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Viking Njord Cruise Reviews

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Viking Njord
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108 Viking Njord Cruise Reviews


Atiryak avatar

Atiryak

1 Review Written

Fabulous tour!

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I must first blame the whole thing on Rick Steves' travel series on PBS that got me interested in taking the Danube tour at Christmas time. I really had to see the Christmas Markets along the Danube. I saw that ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Ebby girl

1 Review Written

First Viking Cruise

We joined two other couples to celebrate a special birthday on the Romantic Danube Cruise. This is my first Viking Cruise and was so enjoyable that we plan to go to France next October. As a group, we are in our ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Ddyce

1 Review Written

Christmas on the Danube!

We really wanted to partake of Christmas markets, decor, entertainment and cuisine! This was to be our Christmas present to ourselves in 2016, and that it was! We were met on arrival in Frankfurt and again in ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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JoeA4612

1 Review Written

My Romantic Danube Experience

My two older children and I decided to experience a river cruise. My son is a history teacher and he was interested in Nuremberg and we felt this trip which included Austria and Budapest, was perfect. The ship ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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s55t55

1 Review Written

Fabulous Budapest to Nurnberg

We did this cruise to celebrate a milestone with another couple and chose it as we hadn't seen many of the stops even though we've all travelled a lot. Everything exceeded our expectations. The service on and ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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danna.lilly

1 Review Written

Christmas Markets

Viking is a great value for your dollar and the locations visited are wonderful! Never worried about safety during tours. Some of our tours were repeats and learned new information and perspective than on the ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Flave George

1 Review Written

Le Belle Danube: Alas

Having previously taken the Volga cruise, this was the second Viking river cruise for my daughter and I. This trip was chosen for my love of classical music and the fact that I had never before visited Budapest. ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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jolade

1 Review Written

Pleasantly surprised and satisfied with our first European river cruise

This was our first river cruise. We were completely satisfied with the way Viking handled it. They paid attention to detail and completely pampered us inside the ship. It felt like a 4 star floating hotel. The ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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tenather

1 Review Written

Best money we spent on a Cruise

We got a call from Viking making us an offer that we couldn't refuse. This was a bucket list trip and we couldn't of had a better time. They were so helpful because American Airlines decided to be 3 hours late. ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Larry43

1 Review Written

Everything wonderful, but.......

The food, room, tours, personnel, concerts, etc. were wonderful, but the odor outside our cabin on the bottom level of the boat was horrible. I don't know whether it was sewage which had spilled or something else, ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Butch K

1 Review Written

Romantic Danube

We heard nothing but good concerning Viking, so we decided to book our first cruise with them. We were not disappointed. Prior to the cruise we received our personalized "Cruise Documents" which I thought was a ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Sasha12

1 Review Written

1st Viking River Cruise, will not be the last.

This trip was probably 4 yrs in the making. Friends recommended Viking some time ago then a lot of research was done before a decision was made. Everything about this trip was superb. The ship was very clean and had ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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ykh0922

1 Review Written

Love Viking!!

This was our first cruise. My two sisters and I went on the Romantic Danube. We loved the boat, the service, the food, the tours, the structure... we loved the cruise! The only thing that was unfortunate was we ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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munchkin 1

1 Review Written

Restful cruise on a visually entertaining river

We choose to cruise the Danube in October as it fit our calendar. We were delighted with the Njord ship. We had a balcony room, that was comfortable and adequate for space for a ship. The bathroom was unique as ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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MaryEllen3

1 Review Written

Absolutely fabulous!

Loved the small number of passengers. Loved everything about the trip, but the excursions could have been better. Organization and communication about the excursions had a lot of room for improvement. The tour ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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sbrinkerhoff

1 Review Written

Romantic Danube

My first time with Viking exceeded our expectations. The staff were wonderful and we enjoyed a great time traveling. The food was excellent and the excursions were very good. The only frustrating thing was not ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Devaux

1 Review Written

Attention to Detail

We were two couples who had for years wanted to experience a river cruise. In every category imaginable, from staff to shipboard experiences & land excursions it was above & beyond expectations. We loved that the ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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abbottk

2 Reviews Written

Amazing Viking

This was the most amazing vacation we have ever had, the crew were more like family,the stateroom was so comfortable and very pretty, the shower was large. Food fantastic. I would highly recommend Viking . The ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Lucie1000

1 Review Written

Best Vacation Ever

I took the Nuremberg to Budapest Cruise in September and it was wonderful. I was able to visit three different countries, Germany, Austria and Hungary, visit several cities, Nuremberg, Regensberg, Passau, Vienna, ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Dylann

4 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Christmas markets cruise on Viking Njord longship with the peek-a-boo bathroom

We took the Budapest to Nurnberg direction in late-November/early-December stopping at Vienna, Krems, Passau and Regensburg and had cabin 228. First off, the onboard housekeeping and food service staff and meals ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Ashers123

1 Review Written

Loved it all

We had never cruised before, so chose a river cruise and the Danube in particular as we were keen to visit all the destinations on offer. From the moment we boarded the Viking Njord, everything was lovely. All of ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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RichardBW

1 Review Written

Don't book an Explorer Suite

Second European river cruise on Viking. First cruise was with a group of 8 on the Rhine in May, 2015 and river was too high to actually cruise. Got bussed to several locations on the itinerary and then moved from ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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marks1234

1 Review Written

Dancing on the Danube

The food was wonderful. We liked all the wine that was served with our meals. Onboard entertainment was a lot of fun in the evening. Everything was very clean and first class. The Viking Njord crew really made ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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marjoriewarden

1 Review Written

Outstanding tours, LOVED the Prague extension

We have never been on a cruise before, but had been in Budapest in the late 1980's. We were glad we went a day early and found a lovely hotel on our own. Budapest is very accessible, and if we had not gone early ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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sue-phillips

1 Review Written

Enriching and inspiring

We stayed 3 days in Munich with which was fabulous. Munich made it very easy to get to Nuremberg by express train Cabin hostess was friendly and always accommodating loved meeting people with similar ...
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Sail Date May 2016


Viking Njord Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.5
Dining4.04.7
Entertainment3.04.1
Public Rooms5.04.6
Fitness Recreation1.03.4
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.4
Service4.04.8
Value For Money3.04.3
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