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Cruise Line
Viking Neptune
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Traveler rating

Excellent

38

Very Good

6

Average

2

Poor

4

Terrible

5

Cruise type

56


snuffysurf@hotmail.com avatar

snuffysurf@hotmail.com

1 Review Written

Like it so much we're taking another one!

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We liked the ports of call that we were to visit on the Paris to Normandy cruise and friends of ours told us about their great experience with Viking. So, we signed up and had a great time. We loved the food, ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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karerowe

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Heart of Normandy

The cruise itself was excellent as is the expectation for Viking. The food was superb and gourmet and the service was top notch as well....however, the ship was tired and it was obvious it was the last season ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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alapbs2

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Viking Cruise "France's Finest" Paris and the Heart of Normandy

For context we are a couple in our mid forties who have taken many ocean cruises. We took the "France's Finest" trip which is two 1 week itineraries combined. This is a review of Paris and the Heart of Normandy on ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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MaryT647@aol.com

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Viking Neptune

This was my first time to Paris and taking a River Cruise. It was fantastic! Everyone on the ship was so nice and helpful. Lionel the Program Director was so informative and helpful and he worked so hard to make ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Lyle Tracy

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Retiring the Neptune just in time

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our trip along the Seine up to Normandy--at least until the Norovirus started hitting the passengers. I estimate that 10-25% of the passengers got sick at some point and their was ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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morukstal

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Aboard the Neptune

The trip on the Seine was wonderful. The crew was very attentive and went above and beyond the call of duty when my husband became ill. Our cabin steward was outstanding. The food service was impressive and the ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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DWP2015

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Cruise

My sister-in-law and I took this trip in September. Viking representative was looking for us when we arrived in Paris, and after that they took wonderful care of us. The ship does show wear but I understand it is ...
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Sail Date October 2015


cruisin231 avatar

cruisin231

1 Review Written

Love Viking River Cruises

My husband and I are going on the Danube Waltz in November, the Christmas Markets! This will be our second Viking river cruise! We are in our late 40’s, and love to travel to Europe. This cruise is on one of the ...
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Sail Date March 2014


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Lolotte

17 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Time in Normandy with Viking

It was our second cruise with Viking and we decided on France's Finest. Almost everything was wonderful : the cruise director Nico was exceptional, the crew was friendly and we had top notch service, the food and ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Cindy Deik

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A Dream Fulfilled

This trip was for me a check on a long held item on my bucket list. I have been to France, Paris and the area just north of the Pirineos, before. But, as a former history teacher, there was a great desire to sail ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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judygtweety69

1 Review Written

Wonderful

Our cruise was wonderful and we will never take a cruise on a large cruise ship again. We like the smaller ship because we got to know the staff and the people who were taking the cruise. Our tours were very ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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PMaster726

1 Review Written

The Seine River Cruise; June 2015

This was our first experience with Viking River Cruises. We chose Viking because it went the places we wanted to visit. The ship was a pleasant surprise. The food was very good. The chef, Sebastian, was ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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sthamer

1 Review Written

Great Cruise, but Pricey

This was our first river cruise and it was extremely enjoyable. We took the pre-cruise stay in Paris and this enabled us to see all of the extra sights we were interested in visiting. The overall experience was ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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KDeBacker

1 Review Written

Superb trip

We had an amazing staff on the Neptune. They made our trip exceptional. We enjoyed all of the stops along the Seine - the Monet Gardens were in 'spring bloom'; saw the Bayeux tapestry and the Pegasus bridge on our ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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Movius

1 Review Written

Paris and the Heart of Normandy

On a scale of 1 to 10 (10 being the highest), I would have to rate the cruise a 15. The crew and service were excellent, the food and wine were excellent, and the shore excursions were well organized. Our tour ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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Hap and Wendy Happney

1 Review Written

Best Cruise Ever

Vikings service is the very best we have ever experienced from a cruise company. The close up tours of the ports felt like we were part of the community. Every port was so unique. Visiting Monet's residence and ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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Barbara Ann Dabrowski

1 Review Written

Viking -EXCELLENT - WONDERFUL!

Enjoyed Paris/Normandy very, very much. Every moment of the cruise was superb. Each day was perfect. Every one of the "crew" - personable, knowledgeable, patient, extremely helpful. Tour buses, guides - the best. ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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jrgrigogo

1 Review Written

Best Ever

The crew, the people, the cruise, the personal touches, the focus on service and beautiful Paris. If you don't try Viking, you will never know true dedication and service. My wife and i have been on 30+ cruises, ...
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Sail Date June 2015


Ken L avatar

Ken L

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Enjoyable Cruise on the Seine

We thoroughly enjoyed our cruise on the Seine. Although the Neptune is an older ship which has to show its age and without the "flash" of newer vessels -- we had traveled on a sister ship four years ago so we new ...
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Sail Date July 2015


Peter CAP avatar

Peter CAP

4 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Bad Cruise Appalling Security

Cruise: Paris & Heart of Normandy Expectation:An amazing cruise experience with wonderful food and service. Reality: Failed in most areas. Reasons: 1) Security: Laxed/No on board security, no ID ...
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Sail Date July 2015


Peter CAP avatar

Peter CAP

4 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Terrible in every way

Expectation: An amazing cruise experience with wonderful food and service. Reality: Failed in most areas. Reasons: 1) Security Laxed/No on board security, no ID checks when boarding, People able to ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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Suesee

1 Review Written

Too expensive for what you got

I will start with the good things we liked about the cruise. It was wonderful sitting on the deck with a glass of wine and very relaxing DURING THE DAY. The excursions were outstanding, especially Normandy and ...
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Sail Date July 2015


bsorge avatar

bsorge

12 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Not Up to Par

We are experienced cruisers of 77 Ocean/4 River cruises. Our Suite turned out to be a small one room cabin with A/C that was hard to control. This ship was built in 2001 and will be retired next year. The door locks ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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varholdt

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Superb Planning and Brilliant Plan Execution

This was the most enjoyable, stress-free international vacation that we have ever taken. The communication between the program director and guests gave you a complete, day-to-day understanding of the opportunities ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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travelon.d

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Paris to Normandy

This was our first river cruise and our first time with Viking. From the time we got on till the time we left the crew and staff could not have been better. Everything other than drinks in the lounge and some extra ...
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Sail Date October 2014


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