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Budapest Viking Baldur Cruise Reviews

Viking River
Viking Baldur
Destination
Budapest

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45 Budapest Viking Baldur Cruise Reviews


Cfmjr avatar

Cfmjr

1 Review Written

Amsterdam to Budapest + Prague

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A bucket list trip that may be the only time we do this ... wanted to ‘see it all’! We joined the ship in Amsterdam. We were met at the airport by Viking reps and quickly taken to the Viking Baldur at the ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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pclancy1

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Superb in all Respects!

We chose this cruise because it travelled to countries we thought we'd enjoy viewing along the Danube/ Main/ Rhine Rivers, and we were not disappointed to say the least. We thoroughly enjoyed the city tours and ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Rileyooh

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

We loved the Baldur

The people on this boat were so nice. Both staff and fellow travelers. We felt at home! Budapest was our favorite place. We liked seeing the Hungarian Horsemen. And we enjoyed the optional tour A Taste of ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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ndiz1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Outstanding River Cruise

Everything about the Grand European was superior, most especially the level of service provided by the crew. We had wonderful meals, fascinating ports of call and made wonderful friendships. We began the trip with ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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okiegreen

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Crew made the Cruise

The cruise was as good as their ads show. Wow!! We had a great time. Ship was beautiful. Food was great. Service was impeccable. Alexandru & Noel, in the dining room were too much fun. Excellent beer selection. ...
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Sail Date September 2017


Joange avatar

Joange

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent Cruise

Overall this cruise held up to high Viking standards. Staff and crew were friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. More regional food in the dining room would have been better for us. Food was tasty and prepared well. ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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porntip

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

relaxing cruise

Traveling with the past and present viking river cruise , we have a very good experience with cabin cleanliness and all meal good food .the staff are attentive,helful and friendly. I felt the viking cruise is the ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Kinnison

1 Review Written

Wonderful...

It was our first cruise and it was wonderful. The ship amenities, the crew and the hospitality people couldn't have been nicer or more helpful. They even helped me find flowers ashore for my wife for Mothers' ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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chrishorne

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

River cruising at its best up the Danube & Rhine in extreme comfortable!

Having experienced ocean cruising in North America, my wife and I wanted a unique cruise experience and chose a European river cruise. After much research, Viking appeared to be the best option for us as we wanted a ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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MichaelPSmith

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

One Incredible Vacation

We've always talked about doing something like this. We've been on other non Viking cruises, We're now spoiled. I don't want to be with 4,500 of my closest friends. The river cruise was a wake up call, starting with ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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JDandDJ

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Trip of a Lifetime!

My wife (and I was included!!) received this cruise as a retirement gift after serving her employer for 22 years. Neither of us had ever been to Europe, nor had we been on any cruise of any kind. The boss of her ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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LynnTShep

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Every detail was taken care of, the crew was genuinely interested in each person

Chose this cruise because it went through parts of central western Europe we had not visited. Viking has one of the highest ratings and concentrates on giving the passengers wonderful information on each port ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Chesta

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Wonderful way to see Europe!

I figured I may only get this one chance to see Europe so I chose the Grand European river cruise! I totally enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere on board ship. The scenery along the rivers was most beautiful. The ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Margaritar

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great way to see small and authentic towns and cities and taking in great scenery

We wanted to visit Belgium and cities in Germany , Austria and Hungary. We did not want to be packing and unpacking continously. We had a very good experience with this company in Russia Viking personnel is ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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randybeer

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Best Vacation Ever

Dowtown Abbey advertisements attracted us to investigate Viking Cruises. This trip was a celebration for my wife and I for her retirement from the local bank she worked at for 45 years. The staff met and beat ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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giselatomlinson

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

We met many friendly travellers from all over the world on the Grand European Cruise

It was on our "Bucket List". The scenery was beautiful. The ship staff were very helpful and polite. The food and beverages were delicious. It was nice to be able to open the French doors in our cabin. Embarkation & ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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mariocanu

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Overview of our recent experience, number three w/Viking

Though we had been on a previous cruise from Prague to Nuremberg and South to Budapest, we chose to see Budapest again, (didn't have a chance the last time) and to go North up through Vienna again, other quaint ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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cruising pat4156

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Viking Baldur

I traveled with a friend who had been on a Viking River Cruise last year. The service from the friendly crew was excellent . The chef went out of his way to make every meal the best. The program director Marek ...
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Sail Date June 2016


llogin avatar

llogin

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

A Grand Cruise on a Grand European Cruise

We started in Budapest on the Baldur, but did not do an early arrival. We had 2 days to explore that wonderful city. The embarkation was smooth an easy, with staff meeting us at the airport and moving our luggage to ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Ken Zoellner

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Outsanding service provided by Viking Baldur crew and staff

I selected the Viking Grand European River Cruise from Budapest to Amsterdam. I was attracted to this cruise because everything was included in the price and the route takes you through most of the big name cities ...
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Sail Date May 2016


MaraLee avatar

MaraLee

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Much more than we had anticipated or even hoped for!

We were interested in the scheduled ports of call and the daily tours included in the package. We had other friends who had taken a Viking Cruise and they all raved about the value of their trip. If we had it ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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truly tex

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Most memorable cruise we have ever taken

Fabulous from the beginning to the end. We were so happy to have extended the river cruise in the beginning at Budapest and again in Amsterdam and Ghent. There is so much to tell and space does not permit. From the ...
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Sail Date June 2016


lefant avatar

lefant

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Viking River cruises are the way to go!

We celebrated our 30th wedding anniversary and my husband's birthday on this cruise. We extended our trip with the pre cruise in Budapest which was a wonderful experience. We also extended with the post cruise in ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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t_mclean@juno.com

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Grand European Tour

My husband chose this cruise as a gift to me. I was pleasantly surprised with the accommodations on the boat. He had booked a stateroom with a separate sitting room. I was able to sleep in, while he could get up ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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lynelles@live.com.au

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Celebrating Retirement

When I retired from teaching after 40 years of service, I wanted to celebrate my new life with a European river cruise. We chose the Grand European Tour for 2 reasons. The first reason was that it was highly ...
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Sail Date May 2016


Viking Baldur Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.7
Dining4.04.8
Entertainment3.04.4
Public Rooms5.04.8
Fitness Recreation1.03.8
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.7
Service4.04.9
Value For Money3.04.6
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