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Viking Vili Cruise Reviews

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Viking Vili
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Very Good

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Average

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Poor

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97 Viking Vili Cruise Reviews


Jeananaa avatar

Jeananaa

1 Review Written

Anniversary Adventure

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We cruised the Danube for our 30th Wedding Anniversary in April, 2018. We are an active couple in our low 50's and have traveled independently for many years. Viking's Danube Waltz 8 day River Cruise was a great ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Ann EC

1 Review Written

Trip of a Lifetime!

I am Canadian and my cousin is American. We have met up at various places on the globe, as a way of seeing each other, as well as enjoying an adventure together. We chose to cruise on the Danube, as neither one of ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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2Cyclers

1 Review Written

Good for value but not luxury.

My husband and I chose Viking for our first European river cruise after having done about 10 Ocean Cruises on various lines (Princess, Royal Caribbean, Celebrity & Oceania). We heard wonderful things and had high ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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johnpivarnik

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Looking forward to the next cruise!

Food was superb. Crew was very congenial, helpful, and accommodating.Ports of call were as good as they could have been. Local tour guides were passionate about their work/leadership. On board educational services ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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glness

1 Review Written

Perfect In Every Way

We wanted a long river cruise visiting many countries and cities. This cruise turned out to be the ideal length for us. It was simply magnificent. Cruising on rivers is so calm and relaxing. You hardly know you ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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pherring30043

1 Review Written

Greatest Cruise Experience!

This cruise was so so fabulous in every way. The itenerary was the most wonderful cities and the accommodations were 100% first rate. The cruise staff on the Villi are excellent, From the cruise director Gary to ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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jeannespam0

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Buyer beware, bait and switch from Viking

In our opinion Viking pulled a bait and switch as they knew well in advance that they were not going to be able to deliver the experience touted in their advertising. This was affirmed by my conversations with crew ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Taylor47

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Unethical sales tactics

This review is to voice our concerns about what I believe to be unethical and dishonest tactics of Viking River Cruise sales. We recently booked a Grand European river cruise from Amsterdam to Budapest. This was a ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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pgron

1 Review Written

Great Vessel and Itinerary

Viking does a great job of running the vessel and accommodating the needs and interests of is passengers. Pre- and post-cruise hotel stays are booked in very nice upscale properties. Throughout the city stays, ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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carol68

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

14 Night Grand European Tour

We chose the 14 Night cruise for its length, first of all. And also for the countries it would traverse. We opted for additional time at both ends of the cruise: Amsterdam and Prague, and were very glad we did. ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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catmoleski

1 Review Written

Great time to cruise the Danube!

We initially chose to cruise at Thanksgiving because Viking was offering great deals. But we quickly fell in love with the Christmas markets in each town and village. We picked up Christmas gifts of glass, and wood ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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rubygs

1 Review Written

First time on a river cruise

This is the first river cruise for me and my husband. The crew made the embarkation and disembarkation went smoothly and very easy. the ship and the cabin are very clean and accessible. dining was excellent ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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MFHletsgo

1 Review Written

Grand European Tour

Numerous friends and family highly recommended Viking to us. We were not disappointed. Starting with our experience with the consultants who assisted in booking the cruise through our experience after the cruise, ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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pmorgantx

1 Review Written

Outstanding customer service

From the moment we approached the Vili, the customer service was fantastic. It started as we were personally greeted by the cruise director as we got out of the taxi and didn't stop until we had been escorted to ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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2girlsonthecorner

1 Review Written

Cruise of a Life Time

We had a great time and so different from all other cruises. The only thing in the dinning room was when they had meatloaf at lunch. It was not just me but some others that ordered it were in total surprise as it ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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wincruise

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The Best Vacation of My Long Life

From the first couple of Viking commercials I saw on public television it became my dream to take a river cruise. To my delight, it exceeded my expectations. From the booking of the trip through its conclusion at ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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mmenotti

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Review of Danube Waltz Spring River Cruise

Danube River cruise with Viking- I recently took a Viking river cruise, the Danube Waltz with other adult family members. The weather was perfect so we enjoyed the sun deck on the ship and our outdoor time in ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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shearerm

2 Reviews Written

Great experience with an odd twist at the end.

We selected this cruise because it seemed a great way to end our first trip to Europe. After touring on out own for almost three weeks through Spain, we hopped on the Vili and enjoyed being pampered, educated, and ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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dkick

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Viking Does It All Right! Amazing Cruise

We have done many ocean cruises and did short (1 day) cruises on the Rhine River, and had thought for some time about trying a river cruise. When we finally got around to talking about it and doing it, we decided ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Schnitzer46

1 Review Written

Left alone with 7 other passengers at airport by Viking staff!

Had been on another cruise to Germany and enjoyed the trip and Viking experience. We liked the travel excursions both times. Viking seems to provide the same quality service every time to all passengers. Lots ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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kathymichael

1 Review Written

Great first cruise.

Six of us from our condo building traveled together. We had a great time - learned a lot about the countries visited. Hospitality on board was beyond our expectations. Service was excellent in every respect. A ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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melandskip

1 Review Written

Best First Cruise

When my husband and I took our cruise we had never been on a cruise and I had never been to Europe. We came with no expectations and received the best vacation we have ever had. The service by everyone of the crew ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Quilter4$

1 Review Written

Wonderful Experience!

This was our first river cruise and first visit to this part of the world. Viking took care of everything! It was a stress free trip since Viking organized everything and the wonderful staff were always there to ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Patricia Lapointe

1 Review Written

Fulfilling a Dream

Friends of ours went on a Viking River Cruise. I was concerned about getting sea sick but they assured me that I would be fine and I was. We were picked up at Airport and delivered to Airport after our trip. ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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nokitn1

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great cruise!

We picked this to see more in Europe without multiple hotel stays and heard good things from others who had taken the same cruise. We had taken ocean cruises with other companies before and had always wanted to take ...
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Sail Date October 2017


Viking Vili Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.7
Dining4.04.6
Entertainment3.04.3
Public Rooms4.04.6
Fitness Recreation1.03.6
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment4.04.5
Service5.04.8
Value For Money4.04.3
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