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Viking Buri Cruise Review
4.0 / 5.0
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Outstanding trip - Viking knows how to provide both elegance and comfort.

Viking Buri Cruise Review by MerrilH

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Trip Details
  • Sail Date: Nov 2015
  • Destination: France
  • Cabin Type: French Balcony

Our trip started in Lyon and ended in Nice. (We did the extension.) The Staff and Crew of the Buri paid attention to virtually every detail with warmth and friendliness. The accommodations were lovely. The bed was very comfortable and details such as 110-120v outlets in key places in the state room were so helpful. The food was outstanding as was the service in both the dining room and the lounge. The daily excursions were so well organized with top notch guides and "quiet boxes" so you didn't miss anything. We were delighted with visits to several wineries, beautiful towns, the many opportunities to meet local residents, visit historic sites, and just take in the Burgundy and Provençal regions. The extension to Nice was enjoyable. Accommodations were satisfactory (although we were spoiled by the level of luxury on the Buri). Nice is beautiful, but we truly enjoyed the day trips to the surrounding medieval towns. We love visiting France anyway, but the river cruise was uniquely special. I cannot overstate what a wonderful time we had. I strongly recommend Viking and this specific trip.


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Cabin Review

French Balcony
Cabin D 314

Beautiful, spotless, comfortable, but if we do another Viking cruise I think we will choose a Veranda stateroom for the extra space.


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