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Budapest to Europe - River Cruise Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Europe River
Budapest

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Excellent

188

Very Good

41

Average

29

Poor

14

Terrible

5

Cruise type

14 Budapest to Europe - River Cruise Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews


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michel.lorraine

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Worst vacation ever

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My wife and I booked this trip almost one year in advance. We wanted to celebrate our 44th wedding anniversary in a different way. We travelled alone. We arrived in Budapest 2 days prior the cruise departure so ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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dedeblock

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Viking River Boat Cruise ended at worst port at Passau, Germany for 2 nights

Please beware that Viking does not get the premiere ports on cruises. As we cruised on the Danube we went by all the beautiful locations tomport in Passau, Germany & ended what I would call a “ghetto” port. ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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bocabunny

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Low River Levels Ruined Cruise

My wife and I have always wanted to take a river cruise with Viking. Their commercials are enticing and we thought we would have a wonderful trip. We agreed with Viking’s CEO, Torstein Hagen, that travel was ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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HolidayOnWater

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Terrible customer service from Scenic and not a luxury experience at all

You can really judge a company by the way they handle a difficult situation. My experience, and others, on this trip was that Scenic handled this absolutely terribly and conducted the tour at the most cheapest cost ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Chandelier1230

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

September cruise, but Not 1 ship sailed the whole route since JUNE

We chose Scenic because our friends sailed with this company and everything was included. We attended a seminar and we were impressed with the information. The high water situation was discussed and so we booked in ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Ppwallba

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Scenic fails at customer level

We chose this cruise because we were told it was all inclusive and fantastic. Our first five days were pretty good but we didn’t know that the river levels were an issue and we asked every day but no one would ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Dumpling7000

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Poor value for money

Thought it might be good from past cruises with scenic but very disappointing. Our panorama suite was not as expected from literature and video. Definitely not value for money. The table and chairs were not suitable ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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lkaplan467

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

The river cruise that never was.

We chose to cruise the Beatrice because it had a great reputation and cruising down the Danube was supposed to be spectacular.Upon boarding the ship we were shown to our beautiful suite.We were not disappointed.The ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Christie B

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Never again.....

I don't write bad reviews very often. I thought long before writing this one since this was the first river cruise I had ever experienced. We were greeted by the Scenic Tours staff win Budapest aboard the ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Crazy about Cruises

2 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

SOME POSITIVES AND SOME NEGATIVES

I am comparing my Tauck River Cruise experience with two previous river cruise vacations I went on with a competing cruise lines. First, I will start with positives. The size of my stateroom and the layout was ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Crazy about Cruises

2 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Disappointing Trip

First the good points. The interiary was great, especially with a second day in Vienna. The two special evenings - one in Budapest and the second in Prague - were very well organized, enjoyable, and memorable. ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Rideandtrek

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Very Average

My husband and I are very seasoned travelers and had high expectations after watching Viking commercials and reading Cruise Critic reviews, most of which painted the Grand European tour and Viking as the trip of a ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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Najake

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Viking Romantic Danube; Huge Disappointment

Travel Dates: August 30, 2015 – September 6, 2015 Viking Boat: Jarl My husband and I, along with our friends (another couple) booked our Viking “Romantic Danube” cruise almost a year in advance. My ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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margaret117

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Very poor experience that could have been much better

While water levels on the Danube and Rhine were beyond Uniworlds control the way they handled things was very unprofessional. They knew of the river conditions several weeks prior to departure but deliberately kept ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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