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577 Viking Amsterdam Cruise Reviews

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doggie-daddy
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
5 helpful votes
This was our first river cruise experience after many, many ocean cruises, We loved the laid-back pace aboard our ship and enjoyed seeing so many wonderful sights and old cities along our journey to Budapest. We found the food to be ... Read more
philcruiser2013
Member Since 2013
3 reviews
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
First time river cruisers and chose this one for the full Grand European Cruise experience. First and foremost, the Viking Staff were absolutely outstanding. They went above and beyond to ensure the passengers were always treated as ... Read more
mayerb
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We chose to do this cruise to do something very special to celebrate our 35th anniversary a little early. It met and exceeded all our expectations. We were met at the airport and taken to the ship and all air connections were smooth. ... Read more
mljma
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
The ship was quiet and clean. The food was very good, but breakfast was mostly the same selection of hot and cold foods and THE SAME pastries EVERY DAY, which got very boring. We missed not having access to self serve laundry features, ... Read more
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hokua
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
We stayed the extra days in Amsterdam & had a wonderful time. I would recommend people to do this. Everything from embarkation to disembarkation went so smoothly it was incredible!! We embarked on the Ve in Amsterdam & ... Read more
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MarciMW
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We wanted to experience a cruise on small ship, so chose a Viking River Cruise. We really enjoyed the smaller, more comfortable atmosphere of the small ship - only 178 guests on board, tended to by 55 crew members. The service was ... Read more
Oregon Walkabout
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We chose Viking because of recommendations from several friends. From the moment we boarded the ship until the time we disembarked two weeks later, we were treated like royalty. The food was fabulous, our cabin was perfectly suited to our ... Read more
PETITFIN
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Excellent cruise. Having never been on a river cruise, but been on many ocean cruises I was unprepared for the excellent service given us by Alex the head waiter all the rest of the staff. Also, while there was little activity on the ... Read more
Grimmling
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
I love Viking. Have traveled with them several times before. Gave them a 4 this time because for the first time not all of the food was excellent. They featured Belgium waffles for a cooking demo and again for desert on a regional ... Read more
spalding@cissltd.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
three grandmothers went with one of each of their kids. 88, 85 and 84 were the ages of the grandmothers. all somewhat mobile. we choose this cruise because we would be able to see more without having to pack and unpack at different ... Read more

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KathyZanoff
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Starting with the ship, we were very impressed with the care with which we were taken care of. Such kindness and professional attitudes. We were equally impressed with our stateroom as we were in the Explorer Suite we did not know what to ... Read more
Lloyd Stimson
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed April 2016
1. We wanted to visit the Netherlands and Belgium and in time to see the tulips. 2. On-loading and Off-loading went as smoothly as we anticipated. 3. Overall the ship and its facilities were great .... except for the size of our ... Read more
mircnod10
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
The staff could not have been nicer. They were helpful when we ordered our cruise, we called several times with questions which were answered to our satisfaction, meals and waiters were excellent. There was lots of variety to choose ... Read more
jonmich
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed April 2016
Our first cruise of any sort. The ship and itinerary appealed to us. We were not disappointed ! Every part of the trip was above our expectations. The food, ship, staff and off ship tours were amazing. We were definitely catered to! ... Read more
Asienka
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
I saw ad on television and decided to book it. We booked our flight with Viking so we were picked up from the airport, transported to our ship. Embarkation was smooth, from the moment we walked in we felt welcomed. We had a beautiful cabin ... Read more

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windmills2016
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
we choose this cruise for the chance to see tulips and windmills. We saw lots and lots of tulips and windmills. The service was excellent, just ask and it was done. The food service was a bit slow at times, but it was the beginning of ... Read more
counselorbob407@yahoo.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
From meeting us at the airport with a new Mercedes and driver to delivering us back there with enough time to easily make our return flight, the Viking staff really took care of us. We sailed on the Bragi and were pampered throughout our ... Read more
corvetteatthelake
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
5 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was our first trip to Europe. We let Viking handle everything. Left Dulles on 4/13, landed in Amsterdam, were met by Viking guide, right to clean, modern van to our hotel, the Radissan Blue for 2 nights to recover from our jet lag ... Read more
NOOOOOOOO
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Fantastic service, food, and accommodations. Very organized both on board and on shore. Included tours were enjoyable and informative. The Hoorn homestead visit was great. We did some optionals: Haarlem, Agriport, Open Air Museum, ... Read more
Gwen B.
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was my third cruise with Viking, having sailed with them to China and Germany, and I really wanted to see The Netherlands and Belgium. I had such a wonderful time on previous cruises, I knew I'd have a grand time on this one. ... Read more

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Dr Marg
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
This was my second cruise with Viking and my experience was as positive this time as the first. We did the Tulips and Windmills trip that included several stops in the Netherlands as well as two stops in Belgium. In spring, this is a ... Read more
JMEdgar
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
The Tulips & Windmills river cruise had been recommended to my 3 travel partners by a mutual friend and they invited me to complete the four-some. I reluctantly agreed due to the cost of the cruise, but it was definitely a great trip. ... Read more
kenbaum60@outlook.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Checking off our "bucket list". This trip was the first on our list for the historical value in relation to my husband's ancestry. It was thrilling to cruise the middle Rhine and pass by Bacharach where his family originated. ... Read more
BuckyB19
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
This was our first European cruise, first river cruise, and first Viking cruise. My spouse and I traveled with another couple (all in our late 50s). Generally we were impressed with Viking’s attention to detail and the ship’s ... Read more
bigelowaf
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed April 2016
This was a great experience. We were celebrating (early) our 60th anniversary and had Tulips and Windmills on our Bucket List". Ratio of crew to guests was 50/174; a great mix. Tour guides were all excellent. All staff ... Read more

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