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Riviera River Charles Dickens Cruise Reviews
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Generally underwhelmed felt like we were on a glorified coach tour.
"Friends had already booked and we had always wanted to try a river cruise (have done many ocean cruises) but wanted to be part of a group of friends so joined up as itinerary sounded an interesting one which it was...."Read More
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Gastroinn

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

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Generally underwhelmed felt like we were on a glorified coach tour.

Review for Charles Dickens to Europe - River Cruise

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Gastroinn

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

Friends had already booked and we had always wanted to try a river cruise (have done many ocean cruises) but wanted to be part of a group of friends so joined up as itinerary sounded an interesting one which it was. Budapest - Estergom - Bratislava - Durnstein-Melk- Linz (for Salzburg) - Vienna- Budapest. All interesting. NB its an hour and a half coach trip each way to get to Salzburg from Linz. ...
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Sail Date: June 2017

Departure Port: Fanning Island

37 Helpful Votes


There were too many great things to highlight only one

Review for Charles Dickens to Europe - River Cruise

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Helen1950

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

We were well taken care of from start to finish. The ship was only 10 months old, spotlessly clean and comfortable. Food was beautifully presented with plenty of choice. Service was good. However, my friend was vegetarian. The company was informed of this at the time of booking. There was no choice on offer and only one vegetarian main dish on the menu at dinner. If you didn't like it you were ...
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Sail Date: June 2016

Departure Port: Fanning Island

15 Helpful Votes


Possibly Between 3 and 4 Stars

Review for Charles Dickens to Europe - River Cruise

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manxseasider

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

This was our first experience of a river cruise, having previously undertaken 2 ocean cruises (Western Med + Baltic & St Petersburg). We travelled on the Danube and visited some beautiful cities on the cruise, including Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest. Chose Riviera as we have had positive experience of their city breaks. However, we were surprised (sorry if this causes offence) to find the ...
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Sail Date: September 2015

Departure Port: Fanning Island

22 Helpful Votes


Wonderful Time on the Charles Dickens!

Review for Charles Dickens to Europe - River Cruise

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Vitchy

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

All I can say, is what a wonderful holiday .. a river cruise on the Danube. Our ship, the Charles Dickens was on its 7th trip. With just 140 passengers, there was a main dining room and a small dining room at the stern (back) of the ship, where we could have had a fine-dining experience. This was the place where complimentary tea, coffee, hot chocolate and biscuits could be had 24/7. Also where an ...
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Sail Date: August 2015

Departure Port: Fanning Island

13 Helpful Votes


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