30 Vienna Cruise Reviews

I was really excited to see Vienna. But was more than a little surprised that I didn’t like it that much. My mother and I came in early on our own and also took the train to Salzburg. We LOVED Salzburg. It’s not cheap but very pretty. ... Read More
I was really excited to see Vienna. But was more than a little surprised that I didn’t like it that much. My mother and I came in early on our own and also took the train to Salzburg. We LOVED Salzburg. It’s not cheap but very pretty. Vienna is big city, people aren’t that nice, but there are 4 good Christmas markets. I think there are more but count on 4 Read Less
Sail Date November 2019
tour part was fine but guide left us in the city causing us to find our way back to the ship independently
tour part was fine but guide left us in the city causing us to find our way back to the ship independently Read Less
Sail Date July 2019
Who sends a cruise ship to Vienna which is CLOSED ON SUNDAYS? Seriously? We got to look around and eat, but no shopping.
Who sends a cruise ship to Vienna which is CLOSED ON SUNDAYS? Seriously? We got to look around and eat, but no shopping. Read Less
Sail Date June 2019
So disappointed that the beautiful gardens were all cluttered with concert equipment.
So disappointed that the beautiful gardens were all cluttered with concert equipment. Read Less
Sail Date June 2019
We were not impressed with driving around and pointing things out to us although the quite was informative.
We were not impressed with driving around and pointing things out to us although the quite was informative. Read Less
Sail Date May 2019
Walking tour was slow, instead of having a shuttle at different times, you either have to rush back or pay your own way back to the boat. We took the subway but it proved difficult for elderly cruise goers, a long walk to the ship.
Walking tour was slow, instead of having a shuttle at different times, you either have to rush back or pay your own way back to the boat. We took the subway but it proved difficult for elderly cruise goers, a long walk to the ship. Read Less
Sail Date April 2019
Tour guide was awful - we spent time in museum and saw amazing artwork - it was rushed- then practically ran through market areas - no time to shop or even look - wound up just going on our own again.
Tour guide was awful - we spent time in museum and saw amazing artwork - it was rushed- then practically ran through market areas - no time to shop or even look - wound up just going on our own again. Read Less
Sail Date December 2017
Part of my disappoint was maybe because Vienna just didn't live up to what I thought it would be as a city. It was very modern, very white and very busy. Our tour guide here was probably also the least knowledgable and just ... Read More
Part of my disappoint was maybe because Vienna just didn't live up to what I thought it would be as a city. It was very modern, very white and very busy. Our tour guide here was probably also the least knowledgable and just didn't know how to interact with us. Read Less
Sail Date July 2017
We found ourselves a bit disappointed with Vienna: it's very, very busy with traffic and hold ups everywhere. Some of the buildings are very beautiful - the Opera House for example. Emerald organises coach transfers to and from the ... Read More
We found ourselves a bit disappointed with Vienna: it's very, very busy with traffic and hold ups everywhere. Some of the buildings are very beautiful - the Opera House for example. Emerald organises coach transfers to and from the ship to the city centre after lunch so it's possible to go back and take a longer look. Sadly, it was pouring with rain so we didn't bother. Read Less
Sail Date October 2016
Vienna was to be the highlight of our cruise, but Mother Nature had other plans. It poured down rain all day and all evening. Viking very nicely provided us with an umbrella, but the wind broke it as soon as we opened it up, so we had to ... Read More
Vienna was to be the highlight of our cruise, but Mother Nature had other plans. It poured down rain all day and all evening. Viking very nicely provided us with an umbrella, but the wind broke it as soon as we opened it up, so we had to follow our tour guide around while soaking wet. No one on the ship had fun, and all were disappointed. We did decide to attend a Viking-planned concert of Mozart and Strauss works in a palace ballroom. Like all Viennese musicians, the group was excellent. Read Less
Sail Date August 2016
Not really what we expected. This was in a small theatre performed for Viking cruise lines. Could have been performed on ship instead of traveling 45 minutes by bus through city???
Not really what we expected. This was in a small theatre performed for Viking cruise lines. Could have been performed on ship instead of traveling 45 minutes by bus through city??? Read Less
Sail Date August 2016
Not fond of group tours consisting of too many tourists following an overwhelmed guide. Personal interests and priorities are usually not met.
Not fond of group tours consisting of too many tourists following an overwhelmed guide. Personal interests and priorities are usually not met. Read Less
Sail Date June 2016
We only went on the walking tour for a short distance then slipped off to the Lipizzaner horses
We only went on the walking tour for a short distance then slipped off to the Lipizzaner horses Read Less
Sail Date June 2016
Vienna is too big to see in an afternoon. the bus tour pointed out highlights and we went back that evening for the Mozart and Strauss concert. I highly recommend it.
Vienna is too big to see in an afternoon. the bus tour pointed out highlights and we went back that evening for the Mozart and Strauss concert. I highly recommend it. Read Less
Sail Date April 2016
Just did the bus from the ship into the city which drove around a bit. We'd spent time in Vienna before so once we reached the large market, we ventured out on our own.
Just did the bus from the ship into the city which drove around a bit. We'd spent time in Vienna before so once we reached the large market, we ventured out on our own. Read Less
Sail Date November 2015
The local tour guide took off walking at a very fast pace and never once looked back to ensure every one was with her. Dumped us off in the middle of Vienna at the end of the tour and said to meet back up at a certain time or she would ... Read More
The local tour guide took off walking at a very fast pace and never once looked back to ensure every one was with her. Dumped us off in the middle of Vienna at the end of the tour and said to meet back up at a certain time or she would assume we were finding our own way back. Very rude. But the city was beautiful. Read Less
Sail Date November 2015

Find a Cruise

Easily compare prices from multiple sites with one click