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76 Viking First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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First Cruise 5v1rg1l5
10/14
My husband and I travel a lot but had never taken a cruise. The Danube River cruise was absolutely everything we had ... Read more
I was thoroughly impressed with Viking River Cruises, from the cleanliness and comfort of the stateroom (which we ... Read more
Love the Trip Dorfman42
10/14
We had a wonderful time! Our favorite vacation ever. The cruise folks were great! From our meal servers to our room ... Read more
10/14
Viking Has It Down to a science. Having never traveled with them before,I had no expectations one way or the other. I ... Read more
Cruise from Moscow to St Petersburg rosevbonnar@hotmail.com
10/14
It was fantastic on so many levels. It was more than I ever expected. The crew was so professional and personable. ... Read more

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We had an excellent time on our cruise. Viking does a great job. The boat was very clean and comfortable, the food was ... Read more
10/14
This was our first river cruise -- the Grand European -- and we went in with limited expectations, although at the ... Read more
Perfect Leslie White
10/14
My cruise on the Rhone River from Lyon to Avignon, France with 3 days in Paris to start, was perfect. I have zero ... Read more
Yin and Yang Meandering
09/14
Good and bad, mostly good. Good = a clean, quiet ship; every meal began on time; meal servers efficient, attentive -- ... Read more
Our cruise was a mix of some very very good experiences and some very very bad ones. First the good, the ships staff ... Read more

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08/14
The Grand European Tour lived up to its name and was grand in every respect. This was our first cruise of any type and ... Read more
08/14
We recently returned from the Viking Hemming "River of Gold" cruise of the Duoro river. We were 2 couples. Let me start ... Read more
07/14
As a treat to ourselves, we decided to indulge in a holiday where we had everything organised for us. We don't like ... Read more
07/14
This was our first river cruise and it was an excellent experience. We went from Amsterdam to Budapest. It is called ... Read more
06/14
We embarked at Porto to cruise along the Duoro Valley as first-time cruisers. Cabin was small but made good use of ... Read more

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There were four of us in our small group of older women and I can honestly say we had the best time. From the moment ... Read more
Fabulous holiday poohstix
05/14
This was our first cruise of any type. We arrived when dinner was well underway and we were not especially impressed by ... Read more
We didn't know what to expect- this was our first ever cruise. It was practically perfect! Only negative was a day or ... Read more
05/14
I have nothing bad to say. The trip was flawless and wonderful. I had some flight problems on the trip over. With a few ... Read more
05/14
It was a pleasant introduction to river cruising. The ship was quite new and maintained is mint condition throughout ... Read more

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suzannels
05/14
"Baldur was the god of light and joy". This ship was aptly named. My sister and I felt full of joy as we cruised along ... Read more
My husband and I wanted an immersive experience of Russia, and we decided that a river cruise would be the best way for ... Read more
We have travelled many places, but this was our very first cruise. We've had no desire to travel with 3,000 of "our ... Read more
From the moment we boarded the ship in Amsterdam, the Viking crew treated us royally. Everything was so organized - ... Read more
My wife has been on an ocean cruise before and been after me to try cruising. I was never very interested in spending ... Read more

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