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Algiers Cruise Reviews

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Review for Viking Sky to Mediterranean

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roothy123
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Coach trip to see ruins at an archaeological park in or near Tipaza, cookies, mint tea and bathroom break near there, and then on the Royal Mausoleum of Mauretania. Wonderful guide, wonderful excursion and worth every penny. Wonderful first visit to Africa and Algeria. ...
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Sail Date: December 2018


Review for Viking Sky to Mediterranean

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Sami by birth
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

When we tried to book a tour they were already full. This is due to Viking having an opening date for bookings depending on your cabin type. We told by the company (Viking) that we could take an individual tour of Algiers and by the Algerian embassy that we could also do this so we obtained visas. We then found out 3 days from Algiers that we couldn't. I also only found this out because I went to ...
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Sail Date: December 2018


Review for Viking Sky to Mediterranean

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molymoo
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

This was a rugged excursion and the written description did not indicate the difficulties that would be encountered along the way. ...
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Sail Date: December 2018


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Bookshelf
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Highlight of the trip. Ideally, despite the security concerns, a second day would have been great. We were on the longest excursion -- out side the city to the Roman ruins in Tipasa, and the Royal Mausoleum of Mauretania. Excellent guide and sights well worth visiting. ...
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Sail Date: December 2018


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jec2016
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Panoramic coach tour with a few photo stops. Would have liked some free time to explore, but due to police caravan of all buses, not possible. ...
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Sail Date: December 2018


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esvoogd
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

We had no idea what to expect given the lack of experience of this city but we were so pleasantly surprised! The city itself is bright and vibrant with the French influences giving us a comfort level that we weren't so out of place. Our tour buses were led through town by police cars not for security, but rather to move us conveniently through the traffic and people waved at us smilingly at ...
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Sail Date: December 2018


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Frenchmary
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Excellent tour by retired archaeologist of Tpiano and the Royal tomb. We did not see too much else, except the countryside in a bus. ...
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Sail Date: December 2018


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NJUnited
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

The Casbah Stroll tour combined a good overview of the city with an unforgettable experience of exploring the alleyways and steps of one of the most unique urban neighborhoods in the world. Older people in good health can do this tour, but people with difficulty walking had problems with the many steps and uneven pavement. ...
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Sail Date: December 2018


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b2burns
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Didn't learn much except step foot on Algerian land. Haven't been in such a controlled situation since visiting East Germany in 1983 with USA sports team. Would have been nice to have lunch and shop there but perhaps politics prohibited that at this time. ...
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Sail Date: December 2018


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Gerald Derks
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Algiers is not ready for tourists. Having a police escort is uncomfortable and the monument was OK. Guide made the most of telling about the progress of Algiers but it's still a third world country and I wouldn't go back if you paid me. ...
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Sail Date: December 2018


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