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Viking Baldur Review

4.0 / 5.0
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River cruising is not everything you’ve heard

Review for Viking Baldur to Europe
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Drl75
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Apr 2019
Cabin: Explorer Suite

I’ll start by saying that my husband and I did not enjoy our cruise with Viking, this review is really meant to inform and enlighten the traveler before they decide to book a river cruise particularly with Viking. We choose Viking because friends had been on their ocean cruise and found it very enjoyable. We typically cruise Celebrity, which provides a level of luxury we enjoy. We booked everything through Viking and here are the areas we found acceptable:

- air fare and transfers

Here are the areas lacking:

Response from VikingS, Community Team

Thank you, Drl75, for providing us and the cruising community with an overview of your time aboard Viking Baldur. We are pleased to know our airfare and transfer services were satisfactory,...

Cabin Review

Explorer Suite

Cabin ES

Do not choose an Explorer suite!!!! The suite is over the engine and it’s very noisy at night and shakes violently. My husband and I couldn’t sleep most nights, even with ear plugs. This would go on off and on all night long as we sailed!

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