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Cruise Line
Viking Danube
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

12

Average

3

Poor

1

Terrible

3

Cruise type

19


pawhat avatar

pawhat

1 Review Written

39 Helpful Votes

Romantic Danube; Nothing Romantic About It!

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I was on the Romantic Danube trip from Budapest to Nuremberg 11/14/2015 to 11/21/2015. I will never travel with Viking again! Viking's management only cares about filling out the capacity of the each cruise ship. I ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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ktjalice

1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

The Viking Bus Ride between Viking House Boats

We cruised for about 3 days, On buses the rest of the time. Be cautious if cruising is a desire. We unpacked 3 times. Our Cruise started at a hotel in Budapest (Corinthia for Fri Night) rather than a Longship. ...
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Sail Date November 2015


Charles Harrison avatar

Charles Harrison

1 Review Written

22 Helpful Votes

Viking knew in advance Danube was dry.

We did a Viking Danube River Cruise with two other couples in late August. The cruise was scheduled to depart from Nuremberg and finish in Budapest. We never saw either city as Viking said the water was too low. ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Karlarn

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

BEAUTY ABOUNDS ON THE DANUBE

The weather was perfect for cruising down the Danube. We began this adventure in Budapest, then on to Slovakia, Vienna, and ending in Passau, Germany. The cities were breath-taking and our tours were nothing less ...
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Sail Date May 2010


MikeBR avatar

MikeBR

4 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Viking Danube

We love the Christmas atmosphere of eastern Europe but having been to Prague, Krakow & Budapest a number of times we were looking for a change, so after a bit of investigation opted for Vikings 'Romantic Danube' ...
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Sail Date December 2010


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annandale2

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Wonderful First River Cruise

Many reviews essentially repeat what others have said which is good in that they reinforce others' voices. But what we want to stress are a couple of points not often made. First, two major differences between ...
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Sail Date October 2012


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PlumCake3

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Danube to the Rhine

This was our first experience on a Viking River Cruise and we both loved it! The entire staff on the Viking Danube is to be commended. Pleasant, friendly and helpful from the moment we boarded till we said goodbye ...
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Sail Date July 2012


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gavioli

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Like the curates egg - good in parts.

I sailed from Passau on Viking Danube. Viking do things to a very high standard. Their ships are well designed, the food is quite something considering what must be a relatively small galley, the cabins and berths ...
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Sail Date June 2010


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ctsc

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Viking Danube-Grand European Cruise

I have just returned from a 15 day cruise with Viking on their Grand European Tour (Amsterdam to Budapest). July 23rd to August 9th (included extended tour of Prague). The ship was the Viking Danube. First the ...
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Sail Date July 2012


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justuscruising101

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Grand European Tour July 2012

From start to finish, Viking Cruise Lines again proved to know what they are doing when it comes to: 1. Treating their clients; 2. Arranging transportation to and from airports; 3. Hiring professional staff and 4. ...
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Sail Date July 2012


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oldsewandsew

1 Review Written

One of the Best Vacations Ever!

I am a travel agent (semi-retired), and have been on many trips, visiting many countries, though only 2 cruises. I can seriously endorse river-cruising to be one of the best ways to travel and see a lot with very ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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Happy Wanderers046

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

A Most Civilized Way to Travel

We left our bus tour in Amsterdam and flew to Budapest to commence the two week cruise back to Amsterdam. On arrival in Budapest, without transfers being previously arranged, we were fortunate to meet a Viking ...
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Sail Date June 2011


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ronay55

1 Review Written

Surprising Holland AND Belgium!

First time in Holland and Belgium for myself and a friend (we have traveled many places), and this turned out to be one of our top 10 favorites, ever. Much of that enjoyment is directly owed to the shipboard staff ...
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Sail Date April 2012


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dvdjck

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

River Cruise of 2012

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed the Grand European Cruise through Viking River Cruises. We also had the pre-extension in Amsterdam and the post tour in Prague. Both additional tours we enjoyable. We are ...
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Sail Date June 2011


Gator5 avatar

Gator5

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Romantic Danube in the Fall

Day 1: Arrived in Nuremberg in the late morning and the Viking rep was waiting for the flight. When we arrived at the ship embarkation went very smoothly and we were informed that the cabin would not be available ...
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Sail Date October 2011


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Happy Wanderers046

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

A very civilised way to travel!

We boarded the ship in Budapest after an interesting cab ride from the airport with a driver who did not speak much English. We were made welcome by the Viking Danube crew and offered a light luncheon while our ...
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Sail Date August 2011


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Finn on board

1 Review Written

The best vacation ever - Amsterdam to Budapest in June 2011

This was my first cruise and I can honestly say that it was the best vacation I've ever had. For the first time I didn't know what day it was, and I didn't care. The cruise managed to be both hectic and relaxing at ...
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Sail Date June 2011


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kgreen55

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Budapest to Amsterdam on Viking Danube

Started trip with pre-trip in Prague, Hilton great but Viking staff generally confused there. Once we got on boat staff and trip looked much better. An included tour everyday. Local guides, whisper sound systems ...
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Sail Date May 2011


Viking Danube Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.1
Dining3.04.5
Entertainment2.03.8
Public Rooms4.4
Fitness Recreation3.1
Family1.0N/A
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