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1,136 Paris Cruise Reviews


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Cjenningsrn

2 Reviews Written

Best way to see France.

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We chose this cruise based largely on the ports of call offered. We loved the convienance of unpacking just once. The ship is lovely, the staff are very welcoming, and truly work extremely hard to anticipate your ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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bikechic

7 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Paris during the 2019 strike: complicated, beautiful and worth it

We chose this itinerary mostly to see Paris, but the other ports were quite wonderful, too. This sailing left from Paris during the great Strike of December 2019, which added some unexpected drama to the tale and ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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kannen

1 Review Written

great shore excursions

This was our first river cruise and we wanted to see France, so the Paris to Normandy cruise was an attractive option. The shore excursions and the guides were wonderful. We did the optional Highlights of Paris ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Runnergirl1740

1 Review Written

Paris to Normandy

We had heard about Viking from friends that had traveled with you previously. It didn’t disappoint. We purchased the 3 day pre excursion time in Paris. The Marriott Hotel in downtown was clean but old and ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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z6970018

2 Reviews Written

Paris & the Heart of Normandy Cruise

I choose this cruise because I wanted to go to Normandy to celebrate being this year marked 75 years since World War II. I had cruised prior with Viking on the Danube and I knew the type of cruise experience they ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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rmlngnbchr

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellence is defined by Viking

We had done the Danube on a previous trip. The decision to choose Paris and the heart of Normandy was my husband’s wish to visit the Normandy beaches. It was a good decision. There was lots of interesting ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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honi2005

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

We had a wonderful time!

We wanted to see Normandy, the D-Day Memorial and visit Paris again. We did not stay in Paris before the cruise, as we have been to Paris three times. Our Embarkation and Disembarkations went very well. We had no ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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raeikenbary

1 Review Written

Amazing!

Highly recommend Viking River Cruise!! The staff was amazing, food was fabulous, organization was superb, housekeeping was perfect!!! Everything was wonderful! Embarking and disembarking were very smooth. ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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TheUngamer1

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Viking Hild - Paris to Switzerland - Oct 2019

10 Day Cruise: 2 nights at Paris Hotel before, 2 nights at Zurich hotel after. Exemplary staff were genuinely friendly and attentive and it set an overall friendly tone with all the cruisers. They truly went ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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hagleml1

2 Reviews Written

Great Itinerary, poor cabin choice

Paris to Prague was a delightful itinerary, and the cruise had a very good price with free airfare. We normally book a veranda suite on Viking river cruises, but the explorer suite price was too good to pass up. ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Mac70

1 Review Written

Fantastic

This was our first river cruise and it exceeded our expectations. From the moment we came off the plane we were met with people who had an attention to every detail. The ship was stylish and spotless. Our cabin ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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ccarrick

1 Review Written

Beautuful Europe

Loved flying into Paris, spending time there, traveling to Germany, Luxemborg, Switzerland and altering further travel to Warsaw, Poland before returning home. The excursions were outstanding. Adequate timet to ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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8grammy8

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Our Dream Cruise - Seven Days on the Seine

Our group of eight senior citizens arrived in Paris on the day before the cruise started. This gave us time to see a bit of the city, enjoy a relaxing dinner near our hotel, and get a little rest before we left on ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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ching808

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Positively wonderful trip!

Chose Avalon again because of the classy way they handled the low water situation on the Rhine when we went last year and were sure their professionalism and high quality would not disappoint...and they did not! We ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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AlbertaTripGuy

1 Review Written

Scenic Sapphire - Enchanting Rhone - AMAZING STAFF

This was our second river cruise. The first cruise was with UniWorld and he had a great experience, this time around we chose Scenic as their luxury brand was something that we couldn't ignore. We certainly made the ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Serialcruiser56

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not what we had expected

We are serial river cruisers but this year we were only able to make a relatively late booking, due to unforeseen domestic circumstances. We had not experienced Shearings river cruises before but, at fairly short ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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KVV

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Scenic Tours’ Spectacular South of France river cruise

We have just returned from Scenic Tours’ Spectacular South of France river cruise. This was our fourth river cruise with Scenic and it was every bit as enjoyable as the previous three. The crew on the Scenic ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Renegade20

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful wecoming staff

I chose this cruise because Avalon waived the single supplement which saved me quite a bit of money. The cruise itself was fantastic. I liked my room which was plenty big enough for me and the bathroom was a nice ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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dsheridan1732

1 Review Written

Overall excellent

We chose this cruise for the destination--Paris to Normandy, and for the quality of the food, wine, service, day excursions and entertainment...all excellent. All of the crew were gracious all of the time to ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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reeldoc

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Good with one glaring exception

My wife's father was in the D-day invasion and we wanted to visit the Normandy beaches. Pros of this line and ship: Excellent staff Good itinerary Good food Clean Excellent handling of air ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Rudy888

8 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable Cruise

We chose this cruise based on itinerary. We have been on the Crown and this was our 15th cruise on Princess. We were on the 28 days version of the British Isles cruise with the transatlantic. I felt for a older ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Lynndylou

1 Review Written

Every aspect was a highlight. Magnificent!

I had done the Rhine River Cruise before and thoroughly enjoyed it. This one was equally as brilliant but maybe a little less “hectic”. A joy from beginning to end. The staff were so friendly, welcoming and ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Lenwoolley

1 Review Written

Great staff

Travel agent recommended. Everything was wonderful. We enjoyed the room very much except for the septic odour that was prevalent on a number of occasions and the lighting, which was not very good, especially ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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skinnylegs

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Loved our Seine Cruise!

This was our second Uniworld cruise (our first was on the Rhine) and my first time in Paris! I don't think it's possible to not have a great time when you start and end in Paris. The boat was beautiful! Not ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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amtatom

1 Review Written

We are Viking converts!

My husband and I have taken two Holland American ocean cruises in the past, but this was our first Viking cruise. Even though we enjoyed our HA cruises and would sail with them again, we will always look at Viking ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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