plentiful so charging all the e-toys was never a problem. The bathroom is small, but it's ... Read more
19Kilmainham16
Member Since 2016
1 review
Our Viking Cruise was called The Romantic Danube, beginning in Germany, passing through Austria and ending in Hungary. Our ship, scheduled to be the Njord, was actually the Freya due to a high water level on the Danube. We were met at ... Read more
Vpfr
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed May 2016
Viking is an excellent organization. This was our second Viking cruise and we have two more planned. Their river cruise ships are fairly new and comfortable. The staff was outstanding. They went out of their way to provide a ... Read more
Helpful? Thank Vpfr
MaryCarolyn
Member Since 2016
1 review
We had taken a Viking cruise the year before to the South of France and enjoyed it very much. We thought this one sounded like another good choice. We talked good friends into going with us on the second one. It was all wonderful. The ... Read more
kjloucks@msn.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
We sailed on the Njord this year--Romantic Danube. Our first Viking cruise was on Alsvin in 2015, the Tulips/Windmill cruise. We loved it so much that we returned this year with another couple. We'd like to make this an annual trip. ... Read more
Compare Prices on Viking Njord Cruises
Pat Mocha
Member Since 2016
1 review
We wanted to see Budapest and Vienna. The weather was perfect. I was particularly impressed with Cesky Krumlov, the castle was such an impressive sight. We went on several of the extra excursions and found everyone worth the time and ... Read more
Golly Bill
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
We had taken a couple of ocean cruises and just hated them, but our friends convinced us that a Viking River Cruise was different. They ships were smaller, they said, with far fewer passengers. The food was excellent, the wine was endless, ... Read more
bkinghorn
Member Since 2016
1 review
This was our second Viking River Cruise, the first being in China two years ago. Viking did such a great job in China, and they repeated the wonderful experience on the Romantic Danube river cruise this year. We began with the pre-cruise ... Read more
LGKNAPP1
Member Since 2016
1 review
Always wanted to see that part of the world, love cruises (especially in smaller groups), and heard great things about Viking Longboat cruises. It all came together this year when other family members were able to enjoy it with me. ... Read more
ktazz14@yahoo.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
We had taken a Viking River Cruise last year and were extremely impressed with service, food, level of quality all around. The vessel and rooms were immaculate. All of the staff were warm and welcoming, treating us as if we were the only ... Read more
Compare Prices on Viking Njord Cruises
missouriwine
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
We chose Viking for the ports and excursions they offer. We have heard many horror stories of cruises that became bus tours because of low river levels, high river levels and other natural hiccups. After checking the river levels on the ... Read more
Mag4444
Member Since 2015
1 review
My wife and I arrived in Budapest 4 days early to explore that beautiful city on our own, so, of course, our first contact with the Viking staff was when we boarded the Njord. From the first moment we were treated with great care and ... Read more
Lynda Caley
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed March 2015
The reasoin we chose this cruise was becausethe itinerary looked interesting, it also allowed for 2 extra nights ,at the end of the cruise, in our favourite European City-Budapest. We hadn't been there for 11 years since our Daughter moved ... Read more
coasters
Member Since 2006
11 reviews
438 forum posts
We left Sea Girt at 3PM, on way to Newark Airport, our driver was early, drove nicely (no speeding or weaving) to arrive at the airport about 4. We took full advantage of the Star Alliance Gold program honored by Austrian Air. Quick check ... Read more
Carol From California
Member Since 2009
1 review
793 forum posts
We recently went on a Viking river cruise from Budapest to Prague. We booked it through Viking and then had our travel agent take over our booking for a great pricing discount. We did not book the air with Viking or any of the extensions. ... Read more
Compare Prices on Viking Njord Cruises
HappyHubby
Member Since 2014
1 review
We finally found the time to take a cruise in Eastern Europe. After some research we chose Viking River Cruises as their ships were mostly new, the pricing was good, the sales rep in California sent any and all information that I ... Read more
gregstaff
Member Since 2014
1 review
We sailed from Nuremberg to Budapest 12 - 19 July 2014, and thoroughly enjoyed the whole trip. The crew was exceptionally friendly, upbeat, and helpful, and the food was great, plentiful, and varied; the evening activities were fun. Ship ... Read more
LorettoV
Member Since 2014
1 review
I can easily see why Viking is the #1 river cruise line. I can't imagine how any company could do better. The customer service is top notch! We started with two days in Budapest at the Hilton on Castle Hill in Buda. Our local tour guide, ... Read more
AABCTRAVEL
Member Since 2014
1 review
Sailed May 2014
This was the first time we ever joined any sort of cruise and I was not convinced I would be as pleased in retrospect as indeed I am. All arrangements made by Viking were meticulous and clearly explained. Transitions between flights and ... Read more
gsloat
Member Since 2014
1 review
Sailed April 2014
Loved the trip! the Njord was clean, pretty, and comfortable. A great cabin with a balcony, a very comfortable bed, nifty shower- all made it hard to leave that space. Fortunately there were plenty of reasons to leave it, starting with ... Read more
Compare Prices on Viking Njord Cruises
DGnarly1
Member Since 2013
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed April 2014
We booked this trip to include the round trip airfare, the Pre-Cruise package in Prague, the cruise from Passau to Budapest, and the Post-Cruise package in Budapest. This was our second Viking trip in twelve months and was even better than ... Read more
pkeavney
Member Since 2014
1 review
Sailed April 2014
Our cruise was everything we'd hoped for and then some. We traveled with friends but made new ones each night at dinner. The excursions were well organized and perfectly timed making good use of every moment. The meals were excellent and ... Read more
tracyasu
Member Since 2013
1 review
9 forum posts
Just returned from our first cruise of any type, a river cruise onboard the Viking Njord. We took the Danube Waltz which started in Passau and ended in Budapest. Having been to Europe only one other time back in the early 80's and having a ... Read more
huntelin1
Member Since 2014
1 review
Our cruise was wonderful. I loved the history, the tours and the entertainment. Every member of the crew from the captain to the people who did the work with the engines was perfect. Our cruise director, Ray, was so much fun. Madelina, who ... Read more
Kay P
Member Since 2013
1 review
Sailed September 2013
We have just returned from a wonderful trip on the Danube from Nuremburg to Budapest with Viking River Cruise. We spent three days in Prague before starting the cruise, and enjoyed every minute. Prague is a beautiful and fascinating city, ... Read more
Helpful? Thank Kay P
Compare Prices on Viking Njord Cruises

Sponsored links

Sponsored links

Share feedback
Thank you!  Cruise Critic values your feedback.
How can we improve this page?
Skip X

See Viking Njord deals up to 82% off:

December Deals
Viking Njord 86% Loved It

 
7 Night Europe Cruise
See all Viking Njord Deals >>