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Lisbon River Cruises Cruise Reviews

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The Douro Valley is exceptional.

Review for Viking Hemming to Europe - River Cruise

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Nogmeister
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Where to start? We opted for a couple of extra days in Lisbon - what a fun city. Our visit coincided with Portugals Independence Day and St Antony’s Day. The place was buzzing. I think Lisbon would be fun at any time. It was so nice to be reminded of Portugals prominent place in world history and that we are their oldest ally. That came through very strongly. We headed to Porto to join ...
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Sail Date: June 2022


Beautiful River, Great Food, Great Staff,Lots of Time on Buses, and Disappointing Wine

Review for Viking Helgrim to Europe - River Cruise

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travellover48
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

The Douro River is famous port and wine country. Unfortunately Viking has a very poor provider of Portuguese wine to complement the fabulous food they serve. This is a wine country cruise and we expected to be treated with excellent Portuguese wine. We were a party of eight who all had the silver wine package--the included wines in the package were either undrinkable or mediocre. We opened ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: French Balcony


Beautiful Portugal

Review for Viking Helgrim to Europe - River Cruise

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Travelthoman
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

We chose this cruise because we were wanting to see Portugal and had planned a trip on both ends of the cruise. we have only been on mostly ocean cruises, but have been to China and Vietnam on their river cruises and land tours. Those ships are totally different from a normal river cruise ship. This was one of the smallest ships due to the size of the river and small locks. It was a bare ...
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Sail Date: May 2022


Stunning scenery

Review for Viking Helgrim to Europe - All

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DAS247
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

We have been on two cruises with Viking and had high expectations of the food, accommodation and hospitality of the employees. In particular the waiters and waitresses are the back bone of the tour and they never let us down - particularly Ana and her husband Kaio. The downside of this particular cruise was nothing to do with the boat, accommodation or the staff but every tour outside the boat ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Standard Outside Stateroom


Viking works through the COVID crises and continues to provide quality vacation experience

Review for Viking Osfrid to Europe - River Cruise

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time4travel9
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Had not been to Portugal. Met at airport in LIsbon and comfortable drive to the hotel. Viking again provides a superior hotel product: The Tivoli on Avenida da Liberdade a 5 star stay, spacious and well decorated lobby and restaurant, excellent room and bathroom. Viking worked with the hotel chef and produced 3 different prix fix menus for Viking guests if we did not want to order from the main ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Veranda


Portugal

Review for Viking Torgil to Europe - River Cruise

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jjm2252
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Portugal and Spain are the only two countries I haven't been to in Europe and I heard both were worth visiting. Truly loved Portugal, especially the people who know how to enjoy food and wine. Our Cruise Director was very informative and did a great job. Same with the Chef, Captain and all the staff and tour guides. I like how we visited with locals on our excursions which helped give us a real ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Veranda


Fantastic

Review for Viking Osfrid to Europe - River Cruise

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Well-travelled
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Booked this cruise as a fill in while on board the Viking star. Portugal is a gem to visit. Lisbon is a wonderful city. Our cruise director PATRICIA was absolutely amazing. Her knowledge and energy rubbed off on all the crew and passengers and without her I dare say the cruise would have been more mundane. She was down one tour guide and was doing double duty as cruise director and tour ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: French Balcony


Beautiful & Peaceful

Review for Viking Torgil to Europe - River Cruise

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victoriasecret
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Our first big trip since covid. (We were doing a cruise supposedly from Singapore to Hong Kong in February 2020. I say supposedly because Hong Kong closed down its port the day we got on the ship, our stops in Vietnam closed their ports as we were sailing). We started touring Portugal on our own, and then met up with Viking in Lisbon. My husband got food poisoning our 2nd night with Viking ...
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Sail Date: May 2022


Great cruise through a world heritage site

Review for Viking Helgrim to Europe - All

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twardkc
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

This was a marvelous relaxing cruise. The service was impeccable. The crew made us feel welcome at every turn. The land excursions were good, but there was one that just didn't have much content. However, all in all, it was exactly what we were looking for. The starting land pre-tour in Lisbon was wonderful and we tacked on an additional pre-tour in Spain that was also managed by Viking. The ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Veranda


Amazing

Review for Scenic Azure to Europe - All

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RoseFlower
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

After signing up over 2 years ago and after having had to cancel twice, we finally made it. It was definitely worth it. The ship was clean and well maintained. The suite was nicely appointed and was well planned for storing all our stuff. The food was amazing no matter where we chose to eat . The staff was exceptional. Not a grumpy person among them. They were a so cheery and helpful all ...
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Sail Date: May 2022


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