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Viking Torgil Review

4.0 / 5.0
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72 reviews

Incredible First Class Service

Review for Viking Torgil to Europe River
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10+ Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Jun 2018
Cabin: Veranda Suite
View from our balcony.
So many tiles in Portugal.
View from the ship in Portugal.
Train station in Portugal.
View from the ship.

This was our fourth Viking cruise and I think they just get better and better. Embarkation was so impressive! Seriously, I thought it would be a long process, but we walked aboard the boat, was immediately greeted by a person that took us straight to our stateroom, handed us keys and showed us how to work everything. Our luggage was delivered in minutes. We had a Veranda Suite (#204), which we've had before but this one had a walk in closet!!! Loved our little rooms.

Didn't fall in love with Lisbon (so much graffiti) but loved the cruising part of the cruise through lush, green, vineyard covered regions. Great little ports along the way and knowledgeable tour guides every place we went. We were on the same bus, with the same people, same driver and Viking escort everyday, which made it very simple and not confusing.

Breakfast was my favorite, always so good with plenty of choices. Didn't enjoy the dinners near as much as previous Viking cruises but it was okay, nothing memorable. The service from each department was first class. No complaints about a single staff member. David Wonder, the cruise director, was incredible and we even had the privilege of having him for our Viking escort each day. That kid will go far in life and really should be aboard one of Viking's ocean liners just so more people and be in awe of his knowledge.

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Veranda Suite

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Perfection in a small space. We've had veranda suites before but on this ship it had a walk in closet. LOVED IT!

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