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128 Viking First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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As mentioned in other reviews, the on board staff couldn't have been more pleasant and efficient. The ship itself ... Read more
7/15
Just back from the Grand European River Cruise, on Viking Alsvin, from Budapest to Amsterdam. Exceeded our ... Read more
I will start with the good things we liked about the cruise. It was wonderful sitting on the deck with a glass of ... Read more
Delling Disaster Jbh cruise
7/15
Just had a difficult week on the Viking Delling, Portraits Of Souther France. For five days we endured temperatures up ... Read more
6/15
The cruise on the Elbe was our first river cruise and first experience with Viking. The biggest problem we had was ... Read more

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I have nothing negative to say about this trip....it was wonderful in every way. This was a first river cruise for my ... Read more
This was the most enjoyable, stress-free international vacation that we have ever taken. The communication between the ... Read more
We got on board in Budapest tired from the all night plane ride, but excited. The crew welcomed us aboard and showed us ... Read more
This was our first cruise and we loved it! We were looking for something quiet and relaxing and this fit the bill. ... Read more
Portraits of Southern France Geraldine Velasquez
6/15
The Hermod had an accident last Saturday night so we never got to board on Sunday. They put us in a business class ... Read more

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6/15
We sailed on the Rhine River from Amsterdam to Basel on the IDI in June 2015. The long ship held 189 passengers and 51 ... Read more
My wife and I are just returned from our Viking River, Cities of Light Cruise, with two nights in Paris to start then ... Read more
We had a great cruise on Viking's new ship the Ve. The room was comfortable but a little tight. We had a small outside ... Read more
There is a saying that you You don’t really know your insurance company until you need them. In our case we ... Read more
In many reviews, people tend to focus on the negative - the squeaky wheel gets greased. In this review I will also ... Read more

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Wonderful Experience! 30th anniversary cruisers
5/15
Great guides at each of the tours. Beautiful scenery and cities. We enjoyed the whole experience. The service was ... Read more
My wife and I have been fortunate enough to travel the world, but cruising was never a real option we enjoyed. WE ... Read more
My husband and two adult children were fortunate enough to cruise the Seine to Normandy to celebrate a college ... Read more
This was our first river cruise, and we were not disappointed. A 5-star rating for Viking! We opted for the pre-trip ... Read more
5/15
Hotel in Lisbon was very comfortable and the Viking staff very helpful and welcoming. City tour interesting. ... Read more

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Eastern Europe; Great Trip vfd1@comcast.net
5/15
High waters prevented lif to make it to bucharest. We sailed on aegir. The cruise and the crew couldn't have been ... Read more
5/15
Let's start off with the good stuff. This was a bucket list vacation..taking a Viking river cruise, proud sponsor of ... Read more
We just completed a 7 night cruise on the Viking Atla one of the new long ships. This was our 3rd booked river cruise ... Read more
5/15
Best vacation, I loved everything about this cruise. The crew and rooms were amazing, just the right size and attention ... Read more
5/15
I loved traveling on the river. The sites were beautiful and it was so relaxing. The stops along the way were very ... Read more

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