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Viking Heimdal Cruise Reviews

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Viking Heimdal
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13 Viking Heimdal Cruise Reviews

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3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Our First, but Not Our Last


It is really hard to criticize this company. It would be like kicking a puppy. They are just so eager and try so hard. Before selecting this cruise we saw some river cruise shows on the travel channel. We were put ...
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Sail Date May 2019

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1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Southern France

Everything on the boat was excellent. The food, the staff and service were top shelf. We stayed in a Veranda Suite. The tours were average but the scenery was not very interesting while cruising, unlike our ...
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Sail Date July 2018

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2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

France Friendly

Did the Rhine and now wanted to see France. Exceptional arrangements made by viking to stay in Nice for three days prior to departure. Flights could have been scheduled better. Long waits.The service was ...
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Sail Date September 2018

Ontheseas73 avatar


3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Overall a good cruise but food left a lot to be desired

I have done another Viking River cruise a few years ago and was quite satisfied so chose Viking to do another one. I have a garlic intolerance/allergy which was very well addressed last cruise but not so this time. ...
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Sail Date April 2018

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1 Review Written

Provence to Lyon - September 2016

Viking does great cruises and we enjoyed ours a lot, but there was one thing that bothered us. We paid extra to have a suite with balconies, but several times during the 8-day cruise we had other ships docked right ...
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Sail Date September 2016

CaroleTM avatar


2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Beautiful scenery, wonderful ports, fabulolous food and the crew rocked

I wanted to go to Avignon and wasn't disappointed. The other ports of call Vienne, Lyon, Arles, etc. were lovely and interesting. The winery excursion was interesting and fun. Really all of the excursions were ...
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Sail Date October 2016

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siesta nan

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Another enjoyable river cruise by Viking

This was our third Viking cruise and we've never been disappointed.Having just come from an 11 day bus tour of Spain, it was nice to be able to unpack my suitcase and hang my clothes The food and wine were very ...
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Sail Date September 2016

Cristena avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Too short

This was our second Viking Cruise. Everything is so effortless. We have very little to concern ourselves with because Viking thinks of everything. Once again the only problem that we encountered was the level of the ...
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Sail Date November 2016

ferne5510 avatar


2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

French River Cruise Lyon to Avignon

This was our second cruise with Viking. The first one was Budapest to Amsterdam which we enjoyed so much we decided to book this one. It was a lovely cruise through the French wine region. Our only negative was ...
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Sail Date August 2016

dgidick avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

The Carmarge tour was fantastic; a lifetime memory.

Had not spent a lot of time in provence wanted to see provencal life. Food on board was always fabulous. The tours for the most part were great. Viver was a bore as was the guide. Loved the no pressure on ...
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Sail Date May 2016

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1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Loved it.

The ship was great and the service was very good. Food was very good, chef was excellent. Wished we had more variety of wines to choose from at lunch and dinner - I like a sweeter wine like Riesling. But ...
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Sail Date August 2015

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Lets live

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Are standards slipping?

This was my 2nd river cruise with Viking and I have already booked my next one with them. Boat and service was up to the normal Viking standard, very good. Viking didn't recognise that we were 2nd time ...
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Sail Date May 2015

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1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Viking charges excessive rates to upgrade air fare

Viking charged a 400% greater airfare upgrade than what was available from the airline directly. Charges to upgrade from Economy to Premium Economy Air France website = $378 pp Viking = ...
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Sail Date August 2018

Viking Heimdal Ratings

Public Rooms5.04.7
Fitness Recreation1.03.6
Value For Money3.04.2
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