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Amsterdam Viking Hlin Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Hlin
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81 Amsterdam Viking Hlin Cruise Reviews


robin1141 avatar

robin1141

1 Review Written

My first Viking Cruise and Loved It.

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I had wanted to do a Viking River Cruise for many years. I would get those booklets in the mail all the time. My husband and I finally went last June. I chose June for the weather and the condition of the Rhine ...
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Sail Date June 2019


AugieM avatar

AugieM

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Hlin Amsterdam to Basel 5.26.2019

Got a cabin cancellation three weeks out, seemed like a good deal. Cabin 119 with just a small window was fine. Viking did an outstanding job, everything exceeded my expectations, this was our first river cruise ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Bgturf

1 Review Written

Best trip ever

We were on the Tobin James cruse. Some friends had been prior on Viking river cruise and raves about it. We loved every aspect of this adventure. The staff was the best, very helpful and informative. The shore ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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stahlerc

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Special Accommodations

We've always wanted to see the areas included in the Rhine River Cruise. We were not disappointed because everything was beautiful. We were fortunate that the weather cooperated all week and were able to spend one ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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RocktheBruce

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Rhine River Cruise

This was our second Viking River Cruise. In October 2017, we went on our first Viking River Cruise on the Danube River. The Rhine River cruise was as just as enjoyable as our first one. We started our cruise in ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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johnslarson

1 Review Written

Delightful staff, good food and wonderful cruising with outstanding excursions.

I choose it as a first timer to Europe. To have home base and cover several countries was wonderful. The quality of the excursions exceeded our expectations. It was a terrific combination of R and R, fun and ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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carosenthal

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Thinking of Viking? Don't bother!

This was my second Viking Cruise. I chose Viking again because the first cruise was so great. But in the three years between the cruises, Viking services deteriorated to the extent that I will never take a Viking ...
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Sail Date October 2018


cborn avatar

cborn

1 Review Written

Hiln and Kara and low water cuise

First Viking cruise. Low water meant a move Wed from Hiln to Kara with a local ship cruise down that part of the Rhine we could not sail on. We missed little although there were issues with locks in Amsterdam ...
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Sail Date November 2018


JeanneJim avatar

JeanneJim

1 Review Written

Best vacation ever!

Everything about this cruise was awesome! Beautiful and clean ship, wonderful staff, delicious food and interesting fun excursions. Viking saw that ever detail was handled with perfection. On the excursions ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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MaBell10s

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great afternoon cruising the Rhine and seeing all the castles

My sister and I chose this cruise because we wanted to go down the Rhine. We were in Amsterdam for two days before and Lucerne for two days after. As always the ship and cabin were immaculate. Dining was ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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HGEngland

3 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Absolutely lovely

We are 'sold' on Viking. This was our second river cruise and we have also taken one ocean cruise with them. The service from the crew is outstanding and they go an extra mile for their passengers. The ship is ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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RVfromAZ

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fabulous

My husband and I sailed on the Viking Hlin - Rhine Getaway. What a Fabulous time we had! We extended our trip pre cruise 2 days in Amsterdam, and 2 days post cruise in Lucerne, Switzerland. Viking met us at the ...
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Sail Date April 2018


Sherly avatar

Sherly

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

We loved cruising down the middle Rhine with all the castles. Beautiful!

Wanted to do a Rhine River cruise, so we joined friends who had already booked this cruise. We were impressed with Viking's treatment of their customers from the time of our arrival to our extended trip to ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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ewalssk

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Everything was amazing

This was a great value for the money, it is s beautiful ship, nicely decorated and plenty of nice areas to gather. We especially like having an excursion in every port and not getting a big bill at the end of the ...
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Sail Date November 2017


Frankcca avatar

Frankcca

1 Review Written

Great Cruise on the Rhine

This was our first cruise and we enjoyed it immensely. Very competent and friendly crew. Every passenger seemed to like it too. The land tours were easy and the transportation was first rate and well organized from ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Pat_PPSL

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Hlin on the Rhine River

From the moment I stepped onboard the Hlin, the Viking River Cruise staff made it their mission to ensure my vacation was enjoyable in every way. I spent three days in Amsterdam before my cruise and highly recommend ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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mvedwards

1 Review Written

Magnificent Memories on the Rhine

This was our second Viking cruise and it was every bit as enjoyable as our first! Our first cruise was on the Danube in December, visiting Christmas markets along the way. This time we wanted to enjoy the outside ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Art494949

1 Review Written

Just a wonderful experience.

This was our first river cruise and we weren't sure what to expect. Not to worry. The 7 day cruse down the Rhine was everything we expected and more. The cruise director (Daniel) was one of the highlights of the ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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2014Vernon

1 Review Written

Rhine River Cruise

From meeting at the airport to departure the crew were very attentive but not overbearing. Being physically challenged I expected challenges getting around on the ship and ports of call. They will tailor ...
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Sail Date July 2017


Carol Sacks avatar

Carol Sacks

1 Review Written

This cruise exceeded my expectations!

Friends of ours were going and we said we wanted to go, too. Neither my husband nor I had ever been on a cruise or wanted to, but this sounded fascinating and we said, let's go. And we had a terrific time. The ...
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Sail Date July 2017


KYwoman1962 avatar

KYwoman1962

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Loved every minute!

We have seen VIking Cruises advertised for years and have had it as a goal since our last European vacation 5 years ago. Although it seemed like such an expensive extravagance, since cruising we realize what an ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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puzzlehead22000

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful

There were several of us planning on taking this cruise. The lead couple choose due to recommendations. They dropped out due to health issues but the remaining three traveled on the Hlin. We loved it! the staff was ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Djhayes

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful for first river cruise

There were six in our party and this cruise was an unanimous choice by all of us. The crew could not have been nicer, the food was wonderful and our cabin was very comfortable. The weather did not cooperate as it ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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LoriAllor

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Exceptional Trip!!!

This was a family/friends group of 25 multi-generational and widely diverse persons traveling together (ages 18-82). We choose the Rhine Getaway Amsterdam/Basel for our 1 week journey with post-Lake Lucerne. With ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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cherylcamuso

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

So easy, convenient, and amazing

It was our first-ever cruise experience to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary. As two history majors, we wanted to experience the history and understand the culture. I wanted something easy, and Viking didn't ...
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Sail Date April 2017


Viking Hlin Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.7
Dining4.04.7
Entertainment3.04.2
Public Rooms5.04.8
Fitness Recreation1.03.8
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.6
Service4.04.8
Value For Money3.04.5
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