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Budapest to Europe - River Cruise Viking Vili Cruise Reviews

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A lovely excursion to Mörwald Winery near Durnstein, Austria.
The windmills of Kinderdijk in the Netherlands—one of many UNESCO World H
View of the Rhine River from Marksberg West Castle in Koblenz, Germany.
Sunset while cruising down the Danube.
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Buyer beware, bait and switch from Viking

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jeannespam0
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

In our opinion Viking pulled a bait and switch as they knew well in advance that they were not going to be able to deliver the experience touted in their advertising. This was affirmed by my conversations with crew members on all 4 ships and by the local tour guides. All admitted that it had been over 2 months since Viking had been able to provide what was advertised. The Program Director also ...
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Sail Date: October 2018


Excellent customer experience

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Doyhensley
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

We chose it due to it being a smaller cruise ship and seemed to be adult oriented. It surpassed my expectations. Food was great, service was top notch and the right amount of excursions with the tour. Will be doing it again. We did the two day pre-excursion in Amsterdam. It was a fantastic City. All cities and areas visited were a great experience. Didn't enjoy Budapest. However that was at the ...
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Sail Date: June 2018

Cabin Type: Veranda Stateroom


Cruise of a Life Time

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2girlsonthecorner
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

We had a great time and so different from all other cruises. The only thing in the dinning room was when they had meatloaf at lunch. It was not just me but some others that ordered it were in total surprise as it was not anything that looked like meatloaf in the states. It should have said loaf of meat. With all the wonderful meals that they served this was minor. All the staff were great and very ...
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Sail Date: April 2018

Cabin Type: Veranda Stateroom


First time on a river cruise

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rubygs
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

This is the first river cruise for me and my husband. The crew made the embarkation and disembarkation went smoothly and very easy. the ship and the cabin are very clean and accessible. dining was excellent especially the service and the food, the ports and shore excursions are very well-planned, informative and enjoyable with very smart well-versed local guide who are competent and very helpful. ...
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Sail Date: April 2018


Trip of a Lifetime!

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Ann EC
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

I am Canadian and my cousin is American. We have met up at various places on the globe, as a way of seeing each other, as well as enjoying an adventure together. We chose to cruise on the Danube, as neither one of us had ever been on a river cruise and we hadn’t visited several of the cities that the cruise stopped at. As far as which cruise line to chose goes, that was an easy decision as we had ...
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Sail Date: April 2018

Traveled with disabled person


Anniversary Adventure

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Jeananaa
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

We cruised the Danube for our 30th Wedding Anniversary in April, 2018. We are an active couple in our low 50's and have traveled independently for many years. Viking's Danube Waltz 8 day River Cruise was a great alternative to ocean cruises (no seasickness). We found Viking to be the right level of "luxury" for us -- comfortable without a lot of frills we don't need or desire. It seemed to ...
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Sail Date: April 2018

Cabin Type: French Balcony


Viking Does It All Right! Amazing Cruise

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dkick
10+ Cruises

We have done many ocean cruises and did short (1 day) cruises on the Rhine River, and had thought for some time about trying a river cruise. When we finally got around to talking about it and doing it, we decided on the Grand European. Once we have flown from the US, we wanted to stay as long as possible. It turned out we were on the first trip of the season. The shopkeepers in all the towns ...
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Sail Date: March 2018

Cabin Type: French Balcony


Eastern Europe

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Mitzicat2
First Time Cruiser • Age 80s

I lived in Germany for 20 yrs. and was unable to tour these countries ! The cruise was very relaxing and not to much rushing around. The food was excellent and service great.the tours were also very interesting . I'm a little handicapped ,and my cabin was on the floor below reception and no elevator ! But everyone was helpful with the walker being taken up and down the stairs ,but it made me ...
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Sail Date: November 2017


Fulfilling a Dream

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Patricia Lapointe
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

Friends of ours went on a Viking River Cruise. I was concerned about getting sea sick but they assured me that I would be fine and I was. We were picked up at Airport and delivered to Airport after our trip. Never did we feel unsafe because the people on the ship told us what to beware of and we were given a card with ship info to carry with us in case we got lost while exploring on our own. I ...
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Sail Date: November 2017

Cabin Type: Veranda Stateroom


Great first cruise.

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kathymichael
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

Six of us from our condo building traveled together. We had a great time - learned a lot about the countries visited. Hospitality on board was beyond our expectations. Service was excellent in every respect. A highlight for our group was the Strauss-Mozart concert in Vienna. My personal highlight was the Austrian Countryside optional tour. I was the only person signed up for this, but was ...
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Sail Date: November 2017

Cabin Type: Veranda Stateroom


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