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155 Viking Kadlin Cruise Reviews


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kannen

1 Review Written

great shore excursions

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This was our first river cruise and we wanted to see France, so the Paris to Normandy cruise was an attractive option. The shore excursions and the guides were wonderful. We did the optional Highlights of Paris ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Mac70

1 Review Written

Fantastic

This was our first river cruise and it exceeded our expectations. From the moment we came off the plane we were met with people who had an attention to every detail. The ship was stylish and spotless. Our cabin ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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amtatom

1 Review Written

We are Viking converts!

My husband and I have taken two Holland American ocean cruises in the past, but this was our first Viking cruise. Even though we enjoyed our HA cruises and would sail with them again, we will always look at Viking ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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billmccoubrey

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Amazing trip of a lifetime

We had always wanted to see France and had been receiving information on Viking tours for years without paying much attention. However almost a year before sailing, as we entered our 45th year of marriage, we ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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mt1657

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First Trip to Paris

This was our third Viking River Cruise (previously did 7 day Rhine and 7 day Danube, both of which I cannot recommend highly enough). Viking does an outstanding job, somethings I wish I had taken into consideration ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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janlahayne

1 Review Written

What a great time

We jointed friends who were celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary and had a wonderful time. This was our first river cruise, and we loved the smaller number of people and the included excursions. The food was ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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csusanhoward

1 Review Written

Paris to Normandy and Back

We were interested in returning to Paris and visiting the Normandy coast. We booked the pre-extension in Paris and found the tours offered were what we were looking for. The Viking representative in the hotel ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Will Work to Travel

1 Review Written

Worth the wait

My husband and I had enjoyed one previous Viking river cruise (Danube Waltz), and we planned and booked this trip nearly 21 months in advance. I have a particular interest in World War II history and have visited ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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ILOVEJOANIE9669

1 Review Written

Almost flawless

For a very long time I have wanted to visit Monet's house and garden at Giverny and the visit was well worth the wait , even the the weather was unseasonably hot. Also had an unforgettable day at the Normandy ...
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Sail Date June 2018


Wilson516 avatar

Wilson516

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First Time Viking Guest

We chose this trip especially for the Normandy experience. Every port and excursion was fabulous. Our guides were extremely knowledgeable. The day at Normandy was very moving and memorable. Viking arranged for ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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IBsaved

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful time!

We really enjoyed our time on the Viking Kadlin and the itinerary to Normany. Visiting Normandy was truly a humbling experience. Meeting fellow passengers was delightful and the guided tours were superb. Our only ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Lazzerfox

1 Review Written

Best River Cruise So Far

A friend of mine had taken Viking River cruises before and she was so happy with them I decided to try them. I don’t regret a minute. Food delicious, staff friendly and helpful. The activities in each city and ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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milmom2005

1 Review Written

First Time on a River Cruise

We had a large group of college classmates...average age 67...with their spouses. It was awesome to do the daily excursions together, meat for drinks and dinner and entertainment every night. The Viking Kadlin was ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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petertwcheng

1 Review Written

Paris & Normandy cruise

We explored Paris for 3 days in the pre-cruise part of the tour (stayed at the Marriott Opera Ambassador Hotel, which was very nice & located within walking distance of the Galerie Lafayette & other shopping areas). ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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zayda11

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Not As Good As Advertised

This was my 1st Viking cruise but my 9th cruise overall (including 1 prior river cruise). As a retirement present, my wife & I decided to break open the piggy bank for an upscale vacation in France. Viking's ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Jmhbender

1 Review Written

France in Fall!

Viking won our interest with a great itinerary including Paris, Giverny and Rouen along the Seine. After boarding the Viking Kadlin longship and settling in, we visited several of the highlights of Paris on the ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Beckdo

1 Review Written

My Favorite Vacation So far!

I have always wanted to go to Paris. I searched different options and always went back to the Viking Paris to Normandy trip because we would see so many things in one vacation. I knew that Viking Cruises had a good ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Splsu77

1 Review Written

Awesome trip

My first experience with Viking and it did not disappoint. Both the travel and the service was first class. The food was excellent and the cultural experience was wonderful. Each of the excursions guides were well ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Janet Judson

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Normandy

We wanted to see World War II beaches/memorials primarily; also, spend 3 days in Paris prior to cruise. We like the convenience of unpacking once with good food and wine available. However, we were surprised ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Khorgan

1 Review Written

Again, magnificent!

Paris and Rouen excursions were great, but this cruise was all about Normandy and the American Cemetery. Viking had a respectful and moving agenda at the cemetery, and I still get choked up telling the tale to ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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JackieWC

1 Review Written

The Best Time

We went June 25-July 6, 2018. We wanted that itinerary because of the WWII sites, Napoleon Bontepart’s home , Richard the Lionheart Castle, Paris and the quaint towns along the Siene. Their was a fabulous light ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Bill from Myrtle Beach

1 Review Written

First but by no means last Viking cruise

We had a terrific time. And the crew on board were wonderful. Special hats off and thanks to Anett, Brenton, Blondie, Zoltan and his twin (Stephen? So sorry I forgot), and Captain Cedric. Entertainment band De Capo ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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TheZimas

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The perfect way to celebrate a milestone anniversary!

We chose this cruise to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary. We'd cruised the Danube with Viking before and had a great experience. Janet wanted to see Paris and i was eager to tour the Normandy beaches, so we ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Molly Harris

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Seine River from Paris to Normandy

Our ultimate goal was to see the beaches at Normandy, and since we had such a great experience on a Viking Ocean cruise, we decided to try Viking's River Cruise from Paris to Normandy. The embarkation and ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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GiniL

1 Review Written

Excellent excursions

We chose Viking because we heard great things about the cruise. On the cruise we discovered that it was all true. The service was excellent, the cabins were very clean, the food and nightly entertainment was ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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