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Budapest to Europe Viking Jarl Cruise Reviews

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Beautiful Danube

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krausjmom
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

We chose this cruise because many people we know had highly recommended Viking. We absolutely loved everything about our trip! The accommodations, staff, food, excursions and tour guides were all well above our expectations. We began our trip down the Danube in Budapest and ended in Nurumberg. The excursions that were included in our cruise package were outstanding! We not only saw beautiful and ...
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Sail Date: July 2019

Cabin Type: French Balcony


Cruise from Nuremberg to Budapest

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barbgn12
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

Working with Viking in planning our cruise was flawless as well as working with them on excursions, taxis and requests on board. Our cabin was small (no balcony) but we really didn't spend a lot of time in our room. It is extremely well laid out. Embarkation and disembarkation was easier than checking in and out of a hotel. Everyone on board is friendly, welcoming and know you by name right ...
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Sail Date: May 2019

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom


Very sad and disappointed

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Jim Salmon
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

I was so excited to be on my first and only Viking River Cruise of a lifetime on the Danube River through Europe. We saved and saved for several years. Then when the time came we were told by Viking the day before we left home the Danube River was low and we would "most likely" "maybe" mean we would be on multiple ships. Getting ready, vacation time, arrangements for watching our home, air fare, ...
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Sail Date: April 2019


Nuremberg to Budapest- Christmas Markets

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BigDaddyBill
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

This was our 3rd cruise with Viking. All three experiences were A-1, Top Shelf, Some additiona busing on one,but we still had a fabulous time. The staff on our most recent cruise was particularly enjoyable. Mario the cruise director was knowledgeable and always ready to assist and answer any questions. The two game nights were especially entertaining. The wait staff in the dining room, were beyond ...
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Sail Date: December 2018

Cabin Type: Veranda Stateroom


Low Water levels should not equal rude and staff with attitude

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Starkate1
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

We started out on the Viking Jarl. The staff was excellent and if our whole cruise had stayed on the Jarl we would have had our dream vacation in spite of the low water levels. The Captain, Hotel Manager, Program Director, wait staff, bartender, room steward and all other staff we came in contact with was excellent. But the moment we changed onto the Atla the staff was rude, had an attitude, ...
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Thank you, Starkate1, for taking the time to share your recent Viking experience with the cruising community. We are thrilled that you found the Viking Jarl crew to be hardworking and regret...

Sail Date: November 2018


Very Enjoyable Experience -- Extremely Helpful and Friendly Staff

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GrafinVonDrehle
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

We wanted to cruise on a river in Europe. People told us that Viking was the best, and they were right! The entire ship was always very clean and neat. The staff was very accommodating. I have a food allergy and they worked with me to make sure my meals were prepared according to my needs. The tour guides were extremely informative and friendly. We really liked our experiences ashore. Meals ...
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Sail Date: June 2018

Cabin Type: French Balcony Superior


Great cruise but the noise when moving was terrible.

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SpineMD
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

We picked this cruise to do an early summer short European cruise. We had looked for a while but all suites were fully booked. Then I found this date with a suite with possible upgrade to the Explorer suite, the best cabin. Two weeks before the trip we were confirmed for the upgrade. When we arrived we were very pleased with the suite. What we didn’t realize that being at the back of the boat ...
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Sail Date: June 2018

Cabin Type: Explorer Suite


Viking Culture, Always Welcoming & Accomodating, A Great Way To Travel

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Jeff Adrian
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

Viking Cruises came highly recommended to me by my friends in several different groups, so it was easy to select the Danube River cruise with my companion. The recommendation was warranted! Two things impressed me right off, Viking's attention to detail right down to the small stuff (like good design of cabins, things many guests might not even notice) and Viking's corporate culture, always ...
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Sail Date: June 2018

Cabin Type: Deluxe Stateroom


Fantastic Vacation Experience -- We Will Do Another Soon

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VincentR
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

the Ship was surprising in the layout, design and function; and the staff hands above those on the big cruise ships. The people make all the difference. The majority of the excursions where better then we had expected and several last minute opportunities turned out to be the HIGHLIGHT of all of them. The palace tour was way too hot and crowded in Vienna, and we skipped the Abby tour entirely ...
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Sail Date: May 2018

Cabin Type: Explorer Suite


Passage to Eastern Europe

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TammyGratteau
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

Absolutely Amazing once again!!! This was my second river cruise and second time on the Viking Jarl. The ENTIRE crew on the Jarl are what helped make this another trip of a lifetime. Their commitment to customer service is outstanding. Everything from the embarkment, dining, onboard activities, lounge, rooms, service and excursions were top notch. I had a couple days in a hotel in Budapest prior ...
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Sail Date: April 2018

Cabin Type: Veranda Stateroom


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