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Viking Sun (Retired)
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organic57 avatar

organic57

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Viking Cruise Amsterdam to Basel August 2015

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This was our first river cruise and it was such a great experience that we have booked our next cruise on the Danube for August 2016. Although the cruise started from Rotterdam rather than Amsterdam, which we had ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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KathiN

4 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Wonderful, Comfortable, and Organized

This was our first Viking cruise and we absolutely loved it. The food was great, the service impeccable and the ambiance just what we were looking for. After having done so many large ships, this was so relaxing ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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Aljan48@cox.net

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

An incredible start to start cruising!

My husband and I took an incredible first cruise from Basal, Switzerland to Amsterdam on the Viking Sun. It was a first class experience from the minute we stepped on to the ship until the morning that we left. ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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railcruiser

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Rhine River Cruise

Having been on a river cruise before but not really impressed with the ship we thought we would take the plunge and see what Viking could offer as we had received various brochures and seen the adverts. Our ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Curlygardengirl

1 Review Written

Rhine Getaway

This was our first river cruise, and we loved everything about it! We expected a good vacation, but our expectations were far exceeded. The room was a good size, comfortable bed and furnishings, cleaning staff ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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n.cartwright

10 Reviews Written

88 Helpful Votes

Rhine Discovery (Rhine Getaway), Basel to Amsterdam

Rhine Discovery (Rhine Getaway), Basel to Amsterdam, October 2015 on the Viking Sun. Just returned from the holiday. Second tine with Viking but as this was a different class of ship at a different time of ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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2stopsunder

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

Viking Rhine River Cruise; September 27 to October 4, 2015

Day 1 Basel: After an event filled week of everything Mercedes-Benz on a fantastic tour put together by the Mercedes-Benz Club of America and Daimler AG, it was time for the next leg of our adventure, a cruise down ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Roger Freeman

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Rhine Cruise Basel to Amsterdam

'For a Rhine River Cruise, choose Viking'. This was the advice from friends for our first river cruise. We were not disappointed, 5 star throughout. We sailed on Viking Sun from Basel to Amsterdam in a very ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Vwcovey

1 Review Written

First River Cruise

After receiving many, many Viking catelogs, we finally made our adventure happen. Our expectations were surpassed. The Sun's service and the quality to detail made the voyage totally pleasant. The crew was always ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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phyllis18

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fantastic River Cruise Up the Rhine River to Basel, Switzerland

This was our first River Cruise and it was for our 25th Anniversary. It was wonderful in every way. We stayed at the Hilton Doubletree the night before the cruise which was within walking distance from the train ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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BMG135

1 Review Written

Rhine Getaway

Every part of the trip was outstanding. Pre- trip in Amsterdam was excellent, very nice hotel, trip advisors were very helpful. Every part of the cruise was well organized. They even made extra accommodations for ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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tcroak

1 Review Written

First River Cruise from Basel to Amsterdam

The entire trip was more than I expected. The quality of service and the effort of the entire crew was outstanding. Even the air trip from Chicago to Amsterdam to Basel and from Amsterdam to Chicago was ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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Susch

1 Review Written

Amsterdam to Lucerne 28. 06.15

I'd been looking for ages at the Viking Advertisements on TV and finally decided, expensive or not, I was going to go! Also decided to thank my good friend Beate for all her kindness to myself and my husband by ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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Richard Bailey

1 Review Written

Rhine Discovery; Our First River Cruise

Having only previously only been on a sea cruise which we did not enjoy due to bad weather, too many guests, too much vibration from the engine etc., we joined the Viking Sun with an open mind. The travel to the ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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sheila 415

1 Review Written

Rhine River Cruise

Cannot rate this cruise high enough. One of the best holidays I have had. Everything was taken care of from beginning to end. Staff superb, food and entertainment very good as were the excursions. It was so nice ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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david stonehouse

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Superb Rhine River Cruise

A group of 10 adults went on the Amsterdam to Basel Rhine river cruise. Being a river cruise there is plenty to see land side and frequent stops provided a taster for further exploration. The tours were well ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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Mabele2213

1 Review Written

First Rate

My wife and I had a very relaxing and enjoyable cruise. From first contact at Schiphol airport to being seen onto the coach at Basel the organisation and friendliness of the crew was exceptional. In short ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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crezabek

1 Review Written

Basel to Amsterdam

This was our first river cruise and it turned out to be one of the best vacations of our lives. Everything was perfect. Viking took very good care of us. The staff, the food, the room, the tours were all excellent. ...
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Sail Date May 2013


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philipsharp

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Voyage to Switzerland 26/7/2015

Joined Cruise ship at Amsterdam airport after delaying the coach for nearly an hour thanks to BA Negligence in loosing my case under the wrong name and sending it to Nairobi. A call from the itinerary provided to ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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Stella's Favorite

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First River Cruise

We travelled May 3/2015 from Amsterdam to Basel. We have travelled the large cruise lines in past,but wanted to experience what a River Cruise would be like. Because we were traveling from Canada we decided to land ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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Yorkshire Girl 61

2 Reviews Written

Wonderful Trip

we had a pre-cruise in Lucerne at the Flora and everything was great, the room, staff, breakfasts. we were worried about the nightclub next door but as we were on the 3rd floor there wasn't a problem. we ate out ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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Tuck3

1 Review Written

This was our first cruise

Our cruise was a mix of some very very good experiences and some very very bad ones. First the good, the ships staff and the various Viking people we interacted with were all wonderful. The food was excellent and ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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Jfairclough

1 Review Written

My fantastic river cruise

Everything on board ship was well organised from start to finish. The ship was very nice too. I would go on same ship again. Food was great and the free flowing wine was very much appreciated. It was a bit ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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evilee@comcast.net

2 Reviews Written

Outstanding Experience!

From the moment we arrived on the dock - 5 hours early to board - we were treated like a king an queen. A young man greeted us up on the dock, took our bags and invited us to breakfast already in progress and a tour ...
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Sail Date April 2014


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Shetland wife

1 Review Written

Rhine Discovery

We traveled from Amsterdam to Basel on the Viking Sun in March this year. It was our first river cruise and so we were unsure what to expect. We need not have worried, it was simply wonderful. After arriving in ...
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Sail Date March 2014


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